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December 22, 2009FIND OUT MORE +
CWI announced that Kenworth Truck Company is expanding its industry-leading product line with the introduction of the Cummins Westport ISL G natural gas engine for the Kenworth T800 short hood and W900S models.
November 16, 2009FIND OUT MORE +
Volvo has entered into an agreement with Westport as a Tier 1 Development Supplier for its heavy duty natural gas engines and associated supply chain.
March 4, 2009FIND OUT MORE +
Westport's quality management system (QMS) has been certified as compliant to International Organization of Standardization (ISO) 9001:2008 standards for the design, assembly and commercialization of Westport’s liquefied natural gas (LNG) fuel systems.
January 12, 2009FIND OUT MORE +
Juniper Engines Inc., a joint venture between Westport and OMVL SpA (OMVL) of Italy, will be presenting its new 2.0 litre and 2.4 litre alternative fuel engines at the ProMAT Exposition in Chicago, Illinois.
December 10, 2008FIND OUT MORE +
Westport and PACCAR Australia announced today that the companies will develop and commercialise liquefied natural gas (LNG) Kenworth trucks for the Australian market. Australia’s Kenworth Trucks, a division of PACCAR, plan to begin factory-installed production in mid-2009 beginning with the T908, K108 and T408SAR truck chassis and roll out across additional models into the future.
October 14, 2008FIND OUT MORE +
Peterbilt announced that the company will offer three new liquefied natural gas (LNG) configurations on its Models 387, 386 and 367 in 2009. The factory-installed LNG system is part of a joint agreement between Peterbilt and Westport to provide natural gas versions of select Peterbilt aerodynamic and vocational vehicles.
July 16, 2008FIND OUT MORE +
Westport has reached a joint venture agreement with Weichai Power Co., Ltd, China’s largest heavy duty engine manufacturer, and Hong Kong Peterson (CNG) Equipment Limited. The new entity, Weichai Westport Inc., will research, develop, design, manufacture, market, distribute and sell advanced, alternative fuel engines.
July 14, 2008FIND OUT MORE +
Westport has entered into a development agreement with a leading European engine manufacturer on the proprietary High Pressure Direct Injection (HPDI) fuel system operating with natural gas and biogas. Westport and the European engine manufacturer will work together to integrate and test Westport’s HPDI fuel system on their engine platforms.
May 12, 2008FIND OUT MORE +
Sterling Trucks of Redford, Michigan has launched a new Sterling® Set-Back 113, its first natural gas vehicle, featuring the Cummins Westport ISL G engine.
January 24, 2008FIND OUT MORE +
Kenworth Truck Company will expand its presence in the growing market for environmentally friendly, liquefied natural gas (LNG) vehicles by beginning production of Kenworth T800 LNG trucks at its manufacturing facility in Renton, Washington, in 2009. Under an exclusive agreement with Westport, Kenworth will use Westport’s LNG fuel system technology.