HOTSTART Hires Regional Market Manager for Railroad Market

November 5, 2015

Spokane, Wash. –  HOTSTART is pleased to announce the hiring of Casey Hall as Market Manager for the Railroad sector. He will be responsible for sales and account management for locomotive engine heating products to the railroad market of the United States and Canada.

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Discontinuation Notice for HOTSTART OWT Oil Heater

November 3, 2015

As of January 1, 2016, the OWT model heating system will no longer be offered. As OWT oil heaters reach the end of their operating life, these models may need to be replaced with alternative oil heating systems. HOTSTART is discontinuing the OWT model due to low demand and redundant...

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HOTSTART Idle Reduction Systems Featured in Railway Age

October 29, 2015

HOTSTART recently attended the 2015 Railway Interchange in Minneapolis, MN. During the event, Railway Age featured HOTSTART's Idle Reduction Systems in their daily show e-newsletter. Check out the full article at the link below.

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HOTSTART Offers New Oil Heating Systems

October 23, 2015

Spokane, Wash. –  HOTSTART, an international engine heating technology company, recently added new oil heater systems to its large capacity heater offerings. The oil heaters are designed to heat vital engine fluids allowing for clean, full power startups in marine, stationary power, mining and large equipment applications.  Keeping vital fluids heated...

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HOTSTART GenSet Engine Heating Case Study

October 16, 2015

In the generator set market, forced circulation heating systems are often touted as being a forward-thinking, environmentally-friendly, high efficiency alternative to the traditional thermosiphon engine heater. However, these claims often lack quantitative evidence. Facilities managers, tasked with purchasing engine heating systems for data center generators, must then decide whether the...

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HOTSTART Exhibiting at MarineTec China 2015

October 15, 2015

Spokane, Wash. – Visit HOTSTART at the 2015 MarineTec China exhibition, Hall N3 booth N3C43-2, in Shanghai, China December 1-4 and learn the benefits of preheating marine propulsion and auxiliary engines for the shipping industry. Engine preheating solutions keep engines warm and ready to start while in standby mode.

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HOTSTART Exhibiting at Power Gen 2015

October 15, 2015

Spokane, Wash. – Visit HOTSTART at the 2015 POWER-GEN International, booth #5223, in Las Vegas, NV December 8-10, 2015 and learn how you can reduce electrical consumption and maximize energy efficiency with HOTSTART engine preheaters in your planned and existing generator set installations.

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HOTSTART Exhibits at Railway Interchange 2015

September 1, 2015

Spokane, Wash. - HOTSTART will be exhibiting at Railway Interchange 2015 this October 4-6 in Minneapolis, MN. Visit HOTSTART at our indoor exhibit booth #3131 and our outdoor exhibit booth #518 to see the latest layover heaters for the locomotive industry. 

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Discontinuation Notice for HOTSTART KBC Battery Charger

August 11, 2015

Effective January 1, 2016, HOTSTART will discontinue the KBC battery charger product line. This discontinuation affects all battery chargers intended for locomotive and heavy equipment applications.

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HOTSTART Complies with New EU Standards

July 17, 2015

To promote responsible use of energy resources, the European Commission is changing the requirements for pumps and pump systems bearing the CE mark, per Commission Regulation (EU) No. 622/2012. In order to maintain compliance with EU safety, health, and environmental protection requirements, HOTSTART will sell CE-marked CSMs with a new, high-efficiency pump beginning August 1, 2015.

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