Archive news for 13 January 2011

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EXCLUSIVE: Love's installs first underground DEF tanks

Christopher Goodfellow - 13 January 2011

Love's Travel Stops has installed its first underground storage tanks for Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) in Fairplay, SC. The location, which is near exit 4 on Interstate 85, came online on January 6, 2011 with two Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) dispensers, and it has the facilities to add more pumps as demand increases. Kevin McCarthy,...

Mercedes brings SCR-equipped S-Class to the US market

Christopher Goodfellow - 13 January 2011

German automotive manufacturer Mercedes has decided to use its BlueTEC Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) technology in its new diesel-powered S-Class saloon car. The S350 BlueTEC 4MATIC is powered by a 3.0 litre V6 turbo-diesel engine that can produce 617Nm of torque and accelerate from 0-60mph in seven seconds.The vehicles Diesel...

Integer Research launches international diesel emissions legislation guide

Christopher Goodfellow - 13 January 2011

Environment and emissions analysts Integer Research has launched a new guide to international emissions standards. The website details emissions legislation by country or region for diesel powered trucks and passenger cars, including NOx and particulate matter limits. For a full breakdown of North American emissions legislation click...