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Apr 14, 2017
Spanish Defense Ministry begins receiving 700 Iveco Defence Vehicles (IDV) equipped with Allison transmissions
The trucks feature different body types and will be used in a number of configurations for transporting troops, food and medicine, as well as supporting other vehicles.
Apr 04, 2017
Transport company chooses Allison transmissions for reliability with just-in-time deliveries
When machine parts and industrial components from all over the world must arrive promptly for its customers to avoid a stop in production, Br. Bäver Transport selects the reliability of trucks equipped with fully automatic Allison transmissions.
Mar 09, 2017
WOMA high-pressure water cleaner with an Allison transmission offers more power and efficiency with less fuel consumption
Equipped with the Allison 4750, the water jet technology provides advantages in terms of performance, fuel economy, water consumption and ease of use.
Feb 22, 2017
Independent testing proves Allison 2500 transmission delivers 5 percent better fuel economy than Eaton Procision®
Results of certified third-party testing prove a fully automatic Allison 2500 with FuelSense® provides 5 percent better fuel economy than the Eaton Procision® dual clutch transmission (DCT).
Feb 21, 2017
Eduric Concreteira increases productivity up to 20 percent with Allison-equipped mixer trucks
Eduric Concreteira prefers Allison-equipped mixer trucks because they prove to be more productive and profitable than manual transmission trucks.
Feb 15, 2017
Residuos Sólidos Urbanos de Castilla La Mancha adds 22 Allison-equipped vehicles to its fleet
Twenty new refuse trucks and two bin cleaner trucks feature the fully automatic Allison 3000 Series transmission.
Feb 06, 2017
Metalfor to Showcase New Allison-equipped Sprayer at Show Rural Coopavel
Metalfor will showcase its newest self-propelled sprayer, the Multiple 7040 with a fully automatic Allison 2500 transmission at the Rural Show Coopavel 2017, Feb. 6-10.
Feb 01, 2017
First Allison-equipped Mercedes-Benz Antos rear-loader vehicles will be delivered to Jakob Becker Group
Jakob Becker Group, a waste disposal company based in Germany, is expected to receive the first Mercedes-Benz Antos rear-loader vehicles, equipped with Allison fully automatic transmissions, in April.
Jan 31, 2017
Allison to showcase fully automatic transmissions for military vehicles at IDEX 2017
Allison Transmission will feature its product lines for military vehicles at the International Defence Exhibition and Conference, IDEX 2017, Feb. 20-23 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre.
Jan 30, 2017
Del Rey to Feature Allison-equipped Mercedes front-engine bus at BusBrasil Fest
Del Rey Transportes will feature a Mercedes-Benz OF 1721 prototype with a fully automatic Allison T270R™ transmission at the BusBrasil Fest.
Jan 27, 2017
Dakar Rally drivers applaud Allison transmissions after grueling, off-road endurance race
Four drivers recently completed the Dakar Rally with an Allison 4500-equipped truck. Following the race, a few team members spoke about the reason their team had selected an Allison fully automatic transmission.
Jan 25, 2017
IKEA introduces special Allison-equipped vehicles for its Swedish distribution centers
IKEA recently introduced a new specially-designed Scania tractor at each distribution center in Sweden, equipped with fully automatic Allison 3000 Series™ transmissions.
Jan 18, 2017
Metrocity with Allison xFE transmission and diesel engine offers a more affordable route to Low Emission Bus certification
The new Optare Metrocity xFE midi-bus has been added to the list of Low Emission Bus (LEB) accredited vehicles.
Dec 22, 2016
Volare exports Allison-equipped school buses to Dubai
Volare, a leading Brazilian manufacturer of small buses, recently sold 35 of its Volver Access school buses to Dubai Taxi Co.’s School Bus Division in the United Arab Emirates.
Dec 21, 2016
Lawrence E. Dewey to retire as Chairman and CEO of Allison Transmission in May 2018
As longest-serving head of Allison, Dewey has led company’s transition from its time as a division of General Motors to an independent public company.
Dec 20, 2016
City Logistics reinvents urban deliveries with a fleet of natural gas trucks equipped with Allison transmissions
Starting out in 2015, the founder of City Logistics wanted easy-to-operate delivery vehicles with efficient and clean technologies. He ordered five natural gas Stralis trucks from Iveco, equipped with fully automatic Allison transmissions.
Dec 14, 2016
Allison transmissions prove to be a golden find for Eldorado Mining
Using a fleet of 12 trucks operating as tipper dog units, Eldorado Mining operates as a key contractor for Boral’s Moy Pocket quarry near Kenilworth in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland of Queensland.
Dec 06, 2016
Interline Bus Service chooses Allison-equipped buses for dependability and increased fuel economy
Based on lower total cost of ownership and proven reliability, Interline Bus Service, primarily serving the burgeoning South Western suburbs of Sydney, made the decision to purchase Allison-equipped Daewoo buses.
Dec 05, 2016
Petersburg Transport Co. reduces costs with Allison transmissions
To evaluate maintenance costs of bus equipped with fully automatic transmission, St. Petersburg Transport Co. (PTK), one of the largest passenger transport companies in northwest Russia, added four Allison-equipped PAZ 3204 to its fleet in 2012 and 2013.
Dec 01, 2016
Smallest CNG mid-range refuse truck in France, equipped with an Allison transmission, to debut at Pollutec 2016
France’s smallest natural gas mid-range truck for refuse collection, the Iveco Eurocargo 120EL21 P, will debut in the Allison Transmission booth (Hall 2, Stand D122) during Pollutec 2016 at Lyon Eurexpo, Nov. 29 - Dec 2.