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Allison Transmission backs Jereh’s Complete Oil & Gas Solutions

Apr 12, 2016

Recently, Jereh Group launched the new Allison-equipped 2500 model fracturing truck at its Yantai headquarters. Full Story

Allison Transmission gains ground in MAN mining trucks; selected for TGS 6x6 mining trucks in Russia

Apr 12, 2016

On behalf of MAN, Toni Maurer modified two Euro 5 MAN TGS dump trucks for the Russian market, both equipped with Allison 4500 fully automatic transmissions, which deliver the best performance under the toughest conditions. Full Story

From Sahara to Siberia: Drillmec rigs with Allison transmissions already meet new ATEX standards

Apr 12, 2016

The surprisingly delicate work of oil extraction requires durable, reliable and safe machinery and components. That is why Drillmec, leading global producer of drilling and workover rigs for on- and off-shore applications, has been choosing Allison fully automatic transmissions to power its equipment for the last 20 years. Full Story

Allison Automatics attract Australian truck buyers in greater numbers

Apr 12, 2016

Australian truck dealerships find it increasingly easier to convince buyers of the merits of Allison fully automatic transmissions Full Story

Allison Transmission selected again by Servair for its newest airport service vehicle

Apr 08, 2016

Servair, part of the Air France group, has added an Allison-equipped IVECO Stralis 6x2 AD 260 S31 Y/PS to its fleet of 300 heavy-vehicles. Full Story

Allison Transmission to feature bus technologies at Busworld Turkey

Apr 06, 2016

New xFE model delivers significantly more torque converter lock up operation and boosts more value from every tank of fuel Full Story

Allison automatic transmission technology presented at Expoagro

Apr 06, 2016

Metalfor, Praba, Ombu, Caimán and Pla introduced Allison-equipped machinery, displaying cutting-edge technology Full Story

Allison Transmission to highlight Oil Field Series™ at CIPPE 2016

Mar 22, 2016

Allison Transmission will highlight its Oil Field Series™ (OFS) range of transmissions at the China International Petroleum and Petrochemical Technology and Equipment Exhibition (CIPPE), March 29-31 at Hall W1, Booth 1218. Full Story

Allison Advantage Calculator helps fleet decision-makers determine best transmission for long-term value

Mar 02, 2016

Allison has introduced the Allison Advantage Calculator, a new online tool to help fleet decision-makers compare transmission options to find the best long-term value based on their equipment and vocation. Full Story

Allison Transmission chosen for Agrale’s first articulated bus manufactured in South America

Mar 01, 2016

First vehicle of this type designed and manufactured in Argentina, equipped with an Allison automatic transmission to deliver the most efficient performance Full Story

Allison Transmission launches redesigned mobile app

Feb 29, 2016

Allison has announced the launch of its completely redesigned mobile app for North American users. Full Story

New MAN TGM firefighting vehicle equipped with Allison fully automatic transmission at SICUR 2016

Feb 29, 2016

The International Security, Safety and Fire Exhibition 2016 (SICUR 2016) once again brought together industry experts at the Feria de Madrid (IFEMA) from Feb. 23 to Feb. 26. Allison Transmission premiered a new vehicle for the Spanish market at the annual event, which offers a global perspective on market innovations and the latest breakthroughs in firefighting vehicles. Full Story

Allison Transmission improves efficiency and performance for wreckers

Feb 23, 2016

Shanghai HouYi JunJie International Logistics Development Co. (HouYi JunJie Logistics) recently modified a manual wrecker for the first time – equipping it with an Allison fully automatic transmission to improve safety, startability, acceleration, operational efficiency and driving comfort, all while streamlining vehicle maintenance costs. Full Story

Allison transmissions increase safety for airport firefighters in Brazil

Feb 23, 2016

Regional airport firefighters receive new trucks equipped with Allison automatic transmissions to increase commercial aviation safety Full Story

Increased comfort and productivity with Allison

Feb 19, 2016

Ämteruds Åkeri is a one-man company, owned and run by Didrik Johansson. Having recently received his first fully automatic vehicle, a new Scania G490 8x4 truck featuring an Allison 4000 Series™ transmission and two steering axles, Johansson couldn’t contain his enthusiasm. Full Story

Uruguayan transportation fleet now 100% equipped with Allison transmissions

Feb 02, 2016

The Uruguayan Public Transport Company (CUTCSA) bought 200 Allison-equipped buses to help provide modern, safe, reliable transportation solutions, while ensuring a high level of customer satisfaction. Full Story

Allison automatic transmissions superior for city distribution

Jan 25, 2016

One of the latest additions to the fleet is a Scania P250 DB 4x2 with a Euro 6 engine and an Allison 3000 Series™ fully automatic transmission. According to Björn Segerberg, the manager responsible for the fleet, Allison fully automatic transmissions are the obvious choice for navigating city traffic. Full Story

Allison Transmission improves urban sanitation vehicle performance

Jan 20, 2016

The 2015 International Exhibition on Municipal Solid Waste, recently held in Suzhou, featured only one fully automatic high-pressure sprinkler truck. Full Story

Bolu municipality utilizes CNG trucks equipped with Allison transmissions resulting in environment-friendly refuse service

Jan 12, 2016

Bolu municipality has the first CNG refuse trucks in Turkey, offering both efficient and environment-friendly service with its Allison-equipped CNG vehicles Full Story

Allison Transmission Names David S. Graziosi as President

Jan 05, 2016

Allison has announced that David S. Graziosi, currently Chief Financial Officer, has been promoted to the additional role of President, effective immediately. Full Story