Tri Cities Truck Parts has joined the VIPAR Heavy Duty network of distributors as a stockholder. Located in Muscle Shoals, Ala., Tri Cities Truck Parts serves customers with parts for Class 6-8 trucks in northwestern Alabama, south central Tennessee and northeastern Mississippi.

The company provides brakes, air brake components, spring and suspension parts, filters and transmission differential components for logging operators, owner operators, small fleets and county municipalities. They also make hydraulic hoses.

Established in January 1992, Tri Cities Truck Parts is owned by John Austin and Johnnie R. (Butch) Davis Jr.

"With the value we provide through our leading brands and nationwide network, we are pleased to welcome Tri Cities Truck Parts to the VIPAR Heavy Duty family of distributors,” explained Jim Pennig, vice president of business development for VIPAR Heavy Duty. “Serving customers in three states from their location in northwestern Alabama, they provide us with a strategic partner in the southern U.S.”

For more information on Tri Cities Truck Parts, phone 256-389-9094. For more information on VIPAR Heavy Duty, visit www.vipar.com or e-mail: info@vipar.com.