Category Archives: Transportation

Two Greenville County Residents Earn Rare Wright Brothers’ Master Pilot Award

[caption id="attachment_8687" align="alignleft" width="4608"] Pictured from left to right are: Todd Clamp (Blue suit coat), Gere Gaige, Dan Allen and Randy DeBerry.[/caption] Daniel (Dan) Lorain Allen,  Jr. is the first person living in Greer; and Gerald (Gere) Earl Gaige is the first person living in the Cliffs at Glassy to have ever received this award,…
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CAP aircrews take to the skies along South Carolina’s eastern coast

[caption id="attachment_8427" align="alignleft" width="4008"] (l to r) Col. Francis Smith, South Carolina Wing commander, Lt. Col. Billy Geier, incident commander, and Col. David Kantor, Kentucky Wing commander, review the mission sorties for the day. (Photo by Lt. Col. Brenda Reed, MDWG)[/caption] COLUMBIA, S.C. – Civil Air Patrol's South Carolina Wing began disaster-relief flights today in…
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SmartTruck Names Garrett Grimm Regional Sales Director

Greenville, SC - October 5, 2016 -- SmartTruck, the innovative leader in fuel-saving trailer aerodynamics for the trucking industry, announced today the appointment of Garrett Grimm as Regional Sales Director. In this role, Mr. Grimm will be responsible for supporting clients across much of the Southeastern U.S., as well as building new relationships with trailer…
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WYNIT Plans Open House Hiring Event

Distribution company seeks to fill 23 positions Greenville, SC, September 23, 2016 – WYNIT announced today that it will hire at least 23 people to fill current openings at its Greenville, SC headquarters. WYNIT has scheduled an open house hiring event for 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, September 29, at its offices at…
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UPS X-Port Challenge Brings Opportunity to Local Businesses

For Immediate Release UPS X-PORT CHALLENGE BRINGS OPPORTUNITY TO LOCAL BUSINESSES Businesses based in Georgia, North Carolina and South Carolina can apply to participate in the competition ATLANTA, Sept. 1, 2016 – Small and medium-sized businesses with global aspirations have the opportunity to win $10,000 in export shipping with UPS. The UPS X-PORT Challenge aims…
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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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