Action Truck Parts holds open house for new store

June 23, 2017

Action Truck Parts formally introduced its new facility in Rockdale, Ill., Friday with a wonderfully attended open house. The new location is the culmination of Action's 2016 purchase of Darryl Dupre Truck Parts. Acquired last July, Action Truck Parts moved the facility one mile to its new location at 1801 Moen Ave. in Rockdale. The 20,000 sq.-ft. facility features a large showroom, expansive warehouse and driveline ...

Bendix developing apprenticeship program for tech students in Acuña, Mexico

To increase the educational opportunities available to youth in Ciudad Acuña, Mexico, Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC (Bendix) and its Mexican nonprofit organization – the Bendix Foundation – have developed a plan to enhance the facilities, infrastructure, and curriculum of a local technical vocational school, Colegio de Estudios Científicos y Tecnológicos del Estado de Coahuila (CECyTEC). Bendix says the plan, developed in conjunction with CECyTEC, consists ...

Indiana distributor joins HDA Truck Pride

June 21, 2017

Quality Parts Center of Gary, Ind., has joined HDA Truck Pride. Founded in 1995 as a prosperous commercial vehicle body shop with a bustling fleet business, Quality Parts Center expanded its offering in 2015 to include an extensive parts inventory. Today the location boasts a 6,000 sq.-ft. mezzanined parts store and a 15,000 sq.-ft. shop, enabling them to reliably service the large truck and bus fleets that have come ...