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WABCO - Optiride Lift Axle Control

Company’s newly branded, next generation electronically controlled air suspension (ECAS) technology augments fuel economy and increases vehicle efficiency through chassis suspension control. OptiRide maintains the trailer at a constant ride height. The Intelligent Lift Axle Control can automatically optimize trailer load transfer, including temporarily putting more weight on the drive axle, to improve traction performance. The system delivers enhanced load protection and stabilized vehicle operation, which also helps to increase vehicle and road safety.

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Trail King revisits Steel

57 TKi 150Steel end dump model has returned to company’s offering of truck bodies equal to sand & gravel and crushed stone hauling.

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Chairman's Report - Greener Pastures

Allen Hamblen is 2015 National Ready Mixed Concrete Association Chairman

By Steven Prokopy

26 Allen 150For the last two or three years, economic forecasts have indicated that things are looking quite promising for the construction industry in general, and the concrete industry specifically, with demand for product increasing year-after-year for at least the next decade. In terms of both product and information, the ready mixed industry could not be more prepared, according to National Ready Mixed Concrete Association Chairman Allen Hamblen, president & CEO of CalPortland Co.


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