Aug 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. Discontinued KBC Battery Charger.
Jul 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. After this date, high-efficiency pumps will become standard components for CSM models intended for use or sale in the EEA, or that otherwise require the CE mark.
Jun 25, 2015
The HOTSTART Softball Charity Challenge, now in its 7th year, is a friendly intra-company charity event that raises thousands of dollars for a worthy local cause. The 2015 “Us Vs. Them” Softball Charity Challenge will be held August 22nd, 2015 at 4pm at Orchard Park in Spokane Valley and will benefit Inland Northwest Youth Boxing.
Jun 23, 2015
Effective October 1, 2015, HOTSTART will discontinue the intake air heater product line. This discontinuation affects all intake-mounted air inlet heaters intended for generator, heavy equipment and marine applications. Discontinued Air Heaters.
Feb 25, 2015
As of April 15, 2015, the 12 kW, 208 V, 60 Hz single-phase variant (CSM11208-000) of the CSM series will no longer be offered. For customers seeking a forced circulation heating system for large engines with an available 208 volt, single-phase power source (4500 to 6000 cubic inches or 75 to 100 liter displacement), HOTSTART recommends selecting the 10.5 kilowatt, 208 volt, 60 hertz, single-phase CSM variant (CSM11058-000). The 10.5 kW CSM variant is specifically designed as a direct replacement for CSM11208-000 and is capable of meeting the heating requirements of engines 75 liters to 100 liters in size.
Feb 25, 2015
Spokane, Wash. – HOTSTART, an international engine heating technology company, recently added two new idle reduction systems to their heater offerings. The DLV Coolant/Lube Oil Heating System and the CLV Coolant Heating System are designed to heat vital engine fluids and maintain the temperature of the prime mover in cold weather.
Aug 20, 2014
SPOKANE, Wash. – HOTSTART recently launched four new international websites in support of increasing global sales efforts. The four websites feature HOTSTART’s six major markets, engine heater product information and operation manuals in French, German, Japanese and Spanish.
Jul 17, 2014
The HOTSTART Softball Charity Challenge, now in its 6th year, is a friendly intra-company charity event that raises thousands of dollars for a worthy local cause. The 2014 “Us Vs. Them” Softball Charity Challenge will be held August 16th, 2014 at 4pm at Orchard Park in Spokane Valley and will benefit Ayla James.
Jun 19, 2014
Spokane, Wash. – HOTSTART’s new Small Capacity Oil Heating System is the latest offering for the Oil and Gas market. The OSE is a compact oil heating system which features a pump and automatic controls to heat and circulate oil in small compressors.
Jun 19, 2014
Spokane, Wash. – HOTSTART is pleased to announce the direct contracting of Mr. Xavier Piani as Market Manager in support of the French marketplace. Piani, formerly of Synholon, has been a Master Distributor for HOTSTART since 1998 and brings with him 15 years of expertise and knowledge of the French engine heating market.