Tenneco To Supply Cat With Emissions Technology

Posted on July 30, 2008

Tenneco Inc. announced that it has become a global diesel emission control system integration supplier to Caterpillar Inc., a global manufacturer of construction and mining equipment and diesel engines. In this role, Tenneco will work with Caterpillar to develop and produce diesel engine aftertreatment systems for Caterpillar engines. The aftertreatment systems, along with Caterpillar’s engine emissions reduction technology, will be used globally to meet stricter diesel emissions regulations that phase in beginning early in the next decade.

Tenneco said it will collaborate with Caterpillar to ensure that the right technologies are in place to support the company’s aftertreatment strategies. Both companies have already begun development work for these programs.

Tenneco’s global emissions operations include 48 emission control manufacturing facilities and four global engineering centers devoted to emission control engineering and advanced technology.