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Allison Automatic: bringing safety and efficiency to refuse trucks

Oct 07, 2013

Transmission technology simplifies truck operation reducing driver distraction and improving safety. An increasing percentage of the 700 refuse trucks in Aomori are equipped with an automatic transmission. Full Story

Allison Transmission handles extreme heat, heavy loads: New KAMAG slag pot transporter

Oct 03, 2013

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Hyundai unveils COUNTY bus equipped with Allison automatic transmission

Sep 26, 2013

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New FORCAR forwarder with Allison automatic launched

Sep 10, 2013

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Bonatti chooses Astra and Allison Transmission for leading European gas pipelines

Sep 10, 2013

Astra and Allison play an important role in the North European Natural Gas Pipeline (NEL) construction project. Full Story

Turkish OEMs, private bus fleets visit Allison Customer Experience Center in Hungary.

Aug 23, 2013

A bus industry delegation from Turkey visits Allison Manufacturing Facility and its adjacent Allison Customer Experience (ACE) Center and Demonstration and Drive Track. Full Story

Allison at the 2013 Shenzhen International Public Transportation Expo

Aug 22, 2013

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Mercedes-Benz Econic with Allison automatic eases cleaning in Düsseldorf

Aug 20, 2013

For around two and a half years, a Mercedes-Benz Econic suction and flushing vehicle has been in service to keep 47,000 Düsseldorf gullies clean. An Allison 3000 Series fully-automatic transmission eases driver workload amidst hectic traffic. Full Story

Allison equipped Zetros makes work easier for salt mining 600

Aug 15, 2013

The largest European salt producer operates a Mercedes Zetros 1833 4x4 water transporter with an Allison 3000 Series fully-automatic transmission at depths of 600 meters in the Bernburg salt mine. Full Story

Allison Transmission enters Argentina’s agricultural sector

Jul 29, 2013

Leading manufacturer of agricultural machinery, Grupo PLA presents one-of-a-kind fumigation vehicle in Argentina equipped with an Allison fully-automatic transmission. Full Story

Allison Wins 2012 Commercial Vehicle Best Service Management Award

Jul 24, 2013

Top award for customer service in China given to Allison Transmission, reinforcing its reputation for outstanding customer support. Full Story

Isuzu buses with Allison fully-automatic transmissions increase passenger comfort in Diyarbakır

Jul 17, 2013

33 Isuzu Citibus buses equipped with Allison fully-automatic transmissions increase traveling comfort for both passengers and drivers in the congested traffic of Diyarbakır. Full Story

DHL air freight hub adds ten Allison-equipped MULAG Comet 6 tractors

Jul 11, 2013

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Allison Transmission builds reputation, presence in Uruguay

Jul 11, 2013

Building on nearly a century of experience, Allison announces a heightened presence in Uruguay’s passenger bus transport market. Full Story

Allison Transmission helps ALE shoulder massive loads in the Australian outback

Jul 03, 2013

An international heavy haulage specialist is moving some of the biggest and heaviest equipment to major mining and construction sites across some of the harshest areas of the Australian outback, using prime movers that have been re-geared with Allison fully-automatic transmissions. Full Story

Driver Group Shifts Focus with Allison Automatics

Jul 01, 2013

One of Melbourne’s biggest bus operators, Driver Group, is achieving superior fuel economy, increased efficiency, as well as improved drivability and safety, by using Allison transmissions across the majority of its fleet operating in and around Melbourne and Victoria. Full Story

Recycler relies on Allison-equipped Scanias to expand services

Jun 25, 2013

Private refuse company, Vanni + Didicher Recycling GmbH & Co. KG, put three new Scania P320s equipped with Allison fully-automatic transmissions into service to realize more effective and efficient urban waste paper collection. Full Story

Allison transmissions keep DHL air freight hub running

Jun 24, 2013

Fast and smooth container handling is essential for DHL Hub Leipzig, the largest in Europe, where they rely on 128 MULAG Comet 6 towing tractors with Allison 1000 Series fully-automatic transmissions. Full Story

Allison-equipped road cleaners keep Marbella streets clean

Jun 19, 2013

The Renault Midlum 270.15 road sweeper equipped with an Allison fully-automatic transmission is an operator favorite at the Marbella Street Cleaning Department. Full Story

Chinese Oilfield Equipment Manufacturers Choose Allison Transmission for Reliability

Jun 18, 2013

Allison, the global leader in commercial transmission manufacturing, is winning Chinese OEMs’ preference with a reputation for providing reliability and durability. Full Story