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  • Cummins, Eaton joint venture expected to profit in 2020

    August 3, 2018 11:14AM by Truck News

    COLUMBUS, Ind. – A Cummins and Eaton joint venture that was developed in 2017 is expected to be profitable by 2020, Cummins president and chief operating officer Richard Freeland said when releasing financial results for the second quarter of 2018.

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    Eaton forms new eMobility business

    July 4, 2018 3:45PM by James Menzies

    SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – Eaton is banking on an electric future for trucking and has formed a new eMobility business to provided the industry with a wide range of electric power solutions. Most famous for its transmissions, Eaton is also well

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    Eaton enhances ServiceRanger 4

    January 25, 2018 10:51AM by Truck News

    LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Eaton announced during Heavy-Duty Aftermarket Week that it has enhanced its ServiceRanger 4 diagnostic and service software to better support its automated transmissions. Eaton is also simplifying the product offering to include just Basic (read-only) and

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    First transmission from Eaton-Cummins joint venture introduced

    September 24, 2017 1:59PM by James Menzies

    ATLANTA, Ga. – Eaton Cummins Automated Transmission Technologies took the wraps off the first project produced under its recently-announced joint venture – a new 12-speed automated transmission dubbed Endurant. The transmission is designed for linehaul applications with gross vehicle weights

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    Eaton-Cummins JV an extension of existing collaboration

    April 11, 2017 9:03AM by James Menzies

    GALESBURG, Mich. – Shared corporate values and a history of working together brought Eaton and Cummins together, under a new joint venture that will produce automated transmissions for global markets. The partnership, Eaton Cummins Automated Transmission Technologies, was announced Apr.

  • Eaton names new boss of vehicle group

    March 28, 2017 10:13AM by Truck News

    DUBLIN, Ireland – Eaton has named Joao V. Faria president of its vehicle group, effective May 1. He takes over from Kenneth F. Davis, who will retire Aug. 1. Faria will be responsible for the company’s overall vehicle business, which

  • Catching up to the ever-evolving technology game

    February 28, 2017 7:16PM by Derek Clouthier

    Panel discusses the changing landscape of the trucking industry at Omnitracs Outlook 2017

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    The transmission as a power manager

    February 27, 2017 1:00PM by James Menzies

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Eaton envisions a future that will see increased electrification of commercial vehicle components and it sees its products as being key in managing those power requirements. Larry Bennett, head of Eaton’s vehicle technical innovation center, says “we

  • News Equipment

    Eaton updates Advantage Series clutches

    January 25, 2017 4:53PM by James Menzies

    LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Eaton has updated its line of Advantage Series heavy-duty clutches, to increase durability, reduce vibrations and improve shifting. The new clutches were shown for the first time during Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week, with production set to

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    Eaton offering remote diagnostics on automated transmissions

    September 22, 2016 10:17AM by Truck News

    HANOVER, Germany — Eaton has announced the availability of a new IntelliConnect remote diagnostics platform for its automated transmissions. The system provides near real-time monitoring of vehicle fault codes related to the transmission. Alerts are provided to the fleet manager

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    Eaton showcases autonomous docking technologies

    September 22, 2016 10:09AM by Truck News

    HANOVER, Germany — Eaton is demonstrating at the IAA Commercial Vehicle Shows two systems designed to assist drivers with docking. Its Advanced Driver Assist System (ADAS) Dock Assist feature uses software upgrades to communicate with control modules in Eaton’s automated,

  • Product Equipment

    Eaton extends warranty on manual transmission and clutch

    July 12, 2016 1:44PM by Truck News

    GALESBURG, Mich. – New Eaton truck customers who get either a RTLO 13-speed or 18-speed transmission, a Solo Advantage clutch and Eaton-approved lubrication will now receive an additional 12 months on their warranty. “Our rugged manual transmissions have been the

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    Eaton offering free clutch with transmission purchase

    March 16, 2016 3:35PM by Truck News

    GALESBURG, Mich. – Act now and take advantage of Eaton’s limited-time offer of a free clutch with the purchase of a heavy-duty, factory-manufactured transmission. The offer runs to the end of June, with the complimentary clutches being delivered within four

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    Truck writers deem Eaton Procision top technical achievement

    March 4, 2016 9:47AM by Truck News

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Eaton Corporation’s Procision Dual-Clutch Automatic Transmission won the 2016 Technical Achievement Award from the Truck Writers of North America (TWNA). The award was presented during the Technology & Maintenance Council’s (TMC) Annual Meeting & Transportation Technology Exhibition

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    Cummins, Eaton boost torque in integrated powertrain

    February 28, 2016 7:00PM by James Menzies

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Eaton and Cummins have developed a new integrated powertrain that will offer efficiency benefits to carriers hauling heavy payloads. Cummins ISX15 engines rated at 400-475 hp and mated to Eaton automated transmissions now produce 1,850 lb.-ft. of