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Carlsson Acting President Of Volvo Trucks NA

2 hours 49 min ago
Per Carlsson, currently the global senior vice president of the Strategy & Transformation Office for Volvo Trucks, has been appointed acting president of Volvo Trucks North America.  He will, on an interim basis, succeed Göran Nyberg, who has been named executive board member for Sales and Marketing at MAN Truck & Bus AG. Carlsson has...

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Deere @ Intermat: New 13.6L, Gen Drives Lead Stage 5 Lineup

11 hours 24 min ago
John Deere Power Systems (JDPS) new 13.6 L diesel (pictured above) will highlight the company’s Stage 5 compliant engine range at Intermat April 23-28 (see the April issue of Diesel Progress International for a complete look at the 13.6 L). In developing the 13.6 L, John Deere said it adopted a “clean-sheet design” mindset and […]

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STW, Hawe Form Partnership

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 16:46
Sensor-Technik Wiedemann (STW) and Hawe Hydraulik have formed an alliance for integrated drive solutions for mobile machines. The two companies will design and deliver together complete systems from hydraulics to automation and cloud-based concepts. STW will contribute with its portfolio of sensors, controls, interfaces, data management and cloud...

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Deutz To Show Hydrid Drive At Intermat

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 16:28
Deutz will exhibit its first off-highway hybrid concept at the Intermat show in Paris April 23-28. Combining a diesel engine and electric motor, the concept is a product of the E-Deutz program established in 2017. The company will also show a European Union Stage 5 certified engine range and new in-line 9 to 18 L […]

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Good Times For CE Sales

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 10:16
Global construction equipment sales rose 27% in 2017 to 894,000 units, according to new data from specialist forecasting company Off-Highway Research. This was the highest the market has been since 2012 and was a marked turnaround from 2015 and 2016 when worldwide equipment sales bottomed-out at 702,000 units. The market was worth US$88 billion...

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Foley’s New Oil and Gas Sales Manager

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 12:52
Terry McBride has been named Petroleum Product Support Sales Manager for Foley Equipment.  Foley is the Caterpillar dealer for Kansas and Western Missouri. McBride will be responsible for supporting and managing the Petroleum Product Support Sales Team including supporting existing customers and actively seeking new customers in gas compression,...

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New Manufacturing HQ For Terex Utilities

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:30
Consolidating from 10 facilities to one, Terex Utilities said it will build a new manufacturing facility on a 55-acre site in Watertown, SD. The new operations will house all of its assembly, fiberglass, paint, and installation for the company’s aerial devices, digger derricks, and auger drills.  Major Terex brands include Terex, Genie,...

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WABCO Moving To Auburn Hills

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:18
WABCO Holdings Inc., a commercial vehicle component supplier, said it will locate its new Americas headquarters to Auburn Hills, Mich. The new, 102,000 sq. ft. facility is currently under construction and is expected to open in the third quarter 2018.  WABCO said the facility demonstrates its increased commitment to serve commercial vehicle...

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Danfoss’ New High-Flow Proportional Valves

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 10:21
Designed for applications such as large mobile/truck mounted cranes, crawler cranes, ship cranes, winches or drilling machines, Danfoss Power Solutions has added two high-flow proportional valves to its PVG portfolio. The addition of the new model PVG 128 and PVG 256 valves are also designed to integrate with the existing line of Danfoss high...

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Kubota Canada To Build New Facility

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 09:39
Kubota Canada Ltd. (KCL) announced it will move to a new facility in Pickering, Ontario, Canada, by the end of 2019. The location will be home to its head office and warehouse operations. “In Canada, the construction, agriculture, commercial and residential sectors are all highly competitive markets, which gives us the motivation to strengthen our...

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New Group Presidents At Caterpillar

Fri, 04/13/2018 - 09:19
There have been major changes at the top of Caterpillar, Inc., as the Deerfield, Ill-based manufacturer has named new group presidents in three different areas, two of which involve the group that oversees much of the company’s widespread engine operations. The dominos started falling after the announcement of the retirement of group President Rob...

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Wallfeld New Sales Head For Mercedes Trucks

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 16:42
Andreas von Wallfeld, 47, has been named as the new head of marketing, sales and services Mercedes-Benz Trucks effective May 1, 2018. Wallfeld succeeds Till Oberwörder who started his new assignment as head of Daimler Buses on April 1, 2018. Wallfeld has been a member of the management board of the Mercedes-Benz Sales and Marketing […] The...

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Volvo’s First All-Electric Truck

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 16:25
Read all about it, as the first models are nearing production, at Diesel Progress’ NewPowerProgress https://newpowerprogress.com/volvos-first-e-truck/  The post Volvo’s First All-Electric Truck appeared first on Diesel Progress North American | Diesel Progress International.

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NFPA Announces Dates For Economic Conference, IFPE Space Sales

Thu, 04/12/2018 - 14:50
One of the industry’s top annual economic events, the National Fluid Power Association’s (NFPA) Industry & Economic Outlook Conference (IEOC) will be held August 13 – 15, 2018 at the Westin Chicago North Shore. NFPA also announced that exhibit space sales IFPE 2020, which takes place March 10-14, 2020 at the Las Vegas Convention Center...

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Test New Article for DieselProgress.com

Wed, 04/11/2018 - 06:38
What is Lorem Ipsum? Lorem Ipsum is simply dummy text of the printing and typesetting industry. Lorem Ipsum has been the industry’s standard dummy text ever since the 1500s, when an unknown printer took a galley of type and scrambled it to make a type specimen book. It has survived not only five centuries, but also […] The post Test...

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Woodward Buys L’Orange

Tue, 04/10/2018 - 17:08
Rolls-Royce and Woodward, Inc. jointly announced today that they have signed an agreement for Woodward to acquire L’Orange GmbH and its related operations located in Germany, the United States and China, for an enterprise value of €700 million (US$859 million). L’Orange is part of Rolls-Royce Power Systems business. L’Orange is a supplier of fuel...

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MTU Yuchai Power Nearing Series Production

Tue, 04/10/2018 - 16:27
MTU Yuchai Power, a joint venture between Rolls-Royce Power Systems and the Chinese diesel engine manufacturer Guangxi Yuchai Machinery Co., is nearing the start of series production of MTU Series 4000 engines in China. Yan Ping, chairman of Guangxi Yuchai Machinery, together with Andreas Schell, president of the Rolls-Royce Power Systems business...

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Tenneco To Buy Federal-Mogul

Tue, 04/10/2018 - 10:32
In the first mega-company industry deal in recent years, Tenneco, a global designer, manufacturer and distributor of ride performance and clean air products and technology solutions, announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Federal-Mogul, a global supplier to original equipment manufacturers and the aftermarket.   About the...

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Now It’s Komatsu’s Kind Of Town

Mon, 04/09/2018 - 14:14
A little over a year after Caterpillar made the stunning announcement that it would move its corporate headquarters from Peoria to the Chicago area, Komatsu America Corp., has decided that Chicago is its kind of town as well. The U.S. subsidiary of Japan’s Komatsu Ltd., announced that it plans to move the company headquarters to […] The...

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Caterpillar Group President To Retire

Mon, 04/09/2018 - 14:12
Caterpillar Inc. has announced that that Group President Rob Charter has elected to retire following a career spanning nearly 30 years with the company. Charter has been group president of Customer & Dealer Support (C&DS) since 2015.  Charter’s retirement will be effective June 1, 2018. The company said it expects to announce a...

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