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Spring Tune-up Essential for Top Performance

The spring tune-up is an essential step in maintaining heavy-duty equipment. By keeping up-to-date on service requirements and in top-operating condition, companies are ready for summer’s work and can eliminate downtime. “Companies should prep in the spring for summer work through a spring tune-up. Having your exhaust, heating, and cooling

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Western Branch Diesel Achieves Allison Transmission Gold Status

SIGN UP FOR UPDATES Western Branch Diesel is proud to announce that six of its service locations have been awarded Gold status in Allison Transmission’s 2020 Performance Reward Program. Canton, OH Lost Creek, KY Manassas, VA Richmond, VA Roanoke, VA South Charleston, WV This award places all six locations among the top

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Free Spring Inspection Readies Boats for Summer

Each year, boaters eagerly await the first day out on the water doing what they enjoy most – fishing, swimming, waterskiing, and more. If you have a workboat that doesn’t take a break, it’s important to have it inspected too. Spring is the time to bring your boat up-to-speed to

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Second Life for M/V Bus Brown

With two locations along the Kanawha River in West Virginia and one along the upper Ohio River, Amherst Madison, Inc., is an employee-owned business focusing on marine towing, construction, and repair. Tim Spencer, director of vessel maintenance and engineering, managed the repower of the M/V Bus Brown, which is primarily used

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Roanoke Now an Authorized Autocar Parts & Service Warranty Dealer

Autocar has always been the toughest, hardest working, never-let-you-down truck out there. Severe-duty is the only job it knows. Custom-engineered from the wheels up and purpose-built just for you to meet the unique demands of your operation and application, Autocar is not just a truck, it’s a whole company. When

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Now Under One Roof

SAME PEOPLE. SAME SUPPORT. ONE LOCATION. On January 18, 2021, Johnson Truck Center’s and Western Branch Diesel’s respective Manassas, VA branch locations will merge into one location, running out of the current Western Branch Diesel facility at 12011 Balls Ford Road in Manassas, VA. This location will be rebranded as Johnson Truck Center.

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WheelTime Launches New Mobile App for Truck and Coach Customers

GREENSBORO, North Carolina – October 27, 2020 – WheelTime, North America’s largest dedicated service and parts network, is launching a new mobile app designed to better serve truck and coach customers in need of consistent, reliable and trustworthy repairs. The new app allows users to find the nearest WheelTime service

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Volvo Penta Engines Providing Power & Reliability to Ferries

To get to Daufuskie Island, South Carolina, you need a boat. The special thing about the island is that it offers a glimpse, for visitors and residents, of what sea islands were like before bridges, causeways and development. Richard Inglis, Director of Transportation for Haig Point, located on Daufuskie Island, began working

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