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  • Product Equipment

    P.S.I. extends warranty when paired with SKF TFO

    November 21, 2019 7:36AM by Truck News

    Pressure Systems International (PSI) announced it’s offering an extended warranty on its automatic tire inflation system, when paired with SKF’s Trouble-Free Operation (TFO) system. The warranty is extended from five to seven years. The company’s say they’ve worked together to

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    PSI unveils tire pressure monitoring system

    November 7, 2018 10:14AM by John G Smith

    Pressure Systems International (PSI) has unveiled a new tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS) known as Tire View, which comes to market in early 2019. The first phase of the launch will include a stand-alone model for trucks and tractors. Next

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    Inflation system made standard

    May 15, 2018 11:27AM by Truck News

    The Meritor Tire Inflation System (MTIS) with ThermAlert has been made a standard option on Vanguard dry van and CIMC reefer trailers. Almost one in three trailers now comes with the tire inflation system, Meritor says, noting that they monitor

  • Product Equipment

    Aperia reaches milestone with Halo Tire Inflator

    August 16, 2017 7:21AM by Truck News

    BURLINGAME, Calif. – Aperia Technologies has announced its Halo Tire Inflator has reached a billion miles on the road. It’s a tire inflation system that mounts to the wheel and uses energy created by the wheels’ rotation as a power

  • Product Equipment

    P.S.I. recognizes Utility Trailer

    May 30, 2017 10:35AM by Truck News

    SAN ANTONIO, Texas – Pressure Systems International (P.S.I.) recently presented Utility Trailer Manufacturing with its eighth Athena Award for excellence. The award was presented during the company’s International Dealer and Parts Show May 19. Utility won the award because of

  • News Equipment

    Velociti touts “instant ROI” on tire inflation system retrofits

    February 27, 2017 10:04AM by James Menzies

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A creative new program from Velociti allows fleets to use the fuel savings generated by trailer tire inflation system retrofits to pay for the technology over time. Velociti, which is in the business of helping fleets deploy

  • News Equipment

    FlowBelow partners with Aperia, expands product line

    February 27, 2017 9:16AM by James Menzies

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – FlowBelow and Aperia have partnered to better package their respective companies’ fuel-saving technologies. Aperia makes the Halo Tire Inflator, which keeps tractor tires properly inflated using the energy produced by the rotation of the wheels as a

  • Pressure Systems expands in face of growing demand

    September 26, 2016 2:09PM by Truck West

    SAN ANTONIO, Texas – Pressure Systems International has moved to a larger facility to accommodate growing demand for the tire inflation company’s product. Now double the size, the new location allows the company to increase production of its automatic tire

  • P.S.I. names new senior director of global sales and marketing

    March 15, 2016 12:34PM by Truck West

    SAN ANTONIO, Texas – James Sharkey has been named senior director of global sales and marketing for Pressure Systems International (P.S.I.). Joining P.S.I. in 2013, Sharkey was employed as the director of strategic initiatives and has an impressive resume in

  • News Equipment

    More than 100 fleets now using Halo tire inflation system

    February 28, 2016 4:59PM by James Menzies

    Aperia brings on trailer tail inventor Andrew Smith to help grow sales

  • Product Equipment

    Partnership provides real-time tire and mileage monitoring

    February 23, 2016 2:06PM by Truck West

    LONGVIEW, Texas – Stemco and TrackPoint Systems are teaming up to provide a tire and mileage monitoring system for untethered trailers. The partnership combines Stemco’s BatRF sensor technology with TrackPoint’s solar battery charging technology, the TrIPS system, which will now

  • Product Equipment

    Several dealers pick up Aperia’s Halo tire inflator

    December 17, 2015 4:14PM by Truck West

    BURLINGAME, Calif. – Aperia Technologies announced the launch of its Halo tire inflator to a network of U.S.-based dealers Dec. 17. “The first truck and trailer dealerships included in our dealer network were chosen carefully based on their reputations for

  • News Equipment

    Love’s offering tire inflation service while drivers fuel

    May 27, 2015 10:48AM by Truck News

    OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. — Love’s Travel Stop is now offering a new tire inflation and inspection service, while drivers fuel up. Love’s TirePass is now available at 75 Love’s Travel Stop locations, with the remainder of those that have truck

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    Aperia’s Halo Tire Inflator named top technical achievement

    February 23, 2015 8:36AM by Truck News

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Aperia Technologies’ Halo Tire Inflator won the 2014 Technical Achievement Award from the Truck Writers of North America (TWNA). The award was presented during the Technology & Maintenance Council’s (TMC) Annual Meeting & Transportation Technology Exhibition in

  • Product Equipment

    Velociti now installing Aperia’s Halo tire inflation systems

    November 23, 2014 8:00PM by Truck News

    RIVERSIDE, Mo. — Aperia Technologies and Velociti have paired up to deploy the former’s new Halo Tire Inflator, a self-powered, bolt-on tire inflation system. Under the agreement, Aperia will make Velociti’s project management and deployment services available to its customers