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Accuride debuts Accu-Flange wheel treatment

Accuride introduced Monday its Accu-Flange aluminum wheels, featuring a specially-treated rim designed to reduce the rim flange wear seen in ...

Rotary Lift distributors achieve ALI certification

Rotary Lift announces more than 50 members of its extensive service network have completed the Automotive Lift Institute (ALI) Lift ...

Ayres named VP at Palfinger Liftgates

Gene Ayres has been named executive vice president of sales and marketing for Palfinger Liftgates. In this new role, Gene will ...

Distribution profitability webinar set for June

GenNext will hold its first webinar, “Power of 1 percent: Improving Profitability in Wholesale Distribution,” at 11 a.m. EDT on June 5. GenNext says the webinar will offer insightful tips for current managers and up-and-coming leaders in both the supplier and distributor channels. GenNext says the webinar is open ...

Bendix demonstrate safety products for political leaders at DC event

Nearly 90 key legislators, regulators, and advocacy and industry group leaders – including U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx – participated in a demonstration by Bendix of its advanced safety technologies for commercial vehicles May 7-8 in Washington, D.C. Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC conducted the learning experience at ...

More NGVi training courses released

Natural Gas Vehicle Institute (NGVi) has released new dates and locations for its CNG training courses. NGVi says registration is open for its CNG Fueling Station Design Training and CNG Fueling Operation and Maintenance Training courses will be held Sept. 23-26 in Chicago. Registration also is open for NGV Technician and ...

New Qwik Tech Tips released

Phillips Industries most recent issue of Qwik Tech Tips is now online. Available HERE, the issue address voltage drop. “Voltage drop is one of the easiest testing produces for diagnosing electrical problems. Completing a voltage drop test is quick, easy and will eliminate costly replacement of non-failed parts,” Phillips ...

MAHLE Aftermarket appoints new business development manager

Jim Markle has been appointed business development manager for MAHLE Aftermarket. Markle spent 13 years in a variety of marketing positions for RTI Technologies (now MAHLE Service Solutions) overseeing sales, marketing and product management. “Jim’s past experience and expertise with the company proved valuable in choosing him to serve in ...

WheelTime, APG set natural gas conversion record

American Power Group announced its network of WheelTime dealers had a record order month for American Power Group’s V5000 Dual Fuel Turbocharged natural gas systems. “We are pleased to see the WheelTime dealer network open up new regions in Pennsylvania and Oklahoma where there has been strong state support ...

Midwest Wheel awards scholarship

Brooke Fletcher has received a $1,000 scholarship from the Iowa Motor Carriers Foundation and Midwest Wheel Companies. The Iowa Motor Carriers Foundation is a division of the Iowa Motor Truck Association and has been awarding scholarships since 1986 to Iowans pursuing an advanced degree at an Iowa college or ...