Topics News

ALI creates all-in-one certification course

Since the Automotive Lift Institute (ALI) launched its Lift Inspector Certification Program in late 2012, demand for ALI Certified Lift Inspectors has continued to grow. Although some inspectors complete the certification requirements quickly, others may take six months to a year to achieve certification. To help accelerate the process and ...

Timken and HDA Truck Pride to sponsor Winters Racing

Doug Winters and Winters Racing announce The Timken Company and HDA Truck Pride will support their team as Associate Sponsors for the 2015 NHRA Pro Modified season. “We are definitely thrilled to work with Timken and HDA Truck Pride," says Winters. "Our association with Meritor and Truck Supply Company ...

GALLERY: Collection of Christmas trucks

Santa needs reindeer to get him where he's going. He probably couldn't fit a Cummins, Paccar MX or other OE diesel power plant under the hood. Does Santa's sleigh even have a hood? ... Never mind. The above gallery showcases some pictures from our sister site, Overdrive, from truckers ...

Rotary Lift crowns ugly sweater champ

Rotary Lift recently held its 2nd Annual VSG Ugly/Prettiest Sweater Contest. The winners are listed in the gallery above.

A gallery of the top aftermarket products of 2014

If you've been paying attention on this site over the last two weeks, I'm sure you've noticed we've been counting down the 10 most-read new products releases from this site this year. The No. 1 most-read product release was unveiled yesterday. For more details about each product, I'd recommend ...

New diagnostic tool interface adapter

NEXIQ Technologies announces the release of the USB-Link 2, the next generation in its line of vehicle interface adapters. The industry’s preferred vehicle interface adapter, the USB-Link 2, has more memory and more speed than its predecessor. NEXIQ says the USB-Link 2 is dependable and rugged, is five times ...

Klein promoted to President at Inland Truck Parts

Inland Truck Parts Company has promoted Greg Klein to president, effective Jan. 1, 2015. Dave Scheer will remain chief executive officer. Klein will be responsible for Inland's strategic execution and will lead the company's operations. A seasoned executive, he joined Inland as chief financial officer in 1995 and was ...

Link Manufacturing earns EMS ISO registration

SRI Quality System Registrar has recently awarded an ISO 14001 Environmental Management System (EMS) certificate to Link Manufacturing Ltd., located in Sioux Center, Iowa, for the environmental management system related to the design and manufacture of cab suspensions, auxiliary suspensions, chassis suspensions, and accessories.. “We are pleased to acknowledge ...

Fontaine Modification reopening Texas facility

Fontaine Modification Vocational Services is reopening its modification center in Garland, Texas. The Garland facility has been closed since 2012, when most of the truck production that it supported moved away from Garland. Since 2012, demand for modifications on Peterbilt trucks produced in Denton, Texas, has grown steadily. Currently those ...

Betts Company names new marketing manager

Randy George has joined Betts Company as marketing manager and will be responsible for the execution of all marketing communications activities for Betts Company and its three divisions, BettsHD, Betts Spring Manufacturing and Betts Truck Parts & Service. "Randy is a seasoned cross-channel marketing and business development professional with expertise ...