Big Truck Rental

| Big Truck Rental, the nationwide leader in refuse rental trucks, announced today that it has been awarded a new contract starting November 1 to provide rental of new refuse trucks and purchase of premium pre-owned refuse trucks to the participants in the U.S. Communities national cooperative purchasing program.  Following a thorough evaluation by the lead ... READ MORE

Stertil-Koni Research Reveals 10 Top Tips to Raise Vehicle Lift Safety Ahead of Upcoming Winter Season

| STEVENSVILLE, MD October 18, 2018 – Following an in-depth review of bus and truck maintenance facilities across North America, combined with heightened service demands resulting from the increased severity of weather events over the past decade, heavy duty (HD) vehicle lift leader Stertil-Koni recommends 10 top tips to improve safety for the busy technicians working ... READ MORE

Ridewell Suspensions

| Springfield, MO – Ridewell Suspensions has revised and expanded the 233-20K truck and trailer product lines to better serve customer needs.  The truck and trailer product lines have expanded availability for galvanized components.  The trailer drum brake models have a new cross-channel and hanger design. The 233-20K truck suspension family now has expanded options for ... READ MORE

New Goodyear Waste Haul Retread Offers Long Miles to Removal, Enhanced Traction

| Goodyear Endurance WHD is part of Goodyear’s Total Solution for waste haul fleets and the newest addition to Goodyear’s portfolio of waste haul products  AKRON, Ohio, Oct. 8, 2018 –  Waste haul fleets that want to optimize their tire investment through retreading have a new option with the Goodyear Endurance WHD. Engineered to provide enhanced traction ... READ MORE

Scott Smith named Director of Municipal Sales for Big Truck Rental

| Tampa, FL, August 13, 2018 — Big Truck Rental, LLC. announced that Scott Smith will be taking on the role of Director of Municipal Sales.  Scott will be responsible for the strategy and execution of fleet management plans to support the needs of the municipal sector for both the United States and Canada. “I am ... READ MORE

New Firestone Drive Tire Offers Aggressive Traction for Light to Moderate On/Off-Highway Service

| NASHVILLE, Tenn. (August 7, 2018) – Bridgestone Americas, Inc. (Bridgestone) today announced the expansion of its Firestone commercial truck tire portfolio with the launch of Firestone FD711™ drive tire. Engineered for durable, long-lasting performance in high-scrub and high-traction applications, the Firestone FD711 tire offers solid grip, long wear and enhanced retread capability. The tire is ... READ MORE

Waste Collection Vehicle Maintenance

| When it comes to maintenance, the basics still apply, says Curtis Dorwart, refuse product manager for Mack Trucks. “Don’t forget the basics! The life of a truck can be 10 to 15 years with proper maintenance.” ... READ MORE

New Way Part of First Electric Refuse Trucks Delivery in Seattle

| Scranton, IA (July 17, 2018) — New Way Trucks, a leader in garbage truck manufacturing, continues its long-term relationship with Recology with the development of Seattle, Washington’s first two electric refuse trucks. The BYD Motors 8R Class-8 battery-electric trucks, fitted with New Way Viper Rear Loader bodies, will also be the first electric refuse trucks ... READ MORE

Catalina Composites appoints Armando Ramirez as Sales and Marketing Manager

| GARDEN GROVE, CA, July 11, 2018- Catalina Composites announces the key appointment of alternative fuel industry veteran Armando Ramirez to its sales and marketing team. Armando will assume the role of Sales and Marketing Manager and will be responsible for promoting Catalina’s composite products as well as growing and developing its customer base in the ... READ MORE

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