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About Kubota Engine America

Kubota Engine America (KEA) started as an engine division of Kubota Tractor Corporation in 1982.  The Engine Division was dedicated to the sales and reinforcement of technical support of the expanding industrial diesel engine market in the United States. Kubota Corporation and KEA pioneered the compact, high-density diesel market as an alternative to small gasoline engines. In response to the continued rise in diesel engine demand in the US market, KEA was formed as an independent company and a subsidiary of Kubota Corporation and is headquartered in Lincolnshire, Illinois. Kubota is the world’s leading manufacturer of both compact diesel and gasoline engines, for industrial, agricultural, construction and generator applications. The company has built an extensive engine and generator distribution network with more than 800 dealers in North America, South America and the Caribbean to support its customer base. Kubota prides itself on its track record for reliability and engineering that fulfills its “For Earth, For Life” philosophy.

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Kubota Engine increasing footprint in Latin America

Kubota Engine America is increasing its footprint in Latin America by collaborating with key partners, already adding 24 distributors in more than 20 different countries to its growing network. Kubota's growth is fueled by its dedicated Latin America development team that has spent the last two years identifying the best distributors to address local needs and strategically planning to bring and support Kubota's reliable Japanese technology to more people. 

Kubota adds training centre at Illinois headquarters

Kubota Engine America Corp. is expanding educational opportunities for its growing distribution network, unveiling a brand-new technical training center at its Lincolnshire headquarters outside of Chicago. Construction on the facility with 3,400 square-feet of classrooms and a 1,500 square-foot lab area was recently finished to welcome its inaugural group of distributor technicians who came for a hands-on, common rail system SCR course taught by Kubota’s designated training team. They were first to experience the center’s three full classrooms and interactive lab area with running engine stations. 

Kubota Engine America recognizes two longstanding distributors for dedicated service

Kubota Engine America Corp. is honoring two of the company’s longstanding distributors, M.G. Bryan Equipment Company serving Oklahoma and Northern Texas, and East Coast Power with four locations serving Atlantic Canada. Kubota recognized and awarded M.G. Bryan Equipment Co. with 30 years of dedicated service, growth and partnership representing Kubota engines at its annual distributor meeting in Lincolnshire, Ill. Here, Kubota also honored East Coast Power with 20 years of successful partnership representing Kubota engines. Kubota Canada Sales and Marketing Manager JP Ouellette says, “At Kubota, we are very proud of our award recipients this year. When you have longstanding relationships with distributors like M.G. Bryan and East Coast Power, the ease of doing business while exceeding customer expectations makes for very smooth transitions between our products in Japan and our end users here.”

Kubota Diesel Engines Between 56 and 130kW Receive Certification for CARB Tier 4 Final Emissions Regulations

The next emissions regulations for non-road diesel engines with an output range between 56 and 130 kW will come into effect in North America in January 2015. Kubota's non-road diesel engines between 56 and 130 kW are in compliance with the latest emission regulations. These engines have been certified by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the European Union (EU) and most recently by the California Air Resources Board (CARB). These engines will be installed in Kubota brand tractors and construction machinery. The engines for non-captive product will also be available for construction and industrial machinery. Mass production will start from October 2014.

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