Archive news for 26 August 2010

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EPA certifies retrofit device

Christopher Goodfellow - 26 August 2010

The Environmental Protection Agency has certified the BlueMAX 100 Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) system from Nett Technologies as compliant with the 2010 emissions regulations. The system, which uses Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF), can be added to existing medium and heavy-duty engines to reduce emissions from pre-2010 model year...

Navistar finalizes end to its legal action

Christopher Goodfellow - 26 August 2010

Navistar has officially dropped its lawsuits against the EPA and CARB several months after reaching a settlement agreement with the two bodies. In May the truck manufacturer released statements saying it would drop the actions on the condition that the two bodies held a public workshop to examine the implementation of the emissions...

Volvo recalls workers to meet EPA 2010 demand

Christopher Goodfellow - 26 August 2010

Volvo Trucks North America is recalling 270 former employees to its plant in Dublin, VA, after receiving a boost in orders for its 2010 model trucks, according to a company spokesperson. Volvo announced earlier in the month that it had delivered more than 3,500 Volvo and Mack trucks equipped with Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR)...

Love's targets 10 new at-the-pump DEF locations

Christopher Goodfellow - 26 August 2010

Love's Travel Stops plans to install Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) pumps at 10 new locations over the next few months. Terry Ross, Vice President, Construction & Environmental Services at Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores, told "We are locating DEF dispensers along customer identified corridors. We hope to have...