Articles by CCJ Staff

CCJ a finalist for prominent Jesse H. Neal editorial award

CCJ has been named a finalist for a Jesse H. Neal business-to-business media award in the category of Best Subject-Related Integrated Package for its Trucking's Future Now package. The package addresses the key changes to transportation that ...

Preventable or not? Doe cut off at the pass – well, not quite

During lunch at Union 76, some of the guys at the far table were arguing about who had the best country-western guitar. Trucker John Doe definitely felt he’d won, having ...

Four cities added to Freightliner’s ‘Hardest Working Cities’

New York City, Charlotte, Edmonton and Seattle-Tacoma have been added to the list of Freightliner’s Hardest Working Cities. Freightliner announced the new cities Feb. 3 at the World of Concrete trade ...

Walmart driver pleads not guily to manslaughter charges in Tracy Morgan crash

The truck driver involved in the accident that killed one man and injured comedian Tracy Morgan in June of 2014 pleaded not guilty to all charges when he was arraigned ...

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PC-11 Mythbusters: Get the facts on the new category

With the new PC-11 heavy duty motor oil (HDMO) category currently targeted for December 1, 2016, fleets must begin preparing for this critical change in…

CCJ Innovator of the Year will be announced tonight: Here are the 11 carrier finalists

CCJ's annual Innovator of the Year award winner will be named tonight at the CCJ Innovators Summit, culminating the annual year-long Innovators program. Each month, CCJ highlights in print and online ...

Bendix Brakes launching premium line for lighter duty vehicles

Bendix Brakes is launching a new premium product line, offering brake pads, discs, shoes and complete brake shoe kit coverage for late model vehicles. Bendix Premium line of friction products features copper-free ...

Eaton adds vocational coverage to Fuller Advantage series

Eaton has expanded coverage of its Fuller Advantage series automated overdrive models to vocational applications. Initially launched in other applications in 2013, Evan Vijithakumara, product strategy manager, Eaton, says the technology is ...

Mack making GuardDog Connect telematics standard on TerraPro cabover

Mack announced Tuesday its continued telematics push, making GuardDog Connect standard in all Mack TerraPro cabover models equipped with a Mack MP engine. GuardDog Connect has been standard on the Pinnacle, Granite and Titan ...

Mack appoints first Mack Certified Uptime Centers

Four North American Mack dealers have earned the distinction of becoming the company's first Mack Certified Uptime Centers. Vision Truck Center of Mississauga, Ontario, Canada; Vanguard Truck Center of Phoenix, Az.; Nextran ...

TMC Transportation files order for 1,500 Peterbilt Model 579s

TMC Transportation, the largest privately held flatbed carrier in the U.S., has ordered 1,500 Peterbilt Model 579s in a multi-year agreement announced Tuesday by Peterbilt Motors Company. TMC, a long time ...

Estes installs solar panels to power N.C. terminal

Estes Express Lines (No. 13 on the CCJ Top 250) has installed a new photovoltaic solar power system at the company's Greensboro, N.C., terminal. Consisting of 2,760 solar panels on the ...

SAF-Holland’s aftermarket parts line

SAF-Holland’s Gold Line Quality Parts brand offers landing gear accessories, brake chambers, tapered wheel bearings, kingpin locks, air springs and grease, as well as Gabriel shock absorbers and TSE brake ...

Love’s set to expand CNG network with purchase of Trillium

Love's Travel Stops has agreed to purchase Trillium CNG, a provider of compressed natural gas, which will add 37 public-access CNG locations to Love's existing network. The purchase gives Love's a ...