Bendix

Bendix building a new headquarters

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC will construct a new headquarters in Northeast Ohio, expected to be within a 20-mile radius of its current Elyria location. Bendix ...

Bendix updating its executive board

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC announces it will transition from its two-person executive board – Bendix’s current corporate governance structure – to a three-person board ...

Bendix Brake School hits milestone

As the Bendix On-Line Brake School nears completion of its second year, the online technical training site continues to expand its offerings to a growing ...

Bendix striving for more reman growth in 2015

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC continues to build on its nearly 40-year legacy as a remanufacturing leader, growing its reman business and further developing its operations and offerings. Remanufactured components from Bendix include brake shoes, valves, air dryers, compressors, and electronics. “Across the industry, we’re seeing a renewed focus on ...

Bendix announces staff updates

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC has appointed John Kemer vice president and general manager, Valves and Modules. Kemer also becomes the newest member of the Bendix Leadership Committee and joins the two-person Controls Governance Board. Kemer joined Bendix as a staff engineer in 1996, managing a complex line of pneumatic valves. ...

Bendix opens registrations for Brake Training School

Bendix has released the 2015 schedule and opened registration for its in-person Bendix Brake Training School. Offered by Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems and Bendix Spicer Foundation Brake, this year’s training school opens Tuesday, March 24, 2015, in Owosso, Mich. Classes are scheduled into November, with a total of 19 ...

Air system maintenance tips from Bendix

At the heart of a commercial vehicle’s air brake system is its air compressor, which pressurizes air in the primary and secondary tanks to provide power for the air brakes and other pneumatic systems. With commercial vehicle technology advancing and expanding the use of compressed air for non-braking functions, ...

Bendix reman inks deal with U.S. Xpress

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC continues to expand its market presence in remanufactured brake shoes. U.S. Xpress Enterprises, one of the nation’s largest privately owned truckload carriers, has chosen Bendix remanufactured brake shoes for the brake replacement needs of its fleet of 8,000 over-the-road tractors and 22,000 trailers. Delivery ...

Bendix showcases production investment in remanufacturing

Bendix has jumped on the green wave. Earlier this year the company invested more than $3.2 million into its remanufacturing operations in Huntington, Ind., and as the calendar year comes to a close, the investment is already paying off. Bendix says it is well on its way to setting corporate ...

Tire pressure monitoring tips from Bendix

Tire pressure and proper upkeep have a direct impact on the performance and longevity of tires themselves, and further-reaching effects in terms of fuel savings and fleet operating costs. With so much riding on effective pressure measurement, fleets and drivers are looking to tire pressure and temperature monitoring systems ...