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Chevron tailors 15W-30 grade to changing design, demands of severe duty power

INNOV-ChevronI-150A new category of diesel engine oil, Delo 400 SD SAE 15W-30, addresses the growth of severe duty applications in on- and off-highway markets. The API CJ-4 formulation uses Chevron Products’ patent-pending Isosyn technology, developed with an eye to the demands of “severe duty” cycles. It suits advanced engines equipped with features like four-valve heads, super-charging, turbo-charging, direct injection, higher power density, intercooling, full electronic management of fuel and emissions systems, exhaust selective catalytic reduction, exhaust gas recirculation, and exhaust particulate filters.

 

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Scale weight data integration

MettlerSoftware allows weighing terminal users to integrate transaction data into PC databases. WeighSync DC can be configured for nearly any industrial process and allows users to collect data to create reports and meet compliance tracking and tracing requirements. Compatible with Windows 7 or 8, it collects weighing-transaction figures from multiple terminals in a Microsoft SQL Express database. 

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Parts storage system

VidmarAdjustable racking system affords storage flexibility, the manufacture notes: Moveable pallets, as opposed to fixed shelves, can be continually adjusted or expanded to meet a facility’s evolving storage needs. Pallet racking provides 25,000 lb. capacity per storage selection and is available at a height of up to 16 feet for maximum vertical storage space.

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Material flow sensor

Binmaster A non-intrusive instrument for various material handling applications, Flow Detect 2000 prevents downtime caused by blockage, conveyors running empty, no material flow to-and-from a process, or loose slide gates that can cause production loss and equipment failure. The microwave-based instrument tracks flow conditions of powders and granules in gravity chutes, feeders, pipelines, conveyor belts, or bucket elevators. 

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Mack offers assistance for clean diesel grant applications

To help customers maximize their return on investment, Mack Trucks has enlisted an organization to assist dealers and customers navigate the grant process to obtain public funding for alternative fuel- and clean diesel-powered vehicles. Sustainability Initiatives Group will maintain an inventory of timely federal and state grant information; offer summaries on relevant grant opportunities; and, assist in the grant application process, including the writing of the grant.

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