January, 2018 – AVE members were out in force at the North American International Auto Show, where AVE member Achates Power, Inc. and Saudi Aramco’s US-based subsidiary Aramco Services Company demonstrated a light-duty truck with an Opposed-Piston Gasoline Compression Ignition (OPGCI) Engine. The Achates Power OP Engine has the potential to revolutionize the internal combustion engine. The collaboration is part of a larger R&D program to develop a full range of sustainable transport technologies. Please visit: http://bit.ly/apinaias for high-res images of the Achates Power Opposed-Piston Engine.
January, 2018 – AVE is a sponsor of SAE International’s Government/Industry meeting in Washington, D.C. from January 24 – 26. Held in conjunction with the Washington Auto Show, the convention will feature speakers from the auto and auto supplier industries along with leaders in the EPA. Paul Machiele, Fuels Director of the EPA is the general chair. More information about the conference can be found at http://www.sae.org/events/pdf/gim/2018_gim_guide.pdf
January 24, 2018 – SAVE THE DATE for AVE’s Technology Day on Capitol Hill, March 15 at 101 Constitution Ave. NW. For more information, email Jeff Breneman or call our Special Events Line, 1-877-255-2447.