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Hendrickson Offers New ULTIMAAX Rubber Suspension for Vocational and Severe-Duty Applications
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Hendrickson Offers New ULTIMAAX Rubber Suspension for Vocational and Severe-Duty Applications

The ULTIMAAX™ Rubber Suspensions are available in capacities of 46,000 through 52,000 lbs. The products are suitable for use in severe-duty environments where vehicles encounter harsh and unexpected ground conditions. These suspensions are offered with the integration of walking (equalizing) beam technology and progressive rate spring for a balanced load stability and unloaded ride quality.

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Rear Air Suspension has 10,000 lb rated capacity.
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Rear Air Suspension has 10,000 lb rated capacity.

Designed and manufactured for cut away bus and specialty vehicle market, 10,000 lb capacity COMFORT AIR is configured to improve driver feel and predictable handling when performing maneuvers. Air springs and shock absorbers work together to adjust to changing road conditions and promote passenger comfort. Also included, kneeling function enables bus to lower 3.5 in. to aid passenger entry and...

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Durable Truck Suspension/Steer Axle conserves weight and fuel.
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Durable Truck Suspension/Steer Axle conserves weight and fuel.

As available option for Peterbilt 579 and 567 set forward axle models,Â- SOFTEK® NXT integrated monoleaf suspension and steer axle system combines STEERTEK NXT axle and monoleaf spring technology with integrated clamp group design. Design conserves weight, promotes ride quality and durability, and facilitates maintenance. Axle, with 2-piece knuckle...

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Material Handling & Storage

Aluminum Bumper features stainless steel finish.

Available for International® HX Series trucks, AERO CLAD® offers bright metal bumper option for both set back axle and set forward axle models.Â- Stainless steel finish is 10x thicker than chrome plating and provides mirror bright surface that resists corrosion, even after damage from impact. Tough finish will not crack, peel, rust, or fade. Saving 52 lb compared to...

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Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Stainless Steel Clad Aluminum Bumper replaces plastic bumpers.

Offered as stainless steel clad aluminum bumper for International® ProStar®, All Makes AERO CLAD® replaces 3-piece plastic bumpers on trucks built February 2015 and later without negatively affecting fuel efficiency. Product, whichÂ- includes fixed mount bumper brackets and plastic bumper-to-hood trim, offers appearance and finish of chrome, is corrosion resistant, and is...

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Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Rear Rubber Suspension offers increased ride quality, stability.

HAULMAAX® vocational rear suspension system is available with Progressive Load Spring (PLS). Working in concert with bolster springs in Vari-Rate™ Spring system, elastomeric springÂ- optimizes ride quality in loaded and unloaded conditions. As payload increases, spring further engages and functions together with rubber bolster springs to provide additional stability. Constant...

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Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Hendrickson and AxleTech International Awarded Two Contracts by Navistar Defense for 721 MaxxPro® Dash Suspension Systems

Woodridge, IL & Troy, MI - Hendrickson, a Boler Company, and AxleTech International, a General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) company, were awarded two contracts from Navistar Defense, LLC to equip 250 International® MaxxPro Dash ambulances and 471 mine resistant ambush protected (MRAP) vehicles with independent suspension systems. Hendrickson and AxleTech have teamed to develop the suspension systems...

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Company News

Hendrickson Expands Trailer Commercial Vehicle Systems Operations

Woodridge, Ill. (April 2019) – Hendrickson is expanding their Trailer Commercial Vehicle Systems operations in Northeastern Ohio. 35 acres were purchased from the more than 325-acre parcel of the Stark County Farm property. This new 35-acre plot will be home to Hendrickson’s sixth trailer suspension plant. “This $50 million, state-of-the-art facility will support local and Canadian...

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Company News

Hendrickson Updates Truck Parts Catalog

Woodridge, Ill. (March 2019) Hendrickson announces the publication of the updated Truck Suspension Systems Parts Catalog. The full line of Hendrickson parts, including front and rear suspension kits and service parts, can be browsed in one catalog (SP-100 Rev. H). This update features 25 additional exploded views and an additional 84 pages to help simplify identification, specification and...

