Addressing the need for fuel efficient and cost effective
solutions for automakers,
) introduced its latest clean air emissions technologies at the
2013 Frankfurt IAA Motor Show. The company focused on systems
integration, thermal management, materials science and predictive
tooling for developing various new solutions, which will abide by
the global emission standards.
The new clean air technology will reduce NOx, hydrocarbons and
CO2 emissions. This technology help automakers in abiding by the
U.S. Tier 3 and EU6 and 7 emissions legislation and will also
ensure good performance and durability of the vehicle.
Tenneco's Hydrocarbon Manifold Dosing solution directs diesel
fuel straight to the engine manifold. This is a low cost solution
to make the regeneration of the diesel particulate filter more
The Compact Mixing Zone solution of Tenneco, combined with the
SDPF technology, avoids the formation of any deposit while
converting injected urea droplets into ammonia. This solution
also makes the after-treatment system more compact in size.
Tenneco also came up with Gasoline Particulate Filter technology.
This facilitates the abiding of the EU6c emissions regulations
for 2017 model year vehicles, which places a cap on the emissions
Tenneco also came up with Electrical Valves for Low Pressure EGR
and Electrical Valves for Cylinder Deactivation and Acoustic
Tuning. Valves for low pressure EGR helps in reducing NOx
emissions by 50%. The Valves for Cylinder Deactivation and
Acoustic Tuning offers a small, lightweight and low cost solution
for accurate sound design and noise control in tailpipe
Tenneco is a leading manufacturer and supplier of emission
control, ride control systems, and systems for the automotive
original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and the aftermarket.
Currently, the company retains a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold).
Some stocks that are performing well in the industry where
Tenneco operates include
Magna International Inc.
American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings Inc.
). All these companies carry a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy).
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