WOODRIDGE, Ill. (September 2021) – Hendrickson Truck Commercial Vehicle Systems announced that it has produced its 500,000th STEERTEK™ fabricated front steer axle, which was delivered to J.B. Hunt Transport Inc.one of Hendrickson’s loyal customers, on their latest International LT Series tractor.
“The relationship that J.B. Hunt and Hendrickson share spans decades. We rely on their customer support and suspension systems expertise to build a reliable, quality product that makes our company fleet one of the best on the road today,” says Nick Hobbs, Chief Operating Officer and President of Contract Services at J.B. Hunt.
“J.B. Hunt is one of the largest transportation companies in North America and they continue to drive the global economy. Hendrickson is proud to offer our 500,000th axle to such a valued customer. This milestone axle reinforces that we are a key partner and supplier to the trucking industry”, says Richard Mudd, Vice President & General Manager Hendrickson Truck Commercial Vehicle Systems.
Available in capacities from 8,000 to 14,600 lbs. per axle, STEERTEK™ NXT is approved for on-highway & medium-duty truck, bus and motor home applications. For additional information on STEERTEK NXT, please contact Hendrickson Truck Commercial Vehicle Systems at 630-910-2800 or www.hendrickson-intl.com
Hendrickson, a Boler company, is a leading global manufacturer and supplier of medium- and heavy-duty mechanical, elastomeric and air suspensions; integrated and non-integrated axle and brakes systems; tire pressure control systems; auxiliary lift axle systems; parabolic and multi-leaf springs; stabilizers; bumpers; and components to the global commercial transportation industry. Hendrickson, based in Woodridge, Ill., USA, continues to meet the needs of the transportation industry for more than 105 years. Visit Hendrickson at www.hendrickson-intl.com.