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Insite Energy, the heat metering and billing specialist, is calling for tougher regulations to protect consumers whose homes are attached to heat networks. The company warns that rising numbers of complaints are proving that self-regulation is inadequate and the time has come for change. Peter Westwood, Managing Director of Insite Energy, said today: “District heating […]

INDIANAPOLIS – Allison Transmission has announced the production of its 500,000th fully automatic 4000 Series™ transmission (November 10th, 2017). Benefiting a wide range of commercial-duty vehicles, the transmission series is used in applications that include refuse, construction, fire and emergency, distribution, coach and transit bus, and motorhomes. Allison began producing the 4000 Series transmission at […]

Driving simulator takes HMI support role in Level 4 autonomous driving Departed Driver Rescue and Exit Maneuver (DDREM) technology development AMSTERDAM – World-leading professional driving simulator specialist Cruden has supplied a simulator to a new research and development programme that could help save tens of thousands of lives on public roads every year. A Cruden […]

Swedish TNT contractor delivers around the clock with 10 Volvo FL trucks equipped with the fully automatic Allison 3000 Series™; reliability, productivity and ease of driving credentials make package ideal for UK fleets  STOCKHOLM – Br. Bäver Transport, one of Stockholm’s biggest haulage companies which primarily delivers air cargo for TNT in Sweden, has chosen […]

Use of premium fuel system cleaning product Cataclean reduces emissions by an average of 24% and improves fuel economy by almost 10% in fleet management company ARI study, conducted with the RAC Real-life, four-week test on 2016 Peugeot Partner HDI vans at work in London DPF (diesel particulate filter) regeneration cycle also improved Emissions and […]

New application with Volkswagen Caminhões e Ônibus is expected to commence testing in pilot fleets in 2018 Allison Transmission has announced that Volkswagen Caminhões e Ônibus will be using the Allison automatic transmission in its fully electric e-Delivery truck. Volkswagen’s e-Delivery is the first fully electric truck developed in Brazil and is equipped with an Allison […]

Space-saving and easy-to-install cascade system combines six Vitodens 200-W boilers to keep visitors warm at London’s new tourist attraction Viessmann boilers have been specified for the revamped Postal Museum, which has recently opened its doors to visitors after a major £26 m redevelopment supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund. The Museum’s home, Calthorpe House in […]

Allison Transmission, the world’s largest manufacturer of fully automatic commercial-duty transmissions, will promote the latest version of its fuel-saving software at Solutrans in Lyon (November 21-25; Hall 5.2, Stand 6U098). FuelSense® 2.0 featuring DynActive™ Shifting, delivers up to 6 percent additional fuel savings beyond the company’s original FuelSense software due to a combination of upgraded […]

ORLANDO, FL – Cruden, the leading designer, manufacturer and integrator of training and R&D simulators, will highlight the benefits of simulators to crew training for high speed boat handling, navigation, drills and tactics scenarios at I/ITSEC 2017. On booth 313, Cruden will offer live demonstrations of its fast small ship simulator that has been developed […]

Endangered tigers prefer underfloor heating!
17th October 2017

As they face their first winter in their new home, 11 rare tigers at Lincolnshire Wildlife Park’s new Bengal Gardens enclosure ignore straw beds for shelves heated by boilers donated by Viessmann Lincolnshire, UK – Keepers at the newly-opened Bengal Gardens at Lincolnshire Wildlife Park have found that their Bengal tigers prefer the underfloor heated […]