NEWS & EVENTS

Truckers Jamboree

Jacobs will show off its latest high-performance engine brakes and newest technologies such as High Power Density Engine Braking and Active Decompression Technology.

Iowa 80 Truckers Jamboree

Latest News

Jacobs Selects Quarlink for Supplier of the Year Award

BLOOMFIELD, CT, USA – Jacobs Vehicle Systems, a worldwide manufacturer of diesel engine retarding and valve actuation systems, recently named Quarlink Corporation the company’s 2018 Supplier of the Year. Presented during the annual Jacobs Supplier Conference, the award recognizes a company that demonstrates outstanding performance primarily in the areas of quality, delivery and cost. 

Jacobs Vehicle Systems Earns Recognition as John Deere Innovation Award Winner

BLOOMFIELD, CT, USA – Jacobs Vehicle Systems® has been selected as a recipient of the John Deere Innovation Award for 2018.  The award is presented to a select group of suppliers who have demonstrated innovation in a product or service they provide to John Deere.

Award selections are based on four factors: creativity, feasibility, collaboration, and bottom-line impact.  John Deere created the Supplier Innovation Awards in 2009 to promote innovation in the company’s supply base and recognize suppliers who think creatively. 

In the News: Improving efficiency, safety in medium-duty trucks

"If the name “Jake Brake” has you immediately thinking about the engine braking mechanism that is common on heavy-duty diesels you’re probably not alone. What you might not know, however, is that the same type of technology can now bring the same safety, fuel economy and maintenance benefits to medium-duty engines." - Fleetequipmentmag.com

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Events

Truckers Jamboree

Join us under the big top tent at the 40th Annual Walcott Truckers Jamboree this July.  Stop by our booth to have all of your engine braking questions answered by the Jacobs team.  

To find more information about this free event, visit the Iowa 80 Truckstop's website here.

Iowa 80 Truckstop building

American Trucking Associations Management Conference & Exhibition

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If you are attending the American Trucking Associations (ATA) Management Conference & Exhibition (MCE), make plans to visit Jacobs' booth during the exhibition.  While you are there, learn more about how your fleet can benefit from Jacobs' latest technologies such as Active Decompression Technology® and High Power Density® Engine Brakes.  

North American Commercial Vehicle Show

Jacobs is returning to the North American Commercial Vehicle Show (NACV) in 2019 after a successful 2017 inaugural show.  Join us in Hall A, Booth 1354 to learn more about how your fleet can benefit from Jacobs' latest technologies such as Active Decompression Technology®, High Power Density® Engine Brakes, and more!  

Learn more about the NACV show by visiting http://nacvshow.com/