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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 compressors will include a revolutionary design ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 says the date for groundbreaking for the new headquarters has not yet been finalized and is contingent on final approvals from state and ...

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 as it continues its growth and expansion. As part of the transition, Chairman, President and CEO Joe McAleese will step fully into the chairman’s ...

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 number of participants. Since March 2013, when Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems LLC established brake-school.com, the training portal has delivered more than 750,000 courses to ...

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, ...

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