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NGV Texas DF for Saddle Creek Macks

October 26, 2015 in CNG, Companies, Dual Fuel, Fleet Order, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

50-Truck Project Is Said to Be a First in the CNG Sector

The Natural Gas Vehicles Texas project to convert 50 Mack trucks to compressed natural gas-diesel dual fuel operation for Florida’s Saddle Creek Transportation is expected to allow diesel fuel displacement of about 70%, says NGV Texas president Fury Zaidi.

Omnitek Mack E7 Spark Kits for TFC

September 2, 2014 in CNG, Fleet Order, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Virginia Firm Plans to Convert Entire Fleet to CNG

Virginia’s TFC Recycling has ordered diesel-to-natural gas engine conversion kits for the 12-liter Mack E7 engine from Southern California’s Omnitek Engineering – which reports that TFC plans to convert its entire fleet of more than 100 vehicles to operate on natural gas.

Omnitek Spark for Mack E7 Engine

December 3, 2013 in NGVs, NGVs2013Atlanta by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Spark-Ignition Natural Gas Variant Added to Growing Line-Up

Omnitek Engineering spread the word at the North American NGV Conference & Expo in Atlanta that it has completed a pilot project involving 21 refuse collection trucks with the Mack E7 engine, which it plans to add, when approved, to its growing line-up of spark-ignition dedicated-natural gas engines. The 12-liter engine is up for U.S. EPA approval of 1998 through 2006 variants, expected in the first quarter of 2014. The trials in California were conducted under a California Air Resources Board waiver.


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