Engineering & Manufacturing
Design & Engineering Insights
Design & Engineering Insights: B&R Says Changing Workforce is Helping Drive Automation
The desire for more productive heavy equipment and a younger generation entering the industry is increasing expectations for advanced technology such as automation.
September 23, 2020
Design & Engineering Insights: Parker LORD Sensing Technologies Aid Autonomous Vehicle Development
As technology advances, sensors are becoming more precise to enable improved safety and operation of autonomous vehicles.
September 16, 2020
Design & Engineering Insights: FORT Robotics Says Safety and Security is Critical for Autonomous Equipment
FORT Robotics will work with OEMs to help secure their automated systems and machines to ensure safe operation at all times.
September 9, 2020
Design & Engineering Insights: Terzo Power Systems Uses Electrification to Improve Hydraulic System Efficiency
Adding electronics to hydraulic systems can improve overall system efficiency as well as reduce the amount of necessary components and maintenance.
August 26, 2020
Design & Engineering Insights: Horiba Test Systems Aid Development of Electric Vehicles
Test systems for all phases of the product development cycle help to ensure electric-powered equipment meets application requirements.
August 19, 2020
Design & Engineering Insights: AVL Sees Continued Growth of Electrification in Off-Highway Equipment
Interest in electrification is increasing in all applications, from small equipment to large machines and vehicles.
August 12, 2020
Design & Engineering Insights: Delta-Q Discusses Battery Charging and Electrification Trends
Advancements in battery technology are also bringing new requirements for charging systems in heavy-duty equipment.
August 5, 2020
Data, IoT & Connectivity
Design & Engineering Insights: Balluff Says Smarter Sensors will Enable Better Data Collection
Data collection and machine connectivity starts with smarter sensors which not only provide information for the original intent but also other parameters.
July 30, 2020
Design & Engineering Insights: Trelleborg Sealing Solutions Cognitive Sealing Enables Predictive Maintenance
Trelleborg uses artificial intelligence to analyze sensor data that is captured around the seals and create a maintenance plan that will help prevent costly downtime.
July 22, 2020
Design & Engineering Insights: Proemion Says Digital Transformation Increasing use of Telematics
Telematics use will continue to grow as off-road equipment users look to gain more insight into their machine and business operations.
July 15, 2020
Design & Engineering Insights: Parker Hannifin Examines Benefits of IoT in Hydraulics
Adding IoT capabilities to fluid power systems allows remote access to program systems and the ability to retrieve data to diagnose any potential problems.
July 8, 2020
Design & Engineering Insights: NI Electric Vehicle Hardware-in-the-Loop Test Architecture
The HIL technology makes it easy for design teams to scale the testing and validation to specific components or entire electric vehicle powertrain systems.
June 24, 2020
Design & Engineering Insights: Vertex 3D Collaboration Platform Eases Access to Engineering Data
Vertex's collaboration platform converts engineering information into a 3D geometry which can be made available to all teams at a company needing access to the data.
June 17, 2020
Engineering & Manufacturing
Design & Engineering Insights: Grid Raster Sees Growth in Use of AR/VR to Reduce Development Time
Grid Raster has seen use of augmented and virtual reality increase in the past 18 months as the technology has improved and use cases have evolved.
June 10, 2020
Design & Engineering Insights: dSPACE Simulation Tools Aid Autonomous Vehicle Development
Simulation tools enable engineers to quickly evaluate various scenarios to ensure the safety of autonomous vehicles and equipment.
June 3, 2020
Design & Engineering Insights: FEMA Corp. Frictionless Suspended Armature Technology
FEMA's force motor technology consists of a low resistance coil and a suspended steel armature to create a frictionless solution for use in various applications.
May 20, 2020
Design & Engineering Insights: Danfoss Digital Displacement Pumps Offer High Level of Efficiency
Digital Displacement is the selective enabling of individual cylinders within a rotating hydraulic pump which provides more precise control and improved efficiency.
May 13, 2020
Design & Engineering Insights: Eaton Dynamic Machine Control Aims to Improve Efficiency and Performance
Eaton's Dynamic Machine Control technology leverages software and machine data to make better decisions about what the machine needs at any given moment.
May 6, 2020
Design & Engineering Insights: Isuzu Dual-Fuel Engine Enables Use of Natural Gas and Propane
Isuzu's new dual-fuel engine has a maximum rated output of 78.4-79.8 hp when operating on natural gas and 82.5-56.3 hp on propane.
April 29, 2020
Design & Engineering Insights: Caterpillar Introduces Hybrid Engine Concept
The Cat C18 hybrid concept engine provides opportunities to improve fuel consumption and emissions levels.
April 22, 2020
Design & Engineering Insights: Kubota Engine Details Micro-Hybrid Technology
Kubota Engine's Micro-Hybrid System supports the engine by delivering an additional electrical power boost of up to 10 kW.
April 15, 2020