Brian Hazelton, senior vice president & president of Briggs & Stratton’s Power Business Unit, and David Frank, vice president of electrification for Briggs & Stratton, discuss Vanguard’s growth in the electrification space and what’s to come from the leading power solutions provider in the next year.
How the Ukraine War Affects the Off-Highway Ind...
Planning for Electrification: How to Specify Ba...
Ground Positioning Radar Technology Looks to Im...
GPR’s technology gathers subterranean data to provide a 3D map of a vehicle’s surroundings which is rich and more stable to improve safety and reliability.
Smart Battery and Charger Technologies Optimize...
Delta-Q Technologies says battery management systems with built-in communication helps optimize battery performance and overall machine intelligence.
Improvements in Guidance and Navigation Technol...
Autonomous Work Vehicle Trials Offer Developmen...
Honda’s Kenton Williams and Tyler Parker of Black & Veatch discuss the development and field trials of Honda’s Autonomous Work Vehicle prototype in construction applications.
John Deere Autonomous Tractor Aims to Help Farm...
Fully autonomous operation of the John Deere 8R tractor allows farmers to focus their attention on other work without sacrificing productivity.
Air Disc Brake Uptake Grows as Fleets See Safet...
Bendix says use of air disc brakes has increased over the past decade due to the increased safety and lower maintenance costs they provide.
Powertrains of the Future Will Include Traditio...
Cummins discusses its battery, hydrogen and engine system developments and how they will continue to advance in the off-highway equipment industry.
Greater Emergence of Cellular Vehicle-to-Everyt...
CalAmp sees C-V2X technology becoming more ubiquitous in heavy-duty equipment applications, enabling increased safety and automation.
Specialized Fire Truck for Mining Applications ...
Rosenbauer’s Volvo Penta-powered fire truck is specifically designed to operate in tough mining conditions.
New Grease Specification Provides More Quality ...
Greg Morris of Shell says the new High-Performance Multiuse Grease Specifications help to ensure greases meet evolving machine and customer performance needs.
John Deere Electric Backhoe Concept Demonstrate...
The 310 X Tier concept machine is designed to eliminate emissions while providing lower daily operating costs and jobsite noise.
Electrification is Becoming Mainstream, but The...
Improvements in technology have increased the use of electrification but there will remain a need for engines in many applications.
Shell Starship 2.0 Truck Demonstrates New Techn...
The Starship Class 8 truck utilizes several market available components and systems to demonstrate fuel efficiency improvements which can be achieved in heavy-duty trucks.
Drone Technology Offering High-Precision Data A...
Skycatch has developed technology capable of providing repeatable, high-precision data which can help OEMs enable autonomous operation.
Electrification Will Continue to Grow, Bring Ne...
Briggs & Stratton sees continued growth of electrification which will lead to development of new battery solutions while also enabling future technology such as robotics and automation.
Exro Coil Driver Technology Provides More Preci...
The coil driver provides tighter control of the motor and will help to improve performance of next generation electric axles.
Electric Vehicle Charging Needs to Expand and T...
Eaton says there is a need to rapidly deploy more charging infrastructure and develop customized solutions for commercial vehicles to aid market uptake.
Electrification and Hybridization Brings Additi...
Lubrizol says many performance aspects will stay the same, but more factors such as thermal management and conductivity will need to be considered.
Overcoming the Chip Shortage by Rethinking How ...
New Digital Hydraulic Actuator Overcomes Shortc...
Volvo CE is developing a digital hydraulic actuator which has shown fuel efficiency improvements of 50% in an excavator application.
Fendt Xaver Robot Concept Provides Vision for M...
Technologies developed for the Xaver agricultural robot concept are now making their way onto Fendt equipment to help improve farmer productivity.
How Can Manufacturers Ensure Emissions Compliance?
Justin Savage of Sidley Austin says there are key steps manufacturers in the off-road equipment industry can take to ensure they comply with emissions regulations.
Danfoss and Eaton Merger Aims to Advance Hydrau...
Bringing together the hydraulics knowledge of these two companies will better enable development of new technologies and optimized hydraulics systems.
Augmented Reality Becomes Top Emerging Technology
Grid Raster says the remote work and training capabilities offered by augmented reality have increased its relevance in many industries.
Improved Data Collection Benefits Autonomous Ve...
NI is collaborating with Seagate to enable better data storage and transfer to the cloud that will help engineering teams design safer autonomous vehicles.
Adaptable HMI Designs Aid the Transition to Aut...
EAO says operator interface products which can support both manual and autonomous operation can greatly benefit OEMs and their customers.
Emerging Technologies in the Off-Highway Equipm...
TTControl sees perception technologies such as computer vision and artificial intelligence playing a key role in advancing off-highway equipment designs.
Proposed Zero-Emissions Regulation for Small Of...
Horiba says a proposed emissions regulation in California could create or accelerate adoption of electrification in low horsepower equipment.
Proterra Enters Off-Highway Market with Komatsu...
Proterra is providing its battery technology and expertise to help Komatsu develop a battery-electric excavator.
Heavy-Duty Engine Oils are Taking on a Broader ...
Lubrizol says expectations for engine oils continue to evolve with changing emissions regulations and OEM requirements.