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Accuride to Add Five Distribution Centers

Truck wheels at an Accuride plant Accuride Corp.

Commercial vehicle supplier Accuride Corp. announced it will extend its North American distribution network to target key regional markets to reduce lead times and provide aftermarket customers with new shipment options.

Transport Topics
December 28, 2017
Business

Accuride Reorganizes Business Units to Support Expansion

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Accuride Corp. announced it has realigned its organizational structure and made key appointments among its executive leadership team to support the company’s continued expansion as a supplier of wheels and wheel end solutions to the global commercial vehicle industry.

Transport Topics
October 27, 2017
Business, Equipment

Benefiting from a Stronger Financial Position, Accuride Introduces New Wheel Bearing System

Accuride's Rick Dauch Dauch by Joseph Terry/Transport Topics

ATLANTA — Accuride introduced a product developed by a company it acquired in February of this year, a move indicative of the company’s growth strategy with the backing of its private equity ownership and stronger financial position it enjoys since returning to private ownership late last year.

Joe Howard and Roger Gilroy | Staff Reporters
September 28, 2017
Business

Accuride in Agreement to Acquire Mefro Wheels

Accuride acquires Mefro Wheels GmbH Accuride Corp.

Accuride Corp., a supplier of components to the North American and European commercial vehicle industries, announced that it entered into an agreement to acquire Mefro Wheels GmbH.

Transport Topics
June 19, 2017
Business, Equipment

Accuride Finalizes Acquisition of KIC

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Accuride Corp. completed its acquisition of KIC and certain of its affiliated entities, following an agreement announced April 26, the company said.

Transport Topics
May 2, 2017
Business, Equipment

Accuride Reaches Agreement to Acquire Wheel-End Supplier KIC

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Commercial vehicle supplier Accuride Corp. has reached an agreement to acquire KIC, a supplier of wheel-end components, and certain of its affiliated entities.

Transport Topics
April 26, 2017
Business, Equipment

Accuride Introduces Lighter Steel and Aluminum Wheels

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Accuride Corp. announced new steel and aluminum wheels that it said offered weight-saving benefits, including the industry’s first 65-pound steel wheel and 40-pound aluminum alloy wheel for commercial vehicles. 

Transport Topics
January 23, 2017
Business, Equipment

Accuride Shareholders Approve Merger With Crestview Partners

Accuride Corp.

Commercial wheel and wheel-end supplier Accuride Corp. reported that its shareholders approved the proposed merger with Crestview Partners, a New York-based private equity firm.

Transport Topics
November 15, 2016
Business, Equipment

Accuride Corp. Enters Into Agreement to Be Acquired by Crestview Partners

John Sommers II for TT

Heavy-duty supplier Accuride Corp. said it has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by funds managed by Crestview Partners, a leading New York-based private equity firm, for $2.58 per share in cash.

Transport Topics
September 2, 2016
Business, Equipment

Accuride Reports Profitable Second Quarter, Six-Month Loss

John Sommers II for TT

Commercial vehicle components supplier Accuride Corp. reported a profitable second quarter but still posted a net loss for the six-month period due to headwinds in key markets.

Transport Topics
July 26, 2016

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