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New toolbox from Minimizer

Minimizer has added to its maintenance product line with a new weather-resistant tool box. Minimizer says its new poly toolboxes never rust, crack or need paint and come ...

TWNA announces 2015 Technical Achievement Award finalists

Truck Writers of North America (TWNA) has announced the top five finalists for the 2015 TWNA Technical Achievement Award. Each year, the association’s Technical Achievement Award committee, a panel of editors representing the industry’s major publications who rank components or systems nominated by TWNA members, chooses five award finalists. ...

Optronics releases 2016 catalog

Optronics International has released its new 2016 lighting products catalog. Optronics says the redesigned 308-page catalog features 400 new products and more than 3,400 total SKUs. ...

MERA CEO Council to meet at HDAW

The Motor & Equipment Remanufacturers Association (MERA) will host its next meeting of the MERA CEO Council before the start of Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW) 2016 from 1 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016, at The Mirage in Las Vegas. The time and venue were ...

New parts from Dorman HD Solutions

Dorman HD Solutions says it has introduced five new product families to its selection of former dealer only aftermarket parts. Please scroll through the gallery above to learn more about each product.

SKF consolidating North American distribution operations

SKF USA, Inc., has announced plans to transfer the North American Automotive Vehicle Service Market Distribution and Packaging operations in Hebron, Ky., to the SKF USA, Inc., Logistics, CoLinx, LLC, distribution and packaging facility located in Crossville, Tenn., by July 2016. This move will result in the eventual closure of ...

New air filters from Luber-finer

Luber-finer introduces its new high-efficiency MXM NANO TECH Air Filters. Offering 99.99 percent overall filtration efficiency, Luber-finer says the MXM NANO TECH Air Filters remove airborne contaminants and protect heavy-duty engines. Contaminants that enter the engine can increase wear and cause costly engine damage, resulting in additional maintenance costs and ...

New engine components from AFA

AFA Industries announces the availability of a new ring set for the Cummins N14 engine families. AFA says this ring set replaces A3804500 in most applications. Part Number A4089489, is a single cylinder ring set that has a specially engineered oil ring in the set. AFA says this oil ring ...

New aftermarket parts website from Axle Tech

AxleTech International introduces www.OffHighwayPlus.com, a redesigned website promoting its off-highway aftermarket parts ordering service. According to the company, the new website aims to create a better user experience by providing customers with a simplified interface, an improved search engine, and expanded accessibility. "We have been expanding our aftermarket business and wanted to ...

MERA names new chairman

MERA announces the election of Peter Butterfield, chairman and CEO at Omega Environmental Technologies, to the position of chairman of the MERA Board of Directors. Butterfield succeeds Shawn Zwicker, global operations leader, remanufacturing, Cummins Inc., who will continue to serve on the MERA Board as a member of the executive ...