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Eberspaecher acquires vehicle climate control specialist Kalori

Eberspaecher has announced that it has signed a contract to acquire French company Kalori SAS. The climate control specialist based in Lyon, France, develops and produces air-conditioning and ventilation systems for commercial and special vehicles. Through this acquisition, Eberspaecher is boosting its strategic focus on vehicle climate control for special markets. With a staff of

Eberspaecher names new North American president

Eberspaecher announced that it has named Oleg Riabtsev as president of Eberspaecher North America Climate Control. The move was effective as of Dec. 1. Riabtsev (pictured above) brings with him many years of experience in the automotive sector, OEM and aftermarket segments. He will be reporting directly to the head of business unit special markets at

Dealing with aftertreatment issues

If you’ve been paying attention to the most recent engine announcements, you’ll notice that the engine companies have spent a good deal of time highlighting the features of the aftertreatment system (ATS). That’s no accident—the ATS is extremely important, and the systems have advanced significantly in recent years. Before we dive into the details, here’s

Eberspaecher announces new aftertreatment products

  Eberspaecher, producers of exhaust technology and climate control solutions, announced its next generation 1Box aftertreatment system offering a compact design adaptable for medium- and heavy-duty trucks. Eberspaecher’s 1Box aftertreatment system integrates the diesel oxidation catalyst (DOC), diesel particulate filter (DPF) and selective catalytic reduction (SCR) into one package. According to the company, it also

Eberspaecher expands its Brighton, Michigan facility

Eberspaecher is expanding its production capacity for commercial vehicle exhaust systems in the U.S., opening an expanded facility in Brighton, Mich., which has more than tripled in size to 34,000 sq. ft. The plant is specifically designed for the production of commercial vehicle exhaust systems that meet the strict EPA 2010 emissions standard and serves as a

Winterization warrior: Battle the elements with these equipment solutions

The blistering dog days of summer burn off into crisp, cool nights. A chill creeps down your spine when you leave for work without a jacket. The air smolders with the smell of burning leaves and the trees reflect a kaleidoscope of color as your productive rigs roll down the road. You know what’s coming.

Eberspaecher releases Hydronic S3 Economy engine pre-heater

Eberspaecher has released its new Hydronic S3 Economy (5kW) engine pre-heater. This is the third generation of the Hydronic series, which offers stepless heating power control and works with all popular types of fuel, according to Eberspaecher. The design offers an encapsulated fair motor, separation of hot and cold components and an electronically commutated motor. Additional features of the new pre-heater, according

Don’t sit idly by: Putting idle reduction solutions to work saving money, retaining drivers

Trucks are made to be in motion. When efficiency is judged by MPG, the truck’s worst fuel efficiency is when the truck sits still. Idling burns fuel and can lead to increased maintenance issues. That’s why a number of idle reduction solutions are gaining ground with fleet managers aiming to lower diesel usage costs and

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Eberspächer showcases fuel-operated heating products at MATS 2015

Eberspächer gives Fleet Equipment an inside look at their top selling products during the 2015 Mid-America Trucking Show in Louisville, Ky. Stay tuned for more FE Video coverage and more news from the show.

Espar revealing new name, branding

Since 1973, Espar has delivered the Eberspaecher brand of products to the North American marketplace. Espar is proud to announce that it will officially assume the Eberspaecher name in the North American marketplace, while still maintaining Espar as a legal business entity. This year marks the 150-year anniversary of Eberspaecher, a family-owned Germany-based company. “Based