Brown Integrated Logistics Adopts Halo® Tire Inflator to Maximize Tire Life, Improve Fuel Economy
BURLINGAME, CA– June 14, 2017 Aperia Technologies Inc. maker of the only tire inflation device for tractors and trailers, today announced that Brown Integrated Logistics has made its Halo Tire Inflator a standard specification on all new and existing power units.
“Proper tire inflation is extremely important when running wide-base single tires,” said Brian Kinsey, president and CEO of Brown Integrated Logistics. “We specify the Halo Tire Inflator on all of our tractors to reduce the likelihood of tire failure, optimize fuel economy, and ensure safe stopping distances.”
Highly engineered to increase tire life and improve fuel economy, the Halo Tire Inflator is compatible with a wide variety of Class 7 and 8 truck, tractor, and trailer applications.
“Aperia is dedicated to reducing the operating costs of our fleet customers,” said Josh Carter, CEO of Aperia. “With nearly 100 million miles of on-road usage across more than 250 diverse fleets, our customers typically realize a return on their investment in under 12 months.”
The Halo Tire Inflator utilizes proprietary technology to leverage the wheel’s rotational motion to pump and maintain optimal tire pressure. Unlike traditional tire inflation systems, Halo is self-powered and self-contained, does not require tapping or drilling of axles, and installs in under 30 minutes.
About Brown Integrated Logistics
Brown Integrated Logistics, headquartered in Lithonia, Georgia, offers logistics services through its subsidiaries Brown Logistics Services, West Logistics, Brown Fleet Services and Brown Trucking. Included are dedicated and regional truckload transportation, truck and intermodal freight brokerage, dedicated warehousing and warehouse management, and fleet management and leasing services.
About Aperia Technologies, Inc.
Aperia Technologies is the world’s leading provider of automatic tire inflation systems for on-highway tractors and trailers. Founded in 2010 to commercialize the Halo Tire Inflator, Aperia is focused on making transportation more efficient, safer, and better for the environment through clean technology innovation. For more information, please visit www.aperiatech.com.