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  • Canadian steel and aluminum exports to the U.S. will face tariffs

    May 31, 2018 10:53AM by Truck News

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – The United States is going ahead with tariffs on Canadian steel and aluminum, says Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross. The country announced it will not extend exemptions for Canada, Mexico, and the European Union that were granted

  • Wabash National creates role for aluminum tanker specialist

    October 18, 2016 11:00AM by Truck News

    LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Wabash National has named Gordon Groshong senior product manager, aluminum, for its tank trailer business. It’s a newly created position within the company that produces Walker, Brenner, Beall and Bulk brand tank trailers. He will be responsible

  • News Equipment

    Alcoa expands Ultra One lightweight wheel line

    February 29, 2016 11:07AM by James Menzies

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Alcoa has expanded its line of Ultra One lightweight aluminum wheels. The company announced at the Technology & Maintenance Council meetings the addition of three new sizes. They include: 24.5”x8.25”, 22.5”x14”; and 22.5”x9” sizes. The wheel was

  • Feature Equipment

    DRIVING THE NEW FORD F-150

    October 14, 2014 8:25AM by James Menzies

    Ford made a huge splash when it announced its best-selling F-150 pickup would feature an aluminum cab, beginning in 2015. Have they gone mad? people wondered. It’s a truck. Built to pull things and haul things. They had visions of

  • Product Equipment

    Accuride’s new wheel treatment protects against rim flange wear

    June 2, 2014 10:14AM by Truck News

    EVANSVILLE, Ind. — Accuride has introduced a new aluminum wheel with a specially treated rim designed to reduce rim flange wear seen in heavy-haul, shifting load and frequent stop/start applications. The Accu-Flange wheel protects against flange wear that results from