Engineering & Manufacturing
New Digital Hydraulic Actuator Overcomes Shortcomings of Traditional Systems
Volvo CE is developing a digital hydraulic actuator which has shown fuel efficiency improvements of 50% in an excavator application.
September 7, 2021
OEM Industry News Briefs: ZF Developing Steering System for Autonomous Trucks
September 1, 2021
Market Forecast: Fluid Power
August 30, 2021
Bosch Rexroth Exhibiting Hägglunds Drive Technology at MINExpo 2021
August 27, 2021
Danfoss and Eaton Merger Aims to Advance Hydraulics Technology
August 17, 2021
Webtec HPM7000 Hydraulic Data Logger
August 12, 2021
Overcoming the Chip Shortage by Rethinking How AI is Designed
Deci co-founder and CEO Yonatan Geifman says software developers need to support and optimize their solutions for multiple hardware platforms instead of relying on a single microchip product.
September 14, 2021
Autonomous Vehicles Create More Intuitive, Easier to Use Operator Interfaces
Increased automation will simplify, and eventually minimize the need for operator cabs and controls.
September 2, 2021
New Equipment and Technology Launches at MINExpo
OEMs and suppliers will showcase their latest advancements for the mining industry.
August 23, 2021
Danfoss Formally Completes Acquisition of Eaton’s Hydraulics Business
Eaton’s hydraulics business will be combined with the Danfoss Power Solutions business segment, doubling the size of Danfoss’ hydraulics operations.
Danfoss - Danfoss Power Solutions
August 2, 2021
Weekly New Products Roundup: Dana Introduces the Spicer HVT1 Transmission
The HVT1 transmission offers fuel savings of up to 30%, Liebherr’s piston accumulators serve both mobile and stationary applications, and more new product introductions you may have missed.
July 23, 2021
Hydraulics are Becoming Smarter and More Interconnected
Poclain Hydraulics' Vincent Langlois, Strategic Innovation Motor Program Manager, provides his insights into the continued evolution of hydraulic systems for heavy equipment.
July 20, 2021
Eaton Walterscheid Tube-Fitting Technology Aids Fuel Economy for OEM Customer
Use of higher strength E355 grade tubing with thinner wall thickness helped the OEM achieve weight savings in its loader crane design.
July 20, 2021
Liebherr Piston Accumulators
Liebherr’s piston accumulators offer a wide selection of different oil and gas connections as well as an option to integrate a position transducer system.
Liebherr-Component Technologies AG
July 1, 2021
Weekly New Products Roundup: Hengst Oil-Coolant Module Optimizes Fuel Savings
The Hengst oil-coolant module uses a stack filter to achieve an increase in oil differential pressure that causes the filter bypass valve to open later for a boost in performance.
June 25, 2021
Schroeder Spin “In” Filter
The Spin "In" Filter uses less complex hose and fitting routing system to save on installation space.
June 24, 2021
Donaldson Hydraulic Reservoirs
Donaldson's hydraulic reservoirs feature integrated filtration technology to aid overall system performance.
Donaldson Company Inc.
June 23, 2021
Hengst Oil-Coolant Module
The oil-coolant module is designed provides greater sturdiness against pressure and pulsation and improves Delta P performance by 30%.
Hengst GmbH & Co. KG
June 22, 2021
Weekly New Products Roundup: Allison Transmission Launches the FracTran Hydraulic Fracturing Transmission
The FracTran includes high reliability with a service life up to 25,000 hours, and is designed to meet the unique performance demands of hydraulic facturing customers.
June 18, 2021
The Lee Company 5.5 mm Air Bleed Orifice
The 5.5 mm Air Bleed Orifice removes trapped air in hydraulics systems.
The Lee Company
June 12, 2021
Weekly New Products Roundup: Continental Launches New Tire for Telehandlers and Skid Steer Loaders
The CompactMaster AG telehandler and skid-steer loader tire offers greater stability for material handling work due to its hard shell and flexible steel wire construction.
