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SAF-Holland appoints Kent Jones as president – Americas

SAF-Holland has appointed Kent Jones as president – Americas, while Steffen Schewerda, president – Americas and member of the group management board has stepped down.

How do my truck’s axles integrate with…

The axle is a complementary part, working with both the powertrain and the suspension. It’s important to understand the relationship between these components and to make sure that your truck and trailer axles are operating in unison with the parts they complement.

The right wheel end systems contribute to efficiency, long service life

Fleets have an increasing amount of options when selecting wheel end systems.

SAF-Holland to open new aftermarket distribution center in Phoenix

SAF-Holland will open its new western region aftermarket Distribution Center in Phoenix, Arizona.

SAF-Holland introduces Holland Saturn 62 iM landing gear

SAF-Holland has introduced the Saturn 62 iM landing gear, specifically designed for intermodal operations. According to the company, nearly every aspect of the landing gear has been designed for ease of use and durability, and it was specifically designed for container chassis trailer applications. The Saturn 62 iM standard features include the Holland NoLube Lubrication Tube,

Truck & trailer suspensions: Application is key

If you’re an established fleet, chances are you have go-to specs for your trucks that you’ve stuck to for a long time. As well as those choices might have worked for you up to this point, it’s a good idea to re-evaluate them every once in a while. If they’re still working for you, that’s

Riding on air: The application benefits of air ride suspensions

Suspensions have a job that is both difficult and crucial. Think of them like the spine of the vehicle, supporting both the handling and the ride quality, keeping cargo in good shape while making sure the driver is shielded from the harshest bumps on the road. The importance of this component cannot be overlooked. There

What you need to know about air disc brakes as they increase in popularity

Over the past few years, the take rate of air disc brakes (ADBs) has been steadily growing. This growth has only accelerated recently, thanks in part to the fact that many truck OEMs have made air disc brakes standard equipment. International, Kenworth and Peterbilt are among the manufacturers who now offer ADBs as standard on

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SAF-Holland unveils its Tire Pilot Plus TPMS solution

SAF-Holland Inc. announced the introduction of its SAF Tire Pilot Plus tire pressure management system engineered specifically for its CBX and ULX Series suspension systems. Tire Pilot Plus allows fleets to protect tires by reducing tire wear and the costs associated with it, improving fuel efficiency, reducing service and optimizing uptime, the company said. Proper

Spec’ing the proper suspension support

A range of factors impact air suspension design, notes Reyco Granning’s vice president of Engineering, John Stuart. “One requirement showing no signs of diminishing is the ever-present demand for weight reduction,” he says. “If you had told me 10 years ago that the market required a 1,300-lb. slider air suspension, I would have said it

SAF-Holland introduces ULX40 UltraLite suspension system

SAF-Holland has introduced the lightest weight tandem slider suspension system available in the North American trailer market, ULX40 UltraLite Slider Suspension Axle System with composite spring-ride technology. Packaged in an all-in-one system, this suspension system meets the needs of today’s demanding transportation environment with longer life, lower maintenance and lower operating costs. “This new spring-ride

SAF-Holland introduces ULX40 UltraLite suspension system

SAF-Holland, manufacturer of trailer and truck suspensions, fifth wheels, landing gear and coupling products, introduced a light weight tandem slider suspension system available trailer market: ULX40 UltraLite slider suspension axle system with composite spring-ride technology. Packaged in an all-in-one system, this suspension system meets the needs of today’s demanding transportation environment with longer life, lower maintenance, and

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