Monthly Archive: November 2017

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Highway fund at risk officials say

Officials representing state departments of transportation, industry groups and labor urged Congress to infuse the Highway Trust Fund with sustainable new revenues, and to make additional major investments in transportation infrastructure. They made the...

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Hendrickson Announces 2018 Communication Campaign

Hendrickson International – Engineered for Efficiency ITASCA, Ill. (October 2017) – Hendrickson International announces 2018 communication campaign – Engineered for Efficiency TM. “Hendrickson International has been engineering for efficiency for more than 100 years and in 2018...

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Dixon Valve hosts Paul Ryan

Dixon Valve and Coupling Co. of Chestertown, Md., hosted U.S. Speaker of the House Paul Ryan on “Manufacturing Day’’ in October. Ryan joined Jay Timmons, president of National Association of Manufacturers, and Richard Goodall,...

Iowa trucking company that owned the trailer used in a high-profile human trafficking case in which 10 immigrants died 0

U.S. closes trucking company

An Iowa trucking company that owned the trailer used in a high-profile human trafficking case in which 10 immigrants died in Texas has been effectively shut down by the federal government. Pyle Transportation, of...

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Bendix to expand production

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC will expand its manufacturing capabilities and capacity with a $3.8 million capital investment in equipment to launch two new production lines in Huntington, Ind. The lines will manufacture a...

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Proper alignment saves tires

Proper trailer axle and wheel alignment is critical to maximizing tire life, and it’s only become more important with the use of wide-base single tires on trailers for fuel economy and weight savings. Achieving...