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Hendrickson Offers New ULTIMAAX Rubber Suspension for Vocational and Severe-Duty Applications
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Hendrickson Offers New ULTIMAAX Rubber Suspension for Vocational and Severe-Duty Applications

The ULTIMAAX™ Rubber Suspensions are available in capacities of 46,000 through 52,000 lbs. The products are suitable for use in severe-duty environments where vehicles encounter harsh and unexpected ground conditions. These suspensions are offered with the integration of walking (equalizing) beam technology and progressive rate spring for a balanced load stability and unloaded ride quality.

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Company News

Hendrickson and Mack Defense Partner to Win U.S. Army Heavy Dump Truck Suspension Contract

WOODRIDGE, IL & ALLENTOWN, PA – Hendrickson, and Mack Defense, LLC, announced they have received a contract award from the U.S. Army for PRIMAAX® EX suspension systems on all new Mack Granite® armored and armor-capable dump trucks. Bids were submitted beginning in June 2017 and production will continue through May 18, 2025.   The PRIMAAX® EX suspension system provides a rugged, weight...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Hendrickson Acquires Frauenthal U-Bolt Segment

Hendrickson Acquires Business from Frauenthal Automotive Sales in Europe  ITASCA, Ill. (June 2018) – Hendrickson acquires the U-bolt, pin and screw business segment from the Austrian Frauenthal Group. The signing took place on May 30th, 2018, and the final title transfer will take place in June 2018. The acquisition includes the manufacturing facility in Torun, Poland, along with 200 employees...

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Rear Air Suspension has 10,000 lb rated capacity.
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Rear Air Suspension has 10,000 lb rated capacity.

Designed and manufactured for cut away bus and specialty vehicle market, 10,000 lb capacity COMFORT AIR is configured to improve driver feel and predictable handling when performing maneuvers. Air springs and shock absorbers work together to adjust to changing road conditions and promote passenger comfort. Also included, kneeling function enables bus to lower 3.5 in. to aid passenger entry and...

Read More »
Durable Truck Suspension/Steer Axle conserves weight and fuel.
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Durable Truck Suspension/Steer Axle conserves weight and fuel.

As available option for Peterbilt 579 and 567 set forward axle models,Â- SOFTEK® NXT integrated monoleaf suspension and steer axle system combines STEERTEK NXT axle and monoleaf spring technology with integrated clamp group design. Design conserves weight, promotes ride quality and durability, and facilitates maintenance. Axle, with 2-piece knuckle...

Read More »
Material Handling & Storage

Aluminum Bumper features stainless steel finish.

Available for International® HX Series trucks, AERO CLAD® offers bright metal bumper option for both set back axle and set forward axle models.Â- Stainless steel finish is 10x thicker than chrome plating and provides mirror bright surface that resists corrosion, even after damage from impact. Tough finish will not crack, peel, rust, or fade. Saving 52 lb compared to...

Read More »
Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Stainless Steel Clad Aluminum Bumper replaces plastic bumpers.

Offered as stainless steel clad aluminum bumper for International® ProStar®, All Makes AERO CLAD® replaces 3-piece plastic bumpers on trucks built February 2015 and later without negatively affecting fuel efficiency. Product, whichÂ- includes fixed mount bumper brackets and plastic bumper-to-hood trim, offers appearance and finish of chrome, is corrosion resistant, and is...

Read More »
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Rear Rubber Suspension offers increased ride quality, stability.

HAULMAAX® vocational rear suspension system is available with Progressive Load Spring (PLS). Working in concert with bolster springs in Vari-Rate™ Spring system, elastomeric springÂ- optimizes ride quality in loaded and unloaded conditions. As payload increases, spring further engages and functions together with rubber bolster springs to provide additional stability. Constant...

Read More »

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