China Yuchai will supply 587 natural gas engines to Beijing bus operator
China Yuchai International Limited announced today that its main subsidiary Guangxi Yuchai Machinery Company Limited (GYMCL) has won a competitive tender for the supply of a total of 635 National V natural gas and National VI diesel engines from Beijing Bafangda Express Bus Services Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of the Beijing Public Transportation Group.
The contract is for 587 National V natural gas engines and 48 National VI diesel engines. The natural gas engines include 237 units of model YC6L260N-50, 108 units of model YC6MK320N-50 and 242 units of model YC6K1336N-50. This agreement represents the first purchase of YC6K13N engines in the Chinese bus market and is GYMCL’s second award through a competitive bidding process by the Beijing Public Transportation Group for National V natural gas engines since 2012.
“By winning this competitive bid, we further demonstrate the breadth, high performance and advanced emission technology of our engines,” said Weng Ming Hoh, President of China Yuchai. “Our advanced engines continue to be purchased in the most important public transportation market in China, the Beijing public transit market.”
“Our engines have attained global emission standards. Superior emission technologies are an important purchasing consideration as China’s many municipalities seek to reduce pollution and improve air quality,” Hoh concluded.