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  • 28 March 2014

    Since its introduction two years ago, the Kenworth T680 has quickly become Kenworth’s popular truck of choice for fleets and truck operators interested in excellent fuel economy and outstanding driver comfort features. The T680 was introduced in day cab and 76-inch sleeper configurations, and a 52-inch mid-roof sleeper option was added last year. “Kenworth continues […]

  • 19 May 2011
    Project & Tenders

      C.R. England Dedicated, a division of the nation’s largest temperature controlled carrier C.R. England, Inc., and PACCAR Leasing Company (PacLease) announced that they have entered into a full-service lease agreement on new Kenworth T800 tandem axle day cab tractors powered with the Westport GX 15-liter LNG engine. C.R. England Dedicated will operate this new […]

  • 24 August 2012

    Kenworth is expanding its line of green products by offering factory-installed, dual liquefied natural gas fuel tanks on Kenworth T800s powered by the 15-liter Westport GX engine. “By equipping a Kenworth T800 with dual LNG fuel tanks, operators now have the option of running the truck up to 700 miles on a single fueling,” said […]

  • 22 May 2013
    Equipment

    Dillon Transport will add 25 Kenworth T800 short hood day cabs powered by the new Cummins Westport ISX12 G heavy duty natural gas engine to its 450+ truck fleet. “We’re excited to expand our leadership in natural gas trucks by becoming among the first Kenworth customers to select the Cummins Westport ISX12 G engine. The […]

  • 22 March 2012
    Equipment

    Kenworth Truck Company is expanding its extensive line of industry-leading green products by offering the Cummins Westport ISX12 G heavy duty natural gas engine for use in regional haul, vocational and refuse markets. This new engine requires a single fuel source and can run on either compressed (CNG) or liquefied (LNG) natural gas. The ISX12 […]

  • 19 August 2014

    Kenworth Truck Company is adding a natural gas option for the Kenworth T880, the company’s flagship vocational truck. The Kenworth T880 day cab and 52-inch mid-roof sleeper configurations now can be specified with the factory-installed Cummins Westport ISX12 G 400-hp natural gas engine with 1,450 lb-ft of torque. The ISX12 G is available with manual, […]

  • 4 January 2012

    Natural gas continues to be a focus of truck operators as more than 200 Wisconsin Kenworth customers recently gathered to learn more about new available equipment and the future of natural gas in the industry. The Wisconsin Kenworth NatGas Summit, held recently at the Glacier Canyon Conference Center, featured four sessions that covered topics such […]

  • 26 September 2014

    Paper Transport unveiled the latest in its continuing move toward a more green fleet – the first full-production Kenworth T680 equipped with a natural gas engine.  “We continue our move toward a more environmentally conscious fleet operation by replacing our diesel-fueled trucks with Kenworth’s most aerodynamic model powered by compressed natural gas (CNG),” said Jeff […]

  • 3 January 2011

    Kenworth liquefied natural gas (LNG) trucks were featured recently at the opening ceremony for a major natural gas, transportation fleet fueling station in Bridgeport. Enviro Express, a Bridgeport-based firm providing solid waste collection, transfer and recycling services for several area municipalities, is converting most of its fleet of tractors to LNG-powered Kenworth T800s. The fueling […]

  • 10 July 2014

    Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide received its first storage system order from a large Kenworth dealership network with offices in the US and Canada. The purchase order is for Quantum’s frame-rail mounted CNG storage module, Q-RailLITE™, incorporating Quantum’s industry leading light-weight compressed natural gas storage vessels. To enable the modules to be installed at specific […]

  • 15 March 2016

    Matheson Trucking informed on Monday it has expanded its natural gas tractors fleet with the addition of 37 new tractors.

  • 16 May 2012

    Westport Innovations, the global leader in natural gas engines today announced a broad range of product enhancements to meet customer needs in its best-in-class solution for natural gas Class 8 trucks: • Higher Horsepower and Torque -The Westport HD 15L will now be available in North America with up to 550 horsepower and 1850 lb-ft […]

  • 13 February 2014

    B.C.-based Sutco Contracting said it has taken delivery of six new Kenworth LNG tractors. The tractors are powered by Westport’s 15-litre liquefied natural gas engine, the company said in a statement. The trucks will be deployed in the company’s wood residual fleet, based out of Chilliwack. [mappress] LNG World News Staff, February 13, 2014; Image: […]

  • 8 August 2014

    Blu. said that Interstate Distributor has signed an agreement to purchase 10 LNG-fueled trucks – the first LNG deployment by a national freight carrier within the Pacific Northwest. “Blu. continues to grow its presence in the Northwest, with more and more fleets taking advantage of the cost savings and fuel efficiency of LNG,” Blu. CEO […]

  • 3 April 2015

    TruStar Energy said it has opened Krug Energy’s public fast-fill fueling station, located in Searcy, Arkansas.

  • 3 April 2015

    TruStar Energy said it has opened Krug Energy’s public fast-fill fueling station, located in Searcy, Arkansas.

  • 17 March 2015

    TruStar Energy said it has been awarded the contract to design and build a large public-access fueling station for CNG Energy, to support Liberal, Kansas and the surrounding Southwest Kansas area and Oklahoma Panhandle.

  • 17 March 2015

    TruStar Energy said it has been awarded the contract to design and build a large public-access fueling station for CNG Energy, to support Liberal, Kansas and the surrounding Southwest Kansas area and Oklahoma Panhandle.

  • 21 March 2013

    Cummins Westport received certification for its Cummins Westport ISX12 G engine from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), meeting both the EPA 2013 regulations and the new greenhouse gas and fuel-efficiency rules that will take effect in 2014. Limited production of the ISX12 G begins in April, with full production scheduled to start in August. […]

  • 19 December 2014
    Equipment

    NASDAQ-listed Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc.,  provider of natural gas storage systems, integration and vehicle system technologies, has delivered its initial 21-inch diameter Q-Lite tank systems that were developed under a commercial alliance with Mainstay Fuel Technologies announced in September 2014. The systems incorporate Quantum’s light weight storage tanks and are being delivered directly […]

  • 29 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    U. S. carrier Matson, Inc. is pushing ahead with its plans to fund improvements in its new Alaska operations following its acquisition of Horizon Lines’ Alaska services. Matson has earmarked more than USD 30 million to invest in new equipment planned by Horizon prior to its acquisition. Equipment upgrades to be made over the next three months […]

  • 29 July 2015
    Business & Finance

    U. S. carrier Matson, Inc. is pushing ahead with its plans to fund improvements in its new Alaska operations following its acquisition of Horizon Lines’ Alaska services. Matson has earmarked more than USD 30 million to invest in new equipment planned by Horizon prior to its acquisition. Equipment upgrades to be made over the next three months […]