By Bob Albano

Bob is the Fire & Rescue Business Unit Sales Manager for Hendrickson. He has been in the industry for 11 years and focuses specifically on working with fire apparatus manufactures to ensure that Hendrickson products are designed to meet the demands of the Fire & Rescue market. He also has the responsibility of working with dealers, federal, state, and local departments nationwide to assure that the correct suspensions are specified to meet the unique needs of each department.

Air-ride suspensions have steadily increased in popularity in nearly all segments of the trucking industry. Approximately 75 percent of the trailers manufactured today and almost all highway tractors use air-ride suspensions.  Air has even proliferated into the specialty segments of the trucking industry. It is not uncommon to find air-ride suspensions on heavy-duty vehicles that Continue reading