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What the DPF?!?

Diesel Particulate Filters were introduced as away for the OEM to meet government mandated emission standards. Diesel particulates are trapped in the filter and build up over time. Most DPF systems require a “filter regeneration” which is a process that burns off the buildup of particulates in filter. This “regeneration” occurs while driving at highway speeds which can be a …

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Bus fleet to be sold off, converted to diesel

Here’s an interesting article we wanted to share with you about B.C. Transit’s decision to sell off their hydrogen busses and go to clean, efficient diesel models. “According to Burnaby’s Ballard Power Systems, which manufactures fuel cell engines, Whistler’s hydrogen buses cost $1.34 per kilometre to maintain, versus 65 cents per kilometre for diesel-powered buses.” Click below to read the article: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/bc-transit-s-90m-hydrogen-bus-fleet-to-be-sold-off-converted-to-diesel-1.2861060

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1,000,000 kms and counting!

Roger Ficko’s truck has seen a few kilometres.  In fact, his 1999 Ford F250 7.3L Super Duty diesel has seen enough kilometres to have circled the Earth — 25 times!  What’s his secret?  Regular maintenance and always using Stanadyne Performance Performance Formula diesel fuel additive. Roger is a manager of business and product development with Advanced Trenchless which has him driving …