Donaldson Co. has launched an online Emissions Resource Center: www.donaldson.com/en/erc. The web site provides access to emissions-control information such as descriptions of emissions-reduction technologies, diesel-engine exhaust retrofits and health impact of diesel emissions.
Phillips Industries' Arctic Superflex 7-conductor electrical cable is designed for extreme temperature conditions, remaining flexible down to -85 °. F and holding its shape up to 175 °. F. Offered in 100- and 250-ft. lengths.
Learning the ins and outs of brake adjustment has just gotten easier. A portable brake simulator called The Assistant is available from Crystal Distribution Services. Made of real working parts, it can be used in training for air brake or brake adjustment certification. Call 319-277-9375 or go to
Accuride Corp. has signed an agreement to acquire Transportation Technologies Industries (TTI), a manufacturer and supplier of medium- and heavy-duty truck components. Terry Keating, Accuride president and CEO, will retain those positions in the combined company. Andy Weller, former president and CEO of TTI, will serve as executive vice president.
The Allison 3000HS automatic transmission is now available on Kenworth T300 medium-duty trucks. Designed for linehaul and p&d applications, the vocational transmission has gross torque of 1,100-lb.-ft. for 80,000-lb. GVW or GCW, and comes with five or six speeds. There is no PTO provision.