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Corporate & Global

June 2009

ACCURIDE PRODUCTS ROHS COMPLIANT

Accuride is pleased to announce the company has successfully achieved full compliance with the RoHS Directive.

January 2009

Accuride Site Wins Standard of Excellence Award

The Web Marketing Association presented Accuride International with a Standard of Excellence award recognizing the company’s web site, which was redesigned in 2008 by EGO Factory, an interactive design agency in Irvine, California.

Woodworking & Architectural

May 2014

Accuride’s re-engineered 3832 Easy-Close slide features

Accuride’s 3832 Easy-Close slide provides enhanced product performance and reliability. The product was redesigned to provide greater tolerances to accommodate construction and material variances, and ease installation.

 

May 2013

Accuride Announces the Crash & Smash Demolition Derby

Accuride announces the Crash & Smash Demolition Derby, a new competition added to the BSRA National Championship Belt Sander Race event set for Thursday, July 25, 2013 at the AWFS®Fair in Las Vegas, Nevada. The festivities begin at 4:00 p.m. in the convention center’s Central Hall, booth #9746.

April 2013

Serious Speed comes to Las Vegas with the BSRA

Attendees of the AWFS®Fair in Las Vegas, Nevada will pit stock and modified belt sanders against one another in a gritty drag race down a 75-ft wooden track. This unusual event, sponsored by Accuride International and the AWFS®Fair always brings out a crowd of fierce competitors and enthusiastic spectators.

 

July 2012

ACCURIDE PRESENTS VERSATILE LINEAR TRACK SYSTEM

Accuride introduces the 115RC, a versatile linear motion track system designed to accommodate a wide variety of applications. Comprised of aluminum tracks and re-circulating ball carriages, it is a cost-effective solution for projects that require a defined length of travel.

July 2012

Accuride Presents Another Heavy-Duty Slide Option

Accuride announces the introduction of Model 3600, another new heavy-duty slide option for the woodworking industry.

July 2012

New Heavy-Duty Lock-Out Slide with Lever Disconnect

Accuride announces the introduction of Model 3607, a heavy-duty slide with a lock-out feature and lever disconnect.

July 2012

New Heavy-Duty Slide Option with Lever Disconnect

Accuride announces the introduction of Model 3657, a new full extension slide with a lever disconnect that provides a durable solution for shelving units, bins, trays, or wide storage drawers in commercial or residential settings.

June 2012

SUPER HEAVY-DUTY SLIDES SURPASS 1,000 POUND MARK LOAD CAPACITY

Accuride announces new higher load ratings for super heavy-duty slide Models AL4120 and AL4140.

May 2012

NEW LOCKING HANDLE KIT FOR HEAVY-DUTY SLIDES

Accuride announces the release of the CB-Hand Locking Handle Kit, a system designed to add lock-in and lock-out features to drawers or trays mounted on heavy-duty slides.

May 2012

GET YOUR GRIT ON AT E.B. BRADLEY COMPANY IN SAN DIEGO

E.B. Bradley Company, Accuride, and the Belt Sander Racing Association (BSRA) are revving up for an Open House and special Belt Sander Racing Event on June 1, 2012 at E.B. Bradley Company, located at 9586 Distribution Avenue, Suite M-N, San Diego, California. The open house will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., with the belt sander races kicking off at 1 pm.

May 2012

E.B. BRADLEY OPEN HOUSE FEATURES BELT SANDER RACE EVENT

E.B. Bradley Company, Accuride International, and the Belt Sander Racing Association (BSRA) are revving up for an Open House and special Belt Sander Racing Event planned for June 21, 2012 at E.B. Bradley Company, located at 26250 Corporate Avenue, Hayward, California.

April 2012

Accuride International Contributes to Successful SkillsUSA California State Conference

Accuride International and other generous companies showed their support for industry education activities by contributing over $6,000 in tools, supplies, gifts and prizes to the 2012 SkillsUSA California State Cabinetmaking Championships, held Saturday, April 14 at the Town & Country Resort and Convention Center in San Diego.

