Katcon Global S.A. confirmed as Exhibitor of the Diesel Emissions Conference & ARLA 32 Forum Brazil 2011

Katcon Global S.A. has been confirmed as Exhibitor for the Diesel Emissions Conference & ARLA 32 Forum Brazil 2011, taking place on the 5 –7 April 2011, Renaissance, Sao Paulo, Brazil. The conference will discuss developments of PROCONVE P7 diesel emissions legislation for heavy duty trucks, future legislation for non-road vehicles, and the possible return of diesel passenger cars in Brazil. The conference will also discuss the latest technologies being used to reduce NOx, PM & CO2 emissions from vehicles and improve air quality, including: Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR); Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR); Diesel Particulate Filters (DPF); and hybrid technology; as well as alternative fuels including biodiesel.

Following the conference, the ARLA 32 Forum will discuss the latest developments and technologies in Brazil’s new and exciting ARLA 32 market, providing updates on critical issues such as the need for a sustainable ARLA 32 infrastructure, and ensuring good quality AdBlue for the Brazilian truck market.

The conference has already attracted huge interest from the global automotive industry, due to its comprehensive programme and vast list of expert speakers, including: João Irineu Medeiros, Engineering Director, FPT Powertrain; Philippe Jean, Head of Unit, Automotive Division, DG Industry & Enterprise, European Commission; Maria Antonieta Andrade de Souza, Adviser to Board of Directors, ANP; Alexandre Parker, Governmental & Institutional Affairs, Volvo do Brasil and Domingos Carapinha, Head of Engine Engineering, MWM International.

Laurent Souvay, Program and Sales Manager at Katcon said “Based on solid experience and knowledge developed on exhaust system, Katcon is proposing cost effective solution for OEM and retrofit applications, to achieve Euro V / PROCONVE P7 on large engine displacement range up to 12L.

Katcon DPF and SCR systems are turn key solutions including dosing control of Fuel for DPF regeneration and ARLA 32 / ADBLUE for SCR. All products are adapted to customer specific needs to offer the best solution at the best competitive cost.”

Amy Edwards, Director of Conferences at Integer said “We are thrilled to welcome Katcon Global S.A. as Exhibitor at this year’s Diesel Emissions Conference & ARLA 32 Forum Brazil 2011. These are exciting times for the diesel emissions market in Brazil, with PROCONVE P7 legislation due to be implemented in 2012. This has generated global interest in the ARLA 32 market; however there are a number of key issues to be solved before the market can reach its maximum potential. With Integer’s experience in developing focused, strategic conferences for automotive stakeholders, combined with the potential of the diesel emissions and ARLA 32 markets in Brazil, we expect this brand new conference to be one of our best yet”.

Further information on the conference can be found by visiting www.integer-research.com/conferences/dec-brazil

About Katcon Global S.A.

KATCON is a global exhaust system designer and manufacturer. With R&D center and manufacturing location in Mexico, USA, Europe, China, India, Australia, South Africa and Venezuela, Katcon is offering exhaust gas treatment solution. In total Katcon operates from 5 R&D centres and 8 manufacturing plants worldwide.

Katcon abilities are covering design, development, engineering, analysis, testing, and manufacturing capability in exhaust system and after-treatment solutions.

All Katcon locations are quality certified ISO/TS 16949:2009 and are operating with International manufacturing methods and equipment.

About Integer

Integer is a leading independent provider of research, data, analysis and consultancy services across a growing range of global commodities markets. Within the Automotive Industry, we work extensively with diesel emissions stakeholders around the world to help them understand changes in emissions legislation and determine the best strategy to respond and succeed.

The Diesel Emissions Conference Series is built on this strong foundation of market knowledge and insight. Our existing expertise in this market means that at each event, we are able to bring together the world’s most influential stakeholders from the sector, to evaluate the most pressing issues affecting their businesses.

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