Archive news for December 2010

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ASTM and API to discuss DEF testing standard

Christopher Goodfellow - 7 December 2010

Standards body ASTM International is hosting a meeting to discuss developing standards for Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) testing, with support from the American Petroleum Institute, on the 6 January 2011. Potential subjects for the consensus standards include storage materials and containers, identification of organic...

Mansfield Oil deploys bulk tank monitoring

Christopher Goodfellow - 7 December 2010

Mansfield Oil has installed remote bulk tank monitoring and web-based inventory management capability across its entire DeliveryONE Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) network. Doug Haugh, EVP and CIO at Mansfield, said: "We have been using both wired and wireless telemetry solutions combined with the most advanced inventory management solutions...

AGCO SISU approved for EPA Tier 4 Interim off-road emissions regs

Christopher Goodfellow - 21 December 2010

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has approved agricultural equipment supplier AGCO's SISU POWER engine range as compliant with Tier 4 Interim off-road vehicle emissions standards. The new vehicles will be equipped with AGCO's e3 Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) technology  which requires Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF)....

Distributors join forces to deliver Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF)

Christopher Goodfellow - 10 December 2010

Lubricant products and equipment distributors Mid-Town Petroleum, Oil Distributing Company, The Hurt Company and Pumpelly Oil Company have joined forces to form RelaDyne, and will be delivering Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) across five states. Pumpelly Oil Company will bring its expertise in the distribution of Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF),...

Case IH ships first Tier 4 Interim tractor

Christopher Goodfellow - 10 December 2010

Agricultural equipment provider Case IH has shipped its first tractor compliant with the Environmental Protection Agency's Tier 4 Interim emissions standards, the Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) equipped Magnum Series tractor. Tom Dean, High Horsepower Tractor Marketing Manager at Case IH North America, said: "Selective Catalytic...

Prime Lube begins Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) manufacture

Christopher Goodfellow - 10 December 2010

Prime Lube has started manufacturing BlueSKY Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) at its new 15,000 square-foot manufacturing facility in Avenel, NJ. The plant will produce four million gallons of Diesel Exhaust Fluid (DEF) per year and has capacity to increase production as the market grows. Robert Arbasetti, Prime Lube's Chief Operating...