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Bremskerl expanding to new location

Bremskerl announces it will move to a larger 50,000 sq. ft. facility in Bartlett, Ill. on March 1, 2015, to meet continued demand for their ...

GALLERY – Wednesday at TMC

The 2015 Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC) Annual Meeting began winding its way to its conclusion on Wednesday in Nashville. Wednesday was the final day for the exhibit hall, and included several study group sessions and the TMC Industry Awards Luncheon. TMC formally concludes Thursday after two more study group sessions and Shop Talk.

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 ...

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 ...

GALLERY – Tuesday at TMC

If you like trade shows, Nashville was the place for you on Tuesday. The 2015 Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC) Annual Meeting offered six hours of exhibit viewing at the largest trade show in organizational history. Above are some photos from the show floor, as well as other TMC ...

TMC tackles technician mentoring

Task force day for the S.16 Service Provider study group at the Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC) Annual Meeting Monday in Nashville began with a lively discussion about technician mentoring. Led by TA/Petro’s Homer Hogg, the S.16 Mentor Development task force is still in its infancy. The goal, Hogg ...

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 ...

GALLERY – Monday at TMC

The 2015 Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC) Annual Meeting is underway in Nashville. The event began Sunday with a full slate of press conferences (new product releases can be found HERE) and the announcement of the CCJ Career Leadership Award, then really kicked into full gear Monday with study group ...

Aperia wins small business award

Aperia Technologies, makers of a versatile, self-powered, bolt-on tire inflation technology, has been named a winner of a CoolCalifornia Small Business Award by the California Air Resources Board (CARB). “In our industry CARB is an organization known to be progressive, so being acknowledged by CARB for climate consciousness is ...