Archive news for March 2014

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Case Construction Equipment announces roll out of new Tier 4 Final-compliant wheel loaders

Rebecca Hayward - 6 March 2014

Case Construction Equipment (CSE) has announced that its 821F and 921F wheel loaders meet the latest Tier 4 Final emissions regulation. The off-road wheel loaders are equipped with Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) technology and require the use of Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF). Each loader has a 6.7-liter Tier 4 Final certified engine...

DEF Tracker: U.S. bulk Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) prices rise for the third consecutive month

Rebecca Hayward - 31 March 2014

The March edition of DEF Tracker reported an increase in the average price of all bulk supply modes in the U.S. for the third month in a row, while the Canadian national average also increased for full-truck load (FTL) deliveries but decreased marginally for multi-drop (LTL) deliveries. The U.S. national average tote refill price...

Tenneco Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) technology to be featured on Chrysler Ram heavy-duty trucks

Rebecca Hayward - 18 March 2014

After-treatment component manufacturer Tenneco has announced it is supplying emissions control technologies for the 2014 Ram heavy-duty truck series. Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) technology will be used on the Ram 2500 and 3500 series heavy-duty diesel pickups and the Ram 3500, 4500 and 5500 series chassis cab trucks. "We are...

BlueDEF announced as title sponsor of Professional Bull Riders Velocity Tour

Rebecca Hayward - 14 March 2014

PEAK has announced that its Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) brand, BlueDEF, will be the title sponsor of the Professional Bull Riders Velocity Tour. The BlueDEF Velocity Tour begins on March 15, 2014 in Hampton, VA, and will travel to 18 different markets across the US in its inaugural season. "We are thrilled to partner with the...

JCB Power Systems unveils Tier 4 Final emissions solution at CONEXPO

Rebecca Hayward - 12 March 2014

JCB Power Systems exhibited its Tier 4 Final emissions solution for the EcoMAX engines at the CONEXPO trade show event which took place in Las Vegas, during 4-8 March 2014. The engines use a Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) solution which is contained in one canister. The SCR catalyst is incorporated into a single exhaust silencer...

Piusi USA unveils its Three25 Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) tote pump kit

Rebecca Hayward - 11 March 2014

Piusi USA has announced that it has developed a new, turnkey Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) dispensing system which is designed to prevent the possible contamination of DEF. The Three25 DEF tote pump kit will be available in May 2014 and can be pre-ordered now. The product includes a SB325 nozzle with break-away stainless steel spout, which...