Archive news for 2012

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KleerBlue has been awarded CSA and UL certification for DEF storage and dispensing equipment

Christopher Goodfellow - 18 September 2012

Separation By Design, manufacturer of KleerBlue Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) storage and dispensing equipment, has received formal safety certification from the Canadian Standards Administration (CSA) and Underwriters Laboratories (UL) for their mini-bulk storage systems and DEF dispenser cabinets. KleerBlue DEF dispenser cabinets and...

Brenntag adds six Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) terminals

Christopher Goodfellow - 14 September 2012

Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) distributor Brenntag has added bulk DEF terminals in Phoenix, AZ, Los Angeles, CA, Indianapolis, IN, Portland, OR, Dallas, TX and San Antonio, TX. A statement from the company said: "Brenntag's long-term commitment to this industry continues to bring improved efficiencies, keeping Brenntag the clear choice for...

Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) production begins at Rentech Nitrogen's East Dubuque complex

Christopher Goodfellow - 7 August 2012

Rentech Nitrogen Partners has completed the Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) portion of its urea and DEF expansion project at its nitrogen fertilizer plant in East Dubuque, Illinois. The DEF system was completed ahead of schedule, including the installation of mixing, storage and load-out equipment for DEF production. The second phase of the...

Pilot Flying J opens first DEF pump in Manitoba, Canada

Lucy Terry - 30 August 2012

Pilot Flying J recently installed bulk DEF pumps dispensing at the fuel island at its store in Manitoba, Canada. This is the first DEF pump for the province and the eighth for Canada: Pilot Flying J, a leader in the retail DEF market, operates seven out of eight. The announcement reinforces a recent trend in the Canadian DEF industry....

Navistar to use Cummins engines

Christopher Goodfellow - 3 August 2012

Navistar International is set to deploy Cummins 15-litre engines in its own trucks and Cummins Emissions Solutions' Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) based aftertreatment system combined with the company's own in-cylinder MaxxForce engines to create ICT+. The two companies have entered a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding and...

Navistar appoints new CEO

Laura Cross - 29 August 2012

In a statement made by Navistar International on 27. August 2012, the Illinois-based truck manufacturer announced that CEO Dan Ustian had retired with immediate effect. Lewis Campbell, formerly chief executive at Textron, will act as Chairman and CEO on an interim basis. In addition, Troy Clarke has been announced as President and Chief...