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Kraus Global Inc.

25 Paquin Road, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R2J 3V9

Company Profile:
Kraus Global Inc. of Winnipeg, Canada, is a designer and manufacturer of transportation refueling systems, including petroleum equipment and Alternative Fuels equipment. The company is a global leader in the Alternative Transportation Fuels industry, designing and manufacturing complete refueling station packages for compressed natural gas (CNG), liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) and compressed hydrogen fuels. Kraus also manufactures software-based electronics solutions for the retail and bulk petroleum industries.

Kraus manufactures CNG compressor packages, LPG and CNG dispensers and systems, electronic computer heads for dispensers, and high pressure CNG valves. These are combined with high quality equipment such as gas dryers, storage vessels and card readers, to offer turnkey refueling station packages. A dedicated team of applications engineers provides station engineering and design services, and technical specialists are available for site commissioning, training and field service.

Kraus’ origins are in the petroleum industry. In its early years, Kraus pioneered the development of electronic self-serve technology and electronic motor fuel dispensing. Today, Kraus is a leading manufacturer of electronic equipment and technologies for the petroleum industry, particularly software-based systems. Customers from major oil companies to independent marketers to bulk fuel distributors are selecting Kraus technologies to provide them with a competitive edge into the 21st century.

Kraus equipment is installed and successfully operating around the world, in such diverse countries as China, Egypt, Turkey, Germany, Mexico, Korea and Chile. Achievements include the first and largest CNG bus stations in Mexico City, an LPG station fueling the Queen of England’s Rolls Royce, the fastest CNG dispensing installation in Europe at Mainz, Germany, and the first indoor CNG bus refueling facility in the world in London, Canada. In addition, Kraus Group has opened an office in Beijing, China, as a demonstration of commitment to this vast and growing market.

Kraus is a fully integrated manufacturer, with automated electronics, sheet metal/structural and high pressure systems manufacturing. The company is known around the world for its strong commitment to research and development, with highly skilled electronics, electrical and mechanical engineering teams. Production facilities include the largest dedicated CNG/LPG test facility in the world, capable of full load run testing of all compression and dispensing equipment on natural gas/LPG at operating conditions. Kraus is an ISO 9002 certified company.

Contact: Jim Kohut, Marketing Services Manager

Tel: 204-663-3601

Fax: 204-663-7112

Toll Free: 204-663-3893



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