|Allison Transmission is the world’s largest manufacturer of fully automatic transmissions for medium- and heavy-duty commercial vehicles, medium- and heavy-tactical U.S. military vehicles and hybrid propulsion systems for transit buses. Allison transmissions are used in a variety of applications, including on-highway trucks (distribution, refuse, construction and fire and emergency), buses (primarily school and transit), motorhomes, off-highway vehicles and equipment (primarily energy and mining) and military vehicles (wheeled and tracked). We estimate that globally, in 2012, Allison sold approximately 62% of all fully automatic transmissions for medium- and heavy-duty on-highway commercial vehicle applications.
|03/05/14||FuelSense® - Allison Transmission introduces fuel consumption reductions of up to 20%|
|Freightliner to be the first OEM in North America to release FuelSense in medium-duty trucks, providing its customers with the best in fleet-wide fuel savings and productivity
INDIANAPOLIS, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Allison Transmission (NYSE: ALSN) announced the launch of a new fuel-efficiency package that can deliver up to 20 percent fuel savings at the NTEA 'Work Truck' conference today in Indianapolis. FuelSense® features automatically adapt shift schedules and torque, maximizing tran... |
|02/26/14||Allison Transmission Announces Retirement of Vice President, Names Successor|
|INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN) today announced that Robert M. Price, Vice President of Human Resources, has elected to retire effective April 1. He will be succeeded by Mary Anne Hoffman who has been promoted to Acting Executive Director of Human Resources.
"During his 36 years as an employee of General Motors and Allison Transmission, Bob has made countless contributions to our company's success," said Lawrence E. Dewey, Chairman... |
|02/25/14||Allison Transmission unveils new 9800 Oil Field Series engineered for unrivaled performance under pressure|
|Allison 9800 OFS transmissions deliver superior performance and reliability for fracturing and pressure pumping applications with a 2600 hp rating
INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN) has introduced a new product line engineered to meet the evolving demands of the global energy market. A leading provider of fully automatic transmissions in the oil and gas industry for more than 60 years, Allison unveiled the 9800 Oil Field Series (OFS) ... |
|02/24/14||Allison Transmission Announces Secondary Offering and Repurchase of Shares of Common Stock|
|INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Allison Transmission Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: ALSN), announced today the sale of 25,000,000 shares of its common stock by investment funds affiliated with The Carlyle Group and Onex Corporation (the "Sponsors"). In addition, the underwriter will have an option to purchase up to 3,750,000 additional shares from the Sponsors. All of the shares are being sold on a pro rata basis by the Sponsors, which are existing stockholders of Allison Transmission Holding... |