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Daimler Trucks North America opens new corporate headquarters

The new nine-story headquarters building  has 268,000 square-foot  and is located s in North Portland, Oregon.

Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) marked a milestone in its corporate history with the grand opening celebration of its new nine-storey headquarters building on its corporate campus in North Portland, Ore. City and State officials, as well as various community leaders, were on hand at the event to celebrate the company’s commitment to helping Portland grow, as it has done for over 70 years since the company’s founding in the Northwest.

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Daimler Trucks North America Invests in OEM Partner Zonar

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Daimler Trucks North America and Zonar Systems, Inc. have announced that DTNA has become a minority investor in Zonar. The long-term strategic partnership aims to help DTNA and Zonar to achieve their shared vision of optimal transportation logistics through intelligent connectivity. Zonar will continue to operate independently of DTNA, with Martin Daum, CEO of DTNA, becoming a member of its Board of Directors.

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Freightliner Inspiration Truck Receives Autonomous Vehicle Licensing from Nevada DMV

First Licensed Autonomous Commercial Truck to Drive on U.S. Public Highway.

At a ceremony at Las Vegas Motor Speedway, Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval officially granted the first license for an autonomous commercial truck to operate on an open public highway in the United States to Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA). At the event, hosted by DTNA President & CEO Martin Daum, Gov. Sandoval took part in the inaugural trip of the Freightliner Inspiration Truck in autonomous mode with Dr. Wolfgang Bernhard, Member of the Board of Management of Daimler AG Daimler Trucks & Buses, at the controls.

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Daimler Trucks North America Announces Plans to Ramp Up Production and Hire More Than 600 Employees at Mt. Holly, North Carolina Plant

Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) has announced that it plans to sharply increase production and employment levels at its Mt. Holly, NC, truck manufacturing plant over the next three months. The Mt. Holly Truck Manufacturing Plant will add a third shift to its operations and plans to fill the additional 580 manufacturing and 25 related supervision, engineering and administrative positions by mid-July. The Mt. Holly plant manufactures Freightliner M2 Business Class medium-duty diesel and natural gas-powered trucks, as well as Freightliner's extensive line of 108SD and 114SD trucks built for the severe-duty vocational truck markets.

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