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Supply Post Industry News - February, 2014

  • Peterbilt Marks Milestone: 75 Years Of Innovation

    From the very first truck custom built in 1939 to the newest Models 579 and 567, Peterbilt has defined commercial vehicle performance, styling and quality. In 2014, the company celebrates 75 years of innovation and excellence with commemorative events throughout the year that include a North American tour with a specialized anniversary trailer, a limited edition Model 579 and numerous other activities.

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    Feb 25, 2014 - 4 years ago

  • Titan's New Unibody Hopper Trailer Is A Ton Better

    As factory staff prepared the newest engineering development from Titan Trailers, Founder and President Mike Kloepfer set his mind back to the origins of his firm.

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    Feb 25, 2014 - 4 years ago

  • LiuGong To Sell PowerLatch Quick Coupler

    LiuGong North America is pleased to announce that they will now be offering the LiuGong branded TwinLock Powerlatch quick couplers in the North American market. The quick couplers have been designed to fit the LiuGong 915D, 922D, 925D, 936D and 950E.

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    Feb 25, 2014 - 4 years ago

  • Gehl Introduces New Z45 GEN:2 Compact Excavator

    The all-new Gehl Z45 GEN:2 compact excavator brings efficient performance to the market in a state of-the-art package. This new model incorporates innovative features that enhance productivity, operator comfort, efficiency and cost savings on the jobsite. The Z45 GEN:2 compact excavator includes many upgrades from the previous Z45 model.

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    Feb 25, 2014 - 4 years ago

  • Prevent And Minimize Undercarriage Wear

    The undercarriage of tracked machines – dozers, excavators and compact track loaders – represents a significant portion of the equipment’s purchase price and the lion’s share of maintenance costs over the life of the machine. In this article we will cover tips on how to prevent and minimize undercarriage wear, and maximize undercarriage life and lower owning and operating costs.

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    Feb 25, 2014 - 4 years ago

  • Pacific Heavy Equipment Show To Co-Locate With Truxpo 2014!

    The Pacific Heavy Equipment Show (PHES), previously held in Chilliwack, will co-locate with TRUXPO 2014, taking place September 19 & 20 at TRADEX in Abbotsford. TRUXPO 2014 will encompass the entire TRADEX complex plus 80,000 square feet of outdoor exhibits, while PHES will be an outdoor and tented event encompassing an additional three acres of static and Demo exhibits in the Tradex North Parking lot — Two Great Shows, One Great Location!

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    Feb 25, 2014 - 4 years ago

  • Selling 101: Tips For Equipment Owners

    By Sue McGregor, Managing Director of Canada, IronPlanet

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    Feb 25, 2014 - 4 years ago

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