Tying it all together
Networks link control modules to bring more features and functions
to the job site.
Collaboration tools spread a wide net
PLM suppliers are offering new tools that aid collaboration,
expanding on core offerings in PDM, CAD, and CAE.
The drive toward a hybrid transmission
In-wheel hydraulic motors, hydraulic transformers, and a common
pressure rail with accumulators put new meaning in the word
A deep dive into metallurgical failure
Even with the best engineering processes and quality planning,
deviations can occur with the incoming material, things can go
wrong during the manufacturing process, and service conditions can
be different than expected.
Standards and 'coopetition'
In the heavy-duty vehicle arena, adoption of standards for
networking benefits everyone.