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2008-06-19
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Designed specifically for construction and agricultural equipment as well as industrial power units, Perkins’ 3.3-l 800D engines offer a 4% increase in power and a torque rise of 5% compared to predecessor engines, according to the company. For improved combustion efficiency, cylinder heads incorporate an advanced cross-flow design, and two-stage injection helps to ensure complete combustion without driving up in-cylinder pressure.
2008-06-19
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Perkins announced plans to build a new manufacturing facility in China to produce small- and medium-size diesel engines. The manufacturing facility in Wuxi, Jiangsu province, would initially produce the Perkins 400 Series, a range of three- and four-cylinder, liquid-cooled, naturally aspirated, and turbocharged indirect-injection engines.
2011-12-16
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Caterpillar Inc. plans to build a new, $150 million engine manufacturing facility in India that will produce Perkins-branded 4000 Series engines. A company spokesman told SAE Off-Highway Engineering that Caterpillar is “still not in a position to publically announce the location of the new facility,” and he declined to share the plant’s expected production volume.
2012-03-30
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Sustainability can take many guises apart from the obvious environmental one. There are also the economic and cultural facets to take into account.
2012-04-03
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Perkins launches its first Tier 4 Final emissions-compliant engine, the 400F.
2009-07-30
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Human beings have a very strong tendency to visualize the future as a near-linear projection of the present and recent past. This approach works well most of the time, at least until it encounters a so-called “Black Swan” event that sends society careening off on an entirely different path.
2011-06-29
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As the deadline for tighter emissions regulations looms closer, Perkins has upgraded its popular 400 Series engine to meet regulations that go into effect in 2013. The 400F meets Tier 4 Final / Stage IIIB regulations while requiring only minor changes for mounting.
2008-07-11
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The 800 Series from Perkins is a family of naturally aspirated and turbocharged 4 cylinder engines tailored to the medium-duty 47 to 62 kW (63 to 83 hp) off-highway equipment sector and offering a capacity of 3.3 L.
2008-07-11
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Perkins Engines adds the 403D-15T to its 400 series line—a 3-cylinder, 1.5 L, turbocharged unit producing 30 kW (40.2 hp).
2010-07-19
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Perkins’ engineers have responded to the highly technical challenge of Tier 4 by focusing on engine solutions that meet the needs of OEM customers.
2010-03-15
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Perkins Engines is exhibiting its full range of Tier 4 Interim/Stage IIIB compliant engines at this year’s Bauma.
2016-03-01
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With the European Commission announcing a Stage V criteria emissions regulation for off-highway, scheduled to phase-in as early as 2019, engine developers must adapt.
2016-04-13
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Perkins launched a new family of 4-cylinder, 2.8- and 3.6-L diesel engines that deliver 60 to 134 hp (45 to 100 kW). Citing modularity as a key element of this new engine platform, Ramin Younessi, President of Perkins, unveiled the Syncro 3.6-L engine in the company’s booth at Bauma 2016 in Munich.
2016-07-28
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Modeling and simulation continue to help suppliers and OEMs provide systems and vehicles that do more work while conserving fuel, reducing emissions and keeping costs in check. A broad range of tools come into play as engines and aftertreatment systems move through the design cycle.
2015-04-16
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Perkins' turbocharged aftercooled 2.2-L 400 Series model should be of particular interest to compact equipment manufacturers, especially for construction applications.
2015-04-15
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Most engine manufacturers hand the task of packaging the engine, cooling system, exhaust, aftertreatment, and controls off to a distributor or integrator, but Perkins' Jaz Gill says the company chose to take a different approach.
2013-05-10
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In the past, packaging new engine technologies had involved high levels of engineering resources, significant amounts of development time, and increased risk.
2014-01-08
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For many design teams, tighter emissions regulations have expanded the definition of a powertrain.
2014-04-09
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Perkins' Karl Vandermyde believes that the off-highway industry faces no foreseeable regulations that will require new diesel engine technologies, with current technologies being robust and capable of addressing all foreseeable standards.
2014-04-16
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The 1104D-E44 is a four-cylinder engine that offers higher levels of fuel tolerance and operational robustness while meeting Tier 3 equivalent, Stage IIIA emissions standards.
2014-10-20
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Meeting the cleanest emissions regulations ever with the phase-in of the Tier 4 Final and Stage IV imposed a new way to design and calibrate off-highway engines.
2013-04-29
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Perkins offers the single turbo 1206F-E70TA engine, delivering up to 151 kW (202 hp) at 2200 rpm with maximum torque of 870 N·m (642 lb·ft) at 1400 rpm.
2017-05-08
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OEMs can’t wait until the end of the process to think about how the machine and engine will be supported in the field. For attentive suppliers, that means innovations in modern diesel engines cannot be restricted just to combustion and emissions technologies any longer, says Perkins' Oliver Lythgoe.
2017-07-18
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The SmartCap telematics device can be used to monitor new and existing Perkins mechanical and electronic engines, sending data directly to the Perkins My Engine App.
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