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MHC Kenworth to open green dealership

MHC Kenworth will officially unveil its second-largest, and most environmentally friendly, dealership among its network on Thursday, May 26. For more than two decades, MHC has had a presence in the Oklahoma City area, and the need to expand was determined. Groundbreaking on the new dealership located at ...

BackJoy releases new portable sitting product

BackJoy Orthotics, LLC has created a new product designed to aid drivers suffering from lower back pain. According to the company, ...

SPX introduces new refractometer

SPX Service Solutions has released the new 5025 refractometer to meet new EPA nitrogen oxide (NOx) standards for diesel engines. “To ensure proper operation of the ...

Caterpillar opens reman facility

Caterpillar Inc. announced the official opening of a new remanufacturing facility in Singapore. The 215,278-square-foot building will serve as the regional source for remanufactured major components for off-highway trucks and other mining equipment, including engines, transmissions, final drives and torque converters. “This new Singapore facility will expand our capability ...

Betts Spring Joins CVSN

Betts Spring Company has been accepted as a supplier member of the Commercial Vehicle Solutions Network (CVSN). Betts Spring specializes in manufacturing spray suppression solutions for Class 7 and 8 tractor and trailer applications. Genuine brands include Betts (mud guard hangers), Life-Time Fenders (quarter, single axle and tandem fenders) ...

Etzel named CEO of Continental Tire the Americas

Continental Tire the Americas announced that effective July 1, Jochen Etzel will be chief executive officer, replacing Matthias Schoenberg who previously was named global head of ContiTech’s Fluid Technology business unit. Approaching 20 years with Continental, Etzel started his career as a lawyer in Continental’s corporate law department. “We ...

Sensors detect water in fuel tank

Dieselcraft Fluid Engineering has developed a line of sensors designed to detect water at the fuel tank bottom before it gets dispensed or for installation in water separators to alert the user to water presence. The Dieselcraft Model 06-5 and 06-6SP Sensors are a solid-state sending unit and ...

Utility creates new websites

Utility Trailer Manufacturing Company has announced the launch of a new corporate website, a mobile smartphone-friendly dealer directory and new Quick Response (QR) codes. “Utility is always committed to developing more tools available for our dealers to utilize and for our customers to efficiently find information about our products,” ...

Freightliner debuts AMT3 automated-manual transmission for M2 trucks

Freightliner Trucks on Monday, May 23, introduced its AMT3 automated-manual transmission for Business Class M2 vehicles. The new transmission technology combines the design principles of a manual transmission with intelligent electronics to form an automated two-pedal shift system designed to equalize driver performance and improve fuel economy. Unlike automatic ...

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 ...