Bendix

Bendix makes donation to aid hospital

To help St. Damien Pediatric Hospital in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, better serve its patients and their families, Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC is purchasing $10,000 worth of new computers for the hospital, and will send seven employees to train the staff on their use as well as provide other ...

Bendix moving headquarters to Avon, Ohio

The new headquarters of Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC will remain in Lorain County and will be located in Avon, Ohio, the company announced today. Bendix has signed an agreement to purchase an approximately 60-acre site just over 10 miles from its current location in Elyria. The company announced ...

Bendix voices support for Tire Safety Week

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC is supporting National Tire Safety Week (May 24-30, 2015) by offering expert insight on the role that proper tire maintenance, regular inspection and correct inflation play in the safe operation of today’s commercial vehicles. Sponsored by the Rubber Manufacturers Association, National Tire Safety Week is part ...

Bracht named Bendix president and CEO

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC has appointed Berend Bracht president and CEO and a member of its executive board. He joins Bendix on July 1, 2015. At that time, chairman, president, and CEO Joe McAleese will step fully into his role as Bendix chairman, a role he has held ...

Bendix voices support for reman bills

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC applauds recently introduced legislation to encourage the use of remanufactured parts in federal vehicles, which supports remanufactured parts for the cost, environmental, and performance advantages they offer. 565, introduced in the U.S. Senate on February 25, and its companion legislation, H.R. 1613, introduced in ...

Bendix expands reman offering with all-makes line

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC has expanded its lineup of remanufactured components with the launch of All Makes product line. Designed to initially address the growing demand for remanufactured (reman) compressors, the All Makes line features more than 100 non-Bendix compressor part numbers while also incorporating 20 new offerings ...

Bendix’s Indiana facility honored for excellence

The Huntington, Indiana, manufacturing campus of Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems has received the 2014 KB-Truck Knorr Excellence Award, given by the Munich, Germany-based Knorr-Bremse (KB) Group at its World Meeting in March. Bendix is a member of KB, the leading worldwide supplier of pneumatic braking and related safety systems ...

Bendix debuts new air product lines

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC made two new product announcements regarding its air products this week at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville. The company says it has now introduced its AD-RP air dryer as a bolt-in replacement solution in the aftermarket, and that its new generation of air ...

Bendix hits $1 billion in sales in 2014

Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC surpassed $1 billion in sales during calendar year 2014, a milestone reflecting more than a decade of steady growth and success in helping improve highway safety. “Every Bendix employee shares in this achievement. We share an unrelenting focus and passion that has resulted in ...

Bendix’s Huntington location celebrates milestone

In March 1980, Bendix’s then-named Heavy Vehicle Systems Group began operations in Huntington, Ind., employing 30 people at its newly built warehouse and distribution center. This year, Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC celebrates 35 years as a community and industry leader in Huntington, with 450 workers employed across four ...