natural gas engines

Fuel prices top owner-operator challenges

| July 30, 2012

Using a survey and our social media channels, we quizzed readers about what they saw as the No. 1 problem for owner-operators.

Shell, TA partner to sell natural gas

| June 07, 2012

Shell and TA have agreed to an understanding to sell liquefied natural gas at roughly 100 TA sites around the U.S.

Caterpillar partners with nautral gas engine developer

| June 06, 2012

Natural gas engine developer Westport Innovations has signed agreements with Caterpillar to co-develop natural gas technology for off-road equipment.

Does natural gas ‘have legs’ in trucking?

| May 30, 2012

Greg Burns, CEO of PLS Logistics Services in Pittsburgh, set out to find somewhat of an answer to this question by polling 100 fleets about their thoughts on the future of trucking fuel.

Freightliner makes cross-country natural gas haul

Jack Roberts | May 17, 2012

A CNG-powered Cascadia 113 with a Cummins ISX12G natural gas engine will carry a load of paper from LA to DC.

Lucky 13: Natural gas engines performing well in ready-mix

| April 21, 2012

Chicago-based Ozinga Ready Mix drivers report plenty of power and responsive shifting from 13 Cummins-Westport natural gas-powered Kenworth mixer trucks now in operation, moving from its Chinatown Plant near downtown. “Since city officials are trying to ...

‘Even the look of the rigs has changed’

| April 10, 2012

The LA Times takes notice of and reports on modern tactics for improving fuel economy in trucks.

Cummins natural gas engine available in Kenworth tractors

| December 21, 2009

Cummins Westport ISL G natural gas engines are available in Kenworth T800 short hodd and W900S models.

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