Truck News


  • News Equipment

    SAF-Holland optimizes tire inflation pressures on the fly

    October 31, 2019 8:33AM by James Menzies

    ATLANTA, Ga. – SAF-Holland has announced an update to its tire management system, which brings dynamic inflation adjustments based on axle load. The SMAR-te Tire Pilot was showcased at the North American Commercial Vehicle Show Oct. 29. It was created

  • SAF-Holland names new president – Americas

    September 12, 2019 2:08PM by Truck News

    MUSKEGON, Mich. – SAF-Holland has named Kent Jones its new president – Americas. He replaces Steffen Schewerda, who has stepped down from the same role. Jones was previously vice-president of commercial vehicle steering systems and advanced driver assistance systems with

  • Product Uncategorized

    Landing gear get added protection

    January 31, 2019 2:10PM by John G Smith

    SAF-Holland has unveiled a new layer of protection for landing gear in the form of the purpose-made True Lube grease. Operating temperatures range from -40 to 65 Celsius to help ensure smooth cranking. Compared to previous greases, this formula better

  • Product Uncategorized

    Pintle hook design delivers the strength

    January 31, 2019 2:07PM by John G Smith

    When it comes to a pintle hook, much of the strength comes through the choice of materials. SAF-Holland’s new PH-405 pintle hook features an austenitic manganese steel body that supports wear resistance. It “work hardens” at the contact surfaces with

  • News Equipment

    SAF-Holland buys PressureGuard

    January 21, 2019 2:46PM by Truck News

    MUSKEGON, Mich. – SAF-Holland has acquired a majority stake in trailer tire pressure management specialist, PressureGuard. The company says the acquisition adds a key element to its line, in advanced digital smart products for trailer applications. SAF-Holland now owns 51%

  • SAF-Holland unveils tire pressure system

    March 4, 2018 3:09PM by Truck News

    ATLANTA, Ga. – SAF-Holland has unveiled the Tire Pilot Plus tire pressure management system for its CBX and ULX suspensions – topping up or even releasing air to ensure proper tire pressures across a trailer. While customized for North America,

  • SAF-Holland introduces new suspension, shunt truck fifth wheel

    February 27, 2017 11:42AM by James Menzies

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – SAF-Holland has come out with a new lightweight fixed frame air suspension and a new terminal tractor fifth wheel. Both products were introduced at the spring meeting of the Technology & Maintenance Council. The CBX23 AeroBeam fixed

  • News Equipment

    SAF-Holland unveils lighter-weight CBX40 trailer suspension

    October 27, 2016 3:19PM by James Menzies

    Company also builds in extra toughness, extends warranty

  • SAF-Holland’s new coupling assistant aims to eliminate dropped trailers

    October 27, 2016 2:38PM by James Menzies

    ST. LOUIS, Mo. – SAF-Holland is looking to put an end to the costly problem of dropped trailers. The company introduced today for its Holland FW35-series fifth wheels a new ELI-te Fifth Wheel Coupling Assistant. ELI stands for electronic lock

  • News Equipment

    SAF-Holland introduces lower-cost air disc brake for trailers

    June 10, 2016 7:24AM by James Menzies

    Plans to bring affordability to the masses to jumpstart disc brake adoption in North America

  • News Equipment

    SAF-Holland wins supplier award from Vanguard

    March 4, 2016 8:35AM by Truck News

    MUSKEGON, Mich. — SAF-Holland has been received an Outstanding Supplier Award from Vanguard National. Vanguard ranks each vendor based on: accuracy; availability; alignment; and advice. SAF-Holland met or exceeded expectations in all categories, the companies announced. “We recognize the commitment

  • Product Equipment

    SAF-Holland releases removable/replaceable Holland AAR kingpin system

    February 23, 2016 2:44PM by Truck News

    MUSKEGON, Mich. – The removable and replaceable Holland 2-inch AAR kingpin system is now available for hot dip galvanized upper couplers. Released by Saf-Holland, a manufacturer of trailer and truck suspensions, fifth wheels, landing gear and coupling products, Feb. 23,