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Kinedyne introduces ‘Kinedyne Defend’ military product line

Cargo control solutions manufacturer Kinedyne LLC introduces Kinedyne Defend, a new brand for the National Stock Number (NSN), National Aerospace Standards (NAS) and Military Specifications (MIL-SPEC) products within its military, government and specialty solutions division. Kinedyne Defend includes nearly 350 active NSN products including cargo nets, general strap assemblies and specialized cargo securement straps for aviation, aerospace, maritime,

Kinedyne Demo Truck showcases optimize trailers

Kinedyne is rolling out its new demo truck to showcase its core products and a selection of optimization products that increase usable trailer space and speed loading/unloading to deliver efficiency, profitability and driver safety. The demo truck is upfitted with a Kinedyne Kin-Sider trailer curtain system on one side and Kin-Slider on the other. According

Kinedyne introduces reflective VeeBoards that illuminate secured cargo

Kinedyne has released new reflective cargo corner protector VeeBoards that illuminating cargo strapped on an open-deck trailer, allowing it to be seen more easily at night. According to Kinedyne, additional features of the new reflective VeeBoards include: the fact that they need no batteries, but emit a glow from the reflected light of oncoming traffic; feature a

Kinedyne releases new Kold-Front refrigerated curtain system

Kinedyne has introduced the new Kold-Front Refrigerated Curtain System, which the company says is a driver-friendly alternative to PVC strip curtains and provides improved thermal resistance and greater durability. Kold-Front provides improved insulation to maintain required low interior temperatures while loading and unloading cargo. Instead of plastic rollers, Kold-Front curtains are equipped with the company’s

Correct cargo securement to avoid costly consequences

There’s a lot going on, but even in get-it-done mode, safety needs to be paramount. Correct cargo securement is critical but the details can be easily overlooked. When do you use chains? When do you use ratchet straps? What about winch straps? What’s your cargo securement training program looking like for your fleet personnel? Knowing

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Kinedyne engineers winches that integrate with HD load securement straps

Kinedyne LLC has introduced new winches with a working load limit (WLL) of 6,670 lbs., consistent with the 6,670-lb. WLL of its Rhino Max and K-Force winch straps.

Kinedyne expands Prattville, Alabama operation with distribution facility

Kinedyne LLC’s newest distribution facility is fully operational, expanding the company’s Prattville, Alabama operation.

Kinedyne expands Grip Link tire chain lineup for off-road use

Kinedyne LLC has introduced the two newest members of its Grip Link tire chain family: The new 7- and 8-mm heavy-duty stud tire chains designed exclusively for off-road use. Grip Link Brand Tire Chains already come in 7-mm steel wire v-bar and 7-mm steel wire square link designs for highway use. The new 7- and

Kinedyne announces the passing of Paul Wolford

Kinedyne LLC has announced the passing of Paul W. Wolford, its vice president of sales and marketing. “It is with the greatest sadness we share that Paul Wolford, our esteemed colleague and trusted friend, passed away Thursday, November 15, 2018,” Dan Schlotterbeck, president of Kinedyne LLC, said. “Paul’s courage, strength and dignity through his long battle

Kinedyne celebrates 50th anniversary

Kinedyne LLC, designer, manufacturer and distributor of cargo control technologies, has celebrated its 50th-anniversary. Founded by Jim Klausmann in 1968, the original business entity was called Kinedyne Corporation, the name “Kinedyne” being derived from the words “kinetics” and “dynamics.” Part of Kinedyne’s celebration included the release of a new commemorative logo and video, with a

Utility Trailer Manufacturing Co. makes Kinedyne Kin-slider standard on Tautliner trailer

Utility Trailer Manufacturing Co., manufacturer of refrigerated trailers, dry freight vans, flatbeds, and Tautliner curtainsided trailers announced that the Kin-Sider from Kinedyne will be the new standard curtain installed on Utility’s Tautliner curtainsided trailers. “We are pleased to partner with Kinedyne, a long-time supplier of Utility, to make the Kin-Sider our new standard trailer curtain.

Kinedyne introduces Rhino Max and K-Force brand load securement straps

Kinedyne LLC has introduced a family of new ultra-heavy-duty load securement straps. The new Rhino Max brand of winch straps and ratchet straps will replace Kinedyne’s abrasion-resistant Rhino Web line, while the K-Force brand of winch straps, ratchet straps and logistics straps is a completely new offering from the company. According to the company, Rhino