Today's Trucking

CUMMINS SAYS YES & NO TO SCR

March 3, 2014

September 26, 2007 Vol. 3, No. 20 After a few weeks with not so much happening out there in product land, the last couple have been full of interesting developments, not least of which was a very big one from […]


YOUR NEXT FRONT END?

March 3, 2014

July 19, 2006 Vol. 2, No. 15 So it was back to Europe for me since the last Product Watch e-newsletter, Germany in this case, just in time to join the insanity surrounding the World Cup ‘consolation’ game in Stuttgart. […]


THE LOCKWOOD REPORT

March 3, 2014

DOES ANYONE NOT LIKE OLD TRUCKS? When you get right down to it, I’m probably much the same as a lot of you folks. I just plain like trucks. The people of trucking are terrific and the industry at large […]


AN INTERNATIONAL TOUR

March 3, 2014

May 5, 2010 Vol. 6, No. 9 Despite the dreaded code on my boarding pass that told the rabid security folks at the airport to give me everything but a cavity search, I got on a chartered plane last week […]


BRAKE SMARTS & FREE FUEL, SORTA

March 3, 2014

July 1, 2009 Vol. 5, No. 13 Almost nothing on a truck or trailer causes more grief than its braking system, and almost nobody understands brakes as well as our own Allan C. Wright. Given that he lives in B.C., […]


CUMMINS SAYS ‘YES’ TO SCR

March 3, 2014

August 13, 2008 Vol. 4, No. 17 WOW! BIG NEWS out of Indiana hit the street today as Cummins announced that it’s going to use selective catalytic reduction (SCR) technology in its 2010 heavy-duty ‘X’ engines after all. That reverses […]


WANTED: GOVERNMENT SUPPORT

March 3, 2014

May 23, 2007 Vol. 3, No. 10 Sometimes I get jealous when I hear about the work going on in the United States and Europe to explore new technologies, new fuels, new ways of trucking smarter. There are demonstration projects […]


VOCATION IS EVERYTHING

March 3, 2014

February 1, 2006 Vol. 2, No. 3 A lot of news came out of the World of Concrete show in Las Vegas a week or so ago, like the revival of the International ‘Paystar’ name and our first look at […]