ACT News 2017

McNeilus NGen CNG

Kenworth Shoots for Zero Port Emissions

May 6, 2017 in ACT Expo 2017, CNG, Electric Drive, fuel cells, Hydrogen, ports by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

CNG to Power an ISL G Near Zero Hybrid Drive in One T680,
A Second Class 8 Vehicle Is to Have Ballard Fuel Cell Power

Kenworth said at ACT Expo on May 2 that it’s continuing to advance its low- and even zero-emission T680 day cabs for drayage tractor operation in Southern California ports, designing hydrogen- and CNG/compressed natural gas-fueled versions of the Class 8 truck, backed by some $9 million in government grants awarded last August.

More Luxfer CNG Tanks for McNeilus

April 7, 2017 in ACT Expo 2016, ACT Expo 2017, CNG, Companies, concrete, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

G-Stor Go Type IV Cylinders for S-Series Front Discharge Mixers

McNeilus Truck has selected G-Stor Go brand Type IV compressed natural gas cylinders from Luxfer, with Luxfer G-Flo valves, for its CNG-fueled S-Series front discharge concrete mixers.

McNeilus CNG Range for Gold Standard

January 4, 2016 in CNG, Fleet Order, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Back-of-Cab Assemblies Afford an Additional 19 DGEs

McNeilus Truck & Manufacturing has designed and installed range-extending back-of-cab compressed natural gas fuel cylinder units for Chicago’s Gold Standard Transportation. The project involved the addition of a single, vertically mounted Type IV CNG tank on Kenworth tractors already fitted with rail-mounted CNG assemblies.

McNeilus Promotes Improved Ngen CNG

May 18, 2015 in CNG, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Optimized Internal Diameters Make for Faster Fill Times

McNeilus Truck & Manufacturing is promoting enhancements to its compressed natural gas fuel system assemblies, citing a “portfolio of upgrades” that “improves performance and reliability through enhanced fill efficiency, plumbing optimization and best-in-class service and support.”

McNeilus Expands NGen CNG Option

November 4, 2014 in CNG, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Natural Gas for Construction, Delivery, Over-the-Road Fleets

The McNeilus Truck & Manufacturing unit of Oshkosh Corp said Tuesday that it’s expanding the availability of its Next Generation/NGen compressed natural gas fuel systems to a wider range of vehicle types, including construction, delivery, over-the-road, and other severe-duty fleets.

A Gain CNG Station for Silvi Concrete

August 3, 2014 in CNG, Fleet Order, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Fairless Hills, Pa. Facility to Support 32 Trucks

Busy U.S. Oil reports a pact with Silvi Concrete to build a Gain Clean Fuel station to supply compressed natural gas to the concrete ready-mix firm in Fairless Hills, Pa., adjacent to Silvi’s Morrisville concrete plant.

McNeilus CNG Mixers for Silvi Group

January 21, 2014 in CNG, Fleet Order, NGVs by Rich Piellisch  |  No Comments

Thirty Oshkosh S-Series Front Discharge Units Sold in Pennsylvania,
Trucks Have Type IV Hexagon Lincoln CNG Tanks in McNeilus Pods

McNeilus has reported the sale of 30 Oshkosh S-Series front discharge ready-mix concrete trucks powered by compressed natural gas to the Silvi Group of Fairless Hills, Penn.

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