Tag Archives: EATON

Eaton announces new Endurant automated manual transmission | TRANSPORT NEWS

The joint venture between Eaton Group and Cummins Inc. was the focus of the Cummins exhibit at the North American Commercial Vehicle Show in Atlanta, offering a glimpse into their diversity of the X12 and X15 when paired with the Eaton Cummins Automated Transmission Technologies all-new Endurant transmission. Endurant is the first automated heavy-duty transmission to be introduced as part ...

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SWAPPING COGS | Transport News – EATON Roadranger

The tried and true Eaton Roadranger can be significantly less expensive to recondition compared to some of the competitive AMT transmissions  At PowerTorque, we tend to focus on the latest improvements and innovations in transport, but, the fact is, there is a lot of older equipment out on the road that requires a level of maintenance and up-keep to maintain ...

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MAKING THE GRADE

The 2016 PowerTorque Technology and Innovation Awards Who could have imagined 20 years ago that profitability in the transport industry would depend largely on technology to produce sustainability and longevity? There’s no decrying the importance of the driver in the transport equation, but, instead of leaving it to the person behind the wheel to get the job done on their ...

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Hey Good Looking

The latest Sloanebuilt tipper and dog trailer sets a high standard for Guildford Demolition Taking delivery of a brand-new truck and trailer combination is always an exciting time, and for Guildford Demolition the arrival of its latest purchase sets a new benchmark for appearance. “We’re very happy with the Sloanebuilt product, and, although we’ve had Sloanebuilt bodies before in our ...

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Practical Ability

Dale Price finds that profitability comes from having the right truck for the right job We see a great divergence in the earthmoving business, with prime movers hauling end-over tippers giving way to rigid truck and dog trailers, or quad dog and even six-axle tipping trailers. What we don’t commonly see is a great trend towards 8×4 or 10×4 rigid ...

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A Perfect Ten – Eaton

Can a 10-speed transmission provide benefits over the traditional 18-speed? PowerTorque looks at the pros and cons As a nation, Australians are what the marketing people call “early adopters”. We’ve got one of the highest numbers of mobile phones per head of capita, and the growth of email, Facebook and twitter has astounded just about anyone over the age of ...

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Smooth Shifter – Cummins, Peterbilt & Eaton

Three heads are better than one as Cummins, Peterbilt and Eaton join forces to reduce fuel consumption It’s hard to be anything but positive if right now you happen to work at Cummins Engine Company. At this year’s Mid-America Truck Show, executives of the company were buoyant about their current trading position, with 2012 turning in the second best sales ...

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