Blue Fleets http://fleetowner.com/taxonomy/term/32761/more en International announces fuel efficient ProStar spec for Canada http://fleetowner.com/running-green/international-announces-fuel-efficient-prostar-spec-canada <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>International Truck is introducing its <a href="http://www.internationaltrucks.com/"><u>ProStar ES fuel-efficiency package</u></a> to the Canadian market.</p> <p>Available for applications up to 110,000 gross combined weight rating, the ProStar ES spec features aerodynamic and powertrain/transmission combinations for improved performance.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/international-announces-fuel-efficient-prostar-spec-canada" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/international-announces-fuel-efficient-prostar-spec-canada#comments Blue Fleets Equipment News Running Green Thu, 16 Apr 2015 14:14:00 +0000 157231 at http://fleetowner.com Expanded line of seals offers improved performance when using CNG http://fleetowner.com/running-green/expanded-line-seals-offers-improved-performance-when-using-cng <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>In response to the push toward environmental sustainability, Parker Hannifin Corp.&rsquo;s <a href="http://www.parker.com/portal/site/PARKER/menuitem.223a4a3cce02eb6315731910237ad1ca/?vgnextoid=745f55e6c8a5e210VgnVCM10000048021dacRCRD&amp;vgnextfmt=EN"><u>Tube Fittings Division (TFD)</u></a> recently expanded its Seal-Lok O-ring face seal tube fitting line.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/expanded-line-seals-offers-improved-performance-when-using-cng" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/expanded-line-seals-offers-improved-performance-when-using-cng#comments Blue Fleets Equipment Fuel News Running Green Tue, 07 Apr 2015 14:40:00 +0000 156231 at http://fleetowner.com <p>Parker Hannifin&#39;s expanded its seal tube fitting line for compressed natural gas conveyance.</p> Anheuser-Busch named Green Fleet of the Year by Fleet Owner, WIX Filters http://fleetowner.com/running-green/anheuser-busch-named-green-fleet-year-fleet-owner-wix-filters <div class="field-deck"> Conversion to natural gas helps fleet work towards sustainability targets </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Like any fine beer, it is a combination of ingredients that make a strong final product. Anheuser-Busch knows this better than anyone. With its stable of beers, including the iconic Budweiser, Bud Light, Michelob, Bass, Beck&rsquo;s, and many more, the Busch family knows a thing or two about crafting a fine brew.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/anheuser-busch-named-green-fleet-year-fleet-owner-wix-filters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/anheuser-busch-named-green-fleet-year-fleet-owner-wix-filters#comments Blue Fleets Equipment Fleet Management Fuel News Running Green Silver Fri, 03 Apr 2015 13:06:00 +0000 155921 at http://fleetowner.com Pride Disposal of Oregon picks McNeilus CNG system http://fleetowner.com/running-green/pride-disposal-oregon-picks-mcneilus-cng-system <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><font face="Times" size="3">Pride Disposal, a waste provider in Portland, OR, will deployed the McNeilus </font><a href="http://www.mcneiluscompanies.com/CNG-Powered"><u><font color="#0000ff" face="Times" size="3">NGEN compressed <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/blue-fleets?intlink=incontent" title="" target="_blank">natural gas</a></span></font></u></a><font face="Times" size="3"> (CNG) system on its fleet of roll-off trucks.</font></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;">&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/pride-disposal-oregon-picks-mcneilus-cng-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/pride-disposal-oregon-picks-mcneilus-cng-system#comments Blue Fleets News Running Green Fri, 03 Apr 2015 12:34:00 +0000 155911 at http://fleetowner.com <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><font face="Times" size="3">McNeilus Truck &amp; Manufacturing, Inc. announced that Pride Disposal of Portland, OR, has selected NGEN CNG systems and services by McNeilus for its newest fleet of roll-off trucks. </font></p> UPS adding fueling stations, 1,400 new CNG vehicles http://fleetowner.com/running-green/ups-adding-fueling-stations-1400-new-cng-vehicles <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><font face="Times New Roman" size="3">Package delivery giant UPS announced that it is building an additional 15 compressed <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/blue-fleets?intlink=incontent" title="" target="_blank">natural gas</a></span> fuel stations and adding </font><a href="http://www.ups.com/sustainability"><u><font color="#0563c1" face="Times New Roman" size="3">1,400 more CNG vehicles</font></u></a><font face="Times New Roman" size="3"> over the next year. </font></p> <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;">&nbsp;</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/ups-adding-fueling-stations-1400-new-cng-vehicles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/ups-adding-fueling-stations-1400-new-cng-vehicles#comments Blue Fleets News Running Green Thu, 02 Apr 2015 14:12:00 +0000 155891 at http://fleetowner.com Shell opens new LNG lanes at two TA fueling stations http://fleetowner.com/running-green/shell-opens-new-lng-lanes-two-ta-fueling-stations <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="https://www.shell.com/"><u>Shell</u></a> recently opened new LNG lanes at two <a href="http://www.ta-petro.com/"><u>TravelCenters of America</u></a> (TA) truck fueling stations &ndash; in Baytown, Texas, and Lafayette, LA. The locations offer an LNG refueling option to trucks driving to the Port of Houston and through Louisiana.