ACT News 2017

EMD Progress Rail

Westport and Caterpillar for HHP

June 6, 2012 in CNG, LNG by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

HPDI Technology Continues to Spread, This Time to High Horsepower

Westport Innovations and Caterpillar have disclosed long-term agreements whereby Westport’s High Pressure Direct Injection technology allowing engines to run mostly on natural gas will be applied to off-road equipment, starting with mining trucks and locomotives.

Rail Project Details Emerge

January 28, 2012 in LNG, Rail by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Proponents of LNG for railroad applications face the same chicken-and-egg challenges as other sectors, but railroads enjoy the advantages of owning ample land for fueling facility placement (at facilities where truck traffic represents a ready additional market), and ample capability to move fuel where it’s needed.

  • Archives