Go Search
            Home   Contact Us
Our Company
Products and Services
Advanced Solutions
Work With Us
Investors
Suppliers
 
 
 
 
Investors
 
 
News Release
Printer Friendly Version View printer-friendly version
·Back
ArvinMeritor to Supply Drivetrain and All Wheel Drive System for the Mine Resistant Ambush Protected Vehicles (MRAP)

TROY, Mich., June 21 /PRNewswire/ -- ArvinMeritor Inc. (NYSE: ARM) has been selected by International Military and Government, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of International Truck & Engine Corporation, to supply 1,200 vehicle sets of front and rear drive axles with brakes, and transfer cases, for a new generation of armored personnel carriers for the U.S. military - the Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicle (Category 1).

ArvinMeritor's front drive steer axle, the MX-18-120HR with a new heavy- retardation 120 axle carrier; the RS-23-160 widetrack rear drive axle; and the MTC-4210 transfer case is a proven commercial drivetrain and all wheel drive system.

"The military put the MRAP vehicle project on a fast track to get this improved and more durable vehicle into the field as soon as possible, so the ArvinMeritor team responded with an all-out effort," said Tim Bowes, ArvinMeritor's general manager of Specialty Products. "We are very aware of the need to protect our troops in the field and are proud to be able to support our customer on the MRAP."

ArvinMeritor, Inc. is a premier global supplier of a broad range of integrated systems, modules and components to the motor vehicle industry. The company serves light vehicle, commercial truck, trailer and specialty original equipment manufacturers and certain aftermarkets. Headquartered in Troy, Mich., ArvinMeritor employs approximately 19,000 people in 24 countries. ArvinMeritor common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol ARM. For more information, visit the company's Web site at: http://www.arvinmeritor.com/.

SOURCE ArvinMeritor Inc.

CONTACT: Media, D. Mike Pennington, +1-248-435-1933,
david.pennington@arvinmeritor.com, or Investors, Terry Huch, +1-248-435-9426,
terry.huch@arvinmeritor.com, both of ArvinMeritor Inc.
Web site: http://www.arvinmeritor.com
(ARM)

 
 
 
 
2014 Meritor, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Minimize Restore Close Delete Modify Shared Web Part Connections Export...