Hendrickson Seems to Future Following Motor Wheel Acquisition
After its recent acquisition of the Motor Wheel brake drum and Crewson slack adjuster business segments from Stemco, Hendrickson acknowledged it’s going to make investments extra capital and know-how within the product strains.
The company acknowledged it’s working to revitalize the Motor Wheel title with recent branding and graphics and has launched a model recent internet internet web page, www.motorwheel-intl.com.
In August, Hendrickson introduced the acquisition from Stemco and father or mother firm EnPro Industries.
Motor Wheel’s CentriFuse and Crewson tag names will seemingly be saved, whereas Motor Wheel will function as a Hendrickson firm.
“We’re pondering this acquisition and the wealthy American heritage of Motor Wheel,” acknowledged Gary Gerstenslager, president and CEO of Hendrickson, in a information unlock. “We’ll proceed to manufacture the exact Motor Wheel and Crewson potentialities, in manufacturing and the aftermarket, with official, high quality and excessive-performing merchandise.”
He outlined that the Motor Wheel title has a model recent tag mark, a model recent tagline of “Efficiency on the Switch,” and a model recent color plot. The recent internet internet web page aspects data about Motor Wheel’s CentriFuse drums and Crewson brake adjuster merchandise, data in regards to the historic previous of Motor Wheel (which was once based in 1898 by Georgia-born William Prudden and renamed Motor Wheel in 1920 after a merger with Gier Pressed Metal and Auto Wheel), and make contact with information for the Chattanooga, Tennessee-based solely firm.
On the time of the acquisition, Gerstenslager acknowledged that it will “present a platform for Hendrickson to methodology our lightweight drum brake gadget efficiency and supply components that may complement our reward product portfolio.”