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Risk of shooting flames causes Cummins Westport to recall 25,000 natural gas engines

Risk of shooting flames causes Cummins Westport to...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 04, 2014

Certain Cummins Westport natural gas engines could cause flames to shoot from your exhaust. But this isn't some type of hot ...

ROAD TEST: Natural gas retrofit fuel systems and glider kits reveal interesting hauling possibilities for cost-minded contractors

ROAD TEST: Natural gas retrofit fuel systems and glider...

Posted by Jack Roberts on Feb 04, 2014

The first part of my test drive began westbound on Interstate 80 out of Salt Lake City, on the level ...

Methanol plant will create 3k construction jobs along Texas Gulf Coast

Methanol plant will create 3k construction jobs along...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 25, 2013

Orascom Construction Industries (OCI), a Dutch fertilizer company, has announced plans to build a second methanol plant in Beaumont, Texas, ...

How to build out the perfect work truck by taking advantage of dealer spec’ing technologies

How to build out the perfect work truck by taking...

Posted by Staff Report on Nov 01, 2013

Not long ago spec’ing a vocational truck meant going to a dealer, picking from a limited list of wheelbases and ...

GE Capital and Clean Energy team up to offset additional cost of buying a natural gas-fueled truck

GE Capital and Clean Energy team up to offset...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Oct 24, 2013

Big money has teamed up with big energy to bring environmentally conscious diesel truck fleet owners easier access to natural ...

How to maintenance Cummins-Westport natural gas engines

How to maintenance Cummins-Westport natural gas engines

Posted by Tom Jackson on Oct 01, 2013

Natural gas fuel is making big inroads in the transportation and construction industries for a simple reason. It’s $1.50 to ...

Energy, fuel and the federal regulatory tsunami dominate the conversation at the 2013 Construction Symposium

Energy, fuel and the federal regulatory tsunami...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Aug 23, 2013

Contractors and heavy equipment fleet managers got an earful of what challenges await them in the construction industry and what ...

Ford announces 2014 F-150 fueled by compressed natural gas, liquefied petroleum gas

Ford announces 2014 F-150 fueled by compressed natural...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 31, 2013

Beginning this fall, Ford will offer a prep package on the 2014 F-150 that allows the truck to run on ...

Full-size pickup sales up 25% annually thanks to home construction, energy sector

Full-size pickup sales up 25% annually thanks to home...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 05, 2013

Automakers saw sales of full-size pickups soar 24.7 percent in the last year, thanks to recent increased demand from those ...

UPS expands its natural gas-powered fleet in a big way

UPS expands its natural gas-powered fleet in a big way

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 24, 2013

UPS has announced its plans to purchase approximately 700 trucks fueled by liquefied natural gas, better known as LNG. The logistics ...

Shell collaborates with Volvo, Mack Trucks on global LNG fuel

Shell collaborates with Volvo, Mack Trucks on global...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Mar 28, 2013

Shell has taken part in two new global collaborations—one with Volvo Trucks and one with Mack Trucks—to encourage the use ...

Protests ensue after University of Tennessee receives approval for fracking on school land

Protests ensue after University of Tennessee receives...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 20, 2013

University of Tennessee officials are moving forward with a plan to drill oil and gas wells for hydraulic fracturing—also known ...

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