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Ryder Adds 400 New Euro 6 Trucks, 350 Trailers to its UK Fleet

June 12, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News, Technology
Ryder Adds 400 New Euro 6 Trucks, 350 Trailers to UK Fleets

Ryder is refreshing its rental fleet with 400 new Euro 6 tractor units together with 350 new trailers, reflecting the company’s commitment to maintaining one of the most modern and versatile rental fleets in the United Kingdom. The company’s heavyweight range is enhanced with new Euro 6 high-specification, big cab [...]

Ryder Adds Natural Gas Trucks to a Pair of Arkansas Fleets

May 21, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, Fuel, News

Ryder System, Inc., said today it has expanded its natural gas vehicle (NGV) offering into Arkansas for the first time with two customers; Alpha Packaging Inc. and Boyd Metals Transportation. The CNG vehicles for both Alpha Packaging and Boyd Metals Transportation will be maintained by Ryder at its Fort Smith, [...]

Ryder Adds 1,000-plus New Automatic Transmission Trucks

May 11, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News, Technology
Ryder Adds 1,000-plus New Automatic Transmission Trucks

Ryder System, Inc. is deploying more than 1,000 new automatic transmission trucks that will expand and refresh its North American rental fleet. The automated transmission technology gives customers the performance they need, while optimizing fuel economy. The easy-to-operate transmissions also improve the experience for drivers, by providing smoother gear shifts, [...]

Forbes Names Ryder Among America’s Best Employers

May 4, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, Image, News

Ryder System Inc., a leader in commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation, and supply chain solutions, has been named by Forbes as one of “America’s Best Employers,” ranking 62nd out of 500 on the list. The 500 employers on the list were chosen based on an independent survey of 20,000 American [...]

Ryder Inc. Active in This Week’s ACT Expo Truck Talks

May 1, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: ACT Expo, Fleet Management, Fuel
ACT Expo Sponsor Ryder Inc. Active in Next Week’s Truck Talks

Ryder System, Inc., a leader in commercial fleet management, is a platinum sponsor of the 2015 Alternative Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo. The Expo, North America’s largest alternative fuel and clean vehicle technology conference, will be held from May 4 through 7 at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas, [...]

Ryder System Tapped as 2015 Trucking Company of the Year

April 24, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, Fuel, Image, News
Ryder representatives, from left: Rick Gibbs, Lucas Liggett, Martin Schultz, Robert Hodge and John Shaw with the 2015 Trucking Company of the Year Gulf Coast Oil & Gas Award.

Ryder System Inc., a leader in commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation, and supply chain solutions, said this week it has been named the 2015 Trucking Company of the Year at the 3rd annual Gulf Coast Oil & Gas awards gala ceremony in Houston, Texas. The 2015 Gulf Coast Oil & [...]

Commercial Truck Drivers Benefit from New Ryder Technology

April 22, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News, Technology
Commercial Truck Drivers Benefit from New Ryder Technology

Ryder System Inc., a leader in commercial fleet management and supply chain solutions, has launched several new mobile tablet apps that Ryder employees will use to make renting a commercial truck from Ryder easier, faster and more convenient. Ryder’s new paperless rental process makes check-in and check-out quick and seamless. [...]

Ryder Truck Driver Danny Daniels Named TRALA’s Driver of the Year

March 24, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, Image, News, Safety
Danny Daniels, Ryder Dedicated driver named TRALA Driver of the Year.

The Truck Renting and Leasing Association (TRALA) has named Danny Daniels, a Ryder truck driver, as its Driver of the Year, during an awards dinner last week, sponsored by Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. TRALA, which is a voluntary, nonprofit national trade association that provides a unified and focused voice [...]

Ryder Opens NG Truck Maintenance & Rental Facility in California

March 16, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, Fuel, News
From left to right: Ryder VP of Sales, Alex Madrinkian; Santa Fe Springs City Manager, Thaddeus McCormack; Ryder Senior Vice President and Chief of Operations, Tom Havens; Santa Fe Springs City Councilmember, Jay Sarno; Ryder VP of Operations, Bryce B. Kinsley; and Ryder VP of Supply Management and Global Fuel Products, Scott Perry.

Ryder System Inc., a leader in commercial fleet management and supply chain solutions, has opened a new maintenance facility in California that will provide commercial natural gas and diesel vehicle maintenance for Ryder full-service lease and rental customers, along with mobile maintenance and a 20-minute rental service guarantee. The facility, [...]

Ryder Supplies British Fleet With 100 Shiny New Euro 6-compliant Trucks

March 12, 2015 By: Trucking News Staff Tags: Fleet Management, News, Technology
Ryder Supplies British Fleet With 100 Shiny New Euro 6-compliant Trucks

Ryder System Inc., a leader in commercial fleet management and supply chain solutions, said Wednesday it is the outsourced fleet provider for one of the United Kingdom’s leading manufacturers and suppliers of kitchens and joinery products. Howdens Joinery is replacing its existing fleet with 100 heavy-duty, Euro 6-compliant tractors, under [...]