SAE Off-Highway Engineering 2000-04-01

SAE Off-Highway Engineering 2000-04-01
    • Simulating cab noise and vibration
      Researchers at kubota and Doshisha University have established a prediction method for the engine-idling state using statistical energy analysis.
    • Manufacturing cost estimating
      Caterpillar's ACT Group uses Micro Estimating Systems' computer-aided estimating program to increase efficiency and decrease operating costs in powder-metal part manufacturing.
    • In search of greener pastures
      Agricultural OEMs are looking at the total life cycle to develop more environmentally conscious products and processes.
    • Emissions and lubrication
      More stringent diesel emissions legislation is placing an increased burden on engine lubricant in the form of soot loading.