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In the road transport or trucking industry a B-train consists of two trailers linked together by a fifth wheel, and are up to 26 m (85 ft) long.
Bayswater is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 29 km east of Melbourne's Central Business District.
Bremerton is a city in Kitsap County, Washington, United States.
Buda Engine was founded in 1881 by George Chalender in Buda, Illinois, to make equipment for railways.
Cab-over, also known as cab over engine (COE), cab forward (U.S.), or forward control (UK), is a body style of truck, bus, or van that has a vertical front, "flat face" or a semi-hood, with the cab of the truck sitting above (or forward of) the front axle.
Chillicothe is a city in and the county seat of Ross County, Ohio, United States.
A convention is a set of agreed, stipulated, or generally accepted standards, norms, social norms, or criteria, often taking the form of a custom.
DAF Trucks NV is a Dutch truck manufacturing company and a division of Paccar.
A division of a business, sometimes called a business sector or business unit (segment), is one of the parts into which a business, organization or company is divided.
A dump truck (known in the UK as a dumper/tipper truck) is a truck used for transporting loose material (such as sand, gravel, or demolition waste) for construction.
A factory or manufacturing plant is an industrial site, usually consisting of buildings and machinery, or more commonly a complex having several buildings, where workers manufacture goods or operate machines processing one product into another.
George T. Gerlinger was influential in the railroad and lumber products business in the U.S. state of Oregon in the early 20th century.
Gillig Corporation (formerly Gillig Brothers) is an American designer and manufacturer of buses.
The Great Northern Railway was an American Class I railroad.
Hall-Scott Motor Car Company was an American manufacturing company based in Berkeley, California.
Hayward (formerly, Haywards, Haywards Station, and Haywood) is a city located in Alameda County, California in the East Bay subregion of the San Francisco Bay Area.
Hercules Engine Corporation was an American engine manufacturer located in Canton, Ohio.
An internal combustion engine (ICE) is a heat engine where the combustion of a fuel occurs with an oxidizer (usually air) in a combustion chamber that is an integral part of the working fluid flow circuit.
The International Harvester Company (abbreviated first IHC and later IH) was a United States manufacturer of agricultural machinery, construction equipment, trucks, and household and commercial products.
Interurban Press was a small, privately owned American publishing company, specializing in books about streetcars, other forms of rail transit and railroads in North America, from 1943MacDougall, Kent (May 19, 1983).
J.D. Power is an American-based global marketing information services company founded in 1968 by James David Power III.
The James Bond series focuses on a fictional British Secret Service agent created in 1953 by writer Ian Fleming, who featured him in twelve novels and two short-story collections.
The Kenworth T600 is a model line of conventional-cab trucks that were produced by the American truck manufacturer Kenworth from 1984 to 2007.
The Kenworth T660 is a class 8 truck model by Kenworth, first introduced in 2007.
The Kenworth W900 is a model line of conventional-cab trucks produced by the American truck manufacturer Kenworth.
Kirkland is a city in King County, Washington, United States.
A knock-down kit is a kit containing the parts needed to assemble a product.
Licence to Kill is a 1989 British spy film, the sixteenth in the ''James Bond'' film series produced by Eon Productions, and the last to star Timothy Dalton in the role of the fictional MI6 agent James Bond.
Logging is the cutting, skidding, on-site processing, and loading of trees or logs onto trucks or skeleton cars.
George McClellan Sebree III (August 26, 1932 – March 7, 2010), better known as Mac Sebree, was an American journalist, writer and publisher whose area of expertise was urban mass transit, particularly urban rail transit.
Manufacturing is the production of merchandise for use or sale using labour and machines, tools, chemical and biological processing, or formulation.
Mexicali is the capital city of the Mexican state of Baja California and seat of the Municipality of Mexicali.
Murphy-Hoffman Company (MHC) is the largest privately owned multi-state network of truck dealerships and leasing locations, providing truck-related services to more than 50,000 customers.
PACCAR Inc is an American Fortune 500 company and counts among the largest manufacturers of medium- and heavy-duty commercial vehicles in the world.
Peterbilt Motors Company, founded in 1939, is an American manufacturer of medium- and heavy-duty trucks.
Philip Gustav Johnson (November 5, 1894 - September 14, 1944) was a pioneer in the manufacturing of airplanes and in the creation and operation of commercial airlines in the United States and Canada.
Portland is the largest city in the U.S. state of Oregon and the seat of Multnomah County.
Preston is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 9 km north from Melbourne's Central Business District.
Renton is a city in King County, Washington, and an inner-ring suburb of Seattle.
Sainte-Thérèse is an off-island suburb northwest of Montreal, in southwestern Quebec, Canada, in the Thérèse-De Blainville Regional County Municipality.
A school bus is a type of bus owned, leased, contracted to, or operated by a school or school district and regularly used to transport students to and from school or school-related activities, but not including a charter bus or transit bus.
Seattle is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States.
A semi-trailer truck (more commonly semi truck or simply "semi") is the combination of a tractor unit and one or more semi-trailers to carry freight.
Shelton is the county seat of Mason County, Washington, United States.
The straight-six engine or inline-six engine (often abbreviated I6 or L6) is an internal combustion engine with the cylinders mounted in a straight line along the crankcase with all the pistons driving a common crankshaft (straight engine).
A subsidiary, subsidiary company or daughter company"daughter company.
Tacoma is a mid-sized urban port city and the county seat of Pierce County, Washington, United States.
A transit bus (also big bus, commuter bus, city bus, town bus, stage bus, public bus or simply bus) is a type of bus used on shorter-distance public transport bus services.
A trolleybus (also known as trolley bus, trolley coach, trackless trolley, trackless tram Joyce, J.; King, J. S.; and Newman, A. G. (1986). British Trolleybus Systems, pp. 9, 12. London: Ian Allan Publishing.. or trolleyDunbar, Charles S. (1967). Buses, Trolleys & Trams. Paul Hamlyn Ltd. (UK). Republished 2004 with or 9780753709702.) is an electric bus that draws power from overhead wires (generally suspended from roadside posts) using spring-loaded trolley poles.
A truck or lorry is a motor vehicle designed to transport cargo.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
Uruguay, officially the Oriental Republic of Uruguay (República Oriental del Uruguay), is a sovereign state in the southeastern region of South America.
Venezuela, officially denominated Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela (República Bolivariana de Venezuela),Previously, the official name was Estado de Venezuela (1830–1856), República de Venezuela (1856–1864), Estados Unidos de Venezuela (1864–1953), and again República de Venezuela (1953–1999).
Victoria (abbreviated as Vic) is a state in south-eastern Australia.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.