High-Performance CNG Walk-In Van from Agility, Freightliner and Morgan Olson

| USA: Costa Mesa CA

UPS van with Agility fuel system onboard at ACT Expo May 2018Agility Fuel Solutions, a leading global provider of clean fuel solutions for heavy-duty commercial vehicles, revealed a new compressed natural gas (CNG) Morgan Olson walk-in step van during the Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) EXPO in Long Beach, California. The vehicle uses an Agility 366NGTM natural gas engine, which is EPA certified and has CARB HD-OBD certification pending.

Agility developed an OEM-quality purpose-built CNG powertrain system, certified to meet regulatory requirements of the EPA.  Morgan Olson and Freightliner Custom Chassis provided the body/chassis integrated design with Agility’s fuel management module and fuel storage system for clean end-to-end vehicle integration.

The fully-integrated fuel system uses the Freightliner OEM fuel gauge, is engineered to OEM standards, and is purpose-built for the demands of the medium-duty industry.  All fuel fill, filtration, pressure control, and defuel functions are integrated into a single module for ease of use and serviceability.  Fuel storage options are available with a capacity of 30 or 33.4 gasoline gallon equivalents (GGE).

“We’re very excited to work with Morgan Olson to bring these walk-in vans to market.  OEM-grade installation and integrated logistics will ensure seamless delivery of quality CNG vehicles to the customer”, said Brad Garner, President of Agility’s Powertrain Systems business unit.  “Also, as a leading CNG systems supplier for over 20 years, Agility can provide walk-in van customers with simple, one-stop alt fuels parts, service, and training throughout North America.”

Rich Tremmel, Morgan Olson’s Vice President of Sales and Marketing, adds, “These CNG vehicles are an ideal solution for last-mile delivery and service fleets looking for a cost-effective and low-emissions alternative fuel. This Agility CNG fuel solution adds value to the Morgan Olson and FCCC chassis combination that we look forward to offering our customers going forward.” The walk-in van body manufacturer producing over 7,500 vehicles annually.

Agility Fuel Solutions’ product offerings include natural gas, hydrogen, and battery electric energy storage and delivery systems, Type 4 composite natural gas cylinders, propane and natural gas fuel systems, and propane dispensers. Agility offers solutions for a variety of vehicle types, including Class 8 trucks, refuse trucks, transit buses, school buses, concrete mixers, and delivery trucks.  Agility has been manufacturing and servicing safe and reliable clean fuel solutions for commercial vehicle fleets and OEMs for more than 20 years, logging billions of miles on the road per year.

For more information, visit booth 1237 at ACT EXPO this week or www.agilityfs.com.

Press contact: Charles A. Silio, VP – Strategy, Corporate Development, and Marketing at Agility Fuel Solutions: Telephone: +1 610 888 0992 or email csilio@agilityfs.com.

Source: Agility Fuel Solutions – a Corporate Sponsor of NGV Global

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