PENDLETON, Ind., July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Remy International, Inc. (NASDAQ: REMY), manufacturer of Delco Remy® heavy duty starters and alternators, was awarded standard position on all fire trucks produced by Pierce Manufacturing Inc. with their 40SI™ high output alternator. Pierce is the leading North American manufacturer of fire and specialty trucks.
The Delco Remy® 40SI high output alternator has a durable brushless design. It manages heavy electrical loads at idle, which prevents premature battery discharge. This alternator carries the highest combination of efficiency and power density in its class, resulting in much improved fuel economy.
"We are pleased to be awarded the new standard position business at Pierce Manufacturing," said Kent Jones, Vice President, Global Business Development, Remy International, Inc. "A premier fire truck manufacturer must be equipped with a high performance alternator. The 40SI™ alternator's power and durability make it ideal for fire truck applications."
To learn more about the benefits of Delco Remy high output alternator models, visit delcoremy.comAbout Pierce Manufacturing Inc. Pierce Manufacturing Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company, is the leading North American manufacturer of custom fire apparatus. Products include custom and commercial pumpers, aerials, rescue trucks, wildland trucks, minipumpers, elliptical tankers, and homeland security apparatus. In addition, Pierce designs its own foam systems and was the first company to introduce frontal airbags and the Side Roll Protection system to fire apparatus. To learn more about Pierce, visit www.piercemfg.com. About Remy International, Inc. Founded by the Remy Brothers in 1896, Remy International, Inc. is a leading global manufacturer and remanufacturer of alternators, starter motors and electric traction motors. Headquartered In Pendleton, IN, with global operations across four continents and 10 countries, Remy International markets products under the Delco Remy® and Remy® trade names. Known for innovation, efficiency, quality, and best-in-class customer service and support, Remy International's products are integrated by leading industrial, specialty, automotive and heavy-duty OEMs and aftermarket providers worldwide. We Start the World & Keep It Running. DELCO REMY is a registered trademark of General Motors licensed to Remy International, Inc., Pendleton, IN 46064. SOURCE Remy International, Inc.