Tenneco chooses Burgess Norton to supply powertrain components

18 April 2020

Burgess Norton (BN) announced today that the company has entered into an agreement with Tenneco Inc. to provide its full line of piston pin technology and finishing solutions of support surface for the Tenneco group of companies dedicated to powertrains. Tenneco is a world leader in piston technologies for petrol and diesel engines.

"This agreement represents a solid strategic complementarity for the two companies," said Luke Rubino , president of Burgess Norton. “Tenneco strategically focuses its business related to powertrain technology solutions on growth and high quality pistons are a key element of this growth. Burgess Norton is targeting opportunities to expand our global and precision power transfer capabilities and technologies. "

The two companies have started to communicate with their customers and are implementing a phased approach to ensure a smooth transition.

"Through this agreement, we are combining over 100 years of technical and manufacturing experience to strengthen our ability to efficiently deliver improved engineering solutions for powertrains that focus on fuel economy, power generation and lower emissions, ”added Rubino.

Burgess Norton, a business unit of Amsted Industries, is a global supplier of precision surface finishes, powder metallurgy technologies and advanced manufacturing processes for the automotive powertrain and transfer markets mechanical power. With world-class production capacity based in North America, Asia and Europe , Burgess Norton offers regional customer support and simplified multi-source supply chain solutions.

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Source: prnewswire.com