February 28, 2016
The package options do not require customers to purchase pre-assembled kits. Instead, customers can continue to purchase and install product as they do today. Fleets can reduce sourcing by using SKF wheel end components on both truck and trailer applications.
January 12, 2016
Parts supplier SKF USA plans to transfer its North American Automotive Vehicle Service Market Distribution and Packaging operations in Hebron, Ky., to its Crossville, Tenn., facility by July 2016.
September 16, 2015
SKF has announced a new, easily installed spindle nut locking system for both tractors and trailers that provides a high degree of strength.
November 10, 2014
Vipar Heavy Duty promoted Chris Baer to executive vice president.
June 24, 2014
A little extra diligence in the shop, or a bit of mechanical assistance, can help fleets avoid the irritants associated with loose wheel bearings, like irregular tire wear, premature brake relining and even wheel-offs.
April 29, 2014
SKF has announced the appointment of George Garner as vice president of automotive sales for the SKF Vehicle Service Market, North America Business Unit, effective immediately.
February 27, 2014
SKF has expanded its air system product offering to include the Separator Filter Dryer, an air dryer for providing contaminant free air to pneumatic devices.
February 21, 2014
SKF is now offering a complete line of Krown products, which include a line of rust protection products, and a line of cleaning products and tools for light- and heavy-duty vehicles. The Krown product line provides solutions to protect vehicles from road debris, salt and rust.
January 27, 2014
SKF has announced the appointment of Tom O’Brien as president of SKF vehicle service market, North America business unit, effective immediately. O’Brien previously served as the interim president for SKF VSM, North America following the death of Mike McGrath in October.
October 14, 2013
Mike McGrath, an automotive and heavy-duty industry leader for the past 25 years, 20 of them with SKF, passed away suddenly on Oct. 11, at the age of 54. He most recently was president of the SKF Vehicle Service Market, North America Business Unit.
June 13, 2013
SKF announces 23 new part numbers for its All-Makes new and remanufactured air dryers, cartridges and service kit offering. Eleven of the new part numbers have been added to the popular Model 9 air dryer line.
March 6, 2013
Increased complexity, more focus on remanufacturing, and the importance of selling the value proposition of premium brands were the themes of a recent panel discussion of aftermarket suppliers.
January 1, 2006
There's no denying that counterfeit parts are bad news - but it's not all that simple.
We offer e-newsletters that deliver targeted news and information for the entire fleet industry.
The expert, Steve Carlson from Xantrex, will answer your questions
The expert, Brian Fletcher from Eaton, will answer your questions
Maxion Unveils MaxSmart Wheel-Mounted Sensor
Gates Expands Heavy-Duty Belt Line
Peterbilt Expands Sleeper Heater Availability
OWL Detects Overhead Obstacles for Oversize Loads