Quantum Awarded Record $9.3 Million Production Order for High Capacity Q-Lite™
CNG Fuel Storage Tanks for Heavy-Duty Trucks
LAKE FOREST, Calif., Sept. 25, 2013
LAKE FOREST, Calif., Sept. 25, 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
a record $9.3 million production contract for delivery of Q-Lite™ CNG storage
tanks for heavy-duty truck applications.
"This record production contract for Quantum reflects the accelerated growth
in the industry and is indicative of rapid compressed natural gas adoption
within the heavy-duty truck market, especially after the release of the CWI
11.9 liter natural gas engine," said Mr. Brian Olson, President and CEO of
Quantum. "We are excited to be providing cost-effective, high capacity,
lightweight CNG storage solutions to enable the transition to natural gas,
which at the same time is helping us continue to streamline and scale our
operations to meet the increasing demand," added Mr. Olson.
Quantum's premier Q-Lite™ natural gas storage tank is specifically designed
and engineered for OEM level truck applications and is the lightest and most
storage efficient large diameter tank on the market.
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 drivetrains. 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.
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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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