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Esco introduces wheel heat warning label

Esco announces its new Hot Wheel, wheel heat indicator label, which is designed to warn drivers, maintenance personnel and safety ...

Inland Truck Parts creates breakdown prevention program

Inland Truck Parts has released a new 57-point inspection service plan called the Pro-Guardian Breakdown Prevention plan. The company says the ...

PIAA releases new halogen bulb

PIAA has advanced halogen bulb design with the introduction of its Night-Tech halogen bulb series, the company says. According to PIAA, the Night-Tech bulbs feature several ...

Clore offers Solar HT1224 heavy truck 12/24V commercial jump starter

Clore Automotive’s Model No. HT1224 12/24V commercial jump starter from Solar is a wheeled unit designed specifically for the over-the-road transportation industry. The HT1224 delivers 1,400 cold cranking amps in 12V mode and 800 CCA in 24V mode, making it suitable for fleet, industrial, construction, agricultural and commercial ...

Eaton acquires electrical business in Colombia

Eaton Corp. announced it has acquired the assets of C.I. ESI de Colombia S.A., a Bogota, Colombia-based reseller of industrial electrical equipment and engineering focused on oil and gas, mining and industrial and commercial construction. Terms were not disclosed. The company had sales of about $8 million in ...

Truck tire safety video

To celebrate National Tire Safety Week (June 5-11), Michelin Americas Truck Tires (MATT) and the Tire Industry Association (TIA) announced a comprehensive truck tire training video for fleet operators, tire shop managers and maintenance technicians. The video details proper safety procedures when handling truck tires in the shop. “When ...

Bendix reconfigures support network

Customers seeking sales, service or technical support for Bendix brand foundation brakes and wheel-end solutions from Bendix Spicer Foundation Brake (BSFB) will now receive information exclusively through their Bendix account managers, Bendix SWAT team members, www.foundationbrakes.com and the Bendix Tech Team members who offer service support via 1-800-AIR-BRAKE, ...

Noregon, PeopleNet reach agreement

PeopleNet has selected Noregon Systems, Inc. to provide its Multi-bus Adapter for the PeopleNet Vehicle Management application. The Multi-bus Adapter connects to the J1708, CAN and J1939 vehicle data busses and increases the amount of information available for PeopleNet’s customers, the company says. The Multi-bus Adapter also is said ...

Vipar Heavy Duty announces new executive committee

Vipar Heavy Duty on Friday, June 3, announced the new members of its executive committee effective immediately. Bill Nolan, president of Power Brake & Spring Service Co., is the new chairman of the board. In addition, Paul Raymond, president of Parts for Trucks Inc., is the vice chairman, ...

Wingfoot opens new truck care center

Wingfoot Commercial Tire has continued its on-highway expansion by opening a truck care center in Matthews, Mo. The new service center in Matthews is located at 701 State Hwy 80 on Interstate 55, exit 58, on the Flying J property.  The truck care center provides trucking fleets with preventive ...