Air compressor and fluid power specialist Ingersoll Rand has launched Ingersoll Rand Transport Solutions (IRTS), focused on the development of vehicle-mounted transport solutions and fuel systems for the fuel transportation market.
The new initiative follows the merger of Ingersoll Rand and Gardner Denver, which completed in March 2020. IRTS will act as an umbrella organisation for four global brands: Gardner Denver Transport Solutions for bulk and liquid transfer solutiosn and electric compressors, GHH RAND for bulk compressor tanker solutions, EMCO Wheaton Fuel Systems for road tanker equipment and fleet fuelling sysetms and TODO dry break couplers.
Paul Pearson, business line director EMEIA and Asia, Ingersoll Rand Transport Solutions, said of the new business: “IRTS has been formed to help our business focus on innovation specifically within the alternative fuel transportation segment. The entire industry is undergoing a period of unprecedented change as we migrate from fossil fuels to alternative energy sources. This brings fresh new challenges for our customers who need a partner to guide them through this new landscape.”