Accuride

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 ...

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 ...

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 – ...

Accuride debuts new aluminum wheels

Accuride has introduced two new 22.5-in. x 14-in. Accu-Lite Duplex aluminum wheels. Released Sunday at the Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC) annual meeting in Nashville, Accuride says the new wheels are 4 lbs. lighter than the previous models they replace, and will give the company the lightest-weight range of ...

‘Sharks’ win Accuride wheel design competition

The Sharks, a group of four students at the University of Evansville, won a wheel design competition sponsored by Accuride Friday. Jawad AlDhalemi, Andrey Biryuchinskiy, Suhrob Muratov and David Work took top honors among the teams charged with developing a lightweight aluminum wheel conceptual design that meets numerous technical requirements. The winning team ...

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July 2012 Industry Focus

People in the News   Following are personnel changes and announcements in the trucking industry:   Meritor Inc. has appointed Stephen Gudgel to the position of managing director, Axles & Drivelines, Commercial Truck, Europe; and Silvio Barros to the position of managing director, Axles & Drivelines, Commercial Truck, South America. Meritor also ...

April 2012 Industry Focus

PEOPLE IN THE NEWS * Power Train Services has added Paul Flaherty to the new position of national product manager – gearing. * JX Enterprises has appointed Dan Ryan to head the company’s two newest dealerships, JX Peterbilt – Fort Wayne and JX Peterbilt – Indianapolis. * Sloan Transportation Products has ...

November 2011 Industry Focus

FleetPride acquires two new distributors FleetPride Inc. has announced the acquisition of Interstate Turbo Supply and McDowell Truck Parts. FleetPride says the acquisition of Interstate Turbo supply in Commerce City, Colo. will provide a more diverse customer base, enhanced sales opportunities and an additional location to serve the needs of ...