A technician from Los Lunas, N.M., who operates a service truck he calls “White Lightning,” is the private-sector Technician of the Year for 2017, the Association of Equipment Management Professionals announced recently. more

Dan Anderson has retired his ball-pein hammer and battery terminal clamp puller but is holding onto them as keepsakes. more

An infographic is now available to remind equipment users about five key steps to keeping fuel clean in tier 4 engines. more

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Service Truck Magazine staffers Keith Norbury, Nick Moss and Tom Henry shown readying for Conexpo booth S60226 and NTEA Work Truck Show booth 54504. more

Not one but two pro football Hall of Famers will share keynote speaker duties at the 2017 Work Truck Show in Indianapolis. more

Companies prepare for massive triennial ConExpo-Con/Agg heavy equipment trade show in the Nevada desert Keith Norbury Service Truck Magazine more

Attendees tend to agree that show traffic in 2016 was of high quality. Keith Norbury Service Truck Magazine more

Muncie Power Products, Inc. offers a family of directional control valves built with higher pressure capabilities to withstand the most extreme applications. more

A new aluminum service truck bumper from Pride Bodies Ltd. weighs 200 pounds less than a similar steel bumper. more

The adage, “A painter’s house always needs to be painted,” also applies to service trucks and the techs who work from them. more

Two new social media destinations have been launched to help attendees at next year’s Work Truck Show in Indianapolis. more

The new TC series hydraulic cranes from Stellar Industries Inc. combine “compact European design with an American approach to sensible crane control,” says a news release from the manufacturer. more

Iowa Mold Tooling Inc. has hired a new customer support manager. Holly McCoy-Nelson will lead the customer service and aftermarket support teams at IMT, said a news release from the company, which is based in Garner, Iowa. more

Muncie Power’s Optimum Series is designed for durability, featuring a rigid pump design for long product life and maintained performance. more

Ranger Design Launches the MAX-RACK; a new drop down ladder system at the North American Work Truck Show March 4-6 2015 more

The new Dimension 650 multipurpose welder boasts the performance of a larger machine but in an easier-to-handle package, says a news release from the manufacturer. more


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Service truck crane operators now have until November 2017 to become federally certified. Keith Norbury Service Truck Magazine more