Making sense of engines
Heavy-duty equipment is known for its ruggedness in harsh
environments, but vehicles are not neglecting their sensitive
The world's fastest digger gets
JCB's Dieselmax goes 350 mph and teaches engineers much about
engine capability, extreme testing, and program management.
The whole system, and nothing but the
Properly implemented, an electrohydraulic system can add a great
deal of automatic control, advanced performance, advanced
diagnostics, and remote monitoring to a mobile application.
The use of multiple hydraulic pumps can satisfy the needs of
various circuits in off-highway equipment.
The gas is greener
Biofuels promise to help reduce petroleum cinsumption and CO2
emissions, but much of the potential depends on production and
Effective use of materials information is important to engineers in
development of parts and components.