SAE Off-Highway Engineering 2008-09-01

SAE Off-Highway Engineering 2008-09-01
    • Shrinking hydraulics
      The push to conserve fuel and reduce emissions is prompting major changes in system design.
    • Aftertreatment temperature control
      Regeneration of a DPF burns off soot, but also raises exhaust gas temperature.
    • Speed thrills: doing more tests in less time
      Quicker data gathering, simulation keep quality high despite time crunch.
    • Green engineering
      The quest to alleviate environmental and efficiency pressures turns up 'small' material solutions with big benefits.
    • A global forum
      Cummins executives lay the groundwork for a lively and informative discussion at this year's Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress & Exhibition.