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  • Peterbilt Models Available with Smartire

    Helping provide improved fuel economy, safety and tire life, the Bendix SmarTire Tire Pressure Monitoring System is now available for Peterbilt’s Models 579 and 567. The  system monitors the pressure and temperature of each tire in real time and will warn the operator of potential problems.

  • Hytera to Debut New TETRA and DMR Portables

    The Hytera Z1p radio is feature-packed with up to 5 Watts of talking power.

  • University charges up fleet

    The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s Parking & Transportation division has installed two “fast” electric vehicle charging stations.

  • Do-it-yourself carburetor cleaning

    With some basic tools, a shop towel, and a couple of hours, you can clean your engines' carburetors yourself and save time and money.

  • Rent a hybrid refuse truck

    Parker Hannifin Corporation has announced that it has entered into a partnership with Big Truck Rental to offer a Parker RunWise Advanced Series Hybrid Drive System on refuse trucks available for rent prior to purchasing a truck.

  • Mack Trucks previews new LR Refuse Series at WasteExpo 2014

    Mack Trucks today previewed the new Mack LR series of low-entry cabover refuse trucks designed with the driver, customer and demands of the rigorous job in mind.

  • Free tool for writing construction equipment RFPs

    Caterpillar’s updated procurement website gives agencies a simple way to ask and compare product features, pricing, capabilities, and financing options for multiple equipment brands.

  • High-pressure wheel-washing

    Wheel-washing protects snow-and-ice control equipment and minimizes the spread of invasive plants.

  • Fuel-efficient heavy-duty truck

    Vocational vehicle features five-piece hood for easy repair access.

  • Self-cleaning vehicle camera

    Fluid is sprayed onto the lens surface and then cleared with a built-in wiper.