ELYRIA, Ohio — A funny thing happens when some people lay eyes on the Bendix AD-9 air dryer at trucking industry events like trade shows or distributor gatherings. “They’ll come up, grin, and pat it like you would a faithful dog, and say, ‘Man, I love this thing,’” says Richard Nagel, Bendix director of marketing and customer solutions, Air Charging.
GREEN BAY, Wis. — Recent feedback from drivers has led to Schneider investing in a number of equipment upgrades to make life on the road easier for both team and solo drivers. Schneider plans to have the upgraded Freightliner new Cascadia trucks operating in its fleet by June.
MONROVIA, Calif. — Double Coin and CMA, a tire manufacturer and marketer, says its Rancho Cucamonga, California, warehouse has received its first shipment of tires from the recently opened manufacturing facility in Thailand.
ELYRIA, Ohio — More than 200: That’s how many fully-loaded tractor trailers it would take to hold all the metal components Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC reused in the remanufacture of compressors, air dryers, and brake shoes last year.
GALESBURG, Mich. — Power management company Eaton has added two new enhancements to the company’s line of EverTough Self-Adjust and EverTough Manual-Adjust heavy-duty aftermarket clutches to help streamline maintenance and improve performance.