Bürstner starts construction of new chassis plant

The construction of a new chassis hall on the Bürstner GmbH & Co KG premises at Kehl port in Germany began with a ground-breaking ceremony on 27 April 2021. The 2,600 m² hall is located in front of the point ...
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Airxcel acquires Custom Air Products & Services (CAPS)

Airxcel, the designer, manufacturer, and distributor of functionally critical products for the Recreational Vehicle (“RV”) industry, has acquired Custom Air Products & Services (CAPS), a manufacturer and supplier of specialty HVAC (heating, ventilation and air conditioning) markets with best-in-class service ...
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Lippert achieves record $1 billion in revenue in Q1, 2021

LCI Industries, through its subsidiary, Lippert Components, Inc. ("Lippert"), reported a record of $1 billion in revenue in its first quarter 2021 results. The increase in year-over-year net sales for the first quarter of 2021 was primarily driven by record ...
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New staff appointments and promotions at REV Group

The REV Group has announced that it has appointed Jason Moore as Vice President/General Manager of its subsidiary, ElDorado National (California)®, known as ENC® which manufactures heavy-duty transit buses. REV Group has also made four appointments to its global supply and sourcing ...
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Lippert acquires Schaudt with newly-formed German subsidiary

LCI Industries, through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Lippert Components, Inc. (“Lippert”) has announced that its new wholly-owned German subsidiary, LCI Industries GmbH, acquired 100 percent of the shares of Schaudt GmbH Elektrotechnik & Apparatebau (“Schaudt”), a leading supplier of electronic controls ...
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Volkswagen teases details of next Multivan with sketch of new seating system

Volkswagen is gradually releasing details of the new Multivan due to be launched later this year, such as a new seating system that it says will give the new Multivan the most flexible interior system that a Bulli has ever ...
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2021 North American Camping Report Points To Greater Diversity,
First-Time Buyers

By Craig Ritchie Changes in the RV market are among a number of new trends identified by Kampgrounds of America Inc (KOA) in the organisation’s 2021 North America Camping Report. The annual review of the recreational camping industry by the ...
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Ford pauses production of Ford Transit and Transit Custom in Europe due to chip shortage

According to the latest reports, Ford has had to temporarily stop production of the Ford Transit and Transit Custom at its plant in Turkey due to the shortages of microchips that is affecting the whole automotive and RV industry at ...
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Kevin Phillips, President – RV Group, Airxcel, has passed away

Aboutcamp BtoB has been informed that Kevin Phillips, President - RV Group at Airxcel Inc has passed away. Kevin Phillips had worked in the RV Industry for many years and also undertaken several roles at the RVIA (RV Industry Association) ...
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Renesas aims to restart microcomputer production by July

by Bartek Radzimski The motorhome and automotive segments are experiencing slowdowns and stoppages in production, including the Ford Transit plant in Turkey, as a result of a fire on March 19th at the Renesas Naka, Ibaraki facility in Japan which ...
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