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Former Congressman to speak at Heavy Duty Aftermarket Dialogue

The Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association (HDMA) and MacKay & Company have announced the title and description of the presentation to be given by Geoff Davis of Republic Consulting as part of the third-annual annual Heavy Duty Aftermarket Dialogue (HDAD) conference. Davis’ presentation, entitled “Politics, What Does It All Mean?” ...

NGVi opens registration for more training courses

The Natural Gas Vehicle Institute (NGVi) says registration is now open for a variety of 2015 courses. While registration for the Institute’s December course in Baton Rouge, La. ends tomorrow, classes in Phoenix, Long Beach, Calif. and San Leandro, Calif. are now open for the opening months of 2015. The ...

SKF introduces extended warranties for trailer components

SKF has announced the launch of its new premium wheel-end system extended warranty packages, under the SKF Trouble-Free Operation (TFO) program, for both the trailer OEM and retrofit markets. With this SKF TFO program enhancement, SKF says trailer OEMs and customers can choose extended warranty options for up to ...

Up close look at CAT’s new Class 8 truck

Recently, Caterpillar announced a second model to its new line of vocationally-focused work trucks and unveiled the Class 8 CT681 truck at the company's Edwards Proving Grounds outside of Peoria, Ill. The CT681 borrows heavily from the existing CT660 model, but also features a host of enhancements designed specifically for ...

Hadley, Phillips Industries honored by DTNA

Hadley and Phillips Industries' Electrical Harness Division have received Masters of Quality awards from Daimler Trucks North America. The companies are two of only 59 manufacturers selected from more than 1,000 currently supplying Daimler to receive the award for quality excellence. Masters of Quality award is the highest recognition ...

Hendrickson selling stake in MBHA

Following its agreement to acquire the leaf spring and stabilizer segments of the Austrian Frauenthal Group in June, Hendrickson says it has entered into an agreement to sell its 50 percent stake in Muelles y Ballestas Hispano-Alemanas, S.A. (MBHA) to InvestZiur, the other 50 percent shareholder. As a result, ...

Chevron rolling out Ursa Super Plus 10W-30 engine oil

Chevron Products Company has introduced Ursa Super Plus EC SAE 10W-30 motor oil in the U.S. and Canada, a new heavy duty motor oil designed to improve fuel economy in heavy duty diesel trucks. “Fuel economy is a growing concern for fleets and owner operators,” said Jim Gambill, North America ...

Aperia, Velociti announce partnership

Velociti Inc. and Aperia Technologies have announced a new partnership. Under the agreement, Aperia will make Velociti’s project management and deployment services available to its customers for the installation of its Halo. “We place a premium on our customers' experience,” says Josh Carter, CEO and co-founder of Aperia. “With Velociti, ...

Double Coin tires notch SmartWay verification

Double Coin and CMA announce Double Coin’s RT600 and RR202 tires have met the requirements for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) SmartWay Technology Program. EPA's SmartWay Technology program verifies the performance of vehicles, technologies and equipment that have the potential to reduce greenhouse gases and other air ...

New parts from Dorman HD

Dorman HD has released more formerly dealer only parts to the aftermarket. Click though the gallery above to see them all with details about each part.