June 11, 2021
Bosch Rexroth Hägglunds Atom Hydraulic Motor
The Hägglunds Atom hydraulic motor supplies more revolutions per minute, as well as more power than motors of similar size.
Bosch Rexroth Corporation
June 7, 2021
Registration Open for 2021 NFPA Industry & Economic Outlook Conference
The NFPA event will once again provide expert economic information and forecasts for the fluid power and heavy equipment industries.
National Fluid Power Association (NFPA)
June 4, 2021
HAWE C40V Axial Piston Pumps
The C40V axial piston pump efficiently supplies system solutions for pressure ranges up to 280 bar with the required flow rate.
June 3, 2021
RAM Hydraulic Steering Cylinders
The hydraulic steering cylinders feature advanced seal packs that provide precision movement and holding to ensure consistent control of the steering function.
RAM Industries Inc.
May 27, 2021
Weekly New Products Roundup: Michelin Launches New Mining Tire for Rigid Dump Trucks
Michelin's XDR 250+ mining tire provides up to 15% more TMPH for the MB and MB4 compounds.
May 21, 2021
Valves & Manifolds
tmax Pressure Compensation and Pressure Overload Valve for Lithium-Ion Battery Housings
tmax's patented pressure compensation and pressure overload valve prevents the spread of fire inside battery housings.
May 20, 2021
Top New Products of 2021
Several new component technologies for the heavy equipment industries are currently in contention for the annual Top New Products of the Year award.
May 18, 2021
AMETEK Factory Automation Gemco 959CT Linear Displacement Transducer
The new 959CT Linear Displacement Transducer is designed for the OEM market in industries which utilize hydraulic cylinders.
AMETEK Factory Automation
May 15, 2021
Weekly New Products Roundup: Xantrex Launches Freedom e-GEN Lithium-Ion Battery-Based Power System
Xantrex’s Freedom e-GEN Lithium-Ion Battery-Based Power System provides virtually unlimited power to run job site tools, equipment and hotel loads for a significant amount of time without wasting fuel.
May 14, 2021
Pumps & Motors
4 Ways Danfoss Digital Displacement Technology Improves Excavator Efficiency
The Digital Displacement pump allows direct control of each cylinder within the pump, providing new opportunities to improve performance and efficiency of hydraulics systems in excavators.
May 6, 2021
Ace Pro 5 Series Pumps
The Ace Pro 5 Series Pumps are designed for use in a wide range of applications, from spraying and fertilizer application to fluid circulation and transfer.
Ace Pump Corporation
May 3, 2021
Gates MEGASys MXT with XtraTuff Plus Cover Hydraulic Hose
The Gates MXT-XTP hydraulic hose is suitable for a broad array of industries and applications, including construction and mining, material handling and more.
May 2, 2021
Pre-Compensated Valve Platforms Offer New Benefits in Mobile Machine Development
Complete, compact pre-compensated valve platforms provide plug and play solutions for OEMs, enabling them to select the right hydraulic control valves for a specific machine application.
April 26, 2021
Pumps & Motors
Eaton X3 Medium-Duty Pump and Motor
The Eaton X3 medium-duty piston and motor is designed to help original equipment manufacturers improve machine control, productivity, and system life.
April 23, 2021
Valves & Manifolds
HAWE PSL CAN Lite Proportional Directional Spool Valve
The HAWE PSL CAN Lite valve enables precise and easy adjustment of valve functions.
April 22, 2021
Volvo CE Developing Digital Hydraulic Actuator to Improve Construction Equipment Efficiency
The digital hydraulic actuator allows the creation of new hydraulic systems which can improve performance and efficiency of construction equipment.
April 21, 2021
SKF BPH30 Hydraulic Barrel Pump
The SKF BPH30 hydraulic barrel pump delivers grease to large automatic lubrication systems in excavators, loaders, and other heavy machinery.
SKF USA Inc.
April 17, 2021
HYDAC VFL Indicator for Filter Life Monitoring
The HYDAC VFL Indicator uses a highly engineered algorithm in combination with learning-capable software to provide advanced filter element predictive maintenance.
April 15, 2021