SAE Off-Highway Engineering 2002-02-01

SAE Off-Highway Engineering 2002-02-01
    • Evolution of ac-drive technology
      The introduction of inverter drives has stimulated development of the ultra-class haul trucks in operation today.
    • Hydraulics in the age of specialization
      Today's hydraulics are to earlier systems as Sim City is to Lincoln Logs. Increasing sophistication has changed the way companies such as Eaton and Caterpillar build equipment, while users' expectations and regulators' demands keep rising.
    • IT-tool for intelligent motion control
      A Danish mechatronic research program focused on intelligent motion control for rapid prototyping of fluid-power components and systems.