The latest round of government engine emission legislation, known as Stage V, comes in to effect on 1st January 2019 and TIMBERWOLF want to set out the facts about what it means for you and our industry.
TIMBERWOLF asked their customers what they understood about Stage V and half of those surveyed were not aware of the new rules soon to take effect. Of the half who were aware, more than 65% said they would like to have access to clear information on what it means.
Stage V legislation represents a big change to the engines used in non-road mobile machinery, such as wood chippers, stump grinders, mowers and skid steer machinery. This easy-to-read whitepaper helps to explain how the legislation affects our industry – click the button below to download your copy:
From their own research and interaction with industry members and Timberwolf customers, we know that there is a lot of confusion and misinformation surrounding the legislation. We want to set the record straight with our ‘All the Facts #NoOmissions’ campaign.
The following infographic explains clearly the 8 most important facts about Stage V legislation.
“The key message to customers is that Stage V has no immediate effect for them. Diesel engines are not banned, and we’ll still be making our current machines for some time.
What it does mean is that we now have a really exciting opportunity for innovation which we’re using to develop the most technically advanced wood chippers to date.”
Antony Alexander, Product Marketing Managing
If you would like to learn more about Stage 5 and what it means to you going forwards please contact us to discuss future options.