BT Bulk Logistics Trends - May 1st, 2024
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May 1, 2024
CIUDAD JUÁREZ, Mexico—Engineered Transportation International equipment brands include storied tank trailer manufacturers Heil Trailer and Polar Tank Trailer, which combine to capture nearly 50% of the tank trailer market in North America. And EnTrans’ most prolific plant is its Juarez Trailer Operations (JTO) in Mexico, just across the border from...
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Jeff O’Connor plans to retire from his position as chief operating officer at Heniff Transportation Systems next month.

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There might be a better path to transportation decarbonization than manufactured battery-electric vehicle adoption after all.

For over 50 years the Ridewell Corporation has led the industry in the design and manufacturing of heavy duty truck and trailer suspensions. We own over 70 patents for exclusive features used by large manufacturers of trucks and trailers.

Air Products plans to build a network of permanent, commercial-scale, multi-modal hydrogen refueling stations in Canada.

The Steam-Flo® steam generator is a great solution for cleaning tank cars with low-pressure steam. Mobile units available to clean cars on location. Learn more by contacting a Sioux tank car cleaning expert today at 877-763-4039.

Multimodal Tank Care, a joint-venture partnership between Cotac and Contargo, recently established a new site in Ludwigshafen, Germany, that offers tank container cleaning, repair, and maintenance.

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Wabash recently secured 2023 Plant Safety Awards from the Truck Trailer Manufacturers Association (TTMA) for its tank trailer operation in San José Iturbide, Mexico, and platform trailer operation in Cadiz, Kentucky.

The new CBX AeroBeam line of fixed frame suspensions offers the best in top mount design technology with 23k, 25k and 30k capacity models. When equipped with optional P89 disc brakes, the series provides the lightest weight fixed frame air suspensions available. Its versatility meets most vocational fleet applications. The CBXAN23 model is ideal for tank, platform and bulk transport trailers.

Researchers from Chulalongkorn University in Thailand say yeast will play a key role in the production of fossil-based renewable fuels, including aviation biofuel.
This month’s issue features Modern’s move to BeyondTrucks’ TMS platform, EnTrans’ prolific Juarez production facility, our NTTC Annual Conference preview, and much more!

Heil Trailer is a global manufacturer of specialty transport trailers, including petroleum, dry bulk, stainless, crude and asphalt trailers. An iconic brand with over 120 years of enduring performance, Heil Trailer exceeds industry expectations with premium trailers that are delivered on time and provide the highest quality, longevity and resale value.

Final March Class 8 net orders totaled 17,410 units, which is down 8.4% year-over-year, but total Class 5-7 orders surged 23% year-over-year to 23,359 units, according to the latest report from ACT Research.
Premier Truck Rental (PTR), a provider of custom work truck and trailer rentals, recently added “cutting-edge” fuel lube and mini-lube trucks to its fleet.
Volvo Trucks North America and Mack Trucks now are fueling newly assembled trucks with hydrotreated vegetable oil (HVO) in a bid to boost sustainability and reduce reliance on fossil fuels.
Teletrac Navman recently added driver distraction, cell phone usage, and drowsy driver detection to its AI-powered dashcam and video telematics solution, the IQ Camera.