• The board of ArvinMeritor has elected Terry O'Rourke as president & COO.

  • Terrence Keating has been appointed president and CEO of Accuride Corp. He replaces William Greubel who resigned to join Wabash National.

  • Volvo Trucks North America has appointed Scott Kress to succeed Bill Dawson as senior vp-sales. Dawson will assume the responsibility of senior vp, customer satisfaction upon the July 1 retirement of Harold Wiegel.

  • Freightliner LLC has named Sung Lee as general manager of manufacturing.

  • J. Eberspacher, the German parent of Espar Heater Systems, has appointed Dr. Volker Hohensee as president of Espar.

  • Hyundai Translead has appointed Glenn Harney senior vp-sales & marketing. Harney joins the trailer maker from HPA Monon where he served as vp of sales & marketing.

  • Webb Wheel Products has announced that industry veteran William E. Walther has joined the firm as vp-business development. Webb also has promoted Paul D. Levering to vp-technical services.

  • The National Truck Equipment Assn. (NTEA) has elected Kent Grist, Commercial Body Corp., as its 38th president.

  • The Truck Trailer Manufacturers Assn. (TTMA) has elected Brian Ling, Reliance Trailer Manufacturing, as its chairman of the board for 2002-03.

  • Consolidated Freightways (CF) has hired Frits Kromhout for the newly created position of senior vp-marketing.

  • Yokohama Tire has tapped Arthur Michalik to be its marketing communications director.