March 2012

RICHELIEU PRESENTS NEW PRODUCT & DESIGN SHOWCASE AND BELT SANDER RACE EVENT IN CALGARY

Richelieu Calgary, Accuride, and the Belt Sander Racing Association (BSRA) are revving up for the New Product & Design Showcase, planned for April 19th, 2012 at the Coast Plaza Hotel and Conference Centre, 1316-33 Street N.E., Calgary, Alberta, Canada.

March 2012

MCKILLICAN REVS UP FOR A GRAND PRIX EVENT

Accuride International and the Belt Sander Racing Association (BSRA) are revving up for the 1st Annual McKillican Seattle Customer Appreciation Grand Prix, a gala event planned for March 30, 2012 at 512 Boundary Boulevard, Algona Washington.The celebration begins at 11 am and continues until 7 pm., with the belt sander race kicking off at 4 pm.

February 2012

REVVING UP FOR THE 2012 BELT SANDER RACE SEASON

Santa Fe Springs, CA - Accuride International and the Belt Sander Racing Association (BSRA) are revved up for the 2012 Belt Sander Racing Season with the announcement of seven scheduled events.

September 2011

NEW CARRIAGE BOLT HOLES SPEED INSTALLATION OF 9300 SLIDES

Accuride announces the addition of carriage bolt holes to heavy-duty slide models 9301, 9307, and 9308.

March 2011

WEST COAST BSRA EVENTS ANNOUNCED

Accuride International and the Belt Sander Racing Association (BSRA) announce the kickoff of the 2011 BSRA Racing Circuit, which includes several race events to be held throughout the year at Accuride distributor branches across the U.S. and Canada.

Industrial & Electromechanical

August 2013

ACCURIDE’S ELECTRONIC LOCKING HARDWARE COMPONENTS PROVIDE A SIMPLE METHOD TO SECURE AND CONTROL OPENINGS

Accuride International introduces Model 38EL—sliding hardware with an integrated electronic lock, and Model 10EL, a stand-alone electronic lock. These products are designed to secure drawers, doors, and other openings.

December 2012

New Heavy-Duty Option with Lever Disconnect

Accuride announces the introduction of Model 3657, a new full extension slide with a lever disconnect that provides a durable solution for heavy pullouts such as bulk storage bins, trays, and deep drawers, or chassis used in machinery or vending applications. This product offers up to a 273-pound load rating.

July 2012

New Over Travel Slide with Latch Disconnect

Accuride presents Model 3357, a new slide created in response to customer feedback that offers 1-inch over travel and a latch disconnect.

June 2012

SUPER HEAVY-DUTY SLIDES SURPASS 1,000 POUND MARK LOAD CAPACITY

Accuride announces new higher load ratings for super heavy-duty slide Models AL4120 and AL4140.

June 2012

NEW LOCKING HANDLE KIT FOR HEAVY-DUTY SLIDES

Accuride announces the release of the CB-Hand Locking Handle Kit, a system designed to add lock-in and lock-out features to drawers or trays mounted on heavy-duty slides.

April 2012

ACCURIDE PRESENTS VERSATILE LINEAR TRACK SYSTEM

Accuride announces the introduction of model 115RC, a linear motion track system designed to accommodate a variety of applications.

February 2012

Accuride Expands Self-Closing Slide Options

Accuride announces the addition of model 3832SC, another self-closing slide option designed with a lighter pull-force for use in less demanding applications such as medical or supply carts and industrial workstations.

September 2011

NEW CARRIAGE BOLT HOLES SPEED INSTALLATION OF 9300 SLIDES

Accuride announces the addition of carriage bolt holes to heavy-duty slide models 9301, 9307, and 9308.

March 2011

Interlock System Adds a Measure of Safety

Accuride introduces Model 3641, a heavy-duty slide with a rod-based interlock system that allows only one drawer to open at a time.