July 2014 Posts
July 23, 2014
Mainstay Fuel Technologies and Fontaine Modification have reached an agreement to provide a turnkey process for the delivery and installation of CNG fuel systems on Class 8 heavy-duty, over-the-road tractors. Fontaine will install the back-of-cab and side-saddle CNG fuel storage, management and delivery systems manufactured by Mainstay.
Fontaine, North America’s most comprehensive provider of truck modification services, will perform the installations at its modification centers across the United States.
“Fontaine’s footprint and industry expertise will allow us to better serve our Class 8 fleet customers with a turnkey on-board CNG solution,” said Sam McEntyre, Mainstay COO. “We are honored and excited to collaborate with such a respected industry participant.”
Mainstay manufactures complete CNG fuel storage and delivery systems for Class 6, 7, and 8 heavy-duty trucks. Back-of-cab or side-saddle configurations are available from 30-220 DGE to meet various fleet range requirements.
“Mainstay’s highly engineered product line offers a range of options to satisfy customers’ needs for onboard CNG tanks,” says Paul Kokalis, president of Fontaine Modification. “With this agreement, our mutual customers will benefit from the combination of Mainstay’s top-quality systems and Fontaine’s fully engineered approach to installations. Our customers will get the complete package.”
For more information about Mainstay, call 864-655-6905. For more information about Fontaine Modification, call 800.FONTAINE (800.366.8246) or visit www.fontainemodification.com.
Mainstay Fuel Technologies designs, engineers and manufactures critical components used in vehicular CNG-powered fuel systems. Since 2006, the Company has produced and sold over 4,000 units/systems for medium and heavy duty commercial vehicles.
About Fontaine Modification
Based in Charlotte, N.C., Fontaine Modification has modification centers nationwide. These facilities are located in Laredo, Texas; Charlotte, N.C.; Cleveland, N.C.; Dublin, Va.; Gainesville, Ga.; Springfield, Ohio; and Williamstown, W.V. The Charlotte location also houses the company headquarters and Innovation Center for Research and Development. Fontaine uses established ship-thru agreements with all major truck manufacturers to streamline the final delivery process to the end-user.
Fontaine is a Marmon Highway Technologies (MHT) company. MHT companies support the transportation industry worldwide with a wide range of high-quality products and services. MHT companies are members of The Marmon Group, an international association of business units that operate independently within diverse business sectors. The Marmon Group is a Berkshire Hathaway Company.