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Truck tailgate spreader

Hiniker says its new stainless steel tailgate spreader provides optimum control for material spreading applications. According to Hiniker, the spreaders uses a “no-dribble” bubble auger design so flow ...

Registration open for MERA’s Technology Forum

The Motor & Equipment Remanufacturers Association (MERA) has opened registration for its second annual Remanufacturing Technology Forum. Scheduled for July 23, 2015, in conjunction with the NACE/CARS Expo in Detroit, MERA says the event will offer attendees the opportunity to learn more about additive manufacturing technologies currently utilized by leading ...

Peterson introduces two new LED products

Peterson Manufacturing has expanded its LED product offering with the LumenX stop-turn-tail lamp featuring an integrated back-up lamp, and an ...

Phillips Industries releases compact trailer wiring system

Phillips Industries has released the VOLT-BOX, the industry’s first and only compact STA-DRY trailer wire management system. Even with its slimmer design, Phillips says VOLT-BOX offers more interior room than the competition, keeping wires pinch-free and organized while maintaining the standard 7-way trailer mounting bolt pattern for easy retrofit. ...

Firestone plant reaches safety milestone

Firestone Industrial Products announced today that its Dyersburg, Tenn., manufacturing facility has reached the milestone of working one million man-hours without a lost-time accident. “Safety is the top priority for each of our employees,” says Mike Kroeger, plant manager in Dyersburg. “This milestone represents each employee’s commitment to keeping ...

BBB Industries acquires ATSCO Remanufacturing

BBB Industries, LLC has agreed to acquire ATSCO Remanufacturing, Inc. The completion of the transaction is subject to the customary conditions, and is expected to be completed in the second quarter of 2015, the company says. Founded in 1983 and headquartered in Phoenix, ATSCO is a leading remanufacturer of automotive ...

Scrubbing wiper blades

Scrubblade announces the re-launch of its Platinum Scrubblade scrubbing wipers. The newly redesigned model provides drivers with superior scrubbing, insect, road debris and excess water removal, the company says. Drivers enjoy better visibility and enhanced safety for themselves and passengers in adverse conditions. Earlier this year, other wiper blade companies ...

New dual-clutch transmission

BorgWarner says the first dual-clutch transmission (DCT) for Class 6 and 7 trucks in North America is powered by its DualTronic clutch module. BorgWarner's fuel-efficient technology helps Eaton's new Procision 7-speed DCT improve fuel economy 8 to 10 percent compared with similarly equipped vehicles with torque converter automatic transmissions, ...

Website debuts to support natural gas fleets with parts search

Parker Hannifin distributor Exotic Automation & Supply has launched an e-commerce site for fleets looking for OEM replacement CNG, LPG & LNG maintenance parts. Sales director Henry Testa says the new website provides owners of fleets ranging from 1 to 100,000 trucks with direct access to high performance products for ...

New electric oil pump from EMP

Engineered Machined Products Inc. (EMP) has launched a brushless DC electric oil pump. The new Model OPi40 features high performance gerotor pumping technology, including a long-life Brushless DC, Sensorless Motor, sealed and fully submersible, while delivering four gallons per minute at 100 PSI. EMP’s says the advantages of its Brushless DC Electric ...