Archive news for April 2014

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Orono Spectral Solutions develops a solventless oil contaminant analyzer for Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF)

Rebecca Hayward - 24 April 2014

Maine-based Orono Spectral Solutions (OSS) has announced that its new oil detection system for urea liquor or Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) is available for purchase. The oil contaminant analyzer has been developed in response to the sensitivity of Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) systems to chemical impurities. High-purity urea and...

Government of Quebec gives approval to IFFCO Canada nitrogen plant

Rebecca Hayward - 24 April 2014

IFFCO Canada has announced that the Goverment of Quebec has authorized the company to move ahead with plans to build a nitrogen plant in B├ęcancour, QC. The new production facility is expected to have annual production capacity of between 1.3 and 1.6 million tonnes of granular urea for the fertilizer market, and 760,000 tonnes of Diesel...

EXCLUSIVE: TECALEMIT launches M1 Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) dispenser

Niels Tholen - 17 April 2014

Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) equipment provider TECALEMIT has begun offering a dual-hose DEF dispensing unit which can be used by two drivers at one time. The M1 dispensing unit is designed to increase flexibility in locations where space is limited or where remote access is required. The M1 unit can also be used for simultaneous diesel...

Johnson Matthey announces new integrated SCRT emissions control system for stationary engines

Rebecca Hayward - 07 April 2014

Johnson Matthey has developed a new SCRT diesel emissions control system for stationary engines. The system is intended as a retrofit solution that can reduce emissions of existing engines by using a combination of Continuously Regenerating Trap (CRT) technology and Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) technology. The SCRT system...

Komatsu announces roll out of new Tier 4 Final-compliant crawler dozer

Rebecca Hayward - 03 April 2014

Equipment manufacturer Komatsu has released details of its latest Tier 4 Final-compliant off-road vehicle. The D155AX-8 dozer model was introduced at the CONEXPO trade show event which took place in Las Vegas on 4-8 March 2014, and is now on sale. The Komatsu D155AX-8 engines are equipped with Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) and...

Volvo Construction Equipment launches Tier 4 Final engine technology

Rebecca Hayward - 03 April 2014

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has announced its Tier 4 Final diesel engine portfolio is to meet the stringent US emissions legislation which came into force on 1 January 2014. The engines are available on the D4, D6, D8, D11, D13 and D16 off-highway models. The majority of Volvo CE's Tier 4 Final engines feature Selective...