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Accuride Corporation Acquires mefro Wheels GmbH

Accuride Corporation,  a supplier of components to the North American and European commercial vehicle industries has completed its acquisition of mefro wheels GmbH. 

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Accuride Reorganizes to Support Global Growth

Accuride Corporation today announced that it has realigned its organizational structure and made key appointments among its executive leadership team.

Accuride Launches ROLLiant Hub System from KIC

Accuride Corp. has introduced the ROLLiant hub system from KIC, a new long-life, low maintenance hub system to come with a 10-year warranty. The hub system was designed for commercial vehicle fleets and truck and trailer OEMs.

Accuride Offering ProFinish Steel Wheel Refinishing

Accuride Corp. has introduced a steel wheel refinishing service for the North American commercial vehicle aftermarket—ProFinish.

Accuride Restructuring Sales & Marketing Organization

Accuride Corp. has realigned its sales and marketing organization to better support the needs of its global customers following the company’s May 1, 2017 acquisition of KIC LLC.

Accuride Acquiring German Company

Accuride Corp. is in the process of acquiring Mefro Wheels GmbH, expanding its global presence.

Accuride’s Blair Honored with Women in Manufacturing Award

The Manufacturing Institute has named Accuride Corp.’s Mary E. Blair as a recipient of its Women in Manufacturing STEP (Science, Technology, Engineering and Production) Ahead Award for 2017.

Accuride Releases New Wheel Technology

Accuride launched its advanced new aluminum and steel wheel technologies during the Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week in Las Vegas.

Accuride Launches Video Series

Accuride Corp. has launched a new series of how-to videos to help fleet maintenance technicians properly install and service Accuride products. The three new videos use animation, technical diagrams, and step-by-step instructions to walk the viewer through correct procedures for installing and maintaining these products, Accuride said. The “Accuride Wheel Service Video” covers single-piece rims

Accuride Introduces New Steel Wheel

Accuride Corp. debuted its EverSteel steel wheel technology – the industry’s first steel wheel warranted against corrosion – at Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week 2016 in Las Vegas. The new steel wheel coating technology provides corrosion protection with a proprietary four-phase coating and includes a five-year warranty against corrosion, the company said. EverSteel is an extension

Accuride Reorganizes Leadership for Global Plans

Accuride Corp. has reorganized its leadership team to support its planned global expansion. The company recently acquired a majority stake in the Italian steel-wheel manufacturer Gianetti Ruote S.r.l., in a partnership with CLN S.p.A. This partnership was the North American supplier’s first step to going global. In an effort to support global growth, a number

Accuride Launches New Aluminum Wheels

Accuride Corp. introduced its new Accu-Flange aluminum wheels to reduce rim flange wear, the company said. Accu-Flange aluminum wheels feature a specially-treated rim designed that reduces the rim flange wear seen in heavy-haul, shifting-load and frequent stop-start applications, said the company. The treatment bonds to the aluminum substrate forming a barrier that reduces abrasion between