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GE Capital Fleet Services launches eco Website

GE Capital Fleet Services announced it launched a new interactive eco Website, www.gefleet.com/eco/home, dedicated to alternative vehicles and services. The Website provides information, tools and educational materials to serve as a resource to help companies with greening their vehicle fleets. As part of the Website, GE Capital Fleet ...

Fontaine promotes Laney to product manager

Fontaine Fifth Wheel has promoted Robbie Laney to product manager. In this role, Laney will manage all new product launches, ...

Coxreels expands manufacturing capabilities

Coxreels – a provider of hose, cord and cable reels – has announced the expansion of its manufacturing capabilities, which the company says will double capacity levels by the end of 2011. Coxreels says it saw a major increase in sales throughout 2010 and that the additional space will ...

Eaton showcases energy-efficient facility, technologies

Eaton Corp. last week showcased its new Baltimore/Washington, D.C., Solution Center in Hanover, Md., with educational sessions, plant tours and product demonstrations for visiting federal officials and business leaders. The attendees, from the Baltimore/Washington corridor, had a first look at Eaton’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design-certified facility ...

Compli reaches partnerships with two industry providers

Compli recently completed partnership agreements with two trucking industry providers.  The new integrations with Sterling Infosystems, Inc. and Instructional Technologies, Inc. allow fleets to manage an extensive menu of recruitment and retention tools, screening services and online safety training programs as part of a single employee management system ...

PacLease adds four new locations

Paccar Leasing Company continues to expand its franchise network in North America with the addition of four locations in the United States. “Paccar dealers are looking for more ways to serve their customers and markets — and full-service leasing offers that opportunity,” says PacLease President Bob Southern. “Companies find full-service leasing ...

Ridewell adds project engineer

Ridewell Suspensions is pleased to announce the addition of Matthew Koontz to the engineering team.  As Project Engineer, he works primarily with auxiliary axle suspensions. Koontz comes to Ridewell with over 10 years of design experience. His background includes the designing tank components, as well as tools for improving ...

Mack to increase production at Pennsylvania plant

Mack Trucks, Inc. today announced that, primarily due to increased demand for Mack Pinnacle model highway trucks, the company will boost production at its Macungie, Pa., truck plant in August and hire approximately 300 people to support the increase.  Because of recent recalls of employees laid off during ...

Campaign educating policymakers about aftermarket parts, industry

Aiming to increase the recognition by state policymakers of the major positive economic and consumer benefits generated by automotive aftermarket parts and service industry, the Alliance of State Automotive Aftermarket Associations announced that its national industry education and awareness program aimed at promoting the importance, quality, value and ...

Continental offers medium radial tires

Continental Tire the Americas now offers two medium radial truck tires for construction and severe-duty trucking applications. The Continental HSC1 (Heavy Steer Construction) steer tire’s tread pattern and compound are designed for optimal original mileage with self-cleaning properties, while a three-groove design is built to perform on loose ...