</p> <p>According to Shell, the two stations follow Ontario, CA, which was the first site to open LNG lanes under the Shell-TA agreement last year.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/shell-opens-new-lng-lanes-two-ta-fueling-stations" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/shell-opens-new-lng-lanes-two-ta-fueling-stations#comments Blue Fleets News Running Green Thu, 02 Apr 2015 13:35:00 +0000 155871 at http://fleetowner.com <p>Shell&#39;s new LNG lane at a TA fueling station in Baytown, Texas.</p> Raven Transport adds 115 natural gas trucks to fleet http://fleetowner.com/running-green/raven-transport-adds-115-natural-gas-trucks-fleet <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><a href="http://www.idriveraven.com/"><span style="font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;; font-size: 12pt;"><u><font color="#0563c1">Raven Transport</font></u></span></a><span style="font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;; font-size: 12pt;"> is expanding its clean-burning <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/blue-fleets?intlink=incontent" title="" target="_blank">natural gas</a></span> fleet with 115 </span><a href="http://www.peterbilt.com/"><span style="font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;; font-size: 12pt;"><u><font color="#0563c1"><span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/peterbilt-0?intlink=incontent " title="Keyword link list" target="_blank">Peterbilt</a></span></font></u></span></a><span style="font-family: &quot;Times</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/raven-transport-adds-115-natural-gas-trucks-fleet" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/raven-transport-adds-115-natural-gas-trucks-fleet#comments Blue Fleets Equipment News Running Green Thu, 02 Apr 2015 12:57:00 +0000 155841 at http://fleetowner.com <p><span style="font-family: &quot;Times New Roman&quot;,&quot;serif&quot;; font-size: 12pt; mso-fareast-font-family: Calibri; mso-fareast-theme-font: minor-latin; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-fareast-language: EN-US; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA;">New Raven Transport LNG trucks outside Peterbilt Motors assembly plant in Denton, Texas.</span></p> Dean Foods deploying CNG vehicles http://fleetowner.com/running-green/dean-foods-deploying-cng-vehicles <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>Dean Foods will add 64 compressed <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/blue-fleets?intlink=incontent" title="" target="_blank">natural gas</a></span> vehicles as well as a private fuel station built by <a href="http://www.cleanenergyfuels.com/">Clean Energy Fuels</a> later this year. The fueling station will be built at the Oak Farms Dairy plant in Houston and will fuel Dean Foods&rsquo; CNG vehicles beginning in the second half of this year.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/dean-foods-deploying-cng-vehicles" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/dean-foods-deploying-cng-vehicles#comments Blue Fleets Equipment Fuel News Running Green Tue, 31 Mar 2015 13:45:00 +0000 155611 at http://fleetowner.com American Power Group debuts severe-duty, dual-fuel glider http://fleetowner.com/running-green/american-power-group-debuts-severe-duty-dual-fuel-glider <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p>LOUISVILLE. A new dual-fuel glider kit for 2015 <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/freightliner-1?intlink=incontent" title="Keyword link list" target="_blank">Freightliner</a></span> 122SD vehicles has been introduced by <a href="http://www.americanpowergroupinc.com/">American Power Group</a>. The &ldquo;Fueled by Flare&rdquo; severe-duty glider kit was designed and assembled by Harrison Truck Centers (HTC) as a vocational vehicle for oil and gas, mining, logging, and over-sized load trucking applications.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/american-power-group-debuts-severe-duty-dual-fuel-glider" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/american-power-group-debuts-severe-duty-dual-fuel-glider#comments Blue Fleets Equipment Fuel MATS News Running Green Wed, 25 Mar 2015 19:00:00 +0000 154951 at http://fleetowner.com TruStar Energy to build public CNG station in Kansas http://fleetowner.com/running-green/trustar-energy-build-public-cng-station-kansas <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><p><a href="http://www.trustarenergy.com">TruStar Energy</a> has been contracted by CNG Energy to design and build a public-access compressed <span class='keyword_link'><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/blue-fleets?intlink=incontent" title="" target="_blank">natural gas</a></span> fueling station Liberal, KS.</p> <p>&ldquo;It all started with our family farm,&rdquo; said Rocky Ormiston, CNG Energy vice president. &ldquo;We have been using CNG to power our irrigation engines for 20 years.&rdquo;</p> <p>Ormiston said the release of the 12L Cummins Westport engine made the decision to switch to natural gas power easy.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://fleetowner.com/running-green/trustar-energy-build-public-cng-station-kansas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://fleetowner.com/running-green/trustar-energy-build-public-cng-station-kansas#comments Blue Fleets Equipment Fuel News Running Green Mon, 23 Mar 2015 13:14:00 +0000 154521 at http://fleetowner.com