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TRUCKS & COMPONENTS

This year’s on- and on/off-highway equipment showcase combines offerings unveiled at World of Concrete and ConExpo-Con/Agg. Volvo Trucks’ new mixer- and dump-grade VHD and International’s HV50 package (page 37), assembled with body builder Beck Industrial, top the list of 2020 breakthroughs for mixer, dump, cement tanker and tractor-flatbed trailer fleets. Daimler Trucks North America hints at its own show stopper: A new Western Star Trucks vocational model rolling out later this year.

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Truck Tracking 2.0: What’s next?

We can see where drivers are and how they spend their time, but our ready-mix trucks can tell us so much more

By Victoria K. Sicaras

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PRACTICAL, ATTRACTIVE SOLUTIONS

The Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute Spotlights Building, Transportation Structure Design Excellence

A state-of-the-art television studio, a memorial to civil rights, and a museum for a national landmark are among the winning projects in the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute’s 2020 PCI Design Awards program. Judges awarded 25 projects and five honorable mentions for design excellence in building and transportation categories.

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