MTU and MTU Onsite Energy to present comprehensive power portfolio at ConExpo-Con/Agg 2014

Exhibits to include complete MTU Tier 4 diesel engine lineup for construction and industrial applications and mining as well as distributed energy solutions from MTU Onsite Energy

NOVI, Mich.--()--MTU and MTU Onsite Energy will showcase an all-encompassing, fully integrated product portfolio of power and propulsion systems for construction and industrial applications and mining at ConExpo-Con/Agg 2014. Rolls-Royce Power Systems brands MTU and MTU Onsite Energy will pack two exhibit areas with the latest in diesel engine and distributed energy technologies. As the international gathering place for professionals in the construction industries, ConExpo-Con/Agg 2014 takes place March 4-8 at the Las Vegas Convention Center and is expected to attract more than 125,000 attendees.

MTU – Booth No. 84430, South Hall

The MTU exhibit, located in the convention center’s South Hall, will feature the company‘s complete power range of EPA Tier 4 compliant engines specially developed for off-highway applications in the construction, industrial and agricultural sectors.

Highlighting the Tier 4 compliant series, the booth will feature a cutaway model of the Series 1500, an in-line 6-cylinder engine with selective catalyst reduction (SCR) exhaust aftertreatment that is designed with ease of installation for OEMs. The Series 1500 offers power ratings from 400 kW to 460 kW (536 bhp to 617 bhp). Also on display in the booth will be the Series 1000, covering a power range from 100 to 260 kW (134 to 349 bhp) with SCR, the Series 1300, covering a power range from 320 to 390 kW (429 to 523 bhp), the Series 1600, which is available for the power range 567 up to 730 kW (760 up to 979 bhp), as well as the MTU Onsite Energy Series 1600 Generator Set, rated at 500 kWe.

Additionally, engines from MTU’s Series 2000 and 4000 product lines, which are designed for heavy-duty mining applications such as mine haul trucks and excavators, will be on display, including the 16V 2000 and the 12V 4000. Both engines are Tier 4 final-compliant without the use of exhaust aftertreatment, a first for the mining and construction industries.

The all-new MTU Power Drive Unit, used for providing mechanical power to a variety of equipment, such as pumps, drills and various industrial machines, will also be featured. The new Power Drive Unit will utilize MTU’s SCR only Tier 4 final-compliant engine lineup, from the Series 1000 to the Series 1500. The MTU Power Drive Units will meet EPA Tier 4 emissions without using Diesel Particulate Filters (DPF) or Diesel Oxidation Catalysts (DOC). MTU is developing this product family with different power ranges, adaptations and for additional emission levels.

MTU Onsite Energy – Outdoor Booth No. 7764, Platinum Lot

Showcasing the latest in its distributed energy systems, the MTU Onsite Energy display will be located outside of the convention center in the Platinum Lot. On display will be the MTU OE Series 1600 Mobile Power Module, rated at 550 kWe, which can be used to provide flexible solutions for electrical power wherever it is needed, no matter how remote the construction site or mining operation.

ConExpo-Con/Agg attendees are also invited to visit the MTU ValueCare display located in the MTU exhibit. While there, attendees can learn about MTU and MTU Onsite Energy’s complete portfolio of genuine parts, expert service and remanufactured engines.

For more information about ConExpo 2014-Con/Agg 2014, visit www.conexpoconagg.com.

Press photos can be downloaded from the Rolls-Royce Power Systems website: http://www.rrpowersystems.com/press/press-pictures/

About MTU America Inc.

MTU America Inc. based in Novi, Michigan, is the American regional headquarters of Rolls-Royce Power Systems AG. It is responsible for the manufacture, development, sales and service of MTU and MTU Onsite Energy branded products in North and Latin America. Production facilities are located in Aiken, South Carolina and Mankato, Minnesota.

Rolls-Royce Power Systems AG, based in Friedrichshafen, Germany, is a world-leading provider of high- and medium-speed diesel and gas engines, drive systems, distributed energy systems and fuel injection systems for the most demanding requirements. The product portfolio includes MTU-branded high-speed engines and drive systems for ships, heavy land, rail and defense vehicles and for the oil and gas industry. Under the MTU Onsite Energy brand, the company sells diesel and gas-based power system solutions: from mission-critical to standby power to continuous power, heating and cooling. The Norwegian subsidiary Bergen Engines AS manufactures medium-speed engines for ships and power plants. L'Orange completes the portfolio with injection systems for large engines.

Rolls-Royce plc and Daimler AG each has a 50 percent shareholding in the company via a joint venture–Rolls-Royce Power Systems Holding GmbH. The company, which employs over 10,000 people, has been fully consolidated in the results of Rolls-Royce plc since January 2013. www.mtu-online.com

Contacts

MTU America Inc.
Gary Mason
Phone: +1 248 560 8480
E-mail: gary.mason@mtu-online.com
or
Agency Contact:
Stratacomm
Karah Davenport
Phone: +1 248 975 2824
E-mail: kdavenport@stratacomm.net

The MTU Onsite Energy Series 1600 generator set is rated at 500 kWe. (Photo: Business Wire)

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Contacts

MTU America Inc.
Gary Mason
Phone: +1 248 560 8480
E-mail: gary.mason@mtu-online.com
or
Agency Contact:
Stratacomm
Karah Davenport
Phone: +1 248 975 2824
E-mail: kdavenport@stratacomm.net