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Deutz honors three winners with the Greenfield Award

Deutz announced the winners of the first “Deutz Greenfield Award” at the renowned congress #neuland in Aachen. The award, which is aimed at students and young researchers, honours outstanding academic work on sustainable powertrain solutions in the off-highway sector.

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Rolls-Royce presents new mtu propulsion concepts for military use

Rolls-Royce’s Power Systems division is expanding its mtu engine programme for military land vehicles to include a hybrid powerpack for special tactical requirements and a 10-cylinder, over 1100 kW power output, version of the mtu Series 199 which has been extremely successful with NATO forces.

[Interact Analysis] Challenging 2024 for US construction industry

The US construction industry is facing a tough year, but the sector is forecast to show signs of growth in 2025. With the US Infrastructure Bill supporting construction investment and inflation expected to fall over the next couple of years, there are encouraging signs for a 2025 bounce back. Read t…

Liberty Lines commissions ferry with mtu hybrid system from Rolls-Royce

Denise Kurtulus, Vice President Global Marine at Rolls-Royce Power Systems, says: “Liberty Lines is the ideal partner to demonstrate the progress that can be made towards environmentally and climate-friendly ship operation. Together with Liberty Lines, Armon and Incat Crowther, we have developed a p…

Cannes Yachting Festival 2024, from 10th to 15th September

“2024 represents a year of adaptation and new opportunities for the Cannes Yachting Festival. With the works on the Vieux Port underway, we have redesigned the organisation of certain areas to replace them with other different and innovative spaces, such as the creation of a new large marina in Port…

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Sweco to build Helsinki’s first green hydrogen production plant

Finnish energy company Helen has selected Sweco as EPCM partner in the implementation of its first production plant for green hydrogen. Production of hydrogen is set to start in 2026, with the aim of supplying the heavy-duty transport sector. The excess heat from production will be utilised in Helen…

Deutz acquires Blue Star Power Systems 

Deutz signed an agreement to acquire 100 percent of the shares in Blue Star Power Systems. The company, based in North Mankato, Minnesota (USA), develops, produces and sells generator sets (gensets) and is one of the leading manufacturers in the US market.

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Himoinsa at the MEA Convention

The Himoinsa Convention, which took place in Murcia, Spain from the 3rd to the 5th of October 2023, brought together a network of dealers, partners, and industry professionals for an immersive experience showcasing the company's latest industrial projects, factory expansions, and innovative products…

Volvo Penta expands into BESS with OEMs

Volvo Penta is expanding its power generation business into battery energy storage systems (BESS) with OEMs. Volvo Penta’s modular and scalable solution is intended for integration into manufacturers’ BESS applications to accelerate market entry.

Himoinsa: reducing up to 250.000 kg of CO2 per year

Himoinsa is celebrating the results of the installation of photovoltaic plants at its production centres. A prime example is the installation of solar panels on the roof of its Spanish headquarters with a total capacity of 550 kW, enabling it to reduce CO2 emissions by up to 250,000 kg per year. Wat…

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BRIST has launched a corner drive e-axle for zero emission LF buses

Axles supplier BRIST has been exhibiting its brand new low floor electric bus e-axle technology eCOR225 LF at ACT Expo in Las Vegas and Busworld Turkey together with Schaeffler 800V hairpin motors. The new product joins a family of solution highly dedicated to the zero emission commercial vehicles m…