Carlisle Companies Incorporated has announced the creation of Carlisle Engineered Transportation Solutions, an entity comprised of Carlisle Tire & Wheel (CTW), Carlisle Industrial Brake & Friction (CIBF), and Carlisle Power Transmission (CPT).

According to Carlisle, the new operating unit will allow the company to share best practices, create a differentiated platform and bolster Carlisle's position with key manufacturing and distribution customers.

Carlisle is a diversified global manufacturing company based in Charlotte, N.C.