(Oct. 23, 2018) — “As we focus on growing customer Uptime, Navistar and our International® Truck and IC Bus® dealers are all committed to combating the industry’s growing technician shortage,” said Michael Cancelliere, Navistar president, Truck and Parts.
(Oct. 12, 2018) — Technicians from around the globe competed in Navistar’s 2018 Technician Rodeo, a competition that tests the skill and speed of service professionals. This year, the company also brought its Global Technician Competition into the same event, bringing all regional winners throughout the world together to compete.
(Oct. 12, 2018) — Navistar International Corp. has named Kevin Sheehan to its board of directors, effective immediately. Sheehan replaces Daniel Ninivaggi, who resigned from the board after more than a year of service.
(Oct. 12, 2018) — Kettering University announced it has accepted a $2 million donation from Navistar International Corporation (NYSE: NAV) in support of various initiatives, including construction of a new Learning Commons building where students will learn, collaborate, and create technologies that will shape the future.
(Sept. 18, 2018) — Navistar International Corporation (NYSE: NAV) today announced it has appointed Julie Ragland as senior vice president and Chief Information Officer, effective September 17. Ragland replaces Terry Kline, who announced his retirement.
(Sept. 1, 2018) — Navistar, Inc. (Navistar) is recalling certain 2015-2019 IC Bus CE school buses, equipped with certain S-Series and K-Series Titanium Wheelchair Lifts, models K200, K201, K550, K551, S200, S2201, S550 and S551. The wheelchair lift positioning input cam may fail while the lift is in use, allowing the platform to travel higher than the vehicle’s floor height.
(July 9, 2018) — Navistar is recalling certain 2019 International LT heavy diesel trucks equipped with feature codes 29WAY, 504312, and 504455. The lightweight brake drums with slack adjusters may drag against the brakes causing the drums to overheat which can result in the brake drum cracking, separating from the vehicle or the brakes becoming inoperative.
(June 6, 2018) — Navistar International Corp. beat expectations for the second quarter with strong financial performance driven by demand for its trucks.
(May 22, 2018) — Navistar International announced that its Edmonton Parts Distribution Center (PDC) was named the first-place honoree of the Top Performing Warehouse Award by Carlisle & Co.
(May 18, 2018) — The truck maker had appealed a previous decision by the state tax commissioner and the Board of Tax Appeals that Navistar was ineligible to receive about $27 million in commercial activity tax credits.
(May 9, 2018) — A fire at a GM supplier in Michigan will mean some workers at Springfield’s Navistar plant will be without work for about a week, Navistar officials said today.
(April 30, 2018) — German automaker Volkswagen AG has quelled rumors that pegged it as acquiring Navistar International, of which it already holds a 16.9 percent stake as part of a ‘wide-ranging strategic alliance’ announced back in 2016.”
(April 24, 2018) — Navistar International Corporation announced it has appointed Mark Hernandez as senior vice president, Global Manufacturing, effective immediately. Hernandez replaces William H. Osborne, who announced his retirement earlier this month, and will report directly to Phil Christman, president, Operations.
(April 19, 2018) — Navistar International Corporation announced Raymond T. Miller has been named to the company’s board of directors, effective immediately. Miller replaces Michael Sirignano, who has resigned from the board after serving for more than four years. Miller has been appointed to the board’s audit and compensation committees.
(April 4, 2018) — Baumann will lead Navistar’s strategic planning, product planning and analytics teams and will also oversee Navistar’s alliance with Volkswagen Truck and Bus.
(March 8, 2018) — Navistar reported a net loss of US$73 million in the first quarter, but raised its full year 2018 guidance and grew its revenue 15% to $1.9 billion in the quarter.
(March 1, 2018) — FreightCar America has entered into an agreement with Navistar Inc. to acquire all of Navistar’s operating assets at Barton Riverfront Industrial Park, according to a release from FreightCar.
(Feb. 26, 2018) — Troy Clarke, then president of GM’s North American operations, was one of those the company had “retired.” A lifelong GM executive, Clarke previously oversaw its operations in China and headed its Mexican business. He quickly took a consulting gig at Navistar International Corp., which builds big trucks and buses.
(Feb. 21, 2018) — Navistar International Corporation announced that Walter Borst, executive vice president and chief financial officer, will discuss business matters related to the company at the J.P. Morgan’s 9th Annual Global High Yield & Leveraged Finance Conference in Miami Beach, Florida on Feb. 26.
(Feb. 16, 2018) — Navistar has recognized 32 of its top suppliers with Diamond Supplier Awards. The winners represent the top 2% of Navistar’s supply base.