ArvinMeritor Awarded DaimlerChrysler Exhaust Emissions Packaging Business

Posted on March 23, 2006

ArvinMeritor said that its Commercial Vehicle Systems (CVS) group has been awarded the supply of 100 percent of the exhaust aftertreatment device packaging for DaimlerChrysler's heavy-duty engines for the U.S. market in 2007.

The supply of the device packaging, which includes packaging for Detroit Diesel and Mercedes Benz engines designed for Freightliner, Sterling and Western Star brands, will commence with production and delivery in 2007.

With this business award, ArvinMeritor said it will provide the engineered packaging for all configurations of these aftertreatment devices, which are part of the engine manufacturers' emissions system to meet U.S. 2007 emissions requirements. The devices also meet U.S. sound attenuation standards.