Komastu produces in Peoria
Advanced heavy-duty robotic frame welding technology, new factory-based transportation systems, and major changes to factory layout combine to improve quality and reduce product cycle times for Komastu at its Peoria, IL, plant.
Readers' Choice: Top Technologies of the Year
Readers have selected the ten most interesting stories in SAE Off-Highway Engineering during the past year. They appear in shortened form. Results are based on reader-response choices following feature articles and shorter technology items.
What follows is an update of the year's off-highway Internet-based activities intended to streamline operations along the supply chain and speed engineering product development.
Manufacturing in the computer age
Today's high-tech products require high-tech processes.