Archive for December, 2011

Newly Launched Mini-Site: Baltimore Bus Repair

Tuesday, December 20th, 2011

Just this week, Middleton and Meads launched a new website dedicated entirely to its Bus Services – BaltimoreBusRepair.com. These services include:

•      We help you schedule your fleet’s preventative maintenance.

•      Minimize costly buses breakdowns.

•      Increase your buses fuel efficiency.

•      Decrease downtime for buses in your fleet.

•      Diagnose major bus issues before they become a major problem.

•      Decrease bus insurance costs.

•      Assist with state and federal bus regulations.

•      Help guide you through the post-accident process.

•      Customize the appearance of your bus fleet.

•      Prepare the buses in you fleet for seasonal changes.

•      Decrease your tire replacement costs.

•      And much more!

From bus mechanical and collision repair to electronic diagnostics, alignment adjustment, and Maryland State, DOT, and Chassis Inspection, Middleton & Meads has a solution to meet all of your transportation needs. It’s a no-brainer why big name companies and organizations trust their school buses, shuttle buses, and transit buses to Middleton and Meads.

Just take a look at a few of our current clients, a list that includes 6 school districts, 2 limo companies, and the MTA.

With three locations to serve you throughout Baltimore, Washington and Virginia, Middleton and Meads will keep you “on the road.” So go ahead and do what you do best and let us take care of the rest. Our service professionals are experienced and knowledgeable. That is why companies of all sizes depend on us – day in, day out, mile after mile.

If you have any questions about our Bus Services, please contact Middleton & Meads by calling 410-752-5588 or click here today!

The Middleton & Meads Company has a long and respected history in the transportation industry. We are a family owned and operated company through four generations, celebrating over 90 years quality of truck, bus and equipment repair and service.

We work with you to provide the solutions to your transportation needs!

You can follow us on Facebook and Twitter as well!

Middleton & Meads Truck and Bus Painting Capabilities

Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

When painting a vehicle it is paramount that the color matches the customer’s expectations. That is why we at Middleton and Meads utilize an advanced paint mixing system – ensuring the perfect color each and every time. By using our mixing system we can guarantee that the color Middleton & Meads paints matches the paint code desired by the customer.

We have 4 state of the art paint booths that allow us to paint any sized vehicle (from cars and trucks to buses and tractor trailers) and satisfy our customer’s painting needs. Middleton & Meads uses DuPont and PPG brand paints and DuPont certified painters at all of our locations. We also utilize top of the line, EPA approved, paint guns to ensure a quality paint job on our customer’s vehicles.

If you have any questions about our painting services, please contact Middleton & Meads by calling 410-752-5588 or click here today!

With three locations to serve you throughout Baltimore, Washington and Virginia, Middleton and Meads will keep you “on the road.” So go ahead and do what you do best and let us take care of the rest. Our service professionals are experienced and knowledgeable. That is why companies of all sizes depend on us – day in, day out, mile after mile.

The Middleton & Meads Company has a long and respected history in the transportation industry. We are a family owned and operated company through four generations, celebrating over 90 years quality of truck, bus and equipment repair and service.

We work with you to provide the solutions to your transportation needs!

You can follow us on Facebook and Twitter as well!

Truck and Bus Mechanical Repairs in Baltimore, Maryland

Thursday, December 8th, 2011

If you are a truck driver or bus driver, you cannot afford any down time. That’s why countless bus and truck drivers depend on Middleton & Meads Mechanical Repairs to keep them and their vehicle on the road! Our 15,000 square foot, 16 bay Mechanical Repair Department – located at 1900 South Hanover Street in Baltimore, Maryland – provides a complete range of repair services for both trucks and buses, including:

•      Complete Maryland State, Federal DOT and Full Chassis Inspection Service.

•      Preventive Maintenance and Oil Change Service.

•      Full Service Machine Shop.

•      Truck and Trailer Suspension Repair, Rebush and Replacement.

•      Hydraulic Press Service with two 150 ton and one 50 ton Capacity Presses.

•      Clutch Adjustments and Clutch Replacement.

