Engineering & Manufacturing
Design & Engineering Insights
Webasto Expert Discusses Electrification
During CONEXPO, Jason Brown talked about the different approach needed when OEMs move to alternative power sources.
March 31, 2023
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Caterpillar Unveils the C13D Engine at CONEXPO
An engine that can run on vegetables and sense where it’s at? Cat has it! OEM Off-Highway Editor Lori Ditoro talks all things unique about the new Cat 13D engine.
March 15, 2023
RFID Inlays Discussed at The Battery Show 2022
Avery Dennison expert Gardner Bradlee details this technology with our team.
February 14, 2023
Discussing Electrifying the On-Road and Off-Highway and Defense Sectors
DSD director talks about the benefits of exhibiting during COMVEC and electrification with tomorrow’s technology.
Drive System Design (DSD)
October 13, 2022
An HMI Joystick Researched for Improved Ergonomics
The shape of this joystick reduces operator fatigue and the risk of repetitive strain. Learn more from the video below recorded during iVT Expo 2022.
Sure Grip Controls Inc.
September 27, 2022
Simulation Software Accelerates the Design Cycle
With simulation software that uses gaming engines, GS Engineering can help remove design flaws before manufacturing.
GS Engineering Inc.
September 20, 2022
Cummins Sees Wide Range of Power Solutions for Off-Highway Equipment
Jeremy Harsin of Cummins explains how a variety of power system advancements are taking place to meet the varied needs of the off-highway equipment industry.
December 22, 2021
Technology Advancements are Enabling More Efficient Electrified Solutions
Nick Block of John Deere Power Systems says improved control solutions are helping to improve the efficiency of electric powered equipment.
October 7, 2021
Machine Control and Automation are Improving Machine Operator Capabilities
Tom Hansen of Topcon says advancements in machine control and automation are helping improve operators' skills while also attracting a younger generation to the heavy equipment industry.
October 5, 2021
Technology Can Help Overcome Workforce Challenges
Will Healy of Balluff says companies which implement advanced technologies like automation and robotics will be better able to attract younger generations into the industry.
October 5, 2021
AI Provides Great Opportunity for Off-Highway Equipment Industry
David Batcheller of Appareo says artificial intelligence provides the ability to reduce the learning curve for machine operators, which can greatly benefit the heavy equipment industry.
October 4, 2021
Improved Electronic Control Brings New eAxle Capabilities
Exro Coil Driver technology provides tighter control of electric motors for optimized performance and creation of next generation electric axles.
August 4, 2021
New ISO Standard Improves Safety of Forestry Equipment Operators
Custom Products of Litchfield says the new ISO standard establishes a test method designed to ensure the safety of forestry equipment operators.
June 30, 2021
Increased Electrification Brings Need for Specialized Testing
Drive System Design continues to expand its testing capabilities for electric vehicles and components as the need for testing and development increases.
June 16, 2021
Solectrac Electric Tractor Provides Emissions-Free Option for Agricultural Applications
The added weight of batteries and efficiency of electric motors make farm tractors an ideal electric vehicle application.
May 26, 2021
Lubrizol Says Emissions and Efficiency Driving Lubricant Quality
As emissions regulations and OEM requirements have evolved, so to have heavy-duty engine oils to protect aftreatment systems and increase efficiency.
May 12, 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
Design & Engineering Insights: Loop Energy Fuel Cell Technology Provides Long-Term Zero-Emissions Operation
Loop Energy's eFlow fuel cells generate power in a uniform manner throughout the fuel cell module to ensure long-term durability and reliability.
April 7, 2021
Engineering & Manufacturing
Design & Engineering Insights: CM Labs Human-in-the-Loop Simulations Aid Design of Operator Controls
OEMs can use this simulation technology to test operator interface designs and get immediate feedback to make any necessary improvements.
March 17, 2021
Design & Engineering Insights: New Webasto Air Cleaners Remove Airborne Pathogens from Vehicle Enclosures
Use of medical-grade HEPA filters makes it possible to capture the majority of airborne particles equal to or greater than 0.3 microns.
March 3, 2021
Design & Engineering Insights: Jacobs Vehicle Systems Sees Engine Brake Use Growing in Off-Highway Equipment
Equipment operators also require retarding capabilities which provide safe downhill travel, and gain value from the engine brakes’ ability to help reduce wear on brake pads.
February 17, 2021
Design & Engineering Insights: New Link Mfg. Suspension Improves Safety and Comfort for Heavy Vehicles
The new 85K Air Link Tandem Drive Chassis Suspension is designed to ensure vehicle stability and operator comfort in harsh applications.
February 3, 2021
Design & Engineering Insights: Webasto Tailors Battery Systems to Serve a Variety of Markets
Continued expansion of Webasto's battery development team enables it to provide solutions which best fit customers application needs.
January 20, 2021
Design & Engineering Insights: New ISO Cab Air Quality Standard to Improve Equipment Operator Health
The new ISO 23875 air quality standard for cab enclosures is designed to protect machine operators from harmful respirable particulates found outside the cab in mining environments.
January 6, 2021