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Veolia Transdev - Shorelink Buses save fuel with switch to Allison Automatics

Feb 27, 2012

Veolia Transdev - Shorelink Buses, a division of global transport company Veolia Transdev, is recording better fuel economy, improved performance, and more efficiency since adding three new Iveco buses fitted with Allison T375R fully automatic transmissions to its bus fleet earlier this year. Full Story

Hertz embraces Allison as the automatic choice for its truck rental fleet

Feb 19, 2012

One of Australia's largest truck rental companies has committed to changing its light and medium duty truck fleet from manual to automatic transmissions following a successful trial of a number of Allison equipped UD Trucks. Full Story

Allison Transmission Launches PTS Automatic for China School Buses

Feb 14, 2012

School Bus safety is a key reason why Allison Transmission is introducing the Pupil Transport/Shuttle Series (PTS) of fully automatic transmissions in China. Full Story

School Buses with Allison Automatics Provide Safe Student Transport

Feb 02, 2012

More than half a million school buses provide reliable, dependable, and most importantly, safe transportation for students across North America daily – and nearly 100% of these school buses are equipped with automatic transmissions. Full Story

Future municipal vehicles discussed at Allison Transmission Symposium

Jan 27, 2012

More than 100 private and municipal fleet decision-makers, as well as vehicle manufacturers and body builders, met at the SASE facility in Germany to discuss trends and developments in the refuse collection industry and their impact on the future during the 7th Allison Transmission Symposium. Full Story

First Irisbus Iveco GX127 in Italy equipped with an Allison fully-automatic transmission

Jan 15, 2012

Li-nea, the public transportation operator in Florence, is already transporting passengers with Italy’s first Irisbus Iveco GX127 bus. Completely satisfied with the Allison-equipped version, two more have just been delivered. Full Story

Allison Transmission Announces Closing of Initial Public Offering and Exercise in Full of Option to Purchase Additional Shares

Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN) announced today the closing of its previously announced initial public offering of 26,100,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $23.00 per share. Full Story

Allison Transmission Added to Wilshire 5000 Total Market Index

Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN) announced today that it was added to the Wilshire 5000 Total Market Index(SM) (Wilshire 5000(SM)) effective after the markets' close on Friday, April 20, 2012. Full Story

Allison Transmission Declares Quarterly Dividend

Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN) announced today that its board of directors declared a cash dividend of $0.06 per share on the Company's common stock and non-voting common stock for the second quarter of 2012. Full Story

Allison Transmission to Join Russell Global Index

Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN) today announced it is set to join the Russell Global Index when Russell Investments reconstitutes its comprehensive set of global equity indexes on June 25. Full Story

Allison Transmission Declares Quarterly Dividend

Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN) announced today that its board of directors declared a cash dividend of $0.06 per share on the Company's common stock and non-voting common stock for the third quarter of 2012. Full Story

Allison Transmission Appoints CIO

Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN) today announced that Dean E. Ranalli has been promoted to Executive Director and Chief Information Officer. Full Story

Allison Transmission Schedules Fourth Quarter 2012 Results Conference Call for Feb. 19

Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN) will hold its fourth quarter 2012 results conference call at 8:30 a.m. ET on Tuesday, Feb. 19. Full Story

Allison Transmission Declares Quarterly Dividend and Announces Annual Stockholders' Meeting and Record Date

Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN) announced today that its board of directors declared a cash dividend of $0.06 per share on the Company's common stock and non-voting common stock for the first quarter of 2013. Full Story

Allison Transmission Adds David Denison to Board of Directors

Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN) announced today that David Denison has been appointed to its Board of Directors. Full Story

Allison Transmission Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2012 Results

Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN) today reported net sales for the quarter of $487 million, a 6 percent decrease from the same period in 2011. Full Story

Allison Transmission to Unveil Fully-Automatic Hybrid for Commercial Vehicles

Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN) today announced that it will unveil its H 3000 hybrid-propulsion system for commercial vehicles at The Work Truck Show in Indianapolis on Wednesday. Full Story

Allison Transmission Announces Increased Quarterly Dividend and Preliminary First Quarter 2013 Results and Affirms Full Year 2013 Guidance

Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN) announced today that its Board of Directors approved an increase in its quarterly cash dividend from $0.06 to $0.12 per share on the Company's common stock and non-voting common stock and is providing preliminary estimates of certain of its financial and operations results for the three months ended March 31, 2013. Full Story

Allison Transmission Announces Proposed Sale of 22,000,000 Shares of Common Stock by Selling Stockholders

Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN) announced today a proposed secondary offering of 22,000,000 shares of its common stock by investment funds affiliated with The Carlyle Group and Onex Corporation (the "Sponsors"). Full Story

Allison Transmission Announces Withdrawal of Proposed Secondary Offering

Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. (NYSE: ALSN) announced today that investment funds affiliated with The Carlyle Group and Onex Corporation are not proceeding with the previously announced secondary offering of common stock due to market conditions. Full Story