Category Archives: Transportation

Hard Surface Skid Steer Airless Radial Tire Readily Available From Michelin Tweel Technologies

[caption id="attachment_6888" align="alignnone" width="800"] The TWEEL(R) SSL Hard Surface is designed for operators who are involved with construction, transfer stations, waste handling, pavement maintenance or material handling and benefit from a hard surface version of an airless radial skid steer tire. (PRNewsFoto/Michelin North America Inc.)[/caption] GREENVILLE, S.C. -- MICHELIN Tweel Technologies, manufacturer of the award-winning MICHELIN(®)…
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SmartTruck names Dean Ford regional sales director

Greenville, SC -- SmartTruck, the innovative leader in fuel-saving trailer aerodynamics for the trucking industry, announced today the appointment of Dean Ford as Regional Sales Director. In this role Mr. Ford will be responsible for supporting current clients across much of the Western U.S., as well as building new relationships with trailer dealers, long-haul fleets,…
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U-Haul rentals land at Taylors Self Storage

TAYLORS, S.C. — U-Haul Company of South Carolina, Inc. is pleased to announce that Taylors Self Storage has signed on as a U-Haul neighborhood dealer to serve the Taylors community. Taylors Self Storage at 3146 Wade Hampton Blvd. will offer U-Haul trucks, trailers, towing equipment, support rental items and in-store pick-up for boxes. Hours of operation…
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Sai High Volume Shell Station joins forces with U-Haul

ANDERSON, S.C. — U-Haul Company of South Carolina, Inc. is pleased to announce that Sai High Volume Shell Station has signed on as a U-Haul neighborhood dealer to serve the Anderson community. Sai High Volume Shell Station at 221A Brown Road will offer U-Haul trucks, trailers, towing equipment, support rental items and in-store pickup for boxes. Hours of…
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Spinx donates $115K to charities

Greenville, S.C. – On Thursday, July 14th Spinx held their annual check presentation, were they donated the proceeds from the Annual Spinx Charity Golf Tournament to five SC charities. The ceremony was held at the Chamber of Commerce. Spinx partners with non-profit organizations in South Carolina who focus on improving children’s education, health, wellness and moral…
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Michelin’s ‘Beyond the Driving Test’ drives change in 31 states

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Michelin and the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) today embarked on year three of the award-winning Beyond the Driving Test road safety campaign by celebrating the commitments of 31 states to update driver's education materials with consistent tire maintenance and safety information. https://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20160718/390583-INFO The campaign's goal is to address tire safety education and…
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Mauldin Mini Storage gains customers with U-Haul rentals

GREENVILLE, S.C. — U-Haul Company of South Carolina, Inc. is pleased to announce that Mauldin Mini Storage LLC has signed on as a U-Haul neighborhood dealer to serve the Greenville community. Mauldin Mini Storage at 935 W. Butler Road will offer U-Haul trucks, towing equipment, support rental items and in-store pick-up for boxes. Hours of…
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Michelin unveils 3 new Ultraflex tires for the largest sprayers and harvesters

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Faced with finding tires to support today's heavier farm equipment, farmers are also looking to protect the integrity of the soil, improve productivity and enhance crop performance on their farms. One of the most effective ways to improve yield is to minimize soil compaction by using tires that are designed to operate at…
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Sierra Roofing builds partnership with U-Haul

FOUNTAIN INN, S.C. — U-Haul Company of South Carolina, Inc. is pleased to announce that Sierra Roofing has signed on as a U-Haul neighborhood dealer to serve the Fountain Inn community. Sierra Roofing at 1789 Fairview Road will offer U-Haul trucks, trailers, towing equipment, support rental items and in-store pick-up for boxes. Hours of operation for…
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New Michelin heavy-truck tire delivers uptime in on/off Road applications

GREENVILLE, S.C. -- Michelin Americas Truck Tires, a division of Michelin North America, Inc., has introduced the MICHELIN(®) X(®) Works(TM) Z, an all-position tire, for mixed on/off road applications that operate in demanding environments. The MICHELIN X Works Z is designed to improve uptime.  It features a 50% wider protector ply and a thicker layer of…
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