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Port Of Los Angeles’ Green Efforts Paying Off

Facilitating cargo movement while generating less pollution, the Port of Los Angeles says it continues to make green growth a reality. According to the port, data released this week shows that it ...

$417.3M In DOT Grants Set Aside For State Highway Projects

The U.S. Department of Transportation announced $417.3 million in grants to fund an array of efforts ranging from interstate maintenance to research into innovative bridge materials and construction methods. “Transportation investments like these ...

Utility Trailer Manufacturing Introduces Side Skirts

Utility Trainer Manufacturing Co has introduced the USS-120A, its next generation advanced aerodynamic side skirt. The USS-120A is U.S. EPA SmartWay verified as an “Advanced Side Skirt” providing a minimum of 5 percent ...

MacKay & Co. Makes Staffing Changes

MacKay & Company announced that two long serving executives have been promoted to vice-presidents of the company. John Blodgett has been promoted to vice president of sales and marketing; Molly MacKay Zacker ...

SK Hand Tool Reintroduces Ratchet Line

SK Hand Tool LLC, a subsidiary of IDEAL Industries, Inc., has reintroduced the full line of SK-branded ratchets and ratchet sets featuring original SuperKrome plating. SuperKrome is said to provide technicians with ...

Ingersoll Rand Introduces Quiet Impactool

Ingersoll Rand has expanded its MAX family of air tools with the all new 2145QiMax Impactool “The 2145QiMAX offers incredible power for its size, and a variety of new features designed to improve ...

Still Time To Register For Successful Dealer Seminars

There is still time to register for two workshops aimed at truck dealers to be held in Dallas on Thursday August 25. Successful Dealer is sponsoring a succession planning workshop ― Part ...

Westrux Wins Leasing Award

Idealease, Inc. has awarded Westrux International’s Idealease locations in Southern California with the I.D.E.A.L Gold award for 2011. The I.D.E.A.L. Gold award program was established 13 years ago to honor the Idealease locations ...

Old Dominion To Expand Presence In Indianapolis

Old Dominion will invest nearly $22 million to upgrade and enhance its existing facility at 3915 W. Morris St. in Indianapolis and will hire 183 new employees by 2014. As part of the ...

Snap-on Celebrates “IdeaForge” Grand Opening in Kenosha

Snap-on Incorporated announced the official grand opening of the IdeaForge, a multimedia conference center located within the Innovation Works facility at the company’s Kenosha, Wis. campus. The opening was presided over by ...

Michelin Americas Truck Tires, AMBEST Sign Cooperative Agreement

Michelin Americas Truck Tires and AMBEST have signed a cooperative agreement that will expand service to the trucking industry. AMBEST will feature Michelin truck tires and related products and offer tire and ...

Guide Outlines EPA, OSHA Compliance Issues

Blue Gavel Press has just released the newly updated Automotive Workplace Guide to EPA & OSHA, 18th Edition. Updated annually, the book addresses the hazardous waste and safety concerns of dealerships with ...

2011 MOOG Catalog Highlights Medium- and Heavy-Duty Applications

The 2011 MOOG Commercial Vehicle Master Chassis Catalog, featuring hundreds of new replacement components for millions of medium- and heavy-duty vehicles, is now available from Federal-Mogul Corporation. The new, 372-page catalog (#F3810) features the ...

Red Dot To Acquire JBAR A/C

Red Dot Corporation announced it has reached an agreement to acquire JBAR A/C Inc. of Valley View, Ohio. Financial terms were not disclosed. JBAR designs and manufactures heaters and air conditioning systems for ...