MTU Detroit Diesel Inc. today announced a name change to Tognum America Inc., effective immediately.
Tognum America, like MTU Detroit Diesel before it, is a subsidiary of the Germany-based Tognum Group and is responsible for the sales and service of MTU engines and MTU Onsite Energy distributed energy systems in North America and Latin America.
Tognum America has offices in Detroit; Houston; Washington, D.C.; San Leandro, Calf.; St. Rose, La.; Miami and Mankato, Minn. The company also operates two production facilities: one in Mankato for diesel and gas-based generator sets and one in Aiken, S.C. where it currently machines parts and builds MTU Series 2000 and 4000 engines.
Tognum employs more than 750 people in North America.