[dropca]H[/dropcap]endrickson Truck Commercial Vehicle Systems and E-ONE, a subsidiary of REV Group, have started delivering a newly designed vehicle to the U.S. Air Force, company officials said.
Hendrickson, a Boler company, is a global manufacturer and supplier of medium and heavy-duty mechanical, elastomeric and air suspensions systems, along with several similar truck components. Founded nearly 100 years ago, the company is based in Woodridge, Ill.
Recently delivered to the U.S. Air Force was the E-ONE TITAN four-by-four air transportable (AT) ARFF P-19C vehicle equipped with Hendrickson’s Long Travel Trailing Arm Suspension.
The travel arm suspension is “ideal for commercial and military applications requiring advanced wheel travel for outstanding maneuverability while protecting driver and vehicle equipment,’’ the company said in a press release.
Chris Batsch, director of the specialty vehicle and elastomer business units at Hendrickson Truck Commercial Vehicle Systems, said: “Hendrickson and E-ONE have come together to provide a complete integrated vehicle system encompassing the latest in technical innovation to the Air Force fleet while meeting stringent requirements.’’
Hendrickson operates technical and manufacturing centers in the United States, Canada, Mexico, the United Kingdom, France, Austria, Romania, Turkey, India, China and Australia.