China's first natural gas engine featuring Westport high pressure direct injection (HPDI) technology at a press conference at the government building in Beijing, the Beijing Diaoyutai State Guesthouse. The innovative technological achievement and product introduction is the result of China's first joint venture for HPDI natural gas engines—Weichai Westport Inc.—and fills a gap in the natural gas engine market for heavy-duty trucks.Find out more
Filling up is about to get a whole lot less expensive for buyers of the new Westport WiNG™ Power System: A fully-integrated, CNG bi-fuel system, will be available for order on Ford F-250 and F-350 pick-up trucks through authorized Ford dealer/distributors on or about March 19th. Interested customers and dealers can go to the http://www.wingpowersystem.com website today for further information.Find out more
Westport has signed a development agreement with a leading global engine manufacturer to develop a heavy-duty truck engine featuring Westport proprietary high pressure direct injection (HPDI) technology for the North American market. For competitive reasons, product details have been withheld.Find out more
Westport has entered into a Supply Agreement with Cummins to allow manufacturing of the Westport HD 15 litre engine in a Cummins manufacturing facility in Jamestown, New York.Find out more
Westport has entered into an amended and restated joint venture agreement (JVA) with Cummins for the Cummins Westport (CWI) joint venture. The JVA was amended to provide for, among other things, clarification concerning the scope of products within CWI. In addition, the parties have revised certain economic terms of the JVA.Find out more
Navistar will offer the Cummins Westport ISL G in the International® TranStar and WorkStar trucks.Find out more
Westport has acquired Alternative Fuel Vehicle Sweden AB (AFV) of Gothenburg, Sweden for approximately SEK 51 million (approximately US$7.6 million). AFV is the sole supplier of natural gas fuel systems to Volvo Car Company.Find out more
Westport LD has unveiled the new Westport WiNG™ Power System (WiNG™), an advanced, integrated, bi-fuel system for passenger and commercial vehicles targeting fleet customers. WiNG™ will be available in the popular Ford F-250 and F-350 Super Duty pickup trucks sold and serviced through authorized Ford dealers.Find out more
Westport has entered into an agreement with Shell to launch a co-marketing program in North America aimed at providing customers a better economic case when purchasing and operating liquefied natural gas–powered vehicles (LNGVs) by consolidating key value chain components such as fuel supply, customer support and comprehensive maintenance into a single, user-friendly package.Find out more
General Motors and Westport are now in an agreement to help develop advanced natural gas engine technology. Both General Motors and Westport will bring their extensive expertise to develop natural gas engine controls, emissions and performance strategies.Find out more
MTM to Supply LPG Systems to the Growing Algerian Market
Transaction to Bolster the Liquidity of MTM in Cherasco, Italy
Westport Fuel Systems today announced that it has has entered into an agreement for the refinancing of its convertible notes held by funds associated with Pangaea Two Management, LP and Cartesian Capital Group.
Westport Fuel Systems today announced that they have closed a US$10 million term credit facility from Export Development Canada to bolster liquidity during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Westport Fuel Systems has also scheduled a conference call for Friday, August 7, 2020 at 10:30am ET (7:30am PT)
Natural gas vehicles (NGV) may get a boost as power markets and renewable equipment production are seen as potential casualties.
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.
Simeon’s gas-powered Volvo is used to transport gas for partners. Stenberg is pleased with the new tractor unit.