Archive news for November 2011

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Terra Environmental Technologies signs exclusive agreement to supply DEF to WilcoHess

Christopher Goodfellow - 9 November 2011

Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) distributor Terra Environmental Technologies (TET) has signed an exclusive agreement with travel plaza and convenience store operator WilcoHess to supply all of its Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) needs. Steve Williams, WilcoHess President and Chief Executive Officer, said: "TerraCair fits well into our model and is...

Gentech launches range of SCR sensors for EPA 2010

Christopher Goodfellow - 8 November 2011

Gentech Sensors has launched a range of Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) sensors compliant with EPA 2010, Euro IV and V, Tier 4a and 4b, and JP 09 emissions regulations. A spokesperson for Gentech said: "Manufactured to TS16949 standards, our SCR sensors range has been designed with flexibility in mind. A range of optional features...

DEF pump infrastructure doubles in the third quarter

Laura Cross - 7 November 2011

discoverDEF has added the 300th location with on-island Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) pumps for over-the-road bulk refilling. There are now 43 U.S. states and two Canadian provinces with DEF available at the pump. In terms of DEF pump infrastructure, Texas continues to lead the way and with 33 locations with pump facilities, accounts...

Yara’s Houston terminal receives first shipment of DEF

Laura Cross - 7 November 2011

Yara North America, producer of Air1-branded Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF), has announced the opening of a new storage terminal in Houston, TX. The arrival of the first shipment from Yara's DEF production plant in Sluiskil, Netherlands, was confirmed on November 7. The terminal has DEF storage capacity of one million gallons, which will...

Pilot to buy 7 Bosselman stores

Lucy Terry - 4 November 2011

Pilot Flying J announced in November that it has reached an agreement with Bosselman for the purchase of seven Bosselman travel centres in Iowa, Kansas, South Dakota and Nebraska. The deal is scheduled to be completed by 5 January 2012, but, at the time of writing, neither company would confirm the price of the purchase. The purchase...

Measurement Specialties acquires Gentech International

Christopher Goodfellow - 26 November 2011

Sensors and sensor-based systems designer and manufacturer Measurement Specialties has completed the acquisition of Timequest, sole shareholder of Gentech International from an affiliate of Rubicon Partners. Gentech is a designer and manufacturer of position sensors used for tank liquid measurement, including urea tank levels in...