Heavy Duty Trucking

NOV 2014

The Fleet Business Authority

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www.truckinginfo.com to its director of sustainability, lowering greenhouse gas emissions at the same time. More than 50% of the fleet is 2010 or newer heavy-duty vehicles, and SEFL has outfitted 3,000 trailers with aerodynamic skirts in the past nine months. It added 6 acres of solar panels in two facilities, and a cistern in one location uses the water from rainfall to irrigate the property vegetation. UPS Atlanta, Ga. For-hire carrier Big Brown has always been an early adopter of innovative technologies. In the early 1930s, it intro- duced electric vehicles into its package delivery fleet. Today, it operates one of the industry's largest private alternative fuel and advanced technology fleets, with more than 3,150 low-emissions vehicles, including all- electrics, electric hybrids, hydraulic hybrids, propane, CNG, LNG and biomethane. In March, UPS announced plans to roll out 1,000 propane autogas vehicles and 50 on-site refueling dispensers beginning in 2015. Pro- prietary routing programs minimize left-hand turns for drivers and other route-optimization strategies. WALMART Bentonville, Ark. Private fleet Walmart generated some of the biggest buzz of this year's Mid-America Trucking Show with its futuristic INCREASE UPTIME AND DECREASE MAINTENANCE COSTS. The Prestone Command ® line of heavy duty antifreeze, additives and testing products deliver the technology and innovation feets can trust. Protects your engine from extreme on-road conditions and corrosion while increasing uptime with the proven reliability of Prestone. PRESTONE PRODUCTS CORPORATION, 1900 West Field Court, Lake Forest, IL 60045, ©2014 Prestone Products Corporation www.PrestoneCommand.com • (888) 282-8960 Email: OrdersPrestoneCommand@Prestone.com Prestone Antifreeze/Coolant has protected vehicle cooling systems since 1927. TAKE COMMAND with the COMPLETE SOLUTION Circle 247 on Reader Action Card

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