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Technician shortage a large and growing problem

This is the first of a two-part series on the diesel technician shortage. The second installment will publish later this week. Growing up, there was little doubt Jeremy Dones would join the military. What might come after was anybody’s guess.“I always liked trucks,” he says. “It was kind of ...

New class graduates from University of the Aftermarket

Leadership 2.0, the University of the Aftermarket’s automotive aftermarket Leadership Development Program, concluded on Friday, April 11, 2014 with a ...

Zwicker to chair MERA board

The Motor and Equipment Remanufacturer's Association (MERA) announce the election of Shawn Zwicker, general manager, ReCon Europe and Joint Ventures, Cummins Inc., to the position ...

Rotary Lift revamps website

Rotary Lift has redesigned its website and included more videos, images and product information. The new rotarylift.com homepage features a rotating slideshow of the company’s vehicle lifts in action, highlighting the wide variety of products available. Links below the slideshow enable users to quickly find car lifts, truck lifts and the ...

SKF launches new parts app

SKF has launched a new mobile app based on its online parts catalog, SKFpartsinfo.com. The free download is available for OS and Android devices. “The SKF Parts Info app is an excellent tool, allowing customers to access the e-catalog from their mobile device just about anywhere,” says Brian Jungmann, marketing communications ...

Inland Truck Parts opens larger Texas facility

Inland Truck Parts says its vision for serving Austin, Texas is big. So big, that it could no longer be contained in an existing facility. As a result, Inland has designed and built a new, larger location to offer more of what Inland Truck Parts has become known ...

SKF debuts new parts catalog app

SKF has developed the SKF Parts Info app, a mobile app based on its popular automotive and heavy-duty online parts catalog, SKFpartsinfo.com. The free app is available for iPhone, iPad and Android, and is designed to provide users with the convenience of an online parts search in a mobile ...

New corporate website for Gates Corporation

The Gates Corporation has unveiled its re-imagined corporate website. Designed with OEM, MRO, and distributor audiences in mind, the state-of-the-art new website offers easier access to hose and belt products, tips, and resources for an improved user experience. “Gates is well known for our dedication to innovation and always thinking about ...

Rofin joins MERA

The Motor & Equipment Remanufacturer’s Association (MERA) welcomes Rofin-Sinar, Inc. as its newest supplier member. MERA says its membership network of companies engaged in the remanufacturing industry — both large and small, automotive and heavy-duty, independent and OE — continues to grow. With more than 35 years of experience in ...

Eaton enhances Authorized Rebuilder transmission program

Eaton announces it has added several new transmission model families to its Eaton Authorized Rebuilder program and extended the warranty period for covered transmissions The program now gives fleets and independent drivers additional options to purchase locally rebuilt transmissions with 100 percent genuine Eaton content, the company says. With these ...