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2014-04-08 12:21:47

New Clean Diesel Technology in Trucks & Material Handling Equipment Key to Sustainable Ports BALTIMORE, April 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Proven and potential solutions to improve the air quality and the environmental profile of major U.S. ports is the focus today of a port stakeholder summit organized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120201/MM46474LOGO A number of representatives from U.S. ports, national environmental...

2014-04-04 23:33:32

RnRMarketResearch.com adds latest report on “Filters to 2018” to its store. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) April 03, 2014 US demand to rise 3.6% annually through 2018 US demand for filters will advance 3.6 percent annually to $14.5 billion in 2018. Filters are installed in a wide range of equipment and vehicles as original equipment; however, replacement (or aftermarket) demand accounts for the vast majority of filter sales. The filter aftermarket will be aided by a growing penetration of newer...

2014-03-31 23:34:20

Wrightspeed delivered turbine electric trucks to their first customer, Fed Ex. (PRWEB) March 31, 2014 Wrightspeed, Inc. announced delivery of their turbine-electric product to their first customer, FedEx. FedEx Express has taken delivery of Wrightspeed’s medium-duty product, the Route™. The Route is a “repower” powertrain kit, engineered for the delivery and service fleet markets. The Route replaces a truck's diesel engine, transmission, and differential and provides...

2014-03-20 16:27:44

MONROE, Mich., March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Operators at the Fermi 2 nuclear power plant declared an Alert at about 2 p.m. today when a small fire was detected on insulation for an emergency diesel generator. The diesel generator was being operated for testing when this occurred. The fire was extinguished with a hand-held fire extinguisher within minutes. An Alert is the second of four event classifications designed to efficiently align plant resources. The Alert was terminated...

2014-03-17 16:20:13

FPT Industrial's super-efficient Cursor 16 has been named DIESEL OF THE YEAR® for 2014 by DIESEL magazine. BASILDON, United Kingdom, March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The technological excellence of powertrain manufacturer FPT Industrial, a CNH Industrial brand, has been recognised with an important distinction. DIESEL magazine named the new 16-litre, six-cylinder, in-line Cursor 16 engine as the DIESEL OF THE YEAR® for 2014. "Diesel magazine has been reporting on subjects related...

2014-03-17 08:22:06

PLYMOUTH, Mich., March 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A portfolio of sophisticated wheel seals from Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies (Freudenberg-NOK) will help heavy duty vehicle manufacturers meet renewed demands for better fuel economy, longer service life and increased wheel durability as their trucks and trailers roll along American highways. Freudenberg-NOK's MileMaker(TM) wheel seals are made of an advanced, proprietary material that reduces friction and lowers torque 50 percent...

2014-03-06 20:20:11

New Diesel Construction & Farm Equipment Has Near Zero Emissions With Added Benefit of Increased Efficiency LAS VEGAS, March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Developing and manufacturing the most advanced clean diesel technology to meet 2014 EPA standards for construction, industrial and farm equipment was a complex and challenging process, according to several leading manufacturers exhibiting at the CONEXPO CON/AGG 2014 convention this week. The end result has been advanced diesel engines and...

2014-03-04 20:20:43

Diesel Technology Forum Promotes Emergency Power Awareness in Conjunction With National Severe Weather Preparedness Week WASHINGTON, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Are you and your family prepared for the next emergency? If not, now is the time to take the important steps necessary to prepare yourself for future disasters - both expected and unforeseen emergencies. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120201/MM46474LOGO In order to help people prepare for future emergencies, this...

2014-03-03 16:20:12

SEATTLE, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trans Marine Propulsion Systems, Inc. (TMPS), known worldwide for its diesel engine service and engineering capabilities, today announced that Noel Martinez has joined the 29 year old company as the Senior Superintendent Engineer to manage Non OEM 2 and 4 stroke field and component service on Wartsila engines and their related components. "We are very excited about expanding our field service expertise with the addition of Mr. Martinez to the team,"...

2014-03-03 08:21:21

~ Global Auto Supplier and Westport Combine Strengths for Natural Gas Heavy-Duty Applications ~ VANCOUVER, March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Westport Innovations Inc. (TSX:WPT / NASDAQ:WPRT), engineering the world's most advanced natural gas engines and vehicles, today announced a joint development agreement with Delphi Automotive PLC (NYSE:DLPH) to help entrench Westport High Pressure Direct Injection (Westport(TM) HPDI) as the leading natural gas technology platform for heavy-duty...


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