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Eaton Offers UltraShift PLUS Automated Transmissions

Eaton-150Eaton has expanded the company’s UltraShift PLUS automated transmission offerings with a new A-Ratio model specifically designed for a wide range of extreme performance applications. The new MXP (Multipurpose Extreme Performance) transmissions have lower overall numerical ratios and higher torque ratings.

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Mack Renews Special Financing for U.S. Military Personnel

Mack-150Mack Financial Services is again offering returning veterans special financing terms for new Mack commercial vehicles. Recent veterans who have received an honorable discharge can receive a half percent (50 basis points) discount off the approved finance rates from Mack Financial Services and obtained through a Mack dealer.

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Bridgestone Americas Opens First U.S. Off-Road Radial Tire Plant

LT-Bridgestone-150Bridgestone Americas opened its first giant off-road radial tire plant in November 2014, a 1.5 million-sq.-ft. manufacturing facility that will produce various off road radial tires for mining equipment, including ultra-class haul trucks. The new plant – based in Aiken County, S.C. – strengthens Bridgestone’s ability to meet global demand for mining tires now and in the future.

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ClearSpan Adds Options to HD Building Line

LT-CLEARSPAN-150ClearSpan Fabric Structures added three different length options to its HD Building solutions. The HD Buildings are available in both gable- and round-style designs and can be mounted as a freestanding structure or affixed to other foundations, such as ponywalls or containers. HD Buildings are made from triple-galvanized structural steel tubing for the frame and a 12.5 oz., high-density polyethylene (HDPE) rip-stop fabric cover.

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