Archive news for November 2012

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DEF Tracker: Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) pump prices increase

Christopher Goodfellow - 2 November 2012

The average U.S. Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) pump price moved upward four cent to $2.80 per gallon between September and October 2012, reaching the second highest level recorded in the last 12 months, according to DEF Tracker. The roll out of bulk DEF dispensing facilities at truck stop forecourts reached its highest level since DEF Tracker...

Navistar announces completion of first Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) equipped vehicle

William Irwin - 16 November 2012

Navistar has produced its first International ProStar+ Class 8 truck equipped with Cummins' ISX15 engine and Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) after-treatment technology. The vehicle was produced at Navistar's plant in Escobedo, Mexico. The vehicle will be added to Navistar's test fleet where the model will undergo a final validation...

BB Pumps & Parts releases CreaPro-10 and CreaBasic-10 with “CS & ST” Technology at DEF Forum in Cincinnati

Christopher Goodfellow - 1 November 2012

The new CreaPro-10 and the CreaBasic-10 Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) systems will be launched during Integer Research's Diesel Emissions Conference & DEF Forum USA 2012 in Cincinnati, taking place on October 30-November 1 2012 at The Westin Cincinnati. The CreaPro-10 and CreaBasic-10 DEF systems are self-priming membrane pumps with...

Volvo announces strategy to meet EPA CO2 reduction targets

Christopher Goodfellow - 1 November 2012

Truck manufacturer Volvo has said that it is confident of meeting the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) target of reducing vehicle greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) by 23% by 2017, but will look to achieve this away from the EPA's suggested method. Bill Dawson, Senior Vice President at Volvo, was speaking at the Diesel Emissions...