Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Equipment
Kenworth's Renton plant receives recycling, waste reduction award

Kenworth's Renton plant receives recycling, waste reduction award

KIRKLAND, Wash. — The Kenworth Truck Co. manufacturing plant in Renton, Wash., recently received a 2010 Best Workplace for Recycling and Waste Reduction Award from King County’s Solid Waste Division for Kenworth’s outstanding efforts to reduce, reuse and recycle.

ATS trailer system gets EPA approval to meet CARB standards

ATS trailer system gets EPA approval to meet CARB standards

CHAGRIN FALLS, Ohio —The Environmental Protection Agency’s SmartWay program has announced that fleets installing Aerodynamic Trailer Systems’ new IAS Integrated Automated System (SmartTail with WindTamer) will satisfy stringent California Air Resources Board (CARB) legislation requiring 53-foot trailers operating in the state to have aerodynamic devices installed on trailers that yield 5 percent or greater verified fuel savings.

Fontaine Modification to provide alternative fuel system installation

Fontaine Modification to provide alternative fuel system installation

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Fontaine Modification Co. has introduced new installation services that the company says make adding alternative fuel vehicles or auxiliary power units to a fleet a little less expensive.

Energy initiative at Detroit Diesel plant recognized by EPA

Energy initiative at Detroit Diesel plant recognized by EPA

REDFORD, Mich. – Detroit Diesel’s Engine Manufacturing Center in Redford, Mich., has been recognized by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as one of the first manufacturing facilities to meet the ENERGY STAR Challenge for Industry.

Borg Warner fan drives now standard on three 3 Mack models

Borg Warner fan drives now standard on three 3 Mack models

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — BorgWarner's improved Cool Logic variable speed fan drives are now standard equipment on MACK Granite, Titan and Pinnacle model series heavy-duty commercial diesel trucks.

Costco  receives Paccar MX Engine in 2011 Kenworth production truck

Costco receives Paccar MX Engine in 2011 Kenworth production truck

ISSAQUAH, Wash. — Costco Wholesale Corp., the nation’s leading wholesale club operator, has become both the first Kenworth Truck Company and PacLease customer to receive a 2011 Kenworth production truck equipped with the new Paccar MX engine.

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