Firestone manufactures and provides air springs for all vehicles. Firestone began developing air suspension for passenger cars and trucks more than 70 years ago. Brand continues to be innovative in product design, material selection and customer service so Firestone can provide you with a better ride and safe load-carrying capabilities. Firestone stands for quality, reliability and service.
Firestone Industrial Products were the first and are the last major manufacturer of automotive air springs in the U.S. Firestone engineers and manufactures each product to provide many years and thousands of miles of trouble-free service. Firestone extensive product development process has resulted in applying automotive technology to Firestone heavy-duty products. Firestone innovations span many additional technologies from electronic sensors to higher strength fabrics and compounds-in addition to rigorous testing unmatched by any other manufacturer. It’s an obsession with quality you can only expect from a leader.
From Firestone engineers to Firestone customer service line, pride themselves on being a true partner, not just a vendor. Brand strongly believes it takes world-class people to make world-class products.
Firestone Industrial Products allow you to buy with confidence. No one has more stringent production and testing standards than brand does. In fact, Firestone air springs often outlast other maintenance items on your suspension, such as bushings, shocks, leveling valves or regulators. It’s a commitment that Firestone willing to stand by with an industry-leading warranty. Now that’s reliability you can count on.
Firestone Industrial Products Company began in 1936, when Firestone Tire & Rubber Company purchased a plant in Noblesville, Indiana. Two years later, Firestone designed and patented the first Pneumatic Suspension Device, better known as the Firestone Airide™ Air Spring. Since that time, Firestone has led the market in innovation and expansion. Today, Firestone manufactures the world’s Number One air spring for light vehicles, buses, heavy-duty trucks and trailers, rail cars and industrial applications— with offices and manufacturing operations on four continents. Take a look at some of the most important innovations and developments from Firestone 70-year-plus history.
Firestone Industrial Products doesn’t just build products. Firestone is a global entity with a responsibility to set the highest standards for the quality of Firestone products and the way brand build them. It’s a responsibility Firestone doesn’t take lightly.
As a global leader, Firestone Industrial Products realizes everything Firestone do has an impact on Firestone world. Firestone strives to be stewards of the environment and continue to update Firestone processes and materials to further reduce Firestone carbon footprint. Firestone efforts include the use of environmentally friendly metal coatings and recycling programs at Firestone manufacturing plants, as well as researching the use of recycled materials in Firestone products. Since 2002, we’ve initiated Six Sigma processes to improve quality and reduce waste.
Firestone continually strives to have the most efficient, highest performing and environmentally friendly facilities possible. Firestone offices and manufacturing facilities have undertaken stringent quality control certification programs including ISO 9001 and TS 16949 Quality Management System Standards, in addition to ISO 14001 Environmental Management System Standards.
Firestone Industrial Products is a part of Bridgestone Americas – committed to being a good corporate citizen nationally, regionally and in the communities where BSA has manufacturing plants, sales facilities or offices. Since 1952, the Bridgestone Trust Fund has supported charitable and philanthropic endeavors in three major categories: Civic and Community, Culture and the Arts, and Education, Health and Welfare. This annual, multi-million dollar effort has been great for Firestone corporation and the benefactors we’ve helped. Bridgestone Americas adheres to the Bridgestone Way, the global corporate philosophy to build not just better products, but better communities.
From a regional perspective, Firestone Industrial Products exemplifies its commitment with local support of several charities including: the United Way, the MS Walk, and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International (JDRF). Firestone is a proud supporter of the Indiana Blood Center where teammates are regular participants in donating blood. Firestone is also a proud supporter of the Indianapolis Zoo's Oceans exhibit. The Firestone Gallery features the shark touch pool, giving visitors the chance to touch sharks as they swim by.