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General Motors Executive to Join Caterpillar's Board of Directors

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 9:15pm

DEERFIELD, Ill., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) announced today that Gerald Johnson has been elected to the Caterpillar board of directors effective March 1, 2021.

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  • DEERFIELD, Ill., Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) announced today that Gerald Johnson has been elected to the Caterpillar board of directors effective March 1, 2021.
  • Johnson, 58, is executive vice president of Global Manufacturing at General Motors (GM) Company, a role he has held since 2019.
  • His skills and insight will complement our board, and I look forward to working with him."
  • Johnson joins 11 other members on Caterpillar's board of directors and will serve on the Public Policy and Governance Committee.

Rexnord Corporation Adds Don Butler to Board of Directors

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 9:30pm

Rexnord Corporation (NYSE: RXN) announced today that Don Butler, a retired senior business executive who has held key leadership positions with General Motors and Ford, joined the companys Board of Directors effective February 25, 2021.

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  • Rexnord Corporation (NYSE: RXN) announced today that Don Butler, a retired senior business executive who has held key leadership positions with General Motors and Ford, joined the companys Board of Directors effective February 25, 2021.
  • Don joins the board at an exciting time, said Todd A. Adams, Rexnord Chairman, President and CEO.
  • Headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Rexnord is comprised of two strategic platforms, Process & Motion Control and Water Management, with approximately 6,600 employees worldwide.
  • All forward-looking statements included in this release are based upon information available to Rexnord Corporation as of the date of the release, and Rexnord Corporation assumes no obligation to update any such forward-looking statements.

Global Data Center Generator Outlook to 2026: Rising Deployment Of Edge Data Centers & Snowballing Construction Of Hyperscale Data Centers

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 2:15pm

DUBLIN, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Data Center Generator - Global Outlook and Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • DUBLIN, Feb. 25, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Data Center Generator - Global Outlook and Forecast 2021-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The data center generator market by revenue is expected to grow at a CAGR of 4% during the period 2021-2026.
  • The global data center generator market research report includes a detailed segmentation by generator capacities, systems, tier standards, geography.
  • Caterpillar, Cummins, Generac, MTU, Mitsubishi, and Kohler hold a significant percentage of the global data center generator market share for diesel systems.

DIESEL OUTBOARDS, LLC Partners with NORTHPOINT COMMERICAL FINANCE for Dealer Floor Planning

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 1:48pm

"Our OXE diesel outboards dealer network can now offer a full lineup of our products to commercial, government, and recreational users, enhancing dealership success.

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  • "Our OXE diesel outboards dealer network can now offer a full lineup of our products to commercial, government, and recreational users, enhancing dealership success.
  • Northpoint Commercial Finance was created by floorplan industry veterans highly experienced in forming and managing specialty finance programs.
  • Diesel Outboards, LLC, a division of the Outdoor Network, is a primary source for OXE Diesel outboards in the United States.
  • Diesel Outboards, LLC provide high-performance OXE Diesel outboards for commercial, government, and recreational applications through the dealership network.

Cummins Promotes Five Leaders to Vice President

Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 1:00pm

Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) announced today that several leaders were named vice presidents, effective March 1.

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  • Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) announced today that several leaders were named vice presidents, effective March 1.
  • They are highly capable leaders who consistently champion our leadership behaviors and live Cummins' values in all they do.
  • Gary Johansen Vice President, Power Systems Engineering
    Johansen has been with Cummins since 1987 and has worked in many parts of the company over the course of his career.
  • Jason Wang Vice President, Partnerships and Joint Ventures China Area Business Organization
    Wang joined Cummins in 2009 as the Plant Manager of Cummins Generator Technologies (CGT) China.

Construction Underway On Fading West Development's Modular Home Manufacturing Facility

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 6:00pm

"We are excited to expand our vision throughout Colorado and the western United States by creating beautiful, high quality, affordable homes," says Fading West Development's CEO Charlie Chupp.

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  • "We are excited to expand our vision throughout Colorado and the western United States by creating beautiful, high quality, affordable homes," says Fading West Development's CEO Charlie Chupp.
  • The Fading West Building System's factory will produce modular homes and apartments using Toyota's Production System, commonly called LEAN, to eliminate waste throughout the entire construction value stream.
  • Fading West Development is looking to work with landowners and developers around the Mountain West who are interested in helping solve their communities' housing needs.
  • Fading West Development works to do good in the world by creating high quality, architecturally interesting communities for the workforce homebuyer across the Mountain West.

