Tenneco Automotive is one of the world's largest designers, manufacturers and marketers of emission control and ride control products and systems for automobiles.
Tenneco Automotive markets its products principally under the Monroe, Walker, Gillet and Clevite Elastomer brand names. Among its products are Sensa-Trac and Monroe Reflex shocks and struts, Rancho shock absorbers, Walker Quiet-Flow mufflers, Dynomax performance exhaust products, and Clevite Elastomer noise, vibration and harshness control components.
Products are used for both new cars and replacement parts.
The company has 74 manufacturing facilities located in 22 countries and 6 continents.
In 2004, Tenneco Automotive had revenues of $4.2 billion and net income of $15 million.
On November 5, 1999, Tenneco Automotive began its first day of regular trading as an independent company, following completion of its separation from Tenneco's packaging business. Tenneco packaging is now known as Pactiv and sells consumer packaging products including Hefty trash bags, plates and utensils.
Updated October 22, 2005