SAE Off-Highway Engineering 2006-09-01

SAE Off-Highway Engineering 2006-09-01
    • Integration helps fuel push for conservation
      As rising fuel prices and looming environmental regulations bring fuel economy to the fore, hydraulic system developers are pitching in to improve efficiency and help conserve precious resources.
    • Simulating hydraulic valve pressure drop
      CFD software is being used more and more frequently during the design of off-highway systems and components.
    • 2006 Commercial Vehicle Congress Preview
      International Truck and Engine executives head the charge for "positive industry change" at SAE's third Congress for the on-and off-highway communities.
    • Position sensing in machine controls
      As performance requirements for off-highway equipment become more demanding, the need for greater control of motion and power grows as well.