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Crimson Fire Expands Product Portfolio With the Introduction of the New Classic Series(TM)

INDIANAPOLIS, -- Crimson Fire, Inc., a leading manufacturer of custom and purpose-built fire apparatus, is introducing a high performance, durable and affordably priced product line known as the Classic Series at the Fire Department Instructor's Conference (FDIC), which opened today in Indianapolis, IN. The Classic Series is a strategic addition to the Crimson Fire portfolio as it enables the...

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Custom Vocational Trucks are built to application demands.

Available in truck or day-cab configurations, CatÂ-® CT660 can be built with body types such as dump, refuse, hauler, and mixer. Class 8 vocational trucks, powered by Cat CT Series diesel, 4-cycle, inline 6-cyclinder engines, feature aluminum alloy cab construction and aerodynamic sloped hood. Chassis features set-back axle, with 116 and 122 in. bumper to back of cab lengths available....

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Indigen Armor Announces U.S. Unveiling of Armored Non-Standard Tactical Truck at SOFIC-2010

INDIAN LAND, S.C. - Defense Venture Group, Ltd. subsidiary, Indigen Armor, will conduct its U.S. unveiling of the Non-Standard Tactical Truck (NSTT) at the 2010 Special Operations Forces Industry Conference (SOFIC), in Tampa, FL this week. A purpose-built armored, 4-door, 4-wheel drive, turbo diesel pick-up truck, the NSTT is perfect for special operations, defense, paramilitary and security...

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Fire Truck meets department needs for emergency response.

TransformerÂ-® integrates pump and manifold system into body forward of rear wheels, freeing up space to mount/store equipment and improving break-over angle to ease navigation of speed bumps, curbs, and other obstacles. System's PTO pump is available with 1,250-1,500 gpm capacity, and 750 gal water tank and Smart Power 6 kw hydraulic generator are also included. Featuring 178 in. wheelbase,...

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American Axle & Manufacturing Awarded Driveline Design and Manufacturing Responsibilities for GM's Next Generation Full-Size Truck Program

Announces Increase in New Business Backlog DETROIT, Jan. 17 -- American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc. (AAM), which is traded as AXL on the NYSE, today announced that it will continue its role as driveline supplier for the next generation of GM's full-size trucks. AAM's sales of driveline components relating to GM's full-size pick-ups and SUVs represent more than half of AAM's annual sales....

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Boom Truck offers 50 ton capacity on commercial chassis.

Featuring crane with base rating of 50 tons at 6 ft radius, truck meets published road and federal bridge laws when configured with tag axle in addition to tandem driving axle. Other features include 4-section, 96 ft boom; free swing with pilot operated controls; ACCUSwing metering system; ROCSolid radio outrigger control; and CANbus Load Moment Indicator with wireless ATB. Area of operation...

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UQM Technologies and Phoenix Motorcars to Collaborate on the Development of a Plug-In Hybrid Sport Utility Truck

FREDERICK, Colo., April 25 - UQM TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (AMEX:UQM) announced today that it has completed an agreement with Phoenix Motorcars, Inc. to collaborate on the development of a plug-in hybrid model of a sport utility truck currently produced and sold by Phoenix as an all-electric vehicle. Plug-in hybrid electric vehicles ( PHEV ) use the same technology as the popular hybrids on the road...

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Spartan Chassis Showcases 'Next Generation of Custom' at FDIC

Company Delivers Ultimate Customization, Complete Flexibility CHARLOTTE, Mich., April 19 -- Spartan Chassis, Inc. will showcase its next generation of custom approach to products and services during the Fire Department Instructors Conference, which opens today. Spartan Chassis, a subsidiary of Spartan Motors, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPAR), will focus on changes to its product line that allow fire...

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