Waukesha, WI, October 30, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- Odyne Systems, LLC, a leading manufacturer of hybrid systems for medium- and heavy-duty trucks, participated in the 2014 Green Fleet Conference & Expo. The conference provided an expert resource for vehicle and truck fleet professionals to learn new strategies for lowering cost of ownership, improving fleet efficiency, and staying up to date with the industry's latest technological advances.
As one of six Fuel Ambassadors from various organizations representing different alternative fuels and technologies, Odyne President and CEO Joe Dalum participated in the All-Fuels Super Session on Wednesday, October 29 at 2:00pm in Schaumburg. During the session, Dalum presented information about the use of electric drive in fleet applications, including plug-in hybrid electric drive technologies and infrastructure.
Dalum and other experts were available to meet and network with attendees throughout the conference, and provide insight on the latest technological advancements, products and resources for their respective fuels.
Odyne also participated in the 2014 Ride & Drive Event portion of the conference in cooperation with ComEd. An Odyne hybrid system powered Altec DL42BC digger derrick on an International 4300 chassis was featured in the Ride & Drive. The Odyne system provided increased efficiency during driving and an all-electric mode during stationary operations with the engine off.
About Odyne Systems, LLC
Odyne is a leader in hybrid drive systems for medium and heavy-duty vehicles. Odyne’s advanced plug-in hybrid technology enables trucks over 14,000 pounds to have substantially lower fuel consumption, lower emissions, improved performance, quieter job site operation and reduced operating and maintenance costs. Odyne has fielded more plug-in hybrid systems for large trucks throughout the United States than any other supplier. Odyne systems are modular and are integrated to powertrains during the new vehicle manufacturing process or are retrofit to existing truck chassis in various applications. The systems are sold and serviced through a worldwide distribution network including Altec, DUECO and Terex Utilities. Odyne has also authorized selected Allison Transmission distributors to service Odyne systems across North America. For further information, visit us at www.odyne.com
and follow us on Twitter @Odyne.