Tenneco Inc. (ticker: TEN, exchange: New York Stock Exchange)

August 11, 2016

 
TENNECO OPENING CLEAN AIR FACILITY IN SPRING HILL, TENNESSEE

August 11, 2016 – Tenneco today announced plans to open a new Clean Air manufacturing plant in Spring Hill, Tennessee, to support programs for General Motors.

The 117,000-square foot facility, located near GM’s Spring Hill assembly plant, is scheduled to begin production in late 2016 and becomes Tenneco’s second facility in the state, joining the company’s Clean Air plant in Smithville, which employs 650 people.

“We’re very excited to continue providing exceptional products and service to GM from our newest facility in North America,” said Mike Seurynck, Tenneco vice president and general manager North America Clean Air. “We are equally excited to help bring new jobs to the state of Tennessee and thank both the state and the city of Spring Hill for their support.”

The new facility will employ approximately 20 people when it opens, but will gradually grow to employ approximately 175 by 2019.

Currently, Tenneco is searching for qualified candidates to fill positions including Area Manager, Materials Manager, Quality Engineer and Welding Engineer as well as qualified welders and team leaders.  Interested candidates can apply at www.tenneco.com or applications are being accepted at Office 1 Time, 2547 Nashville Highway, Columbia, TN 38401.  For more information, candidates may also contact Jacelle Stevens at jstevens@tenneco.com.

The Spring Hill facility becomes Tenneco’s 65th global Clean Air manufacturing facility and 16th in North America. In addition, Tenneco operates Clean Air global engineering centers in Grass Lake, Michigan, Edenkoben, Germany, and Kunshan, China to support the design, testing and development of advanced systems for light vehicle and commercial truck and off-highway applications as well as locomotive, marine and stationary engine customers throughout the world.

About Tenneco   

Tenneco (NYSE: TEN)  is an $8.2 billion global manufacturing company with headquarters in Lake Forest, Illinois and approximately 30,000 employees worldwide.  Tenneco is one of the world’s largest designers, manufacturers and marketers of clean air and ride performance products and systems for automotive, commercial truck and off-highway original equipment markets and the aftermarket.  Tenneco’s principal brand names are Monroe®, Walker®, XNOx® and Clevite®Elastomer.

 

Media contact:
Mike Alzamora
847-482-5241
Malzamora@tenneco.com

 

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