Engines

Mack Trucks announced a new version of its 13-liter Mack MP 8HE engine that improves fuel efficiency by up to 3 percent compared to the current MP8HE. Mack Anthem models spec'd with Mack's new extended chassis fairings and the Mack HE+ efficiency package, which includes the revised MP8HE engine, now deliver up to a 13 percent improvement in fuel efficiency compared with a baseline Anthem model, according to the manufacturer.

Perkins Engines Company Limited announced that Bill Giunta has accepted the position of Americas sales director, leading industrial engine sales execution for Perkins products within the Americas region. Giunta, who recently served as the company's product and technical support manager, also will work closely with Perkins distributors across the region.

FPT Industrial's vision for the powertrains of the future is already turning into reality. The F28 Hybrid is a diesel engine paired with an e-flywheel, resulting in an efficient, compact and sustainable solution for off-road applications. The 2.8-liter hybrid engine was developed to offer the ideal performance for compact machinery offering enhanced productivity and improved efficiency.

Kubota Engine America's prototype of its micro-hybrid system made its North American debut at ConExpo 2020. Kubota's micro-hybrid system provides power assistance instantaneously during peak overloads to the engine providing an additional electrical power boost of up to 10 kW.

Kubota Engine America's S7509 is a high power density, 300 hp, large displacement industrial diesel engine. The new addition to Kubota's 09 Series was announced by Kubota Corporation at the company's headquarters in Japan on March 2, 2020. Kubota has started development of this new large displacement industrial diesel engine, which will comply with EU Stage V emission regulations.

Kubota Engine America's V3307 micro-hybrid system prototype made its North American debut at ConExpo 2020. This micro-hybrid system, which provides power assistance instantaneously during peak overloads, is a technological innovation and provides a true solution to industry power challenges, according to the manufacturer.

Deutz will be presenting its latest developments in the field of sustainable off-highway drive systems at ConExpo in Las Vegas from March 10 to 14, 2020. Under the banner of ‘Revolutionizing Power,' the international engine specialist combines diesel, gas, hybrid, electric and hydrogen technologies to create the best-possible solution for every customer.

At this year's ConExpo, FPT Industrial marked its presence with a variety of off-road engines on at stand (Bronze Lot, B7700). F34 Tier IV Final This 3.4-L four-cylinder engine is showcased in two layouts. The F34 Industrial Power Unit (IPU) delivers a maximum power output of 74 hp and 235 lb-ft torque.