Dalian Diesel Engine Division of FAW Jiefang Truck Co., Ltd. started production
of Deutz Euro 3 emissions level 260 horsepower BF6M1013-26E3 diesel engines on
October 16, a significant step in the company's long time relationship with Deutz
AG. The engine will be an available option in FAW Group's Jiefang commercial truck
range. Attendees at the launch ceremony included Mr. Jin Yi, vice president of
FAW Group, Mr. Peter Kissel from Deutz AG, Mr. Xu Xianping, general manager of
FAW Jiefang Truck Co., Ltd., Mr. Yao Jingchao, manager of the Dalian Diesel Engine
Division, and Mr. Wang Chengmin, vice mayor of Dalian.
the signing of a technical transfer agreement between FAW Group and Deutz AG on
November 26 2002, the joint venture has introduced a broad product range of advanced
diesel engines. The 39 engine models currently produced include Deutz's legendary
1013, 2012, and 2013 series water-cooled in-line diesel engines ranging in size
from 4.76 to 7.14 liters with available horsepower from 122 to 300.
strong performance, high torque ratings, and low operating costs, FAW Group¡¯s
Deutz series of engines are extremely popular in medium and heavy truck, municipal
bus, and luxury tourist coach applications. "Due to the high level of technical
cooperation between FAW Group and Deutz AG, the Dalian Diesel Engine Division
boasts one of the most advanced diesel engine assembly lines in China, with highly
trained personnel utilizing the latest equipment and machinery. The introduction
of this exciting new Euro 3 engine will further enhance the competitiveness of
Jiefang commercial trucks in the domestic and global markets," said FAW Group
Vice President Jin Yi at the ceremony.
AG is an independent manufacturer of diesel and gas engines. The company offers
a complete product range from 4 to 4000 kW for all areas of application, tailor-made
to customers' needs with superior life-cycle cost advantages. Noted for design
innovation and outstanding after-sales service, Deutz has a global reach with
subsidiaries and strategic partners in 130 countries around the world.
Dalian Diesel Engine Division of FAW Jiefang Truck Co., Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary
of FAW Group, is a world class producer of quality light-duty, mid-range, and
high-horsepower diesel engines for a diverse range of applications including commercial
trucks, industrial, marine, power generation, and agriculture.