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Plex presents annual Impact Awards

Plex has announced its the 2015 Plex Impact Awards recipients: American Axle & Manufacturing, FloraCraft and Accuride Corporation. The annual awards honor manufacturers for industry leadership, innovation and transformation. Plex announced the winners at PowerPlex 2015, the company’s annual customer event that brings together manufacturing leaders from discrete and process industries to share best practices in ...

Accuride’s Dauch to speak at Heavy Duty Leadership

The University of the Aftermarket, an operating unit of Northwood University, announces Accuride President and CEO Rick Dauch will serve ...

Four suppliers to sponsor Northwood University students at MATS

The heavy-duty supplier industry once again has come together to sponsor four Northwood University students to attend this month’s Mid-America Truck Show in Louisville. Sponsored by Heavy Duty Manufacturers Association (HDMA) member companies Accuride, Bergstrom, Dana, Pressure Systems International (PSI), the students will spend next week assisting event organizers, ...

Accuride improves Gunite automatic slack adjuster warranty

Accuride Corporation has improved the standard warranty coverage for its Gunite standard and Gunite 2000 range of automatic slack adjusters (ASA), extending mileage and warranty length on these models to industry-leading levels. Accuride based the improvements on the exacting, world-class quality standards of its automated slack adjuster assembly operation in Rockford, Ill. The new extended ...

Accuride reaches new CBA for Gunite facility

Accuride Corporation has successfully reached a new four-year collective bargaining agreement (CBA) with the International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America (UAW), Local 718, which represents 291 hourly associates at Accuride's facility in Rockford, Ill. The plant produces Gunite-brand brake drums, hubs and other wheel-end components for the North American ...

Accuride remains committed to Evansville

Accuride Corporation announces it has decided to remain headquartered in Evansville, Ind., reaching agreement on a 10-year lease extension for its 7140 Office Circle headquarters building, effective Jan. 1, 2015. Accuride’s decision followed a thorough review of options for reducing its overall headquarters costs, including the possibility of consolidating headquarters activities in ...

Accuride facility earns 2014 AME Manufacturing Excellence Award

Accuride's Henderson Operations steel wheel manufacturing facility in Henderson, Kent. has earned an Association for Manufacturing Excellence (AME) 2014 Manufacturing Excellence Award. An AME representative will visit the Accuride plant Sept. 18 to present the award. The company will also be honored during the 2014 AME International Excellence Inside Conference, Nov. ...

Accuride retains services with Canadian marketing firm

Accuride Corporation announces it has retained the services of Specialty Sales and Marketing (SS&M), one of Canada's leading sales and marketing agencies in the commercial vehicle market. Accuride says it will tap SS&M’s extensive network of dedicated sales representatives who are strategically located close to Accuride's prospects and customers. The ...

Accuride debuts Accu-Flange wheel treatment

Accuride introduced Monday its Accu-Flange aluminum wheels, featuring a specially-treated rim designed to reduce the rim flange wear seen in heavy-haul, shifting-load and frequent stop-start applications. Accu-Flange is the second wheel released by the company this spring. In March, Accuride debuted introduced two new 22.5-in. x 14-in. Accu-Lite Duplex aluminum wheels. According ...

Accuride facility secures new CBA

Accuride Corporation announces it has successfully reached a new four-year collective bargaining agreement with the International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America (UAW), Local 1186, which represents approximately 209 hourly associates at Accuride's aluminum wheel manufacturing facility in Erie, Pa. "Accuride is extremely pleased to have amicably reached a new agreement at Erie – ...

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