Profile: Tenneco Inc (TEN.N)
5 Dec 2016
Tenneco Inc. (Tenneco), incorporated on August 26, 1996, is a producer of clean air and ride performance products and systems for light vehicle, commercial truck, off-highway and other vehicle applications. The Company serves both original equipment vehicle manufacturers (OEMs), and the repair and replacement markets or aftermarket across the world. The Company operates in six segments: North America Clean Air; North America Ride Performance; Europe, South America and India Clean Air; Europe, South America and India Ride Performance; Asia Pacific Clean Air, and Asia Pacific Ride Performance. The Company's various brands include Monroe, Rancho, Clevite Elastomers, Axios, Kinetic, Fric-Rot, Walker, XNOx, Fonos, DynoMax and Thrush clean air products. As a parts supplier, it produces individual component parts for vehicles, as well as groups of components that are combined as modules or systems within vehicles. It offers modules and systems to OEMs, commercial truck and off-highway engine manufacturers, and aftermarket distribution channels.
The Company designs, manufactures and distributes various products and systems designed to reduce pollution and optimize engine performance, acoustic tuning and weight, including catalytic converters and diesel oxidation catalysts; diesel particulate filters (DPFs); burner systems; lean nitrogen oxide (NOx) traps; hydrocarbon vaporizers and injectors; selective catalytic reduction (SCR) systems; alternative NOx reduction technologies; mufflers and resonators; fabricated exhaust manifolds; pipes; hydroformed assemblies; elastomeric hangers and isolators, and aftertreatment control units. The Company supplies its clean air offerings to approximately 30 light vehicle manufacturers for use on over 225 light vehicle models. It also supplies clean air products to 30 manufacturers of commercial truck, off-highway and other vehicles.
In the aftermarket, the Company manufactures, markets and distributes replacement mufflers for North American, European and Asian light vehicle models under brand names, including Quiet-Flow and Tru-Fit, in addition to offering various other related products, such as pipes and catalytic converters (Walker Perfection). It also serves the specialty exhaust aftermarket with offerings that include Mega-Flow exhaust products for heavy-duty vehicle applications and DynoMax exhaust products.
The Company designs, manufactures and distributes various ride performance products and systems, including shock absorbers; struts; vibration control components (Clevite Elastomers, Axios); Kinetic suspension technology; advanced suspension systems; Kinetic H2/CVSA Continuously Variable Semi Active suspension system, and Other. It also offers other ride performance products, such as load assist products, springs, steering stabilizers, adjustable suspension systems, suspension kits and modular assemblies. It supplies its ride performance offerings to approximately 25 light vehicle manufacturers for use on over 195 light vehicle models. It also supplies ride performance products and systems to over 40 manufacturers of commercial truck, off-highway and other vehicles.
In the ride performance aftermarket, the Company manufactures, markets and distributes replacement shock absorbers for North American, European and Asian light vehicle models under several brand names, including Gas-Matic, Sensa-Trac, Monroe Reflex and Monroe Adventure, Quick-Strut, as well as Clevite Elastomers and Axios for elastomeric vibration control components. It also sells ride performance offerings for commercial truck and other aftermarket segments, such as its Gas-Magnum shock absorbers for the North American commercial category.
500 N Field Dr
LAKE FOREST IL 60045-2595
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- BRIEF-Tenneco Q3 adjusted earnings per share $1.53
- BRIEF-Tenneco board expands to 10 directors with addition of Brian Kesseler
- BRIEF-Tenneco Q2 adjusted earnings per share $1.78
- BRIEF-Tenneco announces results for the tender offer for its 6 7/8% senior notes due 2020
- BRIEF-Tenneco commences offer for outstanding $500 mln 6 7/8 pct senior notes due 2020