Vehicles http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/taxonomy/term/7875/more en Wyoming DOT selects Lear for connected vehicle pilot program http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/wyoming-dot-selects-lear-connected-vehicle-pilot-program <div class="node-body article-body">Lear Corporation has been chosen by the Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) as its exclusive partner to supply advanced vehicle-to-vehicle and vehicle-to-infrastructure road-side units and on-board units.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/wyoming-dot-selects-lear-connected-vehicle-pilot-program" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/wyoming-dot-selects-lear-connected-vehicle-pilot-program#comments Business Tools Components Vehicles Fleet Equipment News Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:37:00 +0000 43531 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Great Dane makes Microban standard in liners http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/great-dane-makes-microban-standard-liners <div class="node-body article-body">Great Dane and Microban International announced a new partnership that provides Microban antimicrobial product protection exclusively in Great Dane’s Everest reefers.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/great-dane-makes-microban-standard-liners" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/great-dane-makes-microban-standard-liners#comments Components Vehicles Fleet Equipment News Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:26:00 +0000 43521 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Embark unveils self-driving truck transport technology http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/embark-unveils-self-driving-truck-transport-technology <div class="node-body article-body">Embark, developer of self-driving technologies for commercial transportation, has unveiled its self-driving truck technology to the public.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/embark-unveils-self-driving-truck-transport-technology" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/embark-unveils-self-driving-truck-transport-technology#comments Vehicles Carriers Fleet Equipment News Tue, 07 Mar 2017 15:32:00 +0000 43251 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Class 8 orders hit 13-month high in January http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/class-8-orders-hit-13-month-high-january <div class="node-body article-body">Class 8 net orders jumped to a 13-month high in January 2017 at 22,188 units, lending further support to the notion that Q2-Q3 2016 marked the bottom of the current cycle, according to ACT Research.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/class-8-orders-hit-13-month-high-january" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/class-8-orders-hit-13-month-high-january#comments Business Tools Vehicles Fleet Equipment News Tue, 28 Feb 2017 15:13:00 +0000 43131 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com “Everyday Heroes” T680 truck aids in campaign to halt human trafficking http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/everyday-heroes-t680-truck-aids-campaign-halt-human-trafficking <div class="node-body article-body">In an effort to further educate and fund efforts against human trafficking, Inland Kenworth has put together a special “Everyday Heroes” Kenworth T680 truck with a distinctive paint scheme and signage.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/everyday-heroes-t680-truck-aids-campaign-halt-human-trafficking" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/everyday-heroes-t680-truck-aids-campaign-halt-human-trafficking#comments Vehicles Fleet Equipment News Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:34:00 +0000 43031 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Food bank enlists fleet of Kenworths to serve needy http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/food-bank-enlists-fleet-kenworths-serve-needy <div class="node-body article-body">Hunger in the United States is a daunting problem—more than 42 million live in food “insecure” households. That means about 13% of households have trouble putting food on the table, and nearly half of those experience severe need.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/food-bank-enlists-fleet-kenworths-serve-needy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/food-bank-enlists-fleet-kenworths-serve-needy#comments Vehicles Fleet Equipment Foodservice News Tue, 24 Jan 2017 15:31:00 +0000 42601 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com University project focuses on cutting fuel consumption http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/university-project-focuses-cutting-fuel-consumption <div class="node-body article-body">Purdue University is leading part of a national effort to reduce vehicle fuel consumption by 20% through automated systems that interconnect trucks and cars and the transportation infrastructure using sensors and online cloud technology.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/university-project-focuses-cutting-fuel-consumption" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/university-project-focuses-cutting-fuel-consumption#comments Components Fuel Savings Vehicles Fleet Equipment Going Green News Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:26:00 +0000 42581 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Navajo Express drivers realize success using Kenworth T680 trucks http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/navajo-express-drivers-realize-success-using-kenworth-t680-trucks <div class="node-body article-body">Serving the food and beverage industry across 48 US states, Navajo Express has a reputation for excellent service and on-time deliveries. Based in Denver CO, this long-time Kenworth customer stresses that any success it has achieved rests on the hard work and day-to-day commitment of its drivers.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/navajo-express-drivers-realize-success-using-kenworth-t680-trucks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/carriers/navajo-express-drivers-realize-success-using-kenworth-t680-trucks#comments Vehicles Carriers Fleet Equipment News Wed, 04 Jan 2017 15:12:00 +0000 42311 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Wabash Cold Chain trailer gains momentum http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/wabash-cold-chain-trailer-gains-momentum <div class="node-body article-body">Wabash National Corporation announced a commitment from a fourth fleet to join the company’s launch program for its Cold Chain Series refrigerated van trailer made with molded structural composites.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/wabash-cold-chain-trailer-gains-momentum" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/fleet-equipment/wabash-cold-chain-trailer-gains-momentum#comments Equipment Vehicles Fleet Equipment Refrigeration News Fri, 09 Dec 2016 15:05:00 +0000 41951 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com Nikola One: Hydrogen power happening? http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/nikola-one-hydrogen-power-happening <div class="node-body article-body">Nikola Motors Company USA has developed a Class 8 truck powered by a hydrogen fuel cell. The firm said this truck, called the Nikola One, will have an operational range of 1,200 miles.</div> <p><a href="http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/nikola-one-hydrogen-power-happening" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://refrigeratedtransporter.com/going-green/nikola-one-hydrogen-power-happening#comments Emissions Fuel Savings Vehicles Fleet Equipment Going Green News Thu, 08 Dec 2016 15:25:00 +0000 41931 at http://refrigeratedtransporter.com