Quantum Launches Natural Gas Fuel System Accredited Integrator Program and
Technology Workshop Series at ACT Expo in Washington, DC
LAKE FOREST, Calif., June 26, 2013
LAKE FOREST, Calif., June 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Quantum Fuel Systems
Technologies Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: QTWW), a global leader in natural gas
storage systems, integration and vehicle system technologies, today announced
the launch of its Natural Gas Fuel System Accredited Integrator Program and
Technology Workshop Series for light and medium-duty applications, at the 2013
ACT Expo held on June 24-27 in Washington, DC. Those who attend the workshop
and successfully complete additional requirements will qualify as 'Authorized
Integrators' for installation of Quantum's advanced light and medium-duty
natural gas fuel systems.
An inaugural technology workshop is scheduled to be held July 30-31, 2013 at
Quantum's Advanced Vehicle Concepts Center located in Lake Forest, California.
The workshop is intended to educate and train system installers and other
stakeholders in the industry on the fundamentals of natural gas fuel systems,
safety procedures, regulatory codes and industry standards, vehicle
integration methodologies and inspection and quality assurance procedures.
Participation in the inaugural workshop is limited and by invitation only.
Attendees at ACT Expo in Washington, DC have been offered the opportunity to
sign up for follow-on technology workshops in the coming months.
"We are pleased to offer this workshop and recognition program in response to
requests from our key customers," said Brian Olson, President and CEO of
Quantum. "This program leverages Quantum's experience in compressed natural
gas storage systems and vehicle integration and working with world's leading
automakers and natural gas vehicle system integrators. We also plan to use
this platform to seek feedback and gain additional insights into customer
Quantum currently produces one of the lightest and highest capacity natural
gas and hydrogen on-board storage systems in the world. Developed at Quantum's
technology campus in Lake Forest, California, Quantum's advanced natural gas
storage systems provide dramatic weight reduction, increased fuel storage
capacity, and the capability to quickly integrate these systems. Quantum
combines nearly 20 years of lightweight storage and system integration
experience with strong expertise in materials, system integration, vehicle
control software, emission and durability testing, validation, and
Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc. is a leader in the
innovation, development and production of natural gas fuel storage systems and
the integration of vehicle system technologies including engine and vehicle
control systems and drive-trains. Quantum produces one of the most innovative,
advanced, and light‐weight compressed natural gas storage tanks in the world
and supplies these tanks, in addition to fully‐integrated natural gas storage
systems, to truck and automotive OEMs and aftermarket and OEM truck
integrators. Quantum provides low emission and fast‐to‐market solutions to
support the integration and production of natural gas fuel and storage
systems, hybrid, fuel cell, and specialty vehicles, as well as modular,
transportable hydrogen refueling stations. Quantum is headquartered in Lake
Forest, California, and has operations and affiliations in the United States,
Canada, and India.
Forward Looking Statements:
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"continue," or the negative of these terms, and other comparable terminology.
Various risks and other factors could cause actual results, and actual events
that occur, to differ materially from those contemplated by the forward
looking statements. The technology workshop is not intended to be a
replacement for industry best practices, product manuals, engineering judgment
and codes and standards. Accreditation by Quantum is specific to Quantum's
systems and has not been authorized by any regulatory body or industry
association. The Company undertakes no obligation to update the information in
this press release to reflect events or circumstances after the date hereof or
to reflect the occurrence of anticipated or unanticipated events.
More information about the products and services of Quantum can be found at
http://www.qtww.com/ or you may contact:
Brion D. Tanous
CleanTech IR, Inc.
©2013 Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide, Inc.
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