TROY, Mich., Sept. 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Meritor, Inc. (NYSE: MTOR) announced today that Applied Cryogenic Technologies has selected Meritor components as standard equipment on all of its cryogenic trailers.
Standard Meritor components now available on the Houston-based trailer manufacturer’s products include MTA™ top- and low-mount suspensions, lift kits, Meritor Tire Inflation System by PSI™, automatic slack adjusters and wheel-ends.
“Meritor’s long history of innovation in suspension and brake technology gives our customers the assurance that they are relying on world-class solutions to everyday problems of safety, performance and running cost,” said Abraham Reyna, Purchasing manager for Applied Cryogenic Technologies. “We have always sought to partner with leading component suppliers, and we consider Meritor to be the leader in the commercial vehicle segment.”
Meritor’s leadership in the design and manufacture of trailer components began in 1948. Today, Meritor continues to set the pace for the industry with important new product innovations, according to Bill Wakefield, director of Sales, Trailer Products for Meritor.
“Meritor is pleased to be chosen as a standard supplier to Applied Cryogenic Technologies, a company with a well-deserved reputation for building quality and long-lasting trailers,” Wakefield said. “We believe the addition of Meritor’s value-added components will strengthen that reputation.”
Meritor has produced more than 10 million trailer axles in North America, offering more than 50 different axle models for use in a broad range of trailer applications. The company’s comprehensive lineup of sliding tandem and fixed single-axle air suspensions for trailers targets a wide range of customer requirements, such as weight reduction, load protection, added safety and bottom-line improvement during the life of the vehicle. Other trailer product solutions include the Meritor Tire Inflation System (MTIS™) by P.S.I. with more than 3 million in service today and engineered drum and disc brakes that exceed federal regulations.
Meritor trailer systems and components are backed by comprehensive warranty coverage and service and support from a nationwide network of DriveForce™ professionals.
Meritor, Inc. is a leading global supplier of drivetrain, mobility, braking and aftermarket solutions for commercial vehicle and industrial markets. With more than a 100-year legacy of providing innovative products that offer superior performance, efficiency and reliability, the company serves commercial truck, trailer, off-highway, defense, specialty and aftermarket customers around the world. Meritor is based in Troy, Michigan, United States, and is made up of more than 9,000 diverse employees who apply their knowledge and skills in manufacturing facilities, engineering centers, joint ventures, distribution centers and global offices in 18 countries. Common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol MTOR. For important information, visit the company’s website atmeritor.com.
SOURCE Meritor, Inc.