PitPoint’s Erik Büthker Awarded Pin for European Standardization Work

| The Netherlands, Nieuwegein
Erik Buthker (left) receives NEN Pin Award

Erik Büthker (left) receives NEN Pin Award

Every two years, CEN and CENELEC (the European standardization organizations) distinguish presidents and secretaries of technical committees who have made an exceptional contribution to standardization in Europe. On 6 December 2017, the ‘Pin Award 2017 Ceremony’ took place at the new premises of the CEN-CENELEC Management Center in Brussels. Erik Büthker, Business Development Manager for PitPoint Fuels, was one of ten selected nominees, who eventually received the special mark of appreciation. Read more »

Carrier Transicold CNG-Powered Supra® Wins at Stratégie Logistique

| France, Rueil Malmaison

Carrier Supra Refrigerant SystemThree weeks after its world premiere at Solutrans 2017, Carrier Transicold’s new compressed natural gas (CNG)-powered Supra® multi-temperature truck refrigeration prototype unit has won the Sustainable Innovation award from Stratégie Logistique. The prototype unit also received the bronze Innovation award at Solutrans. The new unit is a high performance, sustainable solution that helps significantly reduce emissions and increase operator efficiencies. Carrier Transicold is a part of UTC Climate, Controls & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corp.  Read more »

Carrier Transicold’s CNG Refrigeration on CNG-Powered Trucks

| France, Lyon
Petit Forestier: with Carrier Supra CNG Refrigerant System

Dual-usage CNG (Image: Petit Forestier)

Carrier Transicold’s new compressed natural gas (CNG)-powered Supra® multi-temperature truck refrigeration prototype unit has won the Solutrans 2017 Innovation Award (bronze) in the equipment category. Displayed at the event held at Lyon Eurexpo, the new unit is a high performance, sustainable solution that helps significantly reduce emissions and increase operator efficiencies.  Read more »

Daily Hi-Matic Natural Power Part of Iveco Award-winning Range

| United Kingdom, London

IVECO Blue Power LCVThe Daily Blue Power – IVECO’s new sustainable range for unlimited delivery in urban areas – was recently voted International Van of the Year 2018 by a panel of 25 senior commercial vehicle journalists from across Europe. In the range is the Daily Hi-Matic Natural Power, the first Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) vehicle with an 8-speed automatic gearbox in the LCV industry. Read more »

San Bernardino County TA Honoured for CNG Tow Truck Program

| USA< San Bernardino CA

Airport Mobile Towing San BernardinoSan Bernardino County Transportation Authority (SBCTA) was awarded with the “Model Community Achievement” award by the South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) at the district’s 29th Annual Clean Air Awards honoring entities who are making significant contributions to cleaner air in the Southland. SBCTA was honoured for its use of CNG-powered tow trucks. Read more »

Scania Scores Distribution Category for 2018 Sustainable Truck of the Year

| Italy, Trento

Scania P Series - Sustainable Truck of 2018 (Distribution)The Scania gas-fuelled P-series truck has been selected as Sustainable Truck of the Year 2018 in Italy for the Distribution category. The Italian award is organized by Vado e Torno, one of the main trucking magazines in Italy. Read more »

Volvo Trucks wins Sustainable Truck of the Year 2018

| Italy and Sweden

Volvo FH hill climbing in SpainItaly’s Sustainable Truck of the Year 2018 award has this year gone to Volvo Trucks for its new natural gas and biogas trucks. It was handed over at a ceremony in connection with the Ecomondo exhibition in Rimini on November 7, where the Swedish vehicle manufacturer won first prize in the tractor category with the new Volvo FH LNG. Read more »

CNG Fuels a Winner at UK LowCVP Awards

| United Kingdom, Solihull
UK Waitrose Scania fills with biomethane

(Image: Matt Howell, UK)

CNG Fuels’ achievement in offering road transport operators a cost-effective, low carbon alternative to diesel won an award from the Low Carbon Vehicle Partnership at its Low Carbon Champions Awards last night. CNG Fuels develops, owns and operates Bio-CNG distribution infrastructure including refuelling stations, trailers and vehicles in the UK. Read more »

Ryder’s NGV Solutions Contribute to 9th Consecutive Award

| USA, Miami Fl

Ryder LNG Truck 2016Ryder System, Inc., a leader in U.S. commercial fleet management, dedicated transportation, and supply chain solutions, has been named an Inbound Logistics Green Supply Chain Partner for the ninth consecutive year. Inbound Logistics editors have selected 75 companies that demonstrate a deep commitment to green initiatives in transportation and supply chain sustainability for the magazine’s annual “G75” issue. Read more »

Oasis Engineering wins NZ Export Awards Double

| New Zealand, Tauranga
Oasis Engineering - Andy with Minister Simon Bridges

Hon Simon Bridges MP, Minister for Economic Development (L), congratulates Andy Cameron (R)

Oasis Engineering Ltd, a New Zealand company that has engineered parts for all major Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) companies worldwide, has been living life in the fast lane, culminating in export awards for Andy Cameron, Managing Director and Felipe Aquilera, Sales Engineer. “It’s been quite a quarter,” says Cameron, “and these awards just put an exclamation mark on it.” Read more »