- Lean, mean, gas-burning machine. Bunting, Alan // Automotive Engineer;Feb98, Vol. 23 Issue 2, p73
Focuses on the use of Impco electronic mixture control system in the lean-burn liquefied natural gas fuelled Eagle TXSi engine of VarityPerkins in the U.S. Assessment of the burning effects of leaking fuel; Accounts on the thermal efficiency of gas engines; Safety measures in natural gas...
- Improved 1000 series. // Modern Power Systems;Mar97, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p55
Reports on VarityPerkins' launching of its New 1000 Series diesel engine portfolio into the European market. Features include cylindrical head design; Precision-engineered fuel-injection system; Fastram combustion system.
- Another engine added to range. // European Power News;Dec97, Vol. 22 Issue 12, p20
Features VarityParkins' 1004-42 electric generator engine. Specifications; Capabilities; Design; Applications.
- Detroit Diesel ends Perkins distribution. Cullen, David // Fleet Owner;Nov96, Vol. 91 Issue 11, p88
Reports on the conclusion of a distribution collaboration between Detroit Diesel Corp. and VarityPerkins. Plans of Perkins to establish a direct distribution structure; Comments from company officials.
- Lucas Varity wins Â£80 million engine order. // Automotive Engineer;Jun97, Vol. 22 Issue 5, p16
Reports the signing of VarityPerkins for the engine and parts supply agreement with NACCO Materials Handling Group Inc. (NMHG). Brand names marketed by NMHG; Volume of series engine to be supplied; Schedule for the delivery of the supply.
- JV for India. // International Construction;Nov97, Vol. 36 Issue 11, p96
Focuses on the joint venture formed by VarityPerkins with Simpson & Co. Objective of the venture.
- Fastram system improving engine performance. // Modern Power Systems;Apr97, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p73
Reports on Peterborough, England-based VarityPerkins' introduction of its new 1000 Series diesel engine. Features; Focus on the Fastram combustion system developed by VarityPerkins for the engine; Benefits brought by Fastram's characteristics to the performance of the 1000 Series diesel engine.
- Tractor trailer. // Professional Engineering;03/12/97, Vol. 10 Issue 5, p6
Reports that VarityPerkins has signed a contract to supply engines to tractor maker Case.
- For your eyes only. // Current Health 2;May92, Vol. 18 Issue 9, p8
Explains how to choose a pair of sunglasses. Price range; Labeling system adopted by the US Food and Drug Administration and the Sunglasses Association of America; Cosmetic, general purpose and special purpose sunglasses; Choice of lens colors; How to test sunglasses before buying them.