Aug 29, 2018 nashville, tenn.

Firestone Industrial Products to Showcase Air Damping and Intelligent Ride Solutions on Global Stage at IAA

Company to display groundbreaking technology and solutions and gain customer insights at the industry’s most prestigious event

Firestone Industrial Products Company, LLC (FSIP), a leader in developing technology to eliminate vibration in global transportation, is showcasing its newest technology and solutions at the 67th Bi-Annual Internationale Automobil-Ausstellung (IAA) Commercial Vehicles Conference in Hanover, Germany, Sept. 20 to 27.

“With more than 80 years of experience providing solutions to eliminate vibration in transportation, Firestone Industrial Products is excited to attend IAA Commercial Vehicles 2018 to discuss how our latest innovation is shaping the future of mobility in the commercial vehicle industry,” said Craig Schneider, president, FSIP. “We are eager to connect with our customers at the world’s leading trade show for transport, logistics and mobility and to showcase our advancements on a global stage.”

FSIP will spotlight its groundbreaking Firestone Airide™ Pro air damping technology alongside the company’s renowned commercial solutions. Designed for the trailer application, Firestone Airide Pro air springs provide air damping technology with true body and axle control, leading to longer tire life, lower total cost of ownership and improved ride quality. FSIP will also showcase the research behind its newest development, intelligent air springs. This new technology will provide critical data around acceleration, pressure and temperature through sensors that connect the air spring and the tire. As a leading partner of global OEMs, FSIP also looks forward to meeting with customers to discuss how intelligent air springs can meet the needs of commercial fleets and shape the future of transportation.

At the show, FSIP’s leading engineers and experts will explain and discuss the company’s full range of products and the impact each has on eliminating vibration in global transportation.

  • On Wednesday, Sept. 19, at 9:30 a.m. CEST, FSIP Director of Technology Graham Brookes will demonstrate the company’s anti-vibration technology to attendees.
  • To attend the briefing or learn more about FSIP, visit the company’s booth at Hall 16, Stand C01.

FSIP is part of Bridgestone, the world’s largest tire and rubber company, and benefits from its automotive expertise and research and development efforts. The company offers a full range of air springs for the global commercial vehicle market with its two product brands, Firestone Airide and Airogear™, and is a preferred partner of top global vehicle manufacturers. FSIP will be showcasing its solutions at IAA alongside Bridgestone.