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Stemco announces new president

Stemco announced the promotion of Charles “Chip” Stuhr to the role of president, effective immediately. The official announcement was made at a recent company town hall meeting. This is the latest and most notable promotion for Stuhr in his 19-year career at Stemco. He joined the company in 2004 as a district sales manager, and

Stemco announces new axle fastener

Stemco says the Auto-Torque axle fastener is designed to streamline wheel end installation.

Stemco announces Discover XR wheel seal as standalone product

Stemco, an Enpro company and manufacturer of heavy-duty components and solutions for commercial vehicles, has launched its the new Discover XR wheel seal. This wheel seal solution was previously only available as a part of the Trifecta pre-adjusted hub assembly, but is now available as a standalone product. The Discover XR seal features exclusive GlideLock

Stemco launches hubodometer selector web tool

Stemco has announced a new tool for customers to find the right Stemco Hubodometer products for their fleets. The new Hubodometer Selector on the Stecmo website leads its users through the process by recommending relevant product offerings according to vehicle brand, model, or tire measurements. The Hubodometer is a device mounted on the axle of

Road Ready introduces LogIQ integrated truck data platform

Road Ready has introduced a new integrated data platform, LogIQ, which integrates data from a several component suppliers with its own trailer telematics system, in order for fleets to obtain data insights from the trailer. The system was introduced at the 2021 American Trucking Associations 2021 Technology & Maintenance Council (TMC) Exhibition. Partners on LogIQ

Conquering the challenges of fleet data management

When the fleet is on the road, you’re making money. That’s why fleet managers spend much of their time doing their best to minimize roadside incidents. Roadside incidents can easily cost fleets thousands of dollars considering the crew needed to handle the road call, which also means time lost. A roadside incident puts a vehicle

Stemco announces new president

Stemco has announced the hiring of Amy Considine as the company’s new president. Considine joins Stemco with significant experience in manufacturing and leadership gained through her 16-year tenure at Garlock and Enpro, the company says. Most recently, she was the vice president of supply chain and capability center at Enpro, the parent company of Stemco.

Stemco launches new GateReader SVT

Stemco has announced GateReader SVT as an addition to its current mileage solution product portfolio. GateReader SVT, coupled with the usage of DataTrac SVT, is designed to provide data to fleet managers wirelessly and automatically to improve maintenance practices and increase fleet safety, the company says. With this launch, Stemco is also introducing Stemco Vehicle

Stemco updates warranties for wheel end products

Stemco has expanded coverage to its aftermarket and OEM warranties for its wheel end products. The company is now including labor warranty on the five-year Platinum Performance System aftermarket package (PPS+) for truck and trailer on-highway applications. Stemco says key features of the warranty update include: Labor warranty coverage up to one hour per wheel

The importance of keeping contaminants out of your truck’s wheel ends

The trick to extending the life and performance of your wheel end starts with something that is simple, but often overlooked: prevention. And while you’ve likely heard why it’s a good idea to keep contaminants away from wheel ends, you may not know exactly where those contaminants are coming from—or the damage they’re actually doing.

Stemco, OptiCat release data delivery services to customers

Stemco has announced an agreement with OptiCat, an ACES and PIES compliant software developer, to provide accurate, secure and real-time product information. With this new offering, Stemco says it can quickly and accurately deliver new or updated product attributes to customers. Stemco recently released three new products for commercial truck and trailer wheel ends, including

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Hendrickson acquires Stemco’s Motor Wheel, Crewson businesses

Hendrickson recently announced the acquisition of the Motor Wheel brake drum & Crewson slack adjuster business segments, from Stemco and parent company EnPro Industries. “We are excited about this acquisition and the rich American heritage of Motor Wheel. We have been working to revitalize the Motor Wheel name with a new brand mark, a tagline