Link Suspensions of Canada: Heavy Vocational
A Vocational Focus
Based in Nisku (Edmonton) Alberta, Link Suspensions of Canada, or LSC, is the branch of Link® that focuses on serving the unique needs of, and testing unique applications for, the heavy vocational and military markets. Link’s research and development efforts in Nisku provide distinctive results for applications requiring 60,000lb – 90,000lb suspension capacities. The commitment to servicing the logging, oil-drilling and military customers has enabled Link to provide results where others were unsuccessful.
Link also performs chassis modifications and tandem steer installations at its acclaimed Chassis Modification Centre located in Nisku. The Modification Centre serves as Canada’s premier location for specialized installations of twin steer products, including the SWB and Air Link tandem steer products.
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20+ Years in the Field
Founded in 1992 as RAYDAN Manufacturing, LSC has a long history of providing tailored solutions to the heavy vocational truck market. In 1995, the patented Air Link walking beam suspension was introduced to the North American market, and subsequently won several awards, including: The Construction Equipment Magazine Top 100 New Products Award; The Society of Automotive Engineers Top 50 New Products of the Year; and Heavy Duty Trucking Magazine’s Best Product.
Throughout the next two-plus decades, we have continued to explore new markets and industries for the Air Link suspension, including Fire & Rescue, Crane Manufacturers. We’ve also developed new solutions like the SWB By leveraging the specialty-suspension knowledge begun by RAYDAN with Link’s operational and manufacturing efficiencies, we are positioned to provide the best solutions for our vocational truck partners.