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Bendix building a new headquarters

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC will construct a new headquarters in Northeast Ohio, expected to be within a 20-mile radius of its current Elyria location. Bendix ...

Dayton Parts adds to sales team

Dayton Parts LLC has hired Joe Urban as its new district sales manager for Delaware, Maryland, southern New Jersey, Pennsylvania, western New York and West Virginia. Urban recently graduated from Penn State University with a Bachelor of Arts degree and prior was a Sergeant serving two tours in Iraq. “As a military veteran, Joe offers an ...

Hadley announces new aftermarket hires

Hadley is expanding its national aftermarket presence with the addition of Jim Clark as national fleet and dealer manager, and ...

Fleetline hires Barnes as sales manager

Fleetline has hired Patrick Barnes as OEM sales manager. Fleetline says he will be responsible for strengthening relationships with truck manufacturers, developing new business opportunities within that segment, and increasing market share. “We are very excited to welcome Patrick to our team at Fleetline. He brings with him a wealth of knowledge and ...

TMC honors industry leaders, updates leadership

The Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC) honored several of its members Wednesday with a variety of awards for their important service to the council during its Annual Meeting in Nashville. These awards included: Fred Trammel, shop manager, Transport America, Atlanta, who was honored with the Excellence in Maintenance Supervision Award; Gary ...

The challenge of fleet utilization during a tech shortage

Fleet utilization is defined as the percentage of power units a fleet has on the road generating revenue at any given time. But when it comes to actually describing utilization, the explanation is a lot longer than a single sentence definition. During a technical session Wednesday at the Technology ...

Power Heavy Duty caps productive meeting at HDAW

Members of Power Heavy Duty met together at Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW) in Las Vegas last month to review the group’s achievements since becoming part of the VIPAR Heavy Duty family of companies. “Since Power Heavy Duty became part of the VIPAR Heavy Duty family of companies, we’ve ...

Four nab TMC Silver Spark Plugs

The Technology & Maintenance Council has honored four members with its highest honor – the Silver Spark Plug – at this year’s Annual Meeting in Nashville. “The Silver Spark Plug recognizes individuals in our industry who are making outstanding contributions to the improvement of equipment, maintenance, industry-related technology and ...

Seidel Diesel Group acquires Clean Air Fuel Injection Service

The Seidel Diesel Group has acquired the assets of Clean Air Fuel Injection of Boca Raton, Fla. The Seidel Diesel Group says its will operate its recently acquired business under the name of International Fuel Injection Service, and will continue to operate out of the current Boca Raton facility. Clean ...

Illinois Auto Truck celebrating 75 years

Illinois Auto Truck Co., Inc. (IATCO) has concluded its 75th anniversary celebration. Recognized as one of the industry’s premier manufacturers of new clutch assemblies, components and supplemental parts for Class 6, 7 and 8 vehicles, IATCO has grown from a small, family-run parts business, to an international manufacturer and ...

An unlikely ally

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