International Corp. and MAN Nutzfahrzeuge AG of Munich, Germany, have signed a
strategic agreement to collaborate on design, development, sourcing and
manufacturing of components and systems for commercial trucks, including a
range of diesel engines.
Ustian, Navistar chairman, president and CEO, noted that both International and
MAN have extensive experience and expertise and seek to benefit from each
other’s technologies and combined volumes for economies of scale.
president of International’s Engine Group, said both companies have agreed to
not comment on any specific components or applications at this time for
“We have a
strategic collaboration agreement with MAN and we are exploring a number of
opportunities to expand our International engine product line and to offer the
value of integrated products for our customers,” Allen said. “We see potential
opportunities as we collaborate on design, development, sourcing and
manufacturing of components and systems.”
Nutzfahrzeuge is the largest company in the MAN Group and an international
manufacturer of commercial vehicles.