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The impact of the latest VW revelations

Rebecca Hayward - 23 September 2015

In response to requests from clients, Integer Research is hosting a free webinar on Wednesday 23rd September 2015 analyzing the impact of the VW emissions 'defeat device' revelations. Experts from Integer will be presenting this webinar, which will address the following key questions: What has Volkswagen admitted to doing? What is a...

Case IH announces new Tier IV compatible sprayer

Ben Treadwell - 28 August 2015

Case IH, a leader in agricultural equipment has announced its new 660-gallon-capacity Patriot 2250 sprayer featuring Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) technology. The new model has an increased fuel efficiency thanks to the new technologies and is fully Tier IV Final compatible. The sprayer has increased torque and capacity and features...

Powerblanket unveils DEF storage heaters at Mansfield D1 Expo

Rebecca Hayward - 28 August 2015

Utah-based, Powerblanket showcased its heating solutions for Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) at the 2015 Mansfield D1 Expo in Denver, CO that took place in late August. Powerblanket has patented the GreenHeat technology which regulates the temperature of liquids including DEF), preventing them freezing in cold conditions. Each storage heater is...

Hitachi announces Tier IV Final compliant excavator

Ben Treadwell - 20 August 2015

Hitachi Construction Machinery has announced its new EPA Tier IV Final compliant Dash-6 excavator this week. The upgraded ZX470LC-6 features an Izuzu engine which meets the rigid emissions standards using exhaust gas recirculation (EGR), a diesel oxidation catalyst (DOC) and Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR). The new engine is designed to...

Komatsu introduces new loaders with improved fuel economy

Ben Treadwell - 8 July 2015

Komatsu's new WA470-8 loader was introduced on the 23rd of June and features a new Tier 4 Final Komatsu SAA6D125E-7 engine. The new engine features Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) while also featuring auto-idle shutdown, electronic control systems, fuel injection combustion parameters, and aftertreatment functions. The new parameters all...

Wakefield Canada sells Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) business to Recochem

Rebecca Hayward - 30 July 2015

In July, Recochem announced that it would acquire Wakefield Canada's Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) related assets in a deal that is due to close in August. According to Recochem, it will integrate the Wakefield assets, including the H2Blu brand, blending capabilities, trucks, trailers and tanks with its existing Blue Network infrastructure...