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New corrosion resistant hose and cable products

Philatron Wire and Cable showcased its new corrosion-proof Stallion ABS power cable and coiled Alaskan Stallion air hoses last week ...

ECCO Group acquires Public Safety Equipment

ECCO Group announces the acquisition of Public Safety Equipment Group (PSE). ECCO Group is primarily engaged in sales of reversing safety and amber warning products for commercial vehicles and recognizes PSE as the ideal platform to expand its global presence and its footprint to the worldwide emergency vehicles sector, ...

MERA CEO Council meeting set for May

MERA says presidents and CEOs from MERA remanufacturer and supplier member companies are encourage to save the date for the first meeting of the MERA CEO Council. The council will meet on May 19 in Chicago. Attendees will have the opportunity to attend the Global Automotive Aftermarket Symposium ...

MOTOR updates FleetCross

MOTOR Information Systems introduces its newest FleetCross parts cross-reference tool. With hundreds of millions of OE and aftermarket part number crosses, MOTOR says FleetCross leads the industry in available cross reference parts information. MOTOR says FleetCross offers: 24/7 availability - providing the latest information when and where it's needed A complete system ...

SmartTruck system meets SmartWay Elite standard

SmartTruck announces its UT6PLUS aerodynamic under tray trailer product has been proven to offer the fuel saving performance required by the EPA’s new SmartWay Elite program as a stand alone product. SmartTruck says the UT6PLUS is the only product on the market today solely capable of meeting that standard. To ...

Fallbrook sells APU business

Fallbrook Technologies Inc. announces the sale of its Dynasys Auxiliary Power Unit (APU) business to Tridako LTD. Tridako, known as Tridako Energy Systems, is located in Alliance, Neb., and is the maker of the PowerCube APU. It is the Power and Energy Division of Perrin Manufacturing, Inc. Also located ...

New steer tire from Toyo

Toyo Tire USA unveiled its new low rolling resistance steer radial tire designed for use in long haul applications at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky. Thursday. The M177 is a premium EPA SmartWay verified tire created using e-balance technology and its optimized casing profile is designed to minimize irregular ...

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 Louisville. This comprehensive product line includes complete coverage for Spicer steer axles, including knuckles, steer arms, crosslink assemblies, beams, and whole axle assemblies.  Additionally, Dana says the line spans ...

Alliance expands reman brake shoe, kit line

Alliance Truck Parts has expanded its remanufactured brake shoe and kit product line to include new EG brake lining options rated for use on tandem axle tractor trailers up to 20,000 pounds. Alliance says when paired with Alliance brake drum ABP N42A1657VB, the new brake linings and existing Alliance ...

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 ...