News Tagged with "Automotive"

August 31, 2020
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Westport Fuel Systems Awarded Key Electronics Supply Contract

Estimated revenue of US$58 million over seven-year period

Westport Fuel Systems Inc. today announced that it has been awarded a long-term agreement for the supply of electronic control units to a leading Tier One automotive supplier.

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August 4, 2020
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Westport Fuel Systems Announces Supply Contract with NAFTAL

MTM to Supply LPG Systems to the Growing Algerian Market

Westport Fuel Systems Inc. today announced a new contract between MTM and NAFTAL (Algerian State Owned Agency for Distribution and Sale of Oil and Gas) to supply 30,000 liquified petroleum gas systems into the growing Algerian market.

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May 26, 2020
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Westport Fuel Systems Awarded GASTEC Tender

BRC to Supply Systems to the Growing Egyptian Market

Westport Fuel Systems Inc. have been awarded a competitive tender bid by the Egyptian International Gas Technology Company to supply 6,300 compressed natural gas sequential injection fuel systems into the growing Egyptian market in 2020.

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June 9, 2017
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Suzuki Italy Chooses BRC LPG Systems to Expand Alternative Fuel Product Offering

Longstanding partnership provides bi-fuel LPG options to growing market

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April 7, 2017
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Westport Fuel Systems Brands at GasShow 2017

Feature brands include BRC, Cubogas, EMER, GFI, Prins, OMVL, Valtek and Zavoli

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February 23, 2017
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Westport Receives Visit from King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden and Governor General of Canada

A Recognition of Westport's Innovative Capabilities in Sustainable Transportation Solutions

Westport is pleased to announce that His Majesty King Carl XVI Gustaf, H.R.H. Prince Carl Philip, His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada and additional delegates will visit Westport’s installation facility inside the Volvo Car assembly plant in Gothenburg, Sweden.

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February 7, 2017
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Westport and Volvo Car Expand V90 Bi-Fuel into Belgium and Luxembourg

Significant market opportunity with planned expansion in Europe

Westport AB (“Westport”), a Westport Fuel Systems Inc. (“Westport Fuel Systems”) company, today announced that Volvo Car will expand the Bi-Fuel version of its new V90 station wagon in Belgium and Luxembourg.

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November 28, 2016
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Westport Expands MY2017 Ford Product Line

Environmental Protection Agency Certifies Westport’s Emission-Reducing WiNG™ Power System on Multiple Ford Platforms

Westport has announced it has received certification from the Environmental Protection Agency for its Westport WiNG™ Power System on multiple 2017 Model Year Ford products.

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September 27, 2016
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Westport Fuel Systems Announces Supply Agreement with Honda Turkey

BRC LPG systems to be fully integrated into the new Honda Civic ECO

Westport Fuel Systems today announced the signing of a new multi-year agreement between a distributor of Westport Fuel Systems and Honda Turkey to supply liquefied petroleum gas (“LPG”) systems for the new Civic ECO model that will be launched in October 2016.

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June 23, 2016
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Volvo Car Launches New V90 BiFuel Station Wagon

Leverages same Westport natural gas technology as award-winning sports wagon

Volvo Car will launch the BiFuel version of its new V90 station wagon. This vehicle is based on the same engine technology as the Volvo V60 sports wagon which recently won second place in the Best Environmental Car in Sweden - company car category.

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News Releases

September 23

Westport Fuel Systems Clarifies Statements Regarding the Chinese Certification of Weichai Westport’s WP12HPDI Natural Gas Engine

to clarify market news regarding its Weichai Westport Inc. joint venture and WWI's 12-liter engine equipped with the HPDI 2.0™ fuel system

September 18

Weichai Westport Secures Chinese Certification for WP12 Natural Gas Engine Powered by HPDI 2.0

Westport Fuel Systems Inc. today announced that its Weichai Westport Inc. joint venture has received certification from the Ministry of Ecology and Environment of China for its 12-liter engine equipped with the HPDI 2.0 fuel system

September 15

Westport Fuel Systems Combines Businesses to Better Serve Growing Indian Market

Transaction Provides Cost Efficiencies and Greater Product Choice for Customers

August 31

Westport Fuel Systems Awarded Key Electronics Supply Contract

Estimated revenue of US$58 million over seven-year period

August 11

Westport Fuel Systems Secures €7 Million Loan from Deutsche Bank

Further strengthens liquidity of Emer S.p.A in Brescia, Italy

Industry News

Published: July 17

Egypt launches ambitious strategy to shift from gasoline to natural-gas powered cars

Egypt has launched an ambitious plan to shift the primary fuel for vehicles in its jurisdiction from petrol and diesel to compressed natural gas.

Published: March 26

Coronavirus Economic Fallout May Boost NGVs as Alternative Transportation

Natural gas vehicles (NGV) may get a boost as power markets and renewable equipment production are seen as potential casualties.

Published: March 16

Europe Increasingly Turns to CNG, LNG

The statistics not only show continuously growing sales of CNG and especially liquefied natural gas fueled vehicles, but also the growth of corresponding fueling infrastructure.

Published: March 12

Finnish heavy-duty transport expert Simeon: ”Gas is energy of the future”

Simeon’s gas-powered Volvo is used to transport gas for partners. Stenberg is pleased with the new tractor unit.

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