2009 Fleet Study indicates slow demand for 2010 units
- EPA provides about $7 million in funding to reduce school bus diesel emissions. // Trailer / Body Builders;Oct2015, Vol. 56 Issue 12, p18
The article focuses on the move of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to provide approximately $7 million in funding for rebates to public and private school bus fleet owners for replacement and retrofit of older school buses.
- MSS coming. Weber, Rick // Bulk Transporter;Aug2012, Vol. 75 Issue 2, p30
The article discusses issues related to implication of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)-based formal Maintenance Startup and Shutdown (MSS) permitting program for firms operating commercial transport vehicles. It has been informed that MSS activities are of two types namely planned and...
- in brief. // Commercial Carrier Journal;Jul2005, Vol. 162 Issue 7, p16
Presents news briefs on the commercial vehicle industry in the U.S. as of July 2005. National average retail price of a gallon of diesel for the week ended June 27, 2005; Proposed changes of the Administration to its September 27, 2002 final rule concerning protection against shifting and...
- TMCSuperTech2010 competition. Molla, Tom // Fleet Equipment;Aug2010, Vol. 36 Issue 8, p9
The article focuses on the TMCSuperTech2010 Competition of the Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC) which will be held at the TMC Fall Meeting on September 20 to 23, 2010 in Raleigh, North Carolina. It states that the competition will feature Kurt Hornicek, a staff member of the Automotive...
- in brief. // Commercial Carrier Journal;Dec2006, Vol. 163 Issue 12, p34
The article presents updates on issues and events related to the financial aspect of the commercial carrier industry in the U.S. Loans are being offered by the Environmental Protection Agency and the Small Business Administration to purchase SmartWay Upgrade kits, a collection of fuel-saving...
- R-22 Refrigerant Shortage Anticipated. Garry, Michael // Supermarket News Expert Blog;3/28/2012, p8
The article reports that the supply of R-22 refrigerant may not meet the demand due to a proposed revision in 2011 by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency concerning its availability.
- The 2009 Report on Walk-In Van Bodies Sold Separately: World Market Segmentation by City. Parker, Philip M. // City Segmentation Reports;1/20/2010, pN.PAG
A report that summarizes the economic potential for major cities in more than 200 countries around the globe for walk-in van bodies for 2009 is presented. It provides latent demand or potential industry earnings (PIE) estimates for the product for each city, including the percent share the city...
- Illinois breaks through. // Commercial Carrier Journal;Jul2005, Vol. 162 Issue 7, p24
Provides information on the "Commercial Carrier Journal" Equipment Demand Index in the U.S. as of August 2004. Possibility that Illinois could be tops for both van and refrigerated demand; Rank of Ohio in van searches; Basis of the index; Significance of the index to fleet operators.
- European Union's new commercial vehicle market registers 14.7% gain in September. // Trailer / Body Builders;Nov2015, Vol. 57 Issue 1, p5
The article reports on the increase in the demand for commercial vehicles in the European Union market for September 2015. Topics discussed include the increase in the number of registrations for buses and coaches, the number of units for the registration of light commercial vehicles such as...