Kenworth opens parts, service facility in Maine

News Jason Cannon February 14, 2013

C-B Kenworth has opened a new 15,000 square-foot parts and service facility in Maine. C-B Kenworth has opened a 15,000 square-foot parts and service facility in Auburn, Maine, near the Auburn-Lewiston Municipal Airport and Auburn Intermodal Transfer Facility.

Sitting on 6 acres of land, the facility features five service bays, a 5,000 square-foot parts warehouse, and a driver’s lounge equipped with reclining leather chairs, a 50-inch television and complimentary wireless Internet.

“C-B Kenworth has been a Kenworth dealer for over 36 years, and we’re pleased to expand our customer support with the addition of a third dealership in Maine,” said Ben Hicks, president of C-B Kenworth, which also operates dealerships in Bangor and South Portland, Maine. “Our new location provides more convenient parts and service coverage to customers in central and western Maine. It offers convenient access to U.S. Interstate 95, and serves the many transportation and logistics-related activities in the Lewiston-Auburn area. We’re excited about the opening of this new location.”

The new dealership is located by a large manufacturing operation that produces automated warehousing and material handling systems, and Wal-Mart’s large mechanized food distribution warehouse that serves Wal-Mart Supercenters throughout the region.