Business, Technology, Autonomous

SAF-Holland to Supply Air Suspension for VW E-Delivery Truck in Brazil

VW e-vehicle SAF-Holland

SAF-Holland announced it has been selected to supply the rear-drive air suspensions for the new VW electric delivery truck in Brazil.

August 3, 2020
Business, Technology, Equipment

SAF-Holland Adds to Customer Services With New Digital Catalog

SAF Holland Carl Mesker, vice president of sales for the Americas for SAF Holland. (Roger Gilroy/Transport Topics)

GRAPEVINE, Texas — SAF-Holland will relaunch its aftermarket parts-on-demand electronic catalog in a more comprehensive and user-friendly digital format, POD Plus. The company said the new catalog would be available to all of its distribution channel in the second quarter, calling it another step in SAF-Holland’s digital transformation.

Roger Gilroy | Senior Reporter
January 27, 2020
Business, Technology, Equipment

SAF-Holland Introduces SMAR-te Tire Inflation Assistant

William Hicks of SAF-Holland William Hicks of SAF-Holland addresses the media. (Anneliese Mahoney/Transport Topics)

ATLANTA — SAF-Holland Group, a manufacturer of trailer suspensions, truck suspensions and coupling products, launched its SMAR-te Tire Pilot, a tire-pressure management system, at the North American Commercial Vehicle Show on Oct. 29.

Jim Stinson | Staff Reporter
October 29, 2019
Business, Equipment

SAF-Holland Displays Suspension System, Retrofit Kit

SAF-Holland CEO Detlef Borghardt Borghardt by John Sommers II for Transport Topics

ATLANTA — International Tier 1 supplier SAF-Holland introduced a new lift-axle suspension system for heavy-duty trucks and a retrofit kit for its fifth-wheel coupling system.

Jonathan S. Reiskin | Associate News Editor
September 28, 2017
Business, Equipment

SAF-Holland Will Expand Dumas, Ark., Facility

SAF-Holland said it will invest about $4 million in its Dumas, Ark., facility for additional manufacturing and warehousing space, paint line, robotic welding cells and other new technology and equipment as it builds its capacities in axle and suspension systems in the Americas.

September 5, 2017

SAF-Holland Won't Bid Against ZF Friedrichshafen for Haldex

Evan Lockridge for Transport Topics

SAF-Holland SA stands to lose out in a bidding contest for Swedish truck-brake maker Haldex AB, after declining to follow a higher offer from German competitor ZF Friedrichshafen AG.

Ania Nussbaum | Bloomberg News
August 11, 2016

SAF Offers $495 Million for Haldex in Truck-Parts Combination

SAF-Holland SA has offered $495 million (4.2 billion kronor) to buy Haldex AB, a combination of truckmaking suppliers that could help match mechanical parts with sensors and electronic components as big rigs increasingly link up to the internet.

July 14, 2016

SAF-Holland Launches Gold Line Quality Parts for Aftermarket

Commercial vehicle supplier SAF-Holland introduced its brand of parts for the aftermarket.

January 29, 2016

SAF-Holland Unveils Aftermarket Parts Electronic Catalog

LAS VEGAS — SAF-Holland, a manufacturer whose products include suspensions and fifth wheels, introduced its aftermarket parts on demand electronic catalog.

Neil Abt | Editorial Director
January 28, 2015