SAE Off-Highway Engineering 2007-12-01

SAE Off-Highway Engineering 2007-12-01
    • Economies of (drivetrain) scale
      Emissions challenges continue, but engine and transmission technology is advancing solutions and improving vehicle systems intergration.
    • Searching for real-world responses
      Prototype testing is constantly changing as electronic technologies help transform equipment; design processes adjust as digital development evolves.
    • Hydraulic brakes on one hand, air brakes on the other
      Building a better brake system had continued to challenge engineers for more than a century, as a changing world has demanded correspondingly advanced brake technology.
    • Top technologies of 2007
      A look back at some of the most significant technological innovations during the past year.