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Omar Castillo’s ‘Blue Demon’ 2011 Kenworth T660

He uses the rig to haul hazardous loads from Houston to Long Beach, California. He has owned Blue Demon for six years, adding pieces to the truck as he goes along. The truck is powered by a Cummins ISX with a 13-speed and 3:55 rears.

SafetyDriven offering free meals for truckers

KELOWNA, B.C. – SafetyDriven is taking part in the Meals for Truckers initiative, and will be providing free meals at three locations next week. On June 10, the organization will be offering free meals for truckers from 9 a.m. till 6 p.m. at the Kelown…

DTNA’s North American production resumes

PORTLAND, Ore. – Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) has resumed production at all nine of its North American manufacturing operations. The latest to reopen were the Saltillo and Santiago, Mexico plants, which resumed production June 1, the company ann…

HDMA appoints marketing executive

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. –The Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association (HDMA) has appointed Caterina Pontoriero manager, marketing communications and member engagement. She has 12 years of experience in business-to-business marketing and journalism, th…