TNI || New Delhi || 12th Sept 2021
The 500,000th Steertek fabricated front steer axle has been manufactured by Hendrickson Truck Commercial Vehicle Systems and delivered to J.B. Hunt Transport so that they use it in one of the company’s International LT Series tractors.
Nick Hobbs, COO and president of Contract Services at J.B. Hunt, in a statement, said that the relationship with Hendrickson spans decades.
In 2011, the Steertek NXT first announced that it was available in capacities ranging from 8,000 to 14,600 lbs. per axle. Be it on-highway and medium-duty truck, bus, and motor home applications,
The front steer axle is approved. Richard Mudd, VP & GM at Hendrickson Truck Commercial Vehicle Systems, said that J.B. Hunt remains one of North America’s largest transportation companies which continues to drive the global economy.
Mudd went on to add that they are proud to offer the 500,000th axle to a valued customer as J.B. Hunt. The milestone, according to him, presents the fact that Hendrickson is a key partner and supplier to the trucking industry.