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    Volvo and Mack on schedule for 2010 production

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa. — Progress is continuing on schedule for the production start of customer EPA 2010 trucks from Mack and Volvo.

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    Volvo manufactures engine milestones

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    HAGERSTOWN, Md. — It was an event five years in the making and on July 15, the Volvo Group celebrated the production of its 300,000th 13-litre heavy-duty diesel engine.

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    ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Freightliner chief bemoans lack of engine incentives

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    TORONTO — Outdated engine technology is effectively being promoted by the U.S. and Canadian governments, says Freightliner LLC president and CEO Chris Patterson.

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    Urea prices plummet; bodes well for SCR trucks

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    LONDON — Following the record highs of summer 2008, the global urea price has now hit the floor, according to British market analysis firm Integer Research.

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    EPA updates guidance for SCR engines

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    WASHINGTON — In an effort to clear the air on its requirements for selective catalytic reduction (SCR) engines, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has issued new guidance on the miles and hours a truck can run after the DEF tank runs dry.

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    Navistar presents “pollution loopholes” during Cali workshop

    August 1, 2014 12:00AM by Martin Smith

    EL MONTE, Calif. — Earning a public workshop by dropping its lawsuits against environmental regulators, Navistar took the opportunity to debate “compliance loopholes” in liquid-based SCR systems for diesel engines.