World's leading trade fair now even more international – Proportion of trade visitors up
Held from 22nd to 29th September 2016 in Hanover, this year's IAA Commercial Vehicles developed even more into a professional specialist trade fair for decision-makers: with the proportion of trade visitors rising to 86 per cent (2014: 84 per cent). The total number of visitors increased to 250,000.
Alongside its diverse product range of components and systems for truck and trailer, JOST presented new innovations and developments at IAA Commercial Vehicles 2016.
Highlights of JOST's presentation at IAA also included trailer axles engineered by Mercedes-Benz, which were displayed for the first time under the JOST brand. The JSK 34 sensor coupling version of the ultralight JSK 34 fifth wheel coupling, which was especially developed for tankers and silo trucks, was presented for the first time at IAA in Hanover. As well as axles and fifth wheel couplings, the most comprehensive range of landing gears was also exhibited, and the new electric landing gear Modul E-Drive was launched.
The tried-and-tested, multi-award-winning towing hitches under the ROCKINGER brand were also represented at the JOST Group's stand.
TRIDEC, JOST World's brand for trailer axle steering systems and single wheel suspensions, presented the new EF-S steering system for trailers, which offers entirely new options for driving, manoeuvring and safety.
The particularly lightweight CS 17-5 tipping hoist cylinder for semi-trailers was the highlight among the hydraulic systems presented at IAA by Edbro.
The New Mobility World innovation stage provided a chance to experience the automatic KKS Comfort Coupling System and TRIDEC's EF-S steering system live.
We were delighted with the many expert discussions we held and the interested audience we met. You can find some pictures of the IAA trade fair stand here
Leading the way
JOST orginal spare parts for your JOST and Mercedes-Benz trailer axles
Only originals are safe!
Original spare parts for your trailer axles – safe and easy from JOST
In January 2015, JOST has taken over Mercedes Benz TrailerAxleSystems. This made JOST one of the leading manufacturers of trailer axles in Europe. Since then, the former Daimler Mercedes-Benz TrailerAxleSystems segment has been part of a dynamically growing system supplier for the utility vehicle industry with excellent global positioning.
The merger offers numerous benefits for our customers. The dependable and quick supply of original spare parts through the JOST distribution network is one of them. JOST is assuming the responsibility for providing original spare parts for all trailer axles from Mercedes- Benz. This means: Original spare parts from JOST as a manufacturer of the DCA axle series in the proven series production quality. Only JOST original spare parts guarantee the safety, high performance and longevity of your axles.
JOST offers various wear parts as repair sets to make the provision of original spare parts easier. As a customer, you benefit from our knowledge as the market leader for truck and trailer components: Practical sets and user friendly assembly instructions. For example, parts that are needed to renew the brakes or chassis connection can be ordered as a set with only one order number.
Just like other original parts from JOST, spare parts for trailer axles are delivered to you in the distinctive packaging with the tamper-proof hologram: This is the only way to rest assured that your repair was truly performed with JOST quality!
Readers vote ROCKINGER “Best Brand” for the twelfth time
The result could hardly have been clearer. For the twelfth time in a row, ROCKINGER received the coveted title of “Best Brand” in the towing hitches category. The readers of three publications from the publishing house ETM once again honoured the high quality, userfriendliness and excellent service offered by the ROCKINGER
JOST DCA L7 brake
Additional 24kg in weight savings - Brake even more efficiently
JOST has made the lightest axle of its class even lighter. The new JOST DCA L7 brake can ensure other 24kg per three-axle unit.
The new DCA L7 brake was developed in collaboration with the Haldex company. In addition to the weight savings, 22.5“ brake offers optimum protection against corrosion as well as the familiar ease of maintenance. An optional brake wear indicator can be easily retrofitted.
The DCA L7 brake can be ordered as of now. Naturally the previous range of brakes continues to be available to you.
Should you have any questions, please contact our internal sales department in Kassel-Calden or your direct sales contact.
For the eleventh time in a row ROCKINGER is Best Brand
In the annually choice the readers of the three trade magazines "trans aktuell", "Fernfahrer" and "lastauto omnibus" chose ROCKINGER as the Best Brand in the category "Towing hitches". The award ceremony for the 23 winners took place on the 11th June in the „Goldbergwerk“ in Fellbach.
Lars Brorsen, chairman of the executive board of JOST-Werke , is very pleased about winning once again. “I am very pleased that the reader appreciate the high quality, the well-engineered technique and the good service of ROCKINGER with such a distinct vote year after year. Particularly, I would like to thank the ROCKINGER employees and the distribution- and service partners for their effort serving our clients with excellent products and customer-oriented service.”
JOST World at trade fairs in 2017
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JOST World presents its Trucks & Trailer programme at COMTRANS 2013
JOST will be presenting its comprehensive product line of components and systems for trucks & trailers at COMTRANS 2013 in Moscow from 10 - 14 September 2013. Hydraulic systems from EDBRO, which was acquired by JOST World in November 2012, will also be presented for the first time in Eastern Europe. The JOST exhibition will be in Hall 5, Stand C292.
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