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CVSA’s International Road Check June 2-4

CVSA’s International Road Check June 2-4

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Administration (CVSA) has announced that it will host their 28th annual international safety check on June 2-4, 2015.  With the assistance of approximately 10,000 certified local inspectors, they will perform safety checks on trucks and buses across North America.  This is the largest targeted safety enforcement check in the world, with upwards of 15 trucks and buses being inspected every minute across the […]

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Preserving Your Tire Chain Life

Preserving Your Tire Chain Life

With the winter weather rapidly descending upon us, it is important to make sure that you are fully prepared to handle the rough conditions.  One of the most common tools used by both commercial truckers and the average driver, are tire chains.  These chains wrap around the vehicle’s tires and provide traction on both snow and ice.  There are a few things that you should know when […]

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Wheelchair Securements from Cargo Equipment Corporation

Wheelchair Securements from Cargo Equipment Corporation

Wheelchair Securements from Cargo Equipment Corp Did you know that Cargo Equipment Corporation, known for their ratchet straps, lifting slings, and cargo supplies, is also a leading provider of wheelchair securement systems? At Cargo Equipment, we offer the two most popular brands in the wheelchair transport industry. Q’Straint and Sure-Lok are the industry leaders and provide high-quality products that make the job of transporting a […]

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New Building Progress

New Building Progress

New Building Progress Cargo Equipment Corporation is currently in the process of building a new facility more than double the size of their current location.  This upgrade has become a necessity as the continued rise in business has caused the company to outgrow our current location.  The new facility is custom built to meet the exact needs of Cargo Equipment Corp, and to make the […]

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New Line of How-To Videos

New Line of How-To Videos

Cargo Equipment Corporation, in an attempt to assist customers with their website experience, has developed a new series of informational How-To Videos.  This series will cover everything from making a purchase, to accessing your account.  We receive a number of different questions regarding customer accounts such as “How can I see what I ordered last time?” “How do I track my order?” and “Can I […]

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Tie-Down Webbing

Tie-Down Webbing

In the world of tie-downs and load securement, there are a variety of different choices when it comes to the type of webbing to use for your application.  At Cargo equipment Corporation, we offer webbing in many different sizes, material, and strengths.  From 1 inch polypropylene, to 12 inch sling webbing, we truly are your one-stop-shop for webbing. Tie-down webbing can be used for a […]

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New Product Alert! Under Body Tool Boxes

New Product Alert! Under Body Tool Boxes

Cargo Equipment Corp Now Offering Under Body Tool Boxes Cargo Equipment Corporation is proud to announce the addition of a new line of products. The company has partnered with RC Industries to become a distributor of under body truck tool boxes.  RC Industries is one of the leading manufactures of truck tool boxes, and they are made right here in the United States!  These durable, high-quality […]

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The WSTDA and Our Affiliation

The WSTDA and Our Affiliation

In the world of tie-downs and web slings, the WSTDA is recognized in North America as a governing body that writes the standards for many of the regulations in place today. Our very own Jeff Iden (President of Cargo Equipment Corporation) has just taken office as the president of the WSTDA. From synthetic sling webbing to ratchet strap threads, the WSTDA works to ensure that each member of the association is producing […]

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All About Ratchet Straps

All About Ratchet Straps

Ratcheting straps commonly referred to as simply ratchet straps or tie downs are specifically designed to hold various loads on trucks, trains, trailers and more. The heavy duty ratchet straps we carry at CargoEquipmentCorp.com, utilize extremely strong polyester webbing combined with a metal ratchet to securely, but more importantly safely hold a load in place. Choosing a Ratchet Strap When looking for a high quality ratcheting strap, it’s important to […]

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Truck Safety

Truck Safety

Cargo Equipment Corporation, a quality supplier of truck tie downs since 1962 is proud to showcase their line of truck safety products including oversize load signs, flip placard, traffic cones, safety flags and mesh vests.  These products not only help to keep truck drivers safe, but other motorists and equipment too. The logistics of transporting equipment for your business is a crucial element of success. Utilizing […]

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