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See the Products of the Future at The Work Truck Show® 2014

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The vocational trucks, equipment, accessories and technology that will be used across a variety of industries this year and beyond will debut at The Work Truck Show® 2014, making it a can't-miss event for anyone attempting to gain an edge on the competition. More than 100 companies have already shared plans to introduce new products at The Work Truck Show 2014 through press conferences, in-booth product reveals and the New Product Spotlight and Green Product Showcase programs.

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The Work Truck Show 2014, North America's largest work truck event, runs March 5–7 at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis, IN. Educational programming, including the Green Truck Summit, begins March 4.

"The work truck industry is evolving rapidly and we are seeing a significant increase in new product and technology introductions this year," says Steve Carey, NTEA executive director. "The abundance of new products reflects positively on the work truck industry as our exhibitors and attendees look to the future."

The Work Truck Show provides a solid platform for industry leaders to launch new vehicles and provide updates on their plans for the future. Ford Commercial Truck, Kenworth Truck Co., Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America, and Ram Commercial are among the 16 companies that have scheduled press conferences at the event.

To help attendees find many of the new products debuting at the show, the Work Truck Show New Product Spotlight program highlights more than 90 offerings from exhibitors online, on-site and via the Work Truck Show mobile app. Equipment entries include new trucks and truck bodies, PTOs, air compressors, cranes, hitch accessories, overhead racks, LED lights and toolboxes. New technology ranges from cameras and controls to software for managing materials and fleets.

Some of the new products currently scheduled for introduction at The Work Truck Show 2014 include:

 

Exhibitor

Product

Booth

Advantage PressurePro

TPMS platform

2525

Airworks Compressors Corp

Rotary screw air compressor

3681

Altec Industries

Fiberglass truck bodies

5759

Aqua-Hot Heating Systems Inc.

Natural gas heating system

5881

ASA / Voyager Camera Systems

Color camera

4386

ASA / Voyager Camera Systems

Dual-camera DVR

4386

ASA / Voyager Camera Systems

Multimedia stereo

4386

Baja Designs, Inc.

LED lights

642

BOLT Locks by STRATTEC

Coupler lock

3674

Boss Industries Inc.

Diesel screw air compressor

3875

CARR

Aluminum grab handle

5396

CARR

Flip-down truck step

5396

Cequent Performance Products, Inc.

LED work light

5549

Cequent Performance Products, Inc.

Noise-reducing lockable hitch pin

5549

Cequent Performance Products, Inc.

Tri-ball mount

5549

Cequent Performance Products, Inc.

Truck rack

5549

Certified Power Inc.

Spreader and liquid control system

1021

Chelsea Products Div of Parker

280 Series PTO

3011

Chevrolet and GMC Commercial Truck

2015 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD truck

1835

Cirus Controls

Jump seat mount for Ford F-Series

5645

Cirus Controls

Road maintenance reporting system

5645

CURT Manufacturing

Gooseneck hitch for Ram 2500 and 3500

5853

CURT Manufacturing

Hitch for Ram Promaster 3500

5853

Dayton Air Control & Suspension Products

Air suspension linkage

5750

DewEze Mfg

Hydraulic valve tank system

3138

Eberhard Manufacturing

476 Series rotary latch

1033

ECCO Group

LED work light

1919

ECCO Group

Wireless camera system

1919

Echo Automotive Inc.

Bolt-on, plug-in hybrid system

5562

FLEET LEASE Disposal Inc.

Fleet management system

5484

FSX Equipment Inc.

DPF cleaning system

2501

Gold Eagle Company

Diesel fuel biocide

3579

Green Alternative Systems

CNG food truck

4683

GRIP Idle Management

Idle management system

5072

Hamsar Diversco Inc.

LED lights

5475

Hansen International, Inc.

Aluminum grab handle

5252

Henderson Products Inc.

Combination body

4539

InPower LLC

Battery management system

620

InPower LLC

Data bus throttle

620

InPower LLC

Power module switching system

620

InterMotive Vehicle Controls

Programmable relay power center

3039

Iowa Mold Tooling Co Inc.

Propane hauling body

3130

J.W. Speaker Corporation

LED light

5887

Lightning Hybrids

Hydraulic hybrid drive system

4483

LiveDrive PLUS

PTO system for Ford Super Duty trucks

5655

Masterack

Cargo management system

1521

Maxon Lift Corp

TE-25 liftgate

1531

Maxxima

LED lights

5585

Maxxima

LED work light

5585

Miller Electric Mfg Co.

Diesel air compressor/hydraulic pump/generator/converter

808

Miller Electric Mfg Co.

Diesel welder/generator

808

Mitsubishi Fuso Truck of America Inc.