•      Flywheel Resurfacing.

•      Automatic and Manual Transmission Repair and Replacement.

•      Air and Hydraulic Brake Replacement.

•      Brake Drum & Rotor Resurfacing.

•      Computerize ABS Diagnostics and Repair.

•      VIS-Check – Vehicle Inspection System.

•      Computerized Diesel and Gasoline Engine Performance Diagnostics.

•      Diesel and Gasoline Engine Repair and Replacement.

•      Differential and Differential Housing Repair and Replacement.

•      Drive Shaft Inspection, Component Replacement, Repair and Balancing.

•     Exhaust System Inspection and Repair.

•      Alignments

•      Wheel Balancing.

•      Steering System Services include the Replacement of King Pins, Ball Joints, Tie Rod Ends and Steering Shafts.

•      Repair and Replacement of Steering Boxes.

•      Steering Box Diagnostic Equipment.

•      Air Conditioning Repairs and Recharging with EPA Approved and Certified Recovery Equipment.

•      Hydraulic Systems Repair and Hydraulic Hose Fabrication.

•      Equipment installation- Lift-Axles, Air Ride Suspension, Hydraulic 5th wheels, Snow Plows, Salt Spreaders and Dump Bodies, Auxiliary Heating and Alternate Power Systems.

•      Welding and Custom Equipment Fabrication performed by American Welding Society Certified Welders.

•      Transit Bus Fire Suppression Service & Repair.

•      Wheel Chair Lift Installation & Repair.

So trust your truck (tractor-trailer, semi, 18-wheeler, big rig) or bus to the maintenance experts at Middleton and Meads.

With three locations to serve you throughout Baltimore, Washington and Virginia, Middleton and Meads will keep you “on the road.” So go ahead and do what you do best and let us take care of the rest. Our service professionals are experienced and knowledgeable. That is why companies of all sizes depend on us – day in, day out, mile after mile.

If you have any questions, please contact Middleton & Meads Mechanical Repairs by calling 410-752-5588 or click here today!

The Middleton & Meads Company has a long and respected history in the transportation industry. We are a family owned and operated company through four generations, celebrating over 90 years quality of truck, bus and equipment repair and service.

We work with you to provide the solutions to your transportation needs!

You can follow us on Facebook and Twitter as well!

Tractor Trailer Collision Repair Services in Baltimore, Maryland

Thursday, December 1st, 2011

It doesn’t matter if you call your truck a tractor-trailer, semi, 18-wheeler, or a big rig, if it is damaged in a collision, you need that truck fixed fast.

As a truck driver, you cannot afford down time. So put your trust (and your truck) in the hands of a company that is dedicated to getting you back out on the road as fast as possible – Middleton & Meads! Our Hanover Street Collision Service Center – a DuPont, PPG and Sherwin Williams Certified Facility – provides a full range of collision, frame, restoration and painting services for all heavy-duty trucks.

Collision Center Services include the following:

•      Frame Straightening performed on two 45 foot Bee Line Frame Correction Machines and a Custom Built Twist Removal Tie Down Floor with a Capacity of 250 tons.

•      Panel and Component Replacement for Trucks, Buses and Trailers.

•      Complete Collision Repairs.

•      Cab and Body Replacement.

•      Custom Sheet Metal Fabrication.

•      Computerized Paint Mixing and Color Match.

•      Two “State of the Art” Certified 3 Million BTU Heat Cure Paint Booths.

If you have any questions, please contact Middleton & Meads Collision Service Center by calling 410-752-5588 or click here today!

With three locations to serve you throughout Baltimore, Washington and Virginia, Middleton and Meads will keep you “on the road.” So go ahead and do what you do best and let us take care of the rest. Our service professionals are experienced and knowledgeable. That is why companies of all sizes depend on us – day in, day out, mile after mile.

The Middleton & Meads Company has a long and respected history in the transportation industry. We are a family owned and operated company through four generations, celebrating over 90 years quality of truck, bus and equipment repair and service.

We work with you to provide the solutions to your transportation needs!

You can follow us on Facebook and Twitter as well!