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Cummins Westport ISX12 G

$6.25 Million for ‘Near Zero’ ISX12 G

September 23, 2016 in money awarded, NGVs, Technology by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

More CEC Money via South Coast Air Quality Management District

The California Energy Commission is adding $1 million from the state’s Clean Fuels Fund to help Cummins Westport develop a “Near Zero” version of its 11.9-lter, natural gas-fueled ISX12 G engine.

Natural Gas Option on New Peterbilt 520

May 31, 2016 in CNG, New Products, NGVs, refuse by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

New Refuse Vehicle to Have 8.9- and 11.9-Liter Engine Options

Peterbilt has launched its new Peterbilt 520 refuse truck with a host of new features, including options for natural gas power. The standard diesel version has a Paccar MX-11 engine, but the 8.9-liter ISLG or 11.9-liter ISX12 G engines from Cummins Westport are also available.

Funding a Near Zero ISX 12G Variant

October 13, 2015 in Companies, NGVs, Technology by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Partners Would Like to See Mid-2017 Market Debut for the Engine

The South Coast Air Quality Management District and allied organizations in California are looking to put together a $5.25 million funding package for a “Near Zero” version of the dedicated-natural gas 11.9-liter ISX12 G engine by Cummins Westport.

Freightliner Adding ISX12 G for Its 114SD

July 29, 2014 in CNG, New Products, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Cummins Westport’s 11.9-Liter Engine to Be Available for 2015

Freightliner Trucks said Tuesday that the 11.9-liter ISX12 G natural gas engine by Cummins Westport will be available as a factory-installed option for the Freightliner 114SD severe duty truck model in 2015.

CLNE & Westport for Kroger’s 40 FLs

May 14, 2014 in ACT Expo 2014, Companies, Infrastructure, LNG, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

A New LNG Station in Oregon to Fuel Cascadia with iCE Pack Tanks,
Clean Energy Also Supplying LNG, Some Bio-Based, for ATN’s Buses

Clean Energy Fuels and Westport will support a new fleet of 40 liquefied natural gas-fueled Freightliner Cascadia trucks for the food chain Kroger in Oregon. Clean Energy Fuels is to design and engineer a new private LNG fueling station at Kroger’s Clackamas Distribution Center.

CNG Freightliners for Bay & Bay – 100?

March 14, 2014 in CNG, Fleet Order, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Minnesota Bulk Hauler Is Starting Out with Two CNG Cascadias,
‘Every Customer Wants to Know What’s Going on with Natural Gas’

Rosemount, Minn.-based Bay & Bay Transportation is talking up deployment last month of two new Freightliner tractors with the new 11.9-liter ISX12 G engine from Cummins Westport. Company president Sam Anderson says that 10% to 20% of his 500-truck fleet may eventually be natural gas-fueled. updated March 17

Modern Claims the First 12-Liters

April 25, 2013 in Fleet Order, LNG, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Freightliner Trucks to Serve Owens Corning in Georgia

Pennsylvania-based Modern Transportation reports the deployment on April 18 of the first production trucks to be powered by the new 11.9-liter, dedicated-natural gas, spark-ignition ISX12 G engine by Cummins Westport. The new Freightliner Cascadia day cab vehicles will supply an Owens Corning roofing plant in Savannah with materials from Sanford, N.C.

Mack Pinnacle LNG Tractor for UPS

March 22, 2013 in CNG, LNG, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Axle Back Tractor Has CWI’s New ISX12 G Engine

Mack Trucks unveiled its natural gas Mack Pinnacle axle back model tractor with 11.9-liter ISX12 G engine by Cummins Westport, Inc. during the 2013 Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville this week. The LNG-fueled vehicle was built for UPS and shown in UPS brown livery.

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