Archive news for April 2015

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Chinese Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) consumption more than trebles in 2014

Rebecca Hayward - 20 April 2015

Integer Research's Beijing office updated its Chinese Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) (or AdBlue® as it is known in China) market estimate in April 2015 and found that both DEF production and consumption increased by more than 200% year-on-year in 2014, albeit from a very small volume in 2013. Chinese DEF consumption totalled just over 111,000...

Tenneco to supply Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) systems to Kubota

Rebecca Hayward - 15 April 2015

Tenneco has announced that it will supply aftertreatment technologies to Japanese tractor and heavy equipment manufacturer, Kubota. Tenneco will produce a Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) system that meets Tier 4 Final and Stage IV emissions standards for Kubota's 3.8L and 6.1L diesel engines for new agricultural equipment that is...

MTU America agrees to audit testing procedure to meet emissions standards

Rebecca Hayward - 15 April 2015

Non-road engine manufacturer, MTU America, a subsidiary of Rolls Royce Power Systems, has signed a consent decree with the US Department of Justice and the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) over allegations that it has violated the Clean Air Act. A parallel settlement with California Air Resources Board (CARB) has also been...