Higher-GVWR Canter FE130 truck

5159

Muncie Power Products

Electronic spreader package

3022

Muncie Power Products

Hydraulic control valves

3219

New Eagle Control Systems

Color touchscreen display

5662

Odyne Systems, LLC

Plug-in hybrid system

4877

Optronics International

LED back-up lights

5747

Optronics International

LED stop/turn/tail lights

5747

Palfinger North America Group

Crane superstructure

3559

Palfinger North America Group

Hooklift hoist

3559

Palfinger North America Group

Load block stowing system

3559

Palfinger North America Group

Mechanic truck

3559

Palfinger North America Group

Service crane

3559

Palfinger North America Group

Single-point pickup lift release

3559

Palfinger North America Group

Tow body

3559

Palfinger North America Group

Truck body

3559

Peterbilt Motors Company

Model 567 truck

1825

Power-Packer, Inc.

Heavy-duty stabilization systems

4985

Power-Packer, Inc.

Light-duty stabilization systems

4985

Powertrain Integration

Propane autogas engine

5291

Powertrain Integration

Propane autogas system for 6.0L GM engine

5291

RAD Mfg LLC

Tie slats

713

Reading Truck Body, LLC

Passive security system

3259

Rebling Power Connectors

Battery disconnect switch

4594

ReTrans Freight

Freight management

2502

Rotary Lift

Mobile wheel lift

4087

ROUSH CleanTech

Alternative fuel products

5003

Rugby Manufacturing Co.

Dump bodies

3158

S&S Truck Parts Inc.

PTO parts

2301

SAF-HOLLAND Inc.

Auxiliary suspension system

2011

SafetyWeb Product Sales

Cargo net

5450

Sno-Way International Inc.

Polyurethane hoppers

1705

Transglobal Door

Roll-up reefer door

3781

TriMark Corporation

Paddle door handle

4639

TruckCraft Corp

Aluminum truck body

5079

Vanair Manufacturing Inc.

Diesel air compressor

4351

Vanair Manufacturing Inc.

PTO system for Ford trucks

4351

Venco Venturo Industries LLC

Electric service cranes

3411

Venco Venturo Industries LLC

Hydraulic crane

3411

VerSteegh Bros.

Tarp support system

715

Waymire Distribution

GPS theft, tracking and recovery device

640

Weather Guard/Knaack/Werner

Interactive configurator

3759

Webasto Thermo & Comfort North America, Inc.

Temperature controller

4383

Weigh-Safe

Hitch ball mount with built-in scale

4787

Westin Automotive Products Inc.

Overhead truck rack

5869

Westin Automotive Products Inc.

Receiver hitches

5869

Westin Automotive Products Inc.

Truck toolboxes

5869

Xantrex Technology / Schneider Electric

Inverter/charger

5369

XL Hybrids

Hybrid-electric powertrain

4181

 

To see detailed New Product Spotlight information, including product descriptions, photos and booth locations, visit www.ntea.com/worktruckshow, select "Floor Plan" from the "About the Work Truck Show" drop-down menu, and click on "Featured Exhibitors."

New Product Spotlight participants are also highlighted in the Work Truck Show app. Download instructions are available at www.ntea.com/worktruckshow/index.aspx?id=25950. The app is available through the App Store for iOS devices, the Play Store for Android devices and by using the "WTS2014" redemption code on a Blackberry device. Users can use the app to view the show's floor plan, browse educational sessions, schedule appointments and tweet about the show.

Additional new products can be found in the Green Product Showcase, which features fuel-saving equipment and technology. At the Show, New Product Spotlight and Green Product Showcase entries are called out in the event directory and on a signage wall.

To register for The Work Truck Show 2014, visit www.ntea.com or call 1-800-441-6832.

Produced annually by NTEA, The Work Truck Show brings together thousands of work truck professionals, including fleet managers, equipment buyers, maintenance personnel, manufacturers, distributors and dealers.

Connect with the NTEA on Facebook at www.facebook.com/NTEA.TheAssociationForTheWorkTruckIndustry, and join the Work Truck Show conversation on Twitter at @WorkTruckShow and @nteanews with the official hashtag: #wts2014.

About NTEA
Established in 1964, NTEA, the Association for the Work Truck Industry, represents more than 1,600 companies that manufacture, distribute, install, sell and repair commercial trucks, truck bodies, truck equipment, trailers and accessories. Buyers of work trucks and the major commercial truck chassis manufacturers also belong to the Association. NTEA provides in-depth technical information, education, and member programs and services, and produces The Work Truck Show. The Association maintains its administrative headquarters in suburban Detroit and a government relations office in Washington, DC.

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