Articles by CCJ Staff

Love’s introduces TirePass tire inflation system at 200 locations

Professional drivers across the country now have access to Love’s Travel Stops’ TirePass, a technology that detects potential tire- and wheel-related problems before they occur. They system-wide rollout for Love’s is ...

Operation Safe Driver Week enforcement blitz to be held in October

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance will hold its annual Operation Safe Driver Week during the week of Oct. 18-24. Law enforcement agencies across North America will engage in heightened traffic safety ...

Kenworth relocates Salina, Utah, dealership to larger location

Kenworth has relocated its Salina, Utah, dealership from downtown to a new 12-service bay parts and service location at a new industrial park near Interstate 70. The new location at 305 ...

Cummins continues coast-to-coast road tour: Here are the upcoming stops

Cummins launched its 2015 Redefining Tour in June, a coast-to-coast mobile tour showcasing both current and future engine technologies. The Redefining Tour will visit 34 cities across the United States and ...

Webasto’s medium-duty HVAC system

Webasto’s London air-conditioning and heating system for medium-duty applications is engineered to be compact and efficient and to offer up to 32,500 Btu/h of cooling capacity and 44,500 Btu/h of ...

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Taking Maintenance ‘In-House’ Pays Off for Wallis Transport

Two years ago, Wallis Transportation stopped outsourcing the maintenance of its truck fleet. Instead, the Cuba, Missouri-based company made the investment to bring that work…

C.R. England makes changes to corporate sales leadership

C.R. England has announced changes in the executive team that transitioned the corporate sales and marketing functions under new leadership and eliminates the position of EVP Corporate Sales and Marketing. Brandon ...

Volvo announces expanded telematics capabilities

Volvo Trucks North America has expanded its Volvo’s ASIST web-based service communication platform developed to integrate with its Truck Diagnostics System (TDS).  The integration of TDS and ASIST complements Volvo’s Remote ...

Eaton extends warranty option for certain clutches

Eaton has extended the warranty coverage on the company’s aftermarket Advantage Series and EverTough clutches with the purchase of a Genuine Eaton Clutch Installation Kit. Eaton says Advantage series warranty ...

Prepare for Brake Safety Week with these tips from Bendix

Editor's note: Bendix submitted the following to CCJ in advance of next week's Brake Safety Week inspection spree.  In advance of the Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance (CVSA) annual Brake Safety Week ...

Bentley steps down as head of Truckload Carriers Association

The Truckload Carriers Association announced Aug. 28 that Brad Bentley has  resigned from his position as president of the organization, citing family obligations in his native Alabama. He held the position ...

The Overhead Door Co.’s hold-open door keeper

The Overhead Door Co.’s Hold Open Door Keeper is a bottom roller holder designed to allow an open rollup door to rest in the open position behind the header. The ...

Commercial Vehicle Group’s wide Bostrom truck seat

Commercial Vehicle Group’s Wide Ride Core premium seat for Class 7 and 8 heavy-duty trucks, the latest addition to the company’s Bostrom Seating brand lineup, builds on its Wide Ride ...

Michelin’s regional retread

Michelin’s X Multi Energy D Pre-Mold retread for regional and emerging super-regional applications is SmartWay-verified and designed for added fuel efficiency and scrub resistance in regional applications. Suited for 4x2 ...

Emergi-Safe’s warning light

Emergi-Safe’s 2020 combines the functions of a high-power warning beacon, flashlight and work light into one product to complement reflective triangles and provide an alternative to incendiary strike flares. The ...