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Tyre Fitters Turn Pink

Kumho Tyre Dealers Support The McGrath Foundation On Pink Fitters Day The world of tyre retailing will again turn a shade of pink on Friday 8th April with more than 1000 Kumho tyre fitters around the country sporting pink shirts to raise money for the McGrath Foundation. Local Kumho tyre dealer staff and fitters will wear special pink shirts on ...

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WAECO launches first split aircon unit for trucks

WAECO CoolAir SP 950 – Extremely flat roof-mounted air conditioner The world’s first split air conditioning with roof-mounted evaporator on show at The Brisbane Truck Show, 2011 Dometic – WAECO are introducing the new WAECO CoolAir SP 950 split air conditioner. This super-flat evaporator unit will fit underneath any roof spoiler, supplying the cab with cool air. The new SP ...

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Western Star to launch with Detroit Diesel 16 litre

The Brisbane Truck Show in May will see the first application of the Detroit Diesel 16 litre for availability in an Australian heavy truck product. Western Star will showcase the DD16 engine years ahead of its intended introduction in this country by Freightliner. The release of the DD16 engine is of specific interest as the engine platform was designed from ...

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ZF announces hybrid unit for speical applications

ZF has announced the availability of a complete hybrid power unit now available for specific applications to provide power requirements ranging from 85-120kW and suitable for applications such as construction machinery – ranging from wheel loaders over diesel lift trucks to excavators . THis enables machine equipment manufacturers to immediately have access to a ful hybrid engine and driveline functionality ...

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Valmet Forestry equipment name to change to Komatsu branding

Komatsu America Corp. today announced that products manufactured under the Valmet trademark have become full members of the Komatsu product family. Valmet, the well-known brand of wheeled harvesters, forwarders and harvesting heads and a pioneer in the area of mechanized logging, now carries the Komatsu brand. Komatsu Ltd. marketed cut-to-length products under the Valmet brand for seven years and will ...

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