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Felling Trailers’ Hydraulic Detachable Gooseneck With Oilfield Beavertail Offers Front and Rear Load Capability

Posted on 12/16/2013 by Gwen Brown

The latest addition to Felling Trailers’ expansive product line is the Hydraulic Detachable Gooseneck with Oilfield Beavertail Trailer. This model gives users the ability to both front and rear load the trailer. The detachable gooseneck feature allows users to load from the front by detaching the gooseneck. By dropping the suspension and blocking the beavertail, the trailer can also be loaded from the rear. These options give users the capability of loading the trailer in tight areas. These models’ capacities range from 35-60 tons with 2-3 axle configurations.

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Meritor Announces New European Air Disc Brake Contract with Scania

Posted on 12/16/2013 by Gwen Brown

Meritor, Inc. recently announced it has been selected to supply its ELSA225H range of air disc brakes for Scania’s trucks and buses with production starting in 2014.

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Freight Shipments Fell 0.7% in October from September

Posted on 12/16/2013 by Gwen Brown

The amount of freight carried by the for-hire transportation industry fell 0.7 percent in October from September, the first monthly decline after three months of increases, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Bureau of Transportation Statistics’ (BTS) Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI). The October 2013 index level (114.3) was 20.5 percent above the April 2009 low during the most recent recession (Tables 1, 2, and 2A).

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Maxion Wheels Names New Advanced Engineering Manager

Posted on 12/16/2013 by Gwen Brown

Maxion Wheels has announced the appointment of Joe Wolf as its Global Advanced Engineering Manager. Wolf is an 18 year company veteran with a strong track record of developing customer relationships and understanding their needs.

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