Hendrickson Completes Purchase of Frauenthal Segments

January 7, 2015

Hendrickson has completed the purchase of the Frauenthal Group’s heavy-duty leaf spring and stabilizer segment, along with a number of the group's subsidiaries in Europe. The agreement on the acquisition of the leaf spring and stabilizer segments was announced in June 2014, 

“This acquisition of this business will enable us to broaden our footprint in Europe to better support our global spring customer base,” said Gary Gerstenslager, president and CEO of Hendrickson.

Hendrickson, a Boler company, is a global manufacturer and supplier of medium- and heavy-duty mechanical, elastomeric and air suspensions; integrated and non-integrated axle systems; auxiliary lift axle systems; parabolic and multi-leaf springs; and bumper and trim components to the global commercial transportation industry. Hendrickson is based in Itasca, Ill.