NEWS & EVENTS

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!

Image of Jacobs 2017 NACV Booth with Jacobs representatives speaking to customers in the booth.

Latest News

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

Spring Cleaning at the Blue Hills Fire Station

Now that spring has arrived in Bloomfield, Connecticut, it is time for spring cleaning at Jacobs' Adopt-A-Spot at the Blue Hills Fire Department.  A small team from Jacobs visited the firehouse last Thursday evening to tending to the garden and clean up the area.  

 

 

In the News: Hino 500 series

Prime Mover Magazine recently reviewed the new Hino 500 vehicle in Japan.  Included in the article is the review of the Jacobs Engine Brake. 

A noteworthy feature is the standard fitment of a Jacobs engine brake or ‘Jake Brake’ across the range, providing first-class engine braking capability.

The brake-saving potential of the combined retardation from the exhaust and Jake brake was clearly evident.

Media Inquiries
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Events

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/