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Rick Rollins joins Marx Group Advisors

Rick Rollins has been appointed to the Advisory Board of Marx Group Advisors. He will also serve as a vice ...

Bendix hires Little to HR role

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC continues to strengthen its leadership team by appointing Kimberly Little vice president, human resources – North America. Little, who joined ...

Dana expands Spicer steer axle all-makes line

Dana Holding Corporation has introduced its Spicer Heavy Axle Steering Components All-Makes product line at the Mid-America Trucking Show in ...

NGVi to hold safety training in California

The Natural Gas Vehicle Institute (NGVi) will hold another round of its NGV Technician and Fleet Operations Safety Training and CNG Fuel System Inspector Training next month in California. The NGV Technician and Fleet Operations Safety Training will be held on April 29 and will be followed on April 30 and May 1 by ...

Bergstrom hits NITE manufacturing milestone

Bergstrom celebrates the production of its 50,000th NITE no-idle system. The 50,000th unit, a NITE Phoenix no-idle system, was part of an order from Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc (ADS), a manufacturer of corrugated polyethylene drainage pipe products. Based in Hilliard, Ohio ADS has 53 manufacturing plants and 24 distribution centers. The Phoenix ...

New LED flood light

Buyers Products introduces a new LED flood light with adjustable stainless steel stud mount. The waterproof flood light, rated at IP67, features six clear LEDs that produce 1350 lumens. With a black, powder-coated, cast-aluminum housing and adjustable mount, the new flood lights are ideal for use in rugged applications, ...

Bendix brake-school surpasses 16k users

In just less than 12 months, brake-school.com, the on-line training site from Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems, has served more than 16,000 registered users. Bendix opened access to its knowledge database and technical resources in March 2013, and brake-school.com covers all aspects of electronics and air brake maintenance, including courses ...

Bendix reman brake shoe facility hits milestone

Less than 18 months after its launch, Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems’ remanufactured brake shoe operation has surpassed the 1.5-million-unit production milestone. “With RSD in full effect as of August 2013, and an increased focus in the commercial vehicle industry on CSA scores, vehicle operators are looking to control risk ...

Nelson Global Products adding fifth international location

Nelson Global Products announced Wednesday at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky. plans to expand into Mexico with a new manufacturing and distribution facility in Monterrey, Mexico (city of Garcia, state of Nuevo Leon). Full production is set to begin in 45 days, as Nelson will serve the ...

Distributor of the Year nomination period to begin Monday

Yep, it’s that time of year again. The nomination process for the 13th annual Truck Parts & Service Distributor of the Year will begin next Monday, March 31. This year marks the second time the nomination process will be open to the public and all Truck Parts & Service readers ...