Allison Transmission is the world’s largest manufacturer of
fully automatic transmissions for medium- and heavy-duty commercial vehicles and is a leader in hybrid-propulsion systems for city buses. Allison transmissions are
used in a variety of applications, including on-highway trucks (distribution,
refuse, construction, fire and emergency), buses (primarily school, transit and
hybrid-transit), motorhomes, off-highway vehicles and equipment (primarily
energy, mining and construction) and defense vehicles (wheeled and tracked). We
estimate that globally, in 2016, Allison sold approximately 63% of all fully
automatic transmissions for medium- and heavy-duty on-highway commercial
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|01/18/18||GILLIG to offer fuel-saving technology from Allison Transmission for its buses beginning in April|
|Available in three packages, FuelSense® 2.0 offers a combination of enhanced features to optimize fuel economy and performance
INDIANAPOLIS, Jan. 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- GILLIG LLC, designer and manufacturer of buses, has announced it will offer FuelSense® 2.0 featuring DynActive™ Shifting beginning in April. The innovative new method of shift scheduling from Allison Transmission delivers up to 6 percent additional fuel savings beyond original FuelSense software.
|12/19/17||Allison Transmission announces new six-year labor contract with UAW Local 933|
|INDIANAPOLIS, Dec. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN) today announced that members of the United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Workers of America (UAW) Local 933 have ratified a new six-year collective bargaining agreement (CBA) which becomes effective Dec. 19, 2017 and will expire on Nov. 14, 2023.
The new CBA covers approximately 1,400 hourly employees who primarily work in the Indianapolis area.
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|12/07/17||Allison Transmission promotes Otto Szalavari to managing director of global marketing|
|INDIANAPOLIS, Dec. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Allison Transmission today announced the promotion of Otto Szalavari to managing director of global marketing. He will be instrumental in driving growth through ongoing implementation and refinement of the company's marketing strategy.
"During his short period of time with Allison, Otto has more than proven his ability to tackle challenges and generate results," said John Coll, senior vice president for global mark... |
|11/10/17||Allison reaches milestone with production of the 500,000th transmission in its 4000 Series™|
|INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 10, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Allison Transmission today announced the production of its 500,000th fully automatic 4000 Series™ transmission. Benefiting a wide range of commercial-duty vehicles, the transmission series is used in applications that include refuse, construction, fire and emergency, distribution, coach and transit bus, and motorhomes.
Allison began producing the 4000 Series transmission at its Indianapolis headquarters in 1993. To ... |