Omnitek Engineering Receives EURO VI Certification for 13-Liter Natural Gas Engine

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 1:30pm

Omnitek Engineering Corp. (OTCQB: OMTK) today announced the company has received EURO VI Phase-E certification for its OT13 heavy-duty natural gas engine.

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  • Omnitek Engineering Corp. (OTCQB: OMTK) today announced the company has received EURO VI Phase-E certification for its OT13 heavy-duty natural gas engine.
  • The availability of a competitively priced EURO VI Phase-E heavy-duty 13-liter natural gas engine, coupled with the rapidly emerging build-out of the natural gas fueling infrastructure, should further accelerate the deployment of natural gas heavy-duty vehicles around the world, and we expect strong demand for our engine, said Werner Funk, president and chief executive officer of Omnitek Engineering Corp.
  • He noted achieving the EURO VI Phase-E emissions standard was the result of extensive engine development initiatives and the incorporation of Omniteks patented natural gas engine management system components and a high-efficient catalytic converter.
  • In addition, the price delta between diesel and natural gas makes the utilization of natural gas engines particularly attractive to fleet operators, Funk said.

RoadDB Crowdsourced 3D Maps, Localization Software Meet Automaker Requirements for Automated Driving

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 6:19pm

RoadDBs crowdsourced 3D maps and its localization software for automated driving in consumer vehicles have passed field trials with BMW, GM, Honda, Toyota, and Volkswagen.

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  • RoadDBs crowdsourced 3D maps and its localization software for automated driving in consumer vehicles have passed field trials with BMW, GM, Honda, Toyota, and Volkswagen.
  • Automated driving in consumer vehicles requires a 3D roadmap with more detail and accuracy than for navigation or advanced driver assistance systems.
  • RoadDB has developed its software from the ground up by working with major automakers to meet their requirements for functionality, cost, and ease of implementation.
  • RoadDB provides a disruptive software solution for road data and localization for automated driving products (SAE Level 2+ to Level 4) in consumer vehicles.

Automotive Powertrain Cooling System Market 2021-2025 | Increasing Production of Bigger Engine Vehicles to Emerge as Key Driver | Technavio

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 4:00pm

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    Automotive Powertrain Cooling System Market: Increasing production of bigger engine vehicles drive growth
    The production of bigger engine vehicles is increasing because downsized engines give rise to higher engine temperatures and lead to increased amounts of emissions.
  • For instance, Volkswagen, Renault, and General Motors have canceled the production of certain models of downsized engine vehicles in 2019 in favor of bigger engine vehicles.
  • Automotive Powertrain Cooling System Market: High dependence on internal combustion engine vehicles
    Automotive powertrain cooling systems are mainly used in internal combustion engines as they produce massive amounts of heat, which needs an efficient cooling system to prevent overheating.
  • Automotive Powertrain Cooling System Market: Major Vendors
    This report provides information on the production, sustainability, and prospects of several leading companies, including:

Raptor Technologies® Expands Partnership with the School District of Palm Beach County Florida

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 2:03pm

HOUSTON, Feb. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Raptor Technologies , the nations leading provider of K-12 integrated school safety software, today announced an expanded partnership with the School District of Palm Beach County (Palm Beach) to add Raptor Emergency Management software to its security measures.

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  • HOUSTON, Feb. 23, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Raptor Technologies , the nations leading provider of K-12 integrated school safety software, today announced an expanded partnership with the School District of Palm Beach County (Palm Beach) to add Raptor Emergency Management software to its security measures.
  • The collaboration with Palm Beach and the District Police Department has been ideal as we have worked together to integrate Raptor emergency management software with the Palm Beach security protocols, stated Gray Hall, CEO of Raptor Technologies.
  • Raptor has successfully implemented their school safety solutions in nearly 50 percent of the nations top 100 largest school districts, including Miami-Dade County Public Schools (Florida), Houston Independent School District (Texas), Broward County Public Schools (Florida), Shelby County Schools (Tennessee), and Brevard Public Schools (Florida).
  • Founded in 2002 with the mission to protect every child, every school, every day, Raptor solutions include: Raptor Visitor Management, Raptor Emergency Management and Raptor Volunteer Management.