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Pool Noodles for Damage-Free Towing

Aug 19th, 2016 | By | Category: Tow Tip

Damage Free Towing Tip: Split a pool noodle down the middle and slip it over the wire rope to cushion against friction with the vehicle. “This is a $2 trick,” explains David Bouvia, senior lead instructor at WreckMaster Inc. See more tips in the feature article […]

Dick’s Automotive Transport

Aug 19th, 2016 | By | Category: Truck of the Month

Dick’s Automotive Transport has been in business in the San Francisco area since 1957. Founder Dick Sgarlato turned over the reins to his four sons in 1990. Today, Dick’s Automotive has a fleet of over 30 trucks, including light-, medium- and heavy-duty; flatbeds and battery service […]

Warn Industries Increases Hydraulic Series Winches’ Performance and Durability

Aug 19th, 2016 | By | Category: New Products

Warn Industries has made changes to its Hydraulic Series winches to help increase productivity, decrease downtime on the job and increase profits.  Warn Hydraulic Series winches are now 50 percent easier to unspool, especially in cold weather, due to a redesigned end housing and aircraft-grade gear […]

Tow Trucks for Tots Brings Campaign to Chattanooga

Aug 19th, 2016 | By | Category: Industry News

  Press Release by A 100-Year Tow Truck Parade is  scheduled for Saturday, September 10, at 6 p.m. in downtown Chattanooga, ending with a Christmas-themed Tow Trucks for Tots float. Tow Trucks for Tots is a non profit effort organized by Worldwide Equipment Sales […]

Chattanooga Hotel Rooms Going Fast

Aug 19th, 2016 | By | Category: Spotlight

Headed to the Industry’s 100 year celebration in Chattanooga September 9 – 11? A few discounted hotel rooms are still available at the Read House across the street from the Chattanooga Convention Center and the historic Chattanooga Choo Choo. Hurry — discounts expire August 24. Book […]

Hot, Hot, Hot!

Aug 15th, 2016 | By | Category: Geri Roskopf's Blog

I finally had a Saturday off from work at the shop which meant I had work to do at home – mow the lawn, trimming, pull weeds and then trim the front bushes. It was a hot, humid day but I was determined to get […]

Enter Your Classic or Antique Tow Truck in the Industry’s Once-In-A-Lifetime Parade

Aug 5th, 2016 | By | Category: Spotlight

As part of the 100-year celebration at the Tennessee Tow Show, a tow truck parade will wind its way through the heart of Chattanooga. Antique and vintage trucks as well as current models will honor the industry’s centennial. When: 6 pm on Saturday, September 10, […]

Integrated Truck Step from In The Ditch™

Aug 5th, 2016 | By | Category: New Products

Due to the increased cab height on most International 4300 Series trucks with new emissions, towers have experienced problems transporting motorists along with their disabled vehicles. With the distance between the two steps, people can have trouble climbing into the truck cab on the passenger […]

Isuzu Opens Center of Excellence in NE Pennsylvania

Aug 5th, 2016 | By | Category: Industry News

Isuzu Commercial Truck of America, Inc. opened its first Center of Excellence Wendesday, July 27 in northeast Pennsylvania. The complex — the first of its kind for Isuzu — is comprised of a state-of-the-art, 100,000-square-foot parts distribution center and a world-class 30,000-square-foot training and technical […]

What Catches Your Eye?

Aug 1st, 2016 | By | Category: Geri Roskopf's Blog

When watching a TV program I find the constant interruption by commercials so frustrating. It seems like there are more commercials than the actual program and most them consist of advertisements for lawyers, cars, medication and insurance. Usually I  just mindlessly watch them but my husband takes the remote […]