Archive news for 19 April 2011

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New Massey tractors reduce DEF and diesel consumption

Christopher Goodfellow - 19 April 2011

Tier 4 Interim-compliant Massey Ferguson 8600 and Challenger MT600D series row crop tractors will benefit from increased fuel efficiency and lower Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) usage, according to a statement from the company. Mike Alvin, product marketing manager for high-horsepower tractors, said: "As we launch new machines with...

Brazil is gearing up for SCR technology and DEF

Christopher Goodfellow - 19 April 2011

Integer Research's Diesel Emissions Conference & ARLA 32 Forum Brazil 2011, heard manufacturers such as Volvo and Cummins declare that they will use Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) technology to meet Proconve P7. Brazil's two main urea producers Vale and Petrobras both presented at the conference about the country's ARLA 32...

PPC Lubricants buys DEF tankers, launches division

Christopher Goodfellow - 19 April 2011

In response to a rapid increase in demand PPC's DEF Solutions division has taken delivery of two 6,500 gallon stainless tankers and has launched a separate Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) division to deliver BlueDEF. Geoff Bohlender, Executive Director of PPC DEF Solutions, said: "As part of our offer to our customers we provide education...