REYCO GRANNING LAUNCHES NEW AUXILIARY LIFT AXLE SUSPENSION
Mt. Vernon, MO – Reyco Granning introduces a new auxiliary lift axle family called the LiftMaster. The axle family includes the ALAP-13 (PS) steerable and ALAP-13 (NS) non-steerable. These new models are designed for the heavy duty, class 7 and 8 market and are rated at 13,200 lb. capacity.
John W. Stuart Named Reyco Granning’s New President
Mt. Vernon, MO – Reyco Granning has announced that Dave Compton has decided to retire effective September 30, 2015. John W. Stuart, VP of Engineering for Reyco Granning, has been named as Compton’s successor and will commence his role as president October 1, 2015. Stuart has 25 years of experience in the heavy-duty transportation industry where he has focused on: new product development, business development, profit enhancement and global program management. Prior to being named VP of Engineering, Stuart held several senior leadership positions at Hendrickson International and Navistar.
John Stuart – New VP of Engineering
Mt Vernon, MO – Reyco Granning announced the hiring of John Stuart as the new VP of Engineering. With more than 24 years of experience in engineering for the transportation industry, Stuart has served in senior leadership positions for some of the leading manufacturing companies in both the trailer and powered vehicle markets. In his role at Reyco, Stuart will direct all engineering activities including trailer, powered vehicle, aftermarket and R&D.
Slider Disc Brakes – 2-19-14
Mt Vernon, MO – In recognition of the growing adoption of disc brakes on van and reefer trailers, all Reyco Granning van slider suspensions will now be available with both disc brakes and traditional drum brakes.
Reyco Re-alignment 7-17-12
Mt Vernon, MO – Reyco Granning is adjusting its senior management team to more accurately reflect the needs of customers. Based on the Value Stream concept, a cross-functional team of Engineering, Sales, and Customer Service personnel focus solely on a specific customer group and report to a Vice President. Those Value Streams previously were called: Powered Vehicle (serving heavy duty trucks and specialty vehicles), Light Vehicle/Auxilary (serving medium duty trucks and lift axles) and Trailer/Aftermarket (serving heavy duty trailers plus all aftermarket service parts.)