Lake Forest, IL, January 8, 2014 – Prestone Products Corporation, a leading manufacturer of antifreeze/coolant, cooling system flush/cleaners and other performance chemicals for the North American vehicle market, is proud to announce Colin Dilley, Ph.D Director Technology, Prestone Technology Center, and Peter Woyciesjes, Ph.D Worldwide RD&E Manager, Coolants, will be appearing at the Prestone Command® Booth #727 throughout the upcoming 2014 Heavy Duty Aftermarket Week (HDAW’14).

“Colin and Peter were an integral parta of the creation and launch of the Prestone Command brand of antifreeze/coolants at last year’s HDAW event,” said Mike Henning, Prestone Marketing Manager, Heavy Duty. “We are excited to have both of them at our booth this year, to share their AF/C expertise with our customers at HDAW’14.”

Dilley is the Director of Technology for the Prestone Technology Center and is at the forefront of innovation for Prestone Command products. Woyciesjes, is a Research Fellow for Prestone, and holds more than 30 U.S. patents on coolant technology.

HDAW’14 attendees can stop by the Prestone Command booth to meet two of the industry’s top antifreeze/coolant experts as they share insights and answer questions about the Prestone Command AF/C line. While you are at the booth, check out the new line of Prestone Command products including SCAs, extenders, test kits and strips.

Prestone Command has received the 2013 Frost & Sullivan award for New Product Innovation in the Heavy Duty Vehicle Chemical Aftermarket. Those award-winning products include:

  • Command – Extended Life provides 600,000-mile/12,000-hour CAT EC-1 protection for any diesel-powered heavy duty engine. Its patented formula protects aluminum and all other engine metals against temperature extremes, rust, corrosion, scale and water-pump failure, and is compatible with any other heavy duty antifreeze/coolant. A pre-diluted 50/50 formulation is available for convenient top-off applications.
  • Command – Extended Service is SCA pre-charged and provides advanced protection from freezing, overheating, cavitation erosion, corrosion, scale and foaming in any heavy duty engine with filter technology that is used in normal to severe duty cycles and extreme temperature conditions. A pre-diluted 50/50 antifreeze/coolant formulation and demineralized water dilution is available for convenient top-off applications.

Prestone Products Corporation manufactures and markets Prestone® antifreeze/coolant and related products. For more than 80 years, the Prestone name has provided customers with high quality products, including one of the leading brands of antifreeze/coolant. The company’s heavy duty division is headquartered in Lake Forest, IL, USA, and recently launched its Prestone Command® brand of products specifically engineered for the most demanding heavy duty on-road and off-road applications. You can find more at


For More Information Contact:
Mike Henning
Marketing Manager, Heavy Duty