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For more in-depth news from Perkins, Powernews is our magazine bringing together stories about our products, end-users and industry topics. Find out about how manufacturers are using Perkins engines in new models, how we’re helping agriculture meets its environmental obligations, and the latest developments in farm power from our engineering teams. 

Original equipment manufacturers
Original equipment manufacturers

With more farmer recognition than any other agricultural power brand, choosing Perkins as your global power solutions provider speaks volumes about how your customers perceive you and your brand.
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Perkins new CMET team saves you months of R&D pain
Perkins new CMET team saves you months of R&D pain

Customers expect innovation in your product line, but new product development takes time and investment – and can pose significant technical challenges.
Embracing hybrid and electric opportunities
Embracing hybrid and electric opportunities

Hybrid and electric power systems are gaining traction with agricultural machine manufacturers as they develop the next generation of farm machines
Emissions accomplished with Perkins
Emissions accomplished with Perkins

From China’s rice plains to Germany’s sugar beet fields and the vast coffee plantations of Brazil, the global picture of emissions standards has become increasingly complex.
Perkins® My Engine App: manuals and tutorials now at your fingertips
Perkins® My Engine App: manuals and tutorials now at your fingertips

Perkins continues to enhance its popular Perkins® My Engine App, with a host of new functions designed to help users get the most from their Perkins-powered equipment.
Small wonders
Small wonders

Perkins® Syncro 2.8 litre and 3.6 litre engines set an impressive new standard for smaller engines. Compact, powerful and quiet, they offer the power density to downsize, while driving productivity and savings on every job.
A powerful new driving force for tractors
A powerful new driving force for tractors

Perkins is building on its promises to develop outstanding solutions for agricultural customers, with two new engines designed exclusively for tractors – the Perkins® Syncro 2.2 and 3.6 tractor engines.
Open for business: Perkins online parts shops expand into Europe
Open for business: Perkins online parts shops expand into Europe

Perkins parts shops bring all the speed, convenience and flexibility of online shopping to Perkins customers. Following the success of our first two stores in the U.S. and UK, we’re now opening our digital doors to customers across Europe.
Protecting your agricultural engine: essential tips and tricks
Protecting your agricultural engine: essential tips and tricks

Perkins engines are robust and reliable, but they do benefit from regular care and attention. Here’s how to ensure your engine is in tip-top condition, every time you need it to perform.
Power reborn
Power reborn

Perkins comprehensive range of overhaul solutions allow you to breathe multiple new lives into your agricultural engines.
Dedicated new distributor opens doors in Denmark
Dedicated new distributor opens doors in Denmark

BU Power Systems is the new Perkins distributor for customers in Denmark, Greenland and the Faroe Islands. With state-of-the-art premises and exceptional engine expertise, the company helps customers get the best from their engines, so their businesses can succeed and grow.
Peterborough: investing in tomorrow
Peterborough: investing in tomorrow

A multi-million pound investment at Perkins Peterborough facility is under way to prepare for production of its Stage V engine solutions, as it continues to demonstrate its commitment to the agricultural market.
Proud of our past, focused on the future
Proud of our past, focused on the future

Machine builders and farmers worldwide trust Perkins to power their machines. Our reputation is built on a history of engineering excellence and innovative products and services that exceed our customers’ expectations.
You’re as good as new with remanufactured parts
You’re as good as new with remanufactured parts

Perkins® Power Exchange parts meet the exact specifications of brand new components. So choosing them for your next repair means you’ll receive the same proven quality and reliability, but at a fraction of the cost of buying new.
Perkins: powering the future of agriculture
Perkins: powering the future of agriculture

As one of the world’s most trusted and recognisable agricultural power brands, Perkins continues to put the power into every type of agricultural machine.
Making the right moves for our customers in Italy
Making the right moves for our customers in Italy

BU Power Systems Italia, Perkins appointed distributor in the country, has a new base in Monastier di Treviso, Veneto. The site boasts a state-of-the-art workshop and staff there are ready to serve all your engine needs with renewed passion and professionalism.
Supporting the best of agricultural journalism
Supporting the best of agricultural journalism

Perkins has sponsored the prestigious Power on the Farm Award, alongside the British Guild of Agricultural Journalists (BGAJ), for more than 40 years. It’s a chance to show our ongoing commitment to agriculture, while supporting the latest crop of reporting talent.
Opening doors in Belarus
Opening doors in Belarus

Leading Belarusian OEMs are turning to Perkins to help deepen their domestic dominance – and spread their wings across Europe.
Perkins® 1700 and 2000 Series: serious power, your way
Perkins® 1700 and 2000 Series: serious power, your way

With an exceptional range of powerful 9-18 litre engines complementing our class-leading compact solutions, machine manufacturers can depend on Perkins to power their full range of machines and their ongoing success.
The art of noise
The art of noise

Quieter, more refined engines are becoming a top priority for Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs). Perkins is supporting this quest for quietness with the new Perkins® Syncro 2.8L and 3.6L, engines that are 50 percent quieter than any previous platform.
Perkins® Syncro 2.8L and 3.6L top 10,000 machine hours
Perkins® Syncro 2.8L and 3.6L top 10,000 machine hours

Customers can be confident our state-of-the-art new Perkins® Syncro engine will deliver on quality and reliability after the platform reached a significant validation milestone.
Engine management just got Smarter
Engine management just got Smarter

Our latest breakthrough digital innovations – Perkins® SmartCap and Perkins® My Engine App – continue to go from strength to strength. By putting truly useful engine information right at your fingertips, you can keep your engines running effectively with the minimum amount of effort.
Farmers
Farmers

As a farmer, by specifying a model powered by Perkins, you can be assured that you benefit from the best combination of performance, efficiency and economy.
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Powernews Magazine
Powernews Magazine

Powernews brings you news and stories about Perkins products, facilities and industry topics, along with news, features and information about the customers we work with in industry,construction, agriculture, power generation and all the other sectors of our business.
Corporate press releases
Corporate press releases

All Perkins corporate press releases in one place from the latest story to two years old - in case you missed something we said.
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