GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. and HARRISONVILLE, Mo. — AMETEK Vehicular Instrumentation Systems (VIS), a provider of custom dashboard instrument displays for heavy trucks and other vehicles, has partnered with Advantage PressurePro, a global supplier of tire performance management solutions, to offer an integrated CAN-Communicator 2-inch (C-Com 2G) graphic display that provides real-time tire performance data.
COLUMBUS, Miss. — The 100,000th Paccar MX-13 engine produced for North America was recently presented to Kenan Advantage Group (KAG), which will operate the landmark engine in a Peterbilt Model 579, Peterbilt Motors Co. has announced.
GREENVILLE, S.C. — Michelin Americas Truck Tires, a division of Michelin North America, Inc., announced that Quality Tire Company will join the MICHELIN Commercial Service Network (MCSN). The family-owned business operates four commercial/retail locations in Salt Lake City, Orem and St. George, Utah, and Billings, Mont., with state-of-the-art service trucks and TIA-certified service specialists. As part of the MCSN, Quality Tire will offer a complete range of services, including repairs, inspection and alignments, MICHELIN ONCallTM 24/7/365 emergency road service (ERS), and MICHELIN TIRE CARE preventative tire monitoring.
AKRON, Ohio — Owner-operators and small fleets that sign up for the Goodyear Smart Fleet program during the 2015 Great American Trucking Show (GATS) will receive the opportunity to win a set of two Goodyear Fuel Max LHS steer tires.
CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif. — Utility Trailer Manufacturing Co.’s Glade Spring, Virginia, manufacturing plant has received the Liberty Mutual Insurance Gold Safety Award.
Volvo Group North America recently was honored with a 2015 Energy Award from the Industrial Energy Technology Conference (IETC) for its efforts to reduce energy usage at its manufacturing facilities.