Accuride

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 ...

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 ...

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 – ...

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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