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2012-06-05 06:21:14

LISLE, Ill., June 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Navistar, Inc. and IC Bus will celebrate a true milestone in the company's history--the 100,000th bus built in its Tulsa, Okla. Bus Plant. Today, the Tulsa Bus Plant employs more than 1,200 dedicated workers who manufacture, on average, 50 to 75 buses a day. This number has grown significantly from 400 employees in 2001 when the plant first opened. "This plant demonstrates our commitment to the school bus industry by building quality,...

2012-06-04 02:20:23

LISLE, Ill., June 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Navistar Defense, LLC today received a contract for $59 million to deliver 1,357 rocket propelled grenade (RPG) net kits for International® MaxxPro® Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) units in Afghanistan. The order from the U.S. Army TACOM Life Cycle Management Command is considered an urgent buy. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120127/MM32830LOGO-k) RPG nets provide additional protection against the anti-tank weapon of the...

2012-05-01 10:21:14

LAS VEGAS, May 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- E-Z Pack Manufacturing, a leader in refuse truck body innovation for more than 60 years, announced that certain assets, including intellectual property, of the company are being acquired by Navistar, Inc. The announcement was made at Waste Expo 2012, North America's largest solid waste and recycling industry trade show. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. E-Z Pack President Greg Podell said he expects E-Z Pack to continue to operate in a normal...

2012-03-27 06:20:30

LISLE, Ill., March 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Navistar Defense, LLC today announced it has submitted a bid to compete for the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV) program. The company will bid with a variant of its International® Saratoga(TM) light tactical vehicle, which Navistar launched in October after conducting its own automotive and blast testing. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120127/MM32830LOGO-a) Channeling Navistar's commercial background, the Saratoga was...

2012-03-22 06:20:40

LOUISVILLE, Ky., March 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- This week at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky., Navistar, Inc. hosted its Global Summit and Exposition to showcase the company's global product offerings and its customer-focused technologies. "We've brought to life our company's '1+2+3' global product strategy and what it means for our customers by leveraging one common chassis, two cab structures and utilizing one of our three powertrain platforms," said Dan Ustian,...

2012-03-21 14:20:09

LISLE, Ill., March 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Today at the Mid-America Trucking Showing in Louisville, Ky., Navistar unveiled the International® LoadStar(TM), a severe service low cab forward work truck. Designed from the ground up with input from drivers and fleet managers, the LoadStar was built to serve customer needs in the waste, concrete pumping and airplane refueling markets among others. LoadStar is equipped with numerous customer-friendly features: Stainless steel cab...

2012-03-15 07:00:00

LISLE, Ill., March 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Navistar Defense, LLC received an award to conduct the installation work associated with its January order to upgrade 2,717 International® MaxxPro® Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicles with a new vehicle chassis. The $21 million contract from the U.S. Army Contracting Command is just one of Navistar's many reset offerings aimed at revitalizing existing defense assets for future missions. (Logo:...

2012-03-08 06:13:00

LISLE, Ill., March 8, 2012 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Navistar International Corporation (NYSE: NAV) today reported a loss of $153 million, or $2.19 per diluted share, for the first quarter ended January 31, 2012, which included a charge for pre-existing warranty expense of $112 million related to legacy and initial-built 2010 engines. After adjustments to exclude engineering integration costs, Navistar's loss for the first quarter 2012 was $145 million, or $2.08 per diluted share....

2012-03-07 12:00:00

PENDLETON, Ind., March 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Remy International, Inc., North America's largest independent manufacturer of advanced electric propulsion motors, and Enova Systems, Inc. (NYSE: ENA and AIM: ENV and ENVS) have signed a long-term electric motor supply agreement. Under the five year agreement, Remy will provide its patented Remy electric motors to Enova for its all-electric drive systems. Enova technologies is helping the world's commercial vehicle manufacturers and their fleet...

2012-03-06 15:00:00

KISSIMMEE, Fla., March 6, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Navistar, Inc. and the Women In Trucking Association (WIT) presented the second annual "Influential Woman in Trucking" award to Joyce Brenny, Owner, Brenny Transportation, Inc. and Brenny Specialized, Inc., at a ceremony today, during this week's Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) annual meeting. The "2012 Influential Woman in Trucking" award seeks to recognize a woman in the trucking industry who makes or influences key decisions and who has...