WASHINGTON, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Diesel Technology Forum (DTF) is pleased to announce that CNH Industrial, a global leader in the capital goods sector, has joined the Forum. DTF is a non-profit organization that promotes the use of the newest clean diesel technologies in the United States and internationally.
Through its brands, CNH Industrial manufactures engines and transmissions, agricultural machinery, construction equipment, commercial vehicles, buses, coaches and specialty vehicles.
"We are extremely pleased to welcome CNH Industrial as a partner in the Forum's international effort to promote the newest, most efficient and cleanest diesel technology," said Allen Schaeffer, the Executive Director of the Diesel Technology Forum.
"CNH Industrial's brands unite a rich and successful history of capital goods manufacturing that dates back more than 170 years. It's exciting to see the new, advanced diesel technology being created through the uniting of these successful entities," Schaeffer said.
"As a major player in the global powertrain industry, our new partnership with DTF is an important step forward that allows us to broaden our outreach in the United States to promote our state-of-the-art clean diesel products," said Joseph Schaffer, General Manager and Technical Director at FPT Industrial North America, CNH Industrial's global powertrain business.
Each of the individual brands belonging to CNH Industrial group has an important presence in its specific industrial sector:
- Case IH, New Holland Agriculture and Steyr for agricultural machinery;
- Case and New Holland Construction for Construction equipment;
- Iveco for commercial vehicles and trucks;
- Iveco Bus and Heuliez Bus for buses and coaches;
- Iveco Astra for quarry and construction vehicles;
- Magirus for firefighting vehicles;
- Iveco Defence for specialty vehicles;
- FPT Industrial for engines and transmissions.
CNH Industrial N.V. (NYSE: CNHI /MI: CNHI) is a global leader in the capital goods sector with established industrial experience, a wide range of products and a worldwide presence. Each of the individual brands belonging to the Group is a major international force in its specific industrial sector. More information can be found on the corporate website: www.cnhindustrial.com
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