Archive news for April 2013

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Cummins introduces new urea dosing system

Niels Tholen - 5 April 2013

Cummins Emission Solutions showcased a new urea dosing system at the Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, KY last week (March 21 to 23), saying it can improve performance of the Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) system in cold weather. The  EcoFit UL2 system comes with a proprietary spray nozzle, different from other...

Oilmen's Truck Tanks introduces new third generation Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) tanker

Niels Tholen - 4 April 2013

Oilmen's has developed its third generation Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) insulated tanker equipped with a 4000 gallon insulated tank, an insulated and heated cabinet, insulated and heated piping and protected pumping equipment. It also includes improvements to its vibration reduction materials and accessibility of components,...

John Deere expands Tier 4 Final engine range

Niels Tholen - 23 April 2013

John Deere has introduced its  newest Tier 4 Final engine, the PWL 4.5L engine. The engine will not use a Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) but instead rely on Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR), Diesel Oxidation Catalyst (DOC) and cooled Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) technology to comply with Tier 4 Final emission standards. The...

Brazilian ARLA 32 consumption to exceed one billion litres by 2018

Laura Cross - 22 April 2013

The Brazilian ARLA 32 market is forecast to exceed one billion litres by 2018, according to Integer's new Brazil Diesel Emissions & ARLA 32 Market Study: 2013 Edition. Brazil adopted Euro-V-equivalent emissions legislation, known as PROCONVE P7, in January 2012. Euro-IV-equivalent standards were cancelled in 2009 amid concerns over...

Chevrolet introduces its 2014 Cruze diesel passenger car

Niels Tholen - 22 April 2013

Chevrolet has introduced its 2014 Cruze diesel passenger car. The Cruze has an Italian-designed 2.0 liter Turbo Diesel engine and uses Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) and Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) technology. Similar diesel models are already available in Europe and Australia, however, it is the company's first for the U.S....

Cummins introduces new Tier 4 Final QSF3.8 and QSM12 engines

Niels Tholen - 22 April 2013

Cummins unveiled its new  QSF3.8 and  QSM12 engines last week at the Bauma show in Munich, Germany. The QSF3.8, 3.8 liter, four-cylinder engine has an output extending from 85-132 hp. While the heavier QSM12, 12 liter, six-cylinder engine has an output of up to 512 hp. Both engines meet U.S. Tier 4 Final emission...