Archive news for 20 September 2013

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California Air Resources Board (CARB) publishes paper on Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) testing

Niels Tholen - 20 September 2013

California Air Resources Board (CARB) has published a paper on Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) performance during real-time driving conditions. The research team used four vehicles, one with Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) technology and three with SCR technology. In typical highway driving conditions, emissions from the vehicle...

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) encouraged to include foreign ships in NOx regulation

Niels Tholen - 20 September 2013

Following the International Maritime Organisation's decision to postpone Tier III legislation for Maritime vessels from 2016 to 2021, the North American governments have decided to press ahead with emission standards nonetheless. While a decision is yet to be made whether to include foreign vessels in the legislation, the non-governmental...

Cummins introduces new G-series global platforms

Niels Tholen - 20 September 2013

Cummins has announced the launch date of two new G-series global platforms which will meet a broad variety of on- and off-highway global market requirements and emission standards. The engines, branded ISG11 and ISG12, will have a displacement of 10.5 and 11.8 liters respectively, and when launched in 2014 will comply with Euro III, IV...