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Dorsey Intermodal, THACO Partner to Supply Marine Chassis
June 24, 2020
MEMA Industry News Editor’s Note: This article originally appeared on Heavy Duty Trucking’s website, Truckinginfo.com. Used with permission, https://www.truckinginfo.com/10119427/dorsey-... READ MORE
Trump Suspends Visas Allowing Hundreds of Thousands of Foreigners to Work in the U.S.
June 23, 2020
MEMA Industry News Editor’s Note: MEMA is working closely with our members in reviewing the President’s order. Access to workers with technical expertise has been a mainstay of American... READ MORE
DOJ Defends Auto Industry Probe Ahead of House Inquiry on Enforcement
June 23, 2020
In a letter acquired by Bloomberg, the Department of Justice stated that political interests played no role in its antitrust investigation of the four automakers that made and agreement with... READ MORE
Nevada to Join Other States in Adopting California Zero Emission Vehicle Rules
June 23, 2020
MEMA Industry News Editor’s Note: MEMA consistently urged the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for continued progress in the... READ MORE
Dayco Announces Organizational Changes in Sales, Marketing
June 23, 2020
Dayco Products has appointed Tyler Samagalski as director of industrial, fluid power and performance markets – North America, T.J. Fontana as the director of sales for North America, and Shannon... READ MORE
Collision, Cooling Industry Veteran Joins Parts Authority
June 23, 2020
Parts Authority has appointed Jim Hastie to serve as vice president of category management for collision and cooling. Read more here: https://www.autocareweek.com/collision-cooling-industry-... READ MORE
GM Names Members of New Inclusion Advisory Board
June 23, 2020
General Motors announced the names of its new Inclusion Advisory Board, which will assist the company’s push for inclusivity and racial equality. They consist of leaders from both inside and... READ MORE
Toyota Invests $140K in Food Gatherers’ Summer Food Service Program
June 23, 2020
Toyota donated $140,000 to Food Gatherers, Michigan’s first food rescue program, to provide for families in need through the organization’s Summer Food Service Program. Read more here: https... READ MORE
Hyundai, LG Chem Launch Contest to Invest in EV and Battery Startups
June 23, 2020
Hyundai Motor Group and LG Chem Ltd. announced the "EV and Battery Challenge" yesterday to find 10 electric vehicle and battery startup companies “for potential investment and collaboration.”... READ MORE
Heavy Duty Dialogue is Going Virtual for 2020
June 23, 2020
Register now for Heavy Duty Dialogue on Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2020 from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. EDT. This year's conference will still address several key strategic areas within the market, but... READ MORE
House Panel Advances Multiyear Highway Bill
June 22, 2020
The House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee advanced the “Investing in a New Vision for the Environment and Surface Transportation in America” (INVEST in America) Act, which would fund... READ MORE
Small Business Administration Announces it will Disclose the Names of PPP Borrowers who Accessed More than $150,000
June 22, 2020
The Small Business Administration announced that it will disclose the names of borrowers who received more than $150,000 in loans from the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP). This will include the... READ MORE
Still Need a PPP Loan? Try SBA’s “Lender Match” Tool
June 22, 2020
The Small Business Administration (SBA) announced a new online tool to help match small businesses with Community Development Financial Institutions and small lenders to receive Paycheck... READ MORE
Detroit Carmakers to Resume Pre-COVID Output to Meet Demand
June 22, 2020
Ford and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles plan to begin to bring their manufacturing schedules back to pre-coronavirus conditions on June 22, while General Motors will seek to reach output levels from... READ MORE
Toyota Says Japan Factories Returning to 90 Percent of Target Output
June 22, 2020
Toyota expects to bring manufacturing back to 90 percent of its targeted output level in July. Read more here: https://www.autonews.com/manufacturing/toyota-says-japan-factories-returning-90... READ MORE
Musk Says Tesla “Battery Day” and Shareholder Meeting Tentatively Set for Sept. 15
June 22, 2020
Tesla CEO Elon Musk said the company has set Sept. 15 as the date it will hold a meeting with its shareholders and celebrate its “Battery Day” event, when the company is expected to showcase... READ MORE
Renault Can Overcome Difficulties, Incoming Boss Says
June 22, 2020
Luca de Meo, who will serve as Renault’s new CEO, told investors June 19 that he shares a “sense of urgency” with the company’s teams to put together a new strategy and restructuring plan. Meo... READ MORE
Volvo Trucks Deploys First Pilot All-Electric VNR Truck
June 22, 2020
MEMA Industry News Editor’s Note: This article originally appeared on Heavy Duty Trucking’s website, Truckinginfo.com. Used with permission, https://www.truckinginfo.com/10119009/... READ MORE
Democrats Unveil $1.5 Trillion Infrastructure Plan
June 19, 2020
House Democrats pitched a $1.5 trillion infrastructure package on June 18, which would fund efforts to repair roads and bridges, increase broadband access for rural communities, and finance clean... READ MORE