Engine electronics come of age
Changes in global standards, combined with engineering know-how,
have resulted in a new generation of clean, quiet, and efficient
Operators are rolling in the chips
Microprocessors and sensors are being combined to monitor the way
that equipment is being used, then help operators to perform better
in that environment.
Perkins' influence in the off-highway industry grows as it
evolves its global engine lines and expands its presence in the
What's new at CONEXPO-CON/AGG, Part 2 of
A preview of some of the products and technologies that will be
displayed at this year's event, scheduled March 15-19 in Las
Engineering a career
Off-highway companies are challenged not only by the ever-changing
technology landscape, but also by finding the engineering talent to
help them succeed in it.
Excavating 2020 style
SAE 100 Future Look: Code-named the "SfinX Project,"
Volvo Construction Equipment (CE) has come up with a glimpse of how
excavators may evolve over the next two decades. This result is
more revolution than evolution.
Increasing functionality by electronically networked
SAE 100 Future Look: On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of
SAE, ZF would like to cast a glance on the status and future
opportunities of electronic systems.
Imagining the future of hydraulic
SAE 100 Future Look: CNH, with interests in Sumitomo and Kobe
Steel, is the power behind the Case, Kobelco, New Holland, and
Link-Belt brands of hydraulic excavators.
Future trends in construction equipment
SAE 100 Future Look: Over the next 10 years, product design
decisions and trends for compact and midrange construction
equipment will be heavily influenced by exhaust emissions
Helping roads and the environment meet common
SAE 100 Future Look; When SAE was founded in 1905, nearly all
highways outside cities lacked hard pavements, and were lucky to
have macadem or gravel surfaces.
Tomorrow's reality in defense
SAE 100 Future Look: During the next quarter-century, Forecast
International believes that the fields of communications,
intelligence, computers, avionics, radars, lasers, electro-optical
systems, and sensors will leap forward so dramatically that
today's most advanced systems will seem prehistoric by
A quiet achiever
Cummins hopes its long-term emissions strategy provides a
sustainable competitive advantage in the industry.