Buses

Two California Central Valley Cities, Stockton and Porterville, Select Proterra Catalyst(TM) Zero-Emission Buses

Grants from San Joaquin Valley Unified Air Pollution Control District to improve Central Valley air quality through clean bus rapid transit SAN BRUNO, Calif.Â- — Proterra, the leading provider of zero-emission battery-electric buses, today announced that the cities of Stockton and Porterville have each placed orders with Proterra for its new Catalyst bus with funding from the San Joaquin...

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Live Painting Demonstrations at NACE Expo 2014 to Be Performed Using the Mobile Work Station®
Workstations

Live Painting Demonstrations at NACE Expo 2014 to Be Performed Using the Mobile Work Station®

The NACE Expo being held July 23rd, 24th, and 25th at the Cobo Center in Detroit will again include live painting demonstrations on the show floor.Â-  NACE | CARS is the largest North American conference and exhibition dedicated to the collision and service repairs industries.   Live painting demonstrations have been scheduled with KC Mathieu and with Chip Foose. ...

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Reel Handling Accessories help make cable deployment safe.
Handling Equipment

Reel Handling Accessories help make cable deployment safe.

Featuring durable steel construction and yellow powder-coat finish, Reel Handling Accessories make fiber optic cable deployment safe and productive. Pole Mount Spindle features ratchet binder that employs 2 in. wide web, providing secure, yet temporary, attachment to pole. With load capacity up to 1,200 lb, Reel Buck can support any utility reel up to 36 in. wide and up to 50 in. in diameter....

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Shaft Couplings Buying Guide
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Shaft Couplings Buying Guide

Do you need a disc, gear, grid, or jaw shaft coupling? If you're unsure the exact type of shaft coupling to use for your project, download the shaft coupling buying guide prepared by ThomasNet. Learn about the different applications each shaft coupling is used for.

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BorgWarner Supplies Advanced Wet Friction Plate Technology for ZF's New 8- and 9-Speed Transmissions
Plates

BorgWarner Supplies Advanced Wet Friction Plate Technology for ZF's New 8- and 9-Speed Transmissions

BorgWarner's Wet Friction Plates Reduce Drag, Enhance Shift Feel and Improve Fuel Economy AUBURN HILLS, Mich. –Â- BorgWarner supplies its latest wet friction technology for ZF's new 8- and 9-speed automatic transmissions. The 8-speed transmission features BorgWarner's multi-segment friction plates with intricate groove designs, and the torque converter for the 9-speed...

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STROTHMANN Wins Largest Contract in Company History Press Shop Automation for Volkswagen Mexico
Automation Systems

STROTHMANN Wins Largest Contract in Company History Press Shop Automation for Volkswagen Mexico

In recent years, STROTHMANN Machines Handling has specialized on the automation of the full range of handling processes in and around press lines – especially for leading automotive companies. The most recent contract, the largest in the company’s history, illustrates the fact that major corporations rely on Strothmann’s know-how: Volkswagen de MÃ-©xico has commissioned Strothmann to...

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Lockers

Innovations in Bike Parking Encourage More Cyclists

More people on bikes is a good thing, right? Well, bike advocates know that certain key pieces are particularly effective in encouraging more people to take up cycling. In addition to educational programs for cyclists and drivers alike and installing more bike lanes, secure bicycle parking is an important element to offer the cyclist peace of mind and encourage more frequent biking. Recent...

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C.R. England is First U.S. Carrier to Introduce Western Star 5700 XE Automated Shift Transmission Tractors Into Fleet
Automotive Trucks

C.R. England is First U.S. Carrier to Introduce Western Star 5700 XE Automated Shift Transmission Tractors Into Fleet

SALT LAKE CITY -- C.R. England today announced the introduction of 2016 Western Star 5700 XE tractors into their fleet.Â-  Starting in July and then over the next several months, almost 200 new units will be put into service in the C.R. England fleet, with tenured solo and team drivers and million miler drivers the first to receive the Western Star vehicles. Tenured Independent Contractors...

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Missiles

Lockheed Martin's JAGM Goes Two for Two in Latest Flight Tests

ORLANDO, Fla. –Â- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) demonstrated its multi-mode Joint Air-to-Ground Missile (JAGM), engaging two laser-designated stationary targets during recent Government-led flight tests at Eglin Air Force Base, Florida. In the first test, the missile flew four kilometers, engaged its precision-strike, semi-active laser and hit the stationary target. During the second flight,...

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Tires

Single Trailer Tire and Retread exhibits reduced irregular wear.

EPA SmartWay®-verified wide-base single trailer tire 455/55R22.5 MICHELIN® X® One® Multi™ Energy T is designed to promote fuel economy and carrying capacity for regional operations. Offered in 375/425 and 385/435 sizes, MICHELIN X One Multi Energy T Pre-Mold retread is also SmartWay-verified and features Advanced Technology™ Compounds forÂ- rolling resistance...

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Do You Have Unique Lifting Needs?
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Do You Have Unique Lifting Needs?

EZRig Cranes offers lifting solutions that are engineered for robust performance, providing the ultimate in portability. Designed for real-world lifting needs, our products are small and light with options and features that make them ideal for a broad range of applications. See our video to learn how an EZRig Crane can simplify your lifting requirements.

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