TROY, Mich. – AxleTech International, a global manufacturer of axles, suspensions, brakes and aftermarket parts for off-highway vehicles, today announced it will begin producing original equipment (OE) aftermarket products for on-highway commercial and specialty vehicle needs. Customers will now have a choice for genuine original equipment (OE) aftermarket products for their driveline and undercarriage needs. Products include a broad selection of axle, driveline, brake and wheelend products. The initial targeted applications include heavy truck, bus and coach as well as specialty vehicles.
“This is a logical extension of our success in the off-highway markets given the commonality of our off-highway products with the requirements of the on-highway commercial vehicle market,” said Bill Gryzenia, AxleTech’s Vice President – Aftermarket Business Development.
“We are investing in this opportunity and are committed to making AxleTech’s Commercial Vehicle Aftermarket group a cornerstone of our future success,” said Mary Petrovich, AxleTech’s Chief Executive Officer.
AxleTech’s Commercial Vehicle Aftermarket group will be headed by Tina Alread, a 20-year veteran in the Heavy Duty industry who recently joined AxleTech from Federal Mogul.
AxleTech International is a global manufacturer and supplier of axles, axle components, planetary axles, independent suspensions, brakes and aftermarket parts for commercial specialty trucks, military vehicles and off-highway machines used in the construction, material handling, forestry, mining and agricultural markets. The company was created to enable a singular focus on the needs of off-highway, military and specialty vehicle customers by providing high quality products and unparalleled customer service. A Carlyle Group- owned company, AxleTech has its origins as the off-highway division of former Rockwell International. Visit www.axletech.com for additional information.