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Cutting-edge, People-Focused Innovation: Engineered and Delivered Daily

Engineering innovation: it’s a simple idea, but its execution is anything but. Realized in the perpetual pursuit of industry-leading quality—and augmented by the certainty that everything we do can always be improved—at Daimler Trucks North America, this dedication to engineering innovation is embedded into our DNA. It’s what drives us to impact the economy and the world.

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15,000 Trees and Counting

By Paige Jarmer, Manager, Corporate Communications

My hometown of Portland, Oregon, is known for a lot of things – rain, coffee, beer, roses and being generally a little weird. But perhaps the thing we’re most famous for is our trees. We live under a beautiful urban canopy, nestled against a backdrop of densely forested hills and mountains.

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Behind the Design: The New Cascadia

by Martin Kreidl, Product Design and Concept Development

The prestigious Good Design award competition selects product designs and graphics from more than 46 nations for recognition of design excellence. It is one of the oldest and most recognized awards for design excellence in the world. Recently, the award committee named the new Freightliner Cascadia as an honoree in the category of transportation. To be chosen is a great honor for DTNA, and I’d like to thank everyone who participated in this process. 

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Collaboration, Driving the Future…


Our customers’ fingerprints are all over our newest truck -- the Freightliner Cascadia -- because it was with their feedback in mind that we developed the incredible new features that are truly valuable to them. We are extremely happy about this fact as our customers are and have always been our inspiration. Central to this idea is that most important concept of collaboration between people, or, as we like to say, being 100 Percent Connected! Collaboration is essential to our people, our customers and the all new Freightliner Cascadia.

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Strength Through Diversity


Diversity and the pursuit of equality and justice, have helped shaped North American society. The women’s and civil rights movements, compliance laws and policies and immigration from every corner of the world have played a role in shaping the workforce.

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Global Impact Originating from Portland, Oregon


Based in Portland, Oregon for more than seven decades, where it continually produces the bestselling brands and cross-continent trucks of choice, DTNA’s market-leading fleet is setting the bar for quality and innovation, worldwide.


“@DaimlertrucksNA and parent company, @Daimler, worked tirelessly between 2 continents to make the Freightliner #EconicSD a reality.” #WasteExpo2018

Today we celebrate #GlobalRemanufacturingDay and @DemandDetroit Reman's remanufacturing experience & expertise. Not only a cost-effective alternative to purchasing new parts, remanufacturing can extend the working life of parts, preventing landfill waste.

A lot of exciting talks and big ideas here @tfnw today. Don’t miss our panel discussion on Inclusivity in Tech at 1:50. Find out more at! #tfnw2018

Are you, or do you know, a military vet that could benefit? Western Star Trucks and Daimler Truck Financial are pleased to announce the Military Appreciation Program. Can be combined with other programs for maximum benefit. Learn more:

Need to change a fuse? Not a problem. In-dash electrical panels with plug-in fuses and automatic self-reset circuit breakers are designed to make your life easier and your work going. #StarFacts #SeriousTrucks

This year, the @trailblazers awesome performance from behind the three point line has translated into 2,250 trees to be planted for @FriendsofTrees. Keep up the awesome work in your final 12 games of the season, Blazers!

J-brackets prevent fuel tanks from dropping with ribbed fuel tank straps to prevent tank roll. #SeriousTrucks #safety #stability

.@freightliner is taking over Indianapolis this week for the @WorkTruckShow. In addition to several vocational, medium-duty and alternative-fuel solutions, Freightliner will be featuring the @DemandDetroit DD5, DD8, and DD13 engines. More: