October 25, 2014 12:32 AM ET

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Company Overview of MTU America Inc.

Company Overview

MTU America Inc. develops, manufactures, sells, and services engines, propulsion and drive systems, and distributed energy systems in North and Latin America. The company offers drive systems for land, marine, and rail applications, as well as plants for electric power generation. It also supplies spare parts and consumables for engines and systems; and engineered and remanufactured engines, systems, and service parts, as well as provides maintenance and service support. The company’s products are used in rail vehicles, construction equipment, commercial vessels, agricultural machines, military and governmental vessels, military vehicles, and yachts, as well as in industrial, mining, oil and...

13400 Outer Drive West

Detroit, MI 48239

United States

Founded in 1978

Key Executives for MTU America Inc.

Chief Executive Officer and President
Head of Public Relations
Director of Business Development and Sales Administration
Director of Product Engineering and Sales Support
Vice President of Customer Assurance
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

MTU America Inc. Key Developments

MTU America Wins Federal Contract for MTU Main Propulsion Diesel Engines for the USCG National Security Cutters

United States Coast Guard (USCG) (Department of Homeland Security), USCG Surface Forces Logistics Center (SFLC) Procurement Branch 2, has awarded a $7,791,796.00, $7,879,812.00 with options federal contract on Sept. 19 for "MTU Main Propulsion Diesel Engines for the USCG National Security Cutters.

Southern Towing Company Selects MTU to Power Six Inland Waterway Towboats

MTU has been selected by Southern Towing Company to power six inland waterway towboats. Four new and two existing vessels will be outfitted with a total of twelve Series 4000 Ironmen engines in 8- and 12-cylinder configurations. Renowned for their durability and reliability, engines from the Rolls-Royce Power Systems subsidiary MTU were selected because of their unmatched power, fuel economy and performance. Southern Towing Company's towboat Capt. H.R. Kirtley, powered by twin MTU 12V 4000 M53 engines, rated to produce 1,851 bhp at 1,800 rpm. Powered by twin MTU 8V 4000 engines designed to run at a constant 1,800 rpm, the first two new vessels to be put into service with MTU's Series 4000 were 100-foot Z-drive sister towboats named the Paula Fortier and Theresa Echols. The Series 4000 engine offers Southern Towing's fleet superior fuel economy, emissions regulation compliance and reliability. Two repower projects, each utilizing the MTU 12V 4000 M53 engine, are still on the horizon. The new engines will increase overall fuel efficiency and decrease emissions for two existing push boats.

Tognum America Inc has Changed its Name to MTU America Inc

On January 09, 2014, Tognum America Inc changed its name to MTU America Inc.

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