Archive news for September 2013

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Cummins introduces new G-series global platforms

Niels Tholen - 20 September 2013

Cummins has announced the launch date of two new G-series global platforms which will meet a broad variety of on- and off-highway global market requirements and emission standards. The engines, branded ISG11 and ISG12, will have a displacement of 10.5 and 11.8 liters respectively, and when launched in 2014 will comply with Euro III, IV...

Canadian Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) network increased by over 60% between April and August 2013

Lucy Terry - 16 September 2013

In the last four months the Canadian DEF pump network expanded by 12 locations, or 63%. The country now has 31 locations offering DEF at the fuel island, compared to 19 in April 2013. While this remains a small network in comparison to the U.S., with 1,103 pumps, Canada's network has expanded at a fast pace in recent months. The August...

Carnival Cruise Lines to equip one-third of its fleet with exhaust gas cleaning systems

Niels Tholen - 13 September 2013

Carnival Cruise Lines has announced the conversion of 32 of its North American ships to include exhaust gas cleaning systems in order to reduce air pollution. The ships involved call regularly at ports across North America and will include sulphur as well particulate matter filters and potentially use Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR)...