Freightliner Trucks is a brand which makes trucks and tractors in the USA, and is part of Daimler AG corporation. Foundation of the company happened in 1942. Freightliner Trucks launches with hood and without hood types of trucks. In typical cases use diesels of the Detroit Diesel, Cummins and Caterpillar company. For 2005, Freightliner Trucks is the largest producer of trucks of North America. The annual turnover of the company makes thirty two billion dollars, and working staff totals more than twenty two thousand employees.
The company experienced difficulties during World War II, it is connected with that supply of materials and the equipment happened extremely out of time. In a consequence, the Freightliner Trucks company reconstructed capacities in area of production of components of aircraft construction, and also stages of the landing ships. In 1944 the plant located in the State of Utah was closed, and production of tractors was transferred to Portland. Just in Portland the central office of that time settled down. After war, it was succeeded to get successfully on feet and even to expand production. Traditions were increased significantly greatly, there was priority active use of aluminum alloys. Technologies which were developed in military years, but aren't introduced in production, began to accustom on production of cabins, brake drums, wheels, spars, radiators, cases and frames later.
Thanks to that the Freightliner Trucks company carries out high sales volume, to it it was assigned reputation of firm of excellent tractors. Today, Freightliner Trucks – the only so powerful and large producer, in branch of production of commercial vehicles in North America.1 - 50 | 51 - 100 | 101 - 139
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