US axle and suspension company Hendrickson has announced it will hold a technical suspension training for heavy-duty transportation service technicians and parts personnel in October.
The 13th edition of the Hendrickson Vehicle Suspension Institute (HVSI) will take place on 22-23 October and 24-25 October at at the company's Northwest Technical Institute Facility in Springdale, Arkansas.
Each session is scheduled for one and a half days, including lecture and hands-on training covering Trailer 101, Hendrickson's Tire Inflation Systems and Tri-Functional Bushing replacement. The training is conducted by Hendrickson’s regional field service managers.
According to Hendrickson, the HVSI program provides technicians as well as parts and service personnel with a basic orientation and hands on experience for the recommended installation, service, maintenance, and repair procedures for Hendrickson truck, trailer, and lift axle suspension systems.
“The overwhelming feedback on our HVSI program has been outstanding, it is our objective to train and educate as many technicians and parts professionals as possible to ensure our customers’ equipment is on the road, in optimum condition, and they have a great experience with our products,” said David McCleave, Sales & Marketing Director for Hendrickson Truck Commercial Vehicle Systems.