Archive news for 2014

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Love’s Travel Stops opens two new locations

Ben Treadwell - 15 August 2014

Love's Travel Stops has opened two new locations this week in Fort Myers, Florida on I-75, Exit 143, and Shelby, Iowa on I-80, Exit 34. These new locations each have over 90 truck parking spaces, and both operate 8 bulk DEF dispensers at the diesel lanes. This brings Love's total count of locations offering bulk DEF to 324, with operations...

DEF Tracker: U.S. and Canadian Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) bulk prices looking for direction in July reflecting urea price environment

Rebecca Hayward - 11 August 2014

The latest edition of DEF Tracker reported that Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) prices experienced differing trends in the U.S. and Canada in July, for almost all supply modes. In the U.S., average FTL and tote DEF prices stabilized in July following price increases in the month previously, while LTL prices decreased marginally by $0.01/G in...

EXCLUSIVE: Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF)/ AdBlue consumption in China is expected to grow significantly in 2014/15

Rebecca Hayward - 11 August 2014

Integer Research Beijing has undertaken research into the Chinese DEF market and has recorded that the number of DEF (known as AdBlue in China) brands operating in the country in 2014 exceeds 50, roughly double the number a year earlier. However, most Chinese DEF producers operate on a small scale. The survey found that less than 30 DEF...

Blue Sky adds to its Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) distribution network in Minnesota

Rebecca Hayward - 1 August 2014

Blue Sky has announced that it has added a second Minnesota-based distributor, Vulcan Companies, to its Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) network. The company first extended its distribution network to Minnesota in July 2014 by partnering with NuWay Cooperative. Vulcan Companies has experience in DEF sales, distribution and installation and also...

EXCLUSIVE: Integer forecasts Brazil to have the largest AUS 32 market of the BRIC countries

Rebecca Hayward - 7 July 2014

Fabricio Cardoso, Senior Analyst at Integer Research presented on new AUS 32 business opportunities in the BRIC countries at the 10th Integer Emissions Summit Europe in Dusseldorf on 19 June 2014. Cardoso described how the key driver in these countries are the emissions standards which are currently, for some of them, many years behind...

EXCLUSIVE: IMO discusses developments in Tier III NOx legislation at Integer Emissions Summit Europe

Niels Tholen - 7 July 2014

Dr Edmund Hughes, Senior Technical Officer at the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) discussed the roll-out and recent developments of Tier III marine emissions legislation at the Integer Emissions Summit in Dusseldorf, Germany. The new legislation, due to come into effect in January 2016, involves the implementation of NOx...