Daimler Trucks North America LLC is America’s leading producer of heavy-duty vehicles. An engineering innovator for freight hauling and road transportation, Daimler produces the bestselling brands of cross-continent trucks for moving food, clothing, medical, educational and building supplies. With the highest environmental standards, the company strives to maintain leadership through quality and safety. High tech advances include electric engines, auxiliary fuel cells, and state-of-the-art emissions control systems. Founded 70 years ago in Portland, the company is owned by Daimler AG, Germany. Its brands include Freightliner, Mercedes-Benz, Mitsubishi Fuso, Thomas Built Buses, and Sterling Trucks. Today the company has 284,000 employees.