Caterpillar launches new range of 2.8 & 3.6-litre drop-in engines

Caterpillar has unveiled a range of drop-in engines, which are ready to get to work straight away, thanks to their ease of installation and dependable and robust design.

The new Cat C2.8 and C3.6 industrial power units (IPU) feature a highly Continue reading “Caterpillar launches new range of 2.8 & 3.6-litre drop-in engines”

Perkins expands IOPU engine range with new 2.8 and 3.6 litre offerings

Perkins is expanding its current Industrial Open Power Unit (IOPU) offering with the introduction of two new 2.8 and 3.6-litre models. The new IOPUs, part of the popular Perkins 904 Series family, has been designed to provide OEMs with access to plug-and-play power solutions that meet EU Stage V, U.S and EPA Tier 4 Final emission standards. Continue reading “Perkins expands IOPU engine range with new 2.8 and 3.6 litre offerings”

Perkins caps 85 years

By Mike Hayes for KHL.com,
13 September 2017

 

Perkins Engines has revealed a world first – an oil filler cap that tells you when to change your oil.

Smart cap
Perkins’ SmartCap

The device was unveiled by the firm at its 85th anniversary gala dinner, which took place within the UK’s Peterborough Cathedral.

Working with the free Perkins smart phone My Engine app, the SmartCap can track machine uptime, notify of service requirements and offer real-time location information. Continue reading “Perkins caps 85 years”