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Hendrickson to hold training program in Canada

Hendrickson Vehicle Suspension Institute (HVSI) has scheduled its next hands-on technical suspension training sessions for Sept. 9-10, 2014 in Edmonton, ...

Early bird rates still available for NG training courses

The early bird gets the discount at the upcoming Natural Gas Vehicle Institute (NGVi) training courses. NGVi says early bird registration is now open for its CNG fueling courses Sept. 23-26 in Chicago. By signing up by Aug. 26, 2014, NGVi says attendees will receive a $100 registration discount. According ...

FleetPride acquires Republic Diesel

FleetPride, Inc. has acquired the assets of Republic Diesel truck parts and service business. The acquisition includes Republic Diesel's heavy-duty parts and service operations in Jeffersonville, ...

GALLERY: Cummins holds birthday bash for Jamestown plant

People aren’t the only ones who can put down roots. Cummins first came to Western New York four decades ago. The Indiana-based engine manufacturer was in need of a facility to manufacture engine components. It found what it was looking for in an available 1,000,000 sq. ft. facility in ...

Stertil-Koni launches blog

Stertil-Koni has launched a new official blog, Vehicle Lift Connection. The blog will feature tips, tricks, product updates, news, features, interviews and other valuable content focusing on the heavy duty vehicle lift community. One of the first posts on the blog explores five tips for safely operating vehicle lifts in ...

DOTY finalist: Wheelco

Last week Truck Parts & Service announced its finalists for the 2014 Distributor of the Year award. We are now taking a brief look at each nominated business. For information on Wheelco, we turn to owner Steve Stich. When was your business founded? 1961 How many locations do you have? Six: Two facilities ...

DOTY finalist: Six Robblees

Last week Truck Parts & Service announced its finalists for the 2014 Distributor of the Year award. We are now taking a brief look at each nominated business. For information on Six Robblees, we turn to President Andy Robblee. When was your business founded? 1913 How many locations do you have? 20: Fairbanks, ...

DOTY finalist: Sadler Power Train

Last week Truck Parts & Service announced its finalists for the 2014 Distributor of the Year award. We are now taking a brief look at each nominated business. For information on Sadler Power Train, we turn to President John Sadler and son Adam Sadler, director of sales and marketing. When ...

DOTY finalist: Blaine Brothers

Last week Truck Parts & Service announced its finalists for the 2014 Distributor of the Year award. We are now taking a brief look at each nominated business. For information on Blaine Brothers, we turn to owner Dean Dally and Kevin McCarty, vice president of sales and marketing. When was ...

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 ...