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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.

Perkins new Ecoplus oil filters raise the bar for performance, ease of use and reduced environmental impact. They're standard on the latest Perkins Syncro 2.8- and 3.6-liter EU Stage V engines. Enhanced Technology Top to Bottom Perkins engineers didn't stop with mechanical, fuel system and control upgrades when they designed the company's new EU Stage V engines, they took a fresh look at everything that impacted customer satisfaction right down to the oil filter.

California emission standards. Those were three dirty words for many in the construction industry at the turn of the century as the state was at the forefront of a nationwide push to clean up the discharge of the diesel engines it relied so heavily upon.

Perkins Engines Company Limited, a subsidiary of Caterpillar Inc., announced David Nicoll has joined the industrial large engine department as product manager. Effective Nov. 1, 2019, he is leading global strategy, product introductions and lifecycle management for Industrial 9.3 to 18 liter engines at the Mossville facility in Illinois.

The free Perkins My Engine App, which has already had more than 140,000 downloads, is now providing end users with access to engine service, maintenance and workshop manuals for UN ECE R96 Stage IIIA or below engines. Service, maintenance and workshop manuals are a critical tool used when servicing and maintaining an engine and include information on: Disassembly and Assembly Electrical System Systems Operation, Test and Adjust Specifications Troubleshooting Guide Operation and Maintenance "Up to now, manuals have always been available in paper format, but as changes are frequently made, it can be difficult for us to ensure end users always have the latest information when they require it," said Matt O'Sullivan, general manager — aftermarket.

Perkins has extended its Perkins Ecoplus range of filters with the addition of a newly designed oil filter. The Perkins Ecoplus oil filter has been fitted on the new EU Stage V Perkins Syncro 3.6 and 2.8 liter engines. Previously utilizing a spin-on oil filter across its engine range, Perkins has taken the opportunity to upgrade the filter as part of the design work undertaken on the new engine range.

Perkins newest dual-certified engine helps original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) comply with the EU Stage V's most stringent emission requirements. A collaborative approach drives Perkins to develop products based on each customers' unique wants and needs.

Perkins presented a dedicated team and new technologies focused on hybrid and electric power solutions that are relevant and adapted to meet the specific needs of construction machines at bauma 2019. Following a significant investment in hybrid engines and electrification research, Perkins is showing a range of technologies that will add real value to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) as they design the next generation of off-highway machines, the manufacturer said.

Perkins Engines launched its newest engine, the 403J-11T, at The Rental Show hosted by the American Rental Association (ARA). The new engine outputs 24 hp (18.4 kW) and 86 Nm (63.4 lb-ft) of torque and is particularly suited to power small construction equipment that is popular among North American rental fleets.

Perkins is showcasing its complete EU Stage V engine range, future technologies and aftermarket services and digital solutions at bauma Munich, April 8 to 14, 2019. Choice and customer collaboration, providing the right solutions for Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) will be central themes on the stand as Perkins exhibits its widest choice of engines for today and for the future.

The 1700 Series of engines takes Perkins industrial offering into a new power bracket, giving Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) the opportunity to extend the use of the company's engines across their range. The series offers excellent power density, allowing customers to downsize and save money, and take advantage of the cost of installation and ownership and robust and reliable performance.