Transportation Industry Products

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

PIRTEK South End Services Shelby GT 500

August 8, 2016

Charlotte, NC – Do you have a classic or exotic car? PIRTEK Service Supply Centers carry a comprehensive range of automotive hoses for cars such as OEM replacement and custom brake lines, transmission line assemblies, power steering line assemblies, fuel line assemblies and air conditioning line assemblies. Many also stock high performance products for race cars and street rods. Recently, a... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Sparton Wins Again

August 8, 2016

DELEON SPRINGS, FL - Sparton Corporation (NYSE: SPA) was recently selected by another major government contractor to be the inertial system supplier for their navigation system. During the selection process, the contractor performed extensive testing of multiple MEMS-based (Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems) AHRS (Attitude Heading Reference Systems). The Sparton AHRS-8 system achieved the... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Labels Tags Signage & Equipment, Safety & Security Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

Warning System increases blind intersection/corner safety.

August 4, 2016

Using unidirectional microwave sensors, Safe-T-Signal helps make blind corners inside facilities safer by alerting workers to approaching traffic from other directions in 2-, 3-, and 4-way intersections. This is accomplished via 40 lm LED lights illuminating red octagon stop signs and amber triangle yield signs that provide clear signal in all directions from ceiling-mounted system.... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Advanced Protection System helps make Class A RVs safer.

August 4, 2016

Available on select Class A motor coaches, Advanced Protection System® includes radar-based forward collision warning indicator that alerts driver of dangerous scenarios that could lead to rear-end collision. If no action is taken, coach actively brakes to mitigate collision. Adaptive Cruise Control helps maintain safe following distance by decelerating automatically. During extreme steering... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

AM General Awarded $356 Million Contract to Build 1,673 HMMWVs

August 3, 2016

Strong Global Demand Continues for Company's Vehicles, Kits, Spare Parts and Training Services SOUTH BEND, Ind. - AM General has been awarded a $356,213,318 contract to manufacture and deliver 1,673 HMMWVs to the U.S. Government for further delivery to the Afghanistan National Army and Police. The contract calls on AM General to deliver 1,259 -M1151A1B1 HMMWVs and 414 - M1152 A1B2 HMMWV... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Aircraft Data Collector aids health and performance evaluation.

August 1, 2016

Lightweight and scalable, Pulse™ Health Monitoring System (HMS) enables real-time aircraft condition evaluation. This system, using remote sensor interface, diagnostic and prognostic analytics software modules, and wireless communication, collects data on overall aircraft health and performance. Collected data can be processed onboard or transferred off board for storage and further... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Transportation Industry Products

Power Integrated Module suits next-gen automotive BLDC systems.

July 29, 2016

Optimized for driving 3-phase brushless DC motors in 12 V automotive electric motor drive applications with power ratings up to 300 W, STK984-190-E comes in Pb-free, 29.6 x 18.2 x 4.3 mm DIP-S3 and contains 6 AEC-Q101-qualified, 40 V, 30 A MOSFETs configured as 3-phase bridge as well as another 40 V, 30 A high-side reverse battery protection MOSFET. Mounting of MOSFETs to direct... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Transportation Industry Products

8 FTA Low-No Grant Winners to Purchase 35 Proterra Electric Transit Buses

July 29, 2016

Proterra extends market leadership with the most EV buses on the road today BURLINGAME, Calif. - Proterra, the leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, today announced that eight new and existing customers have won Federal Transit Administration (FTA) Low or No Emission Vehicle Deployment Grants. The 2016 Low-No grant winners will use their funds, a total of $22.8 million, to... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Transportation Industry Products

Environmentally-friendly, Economical, Reliable and Simple: Parallel Hybrid Propulsion Offers Nothing But Advantages.

July 29, 2016

  • Environmentally-friendly, economical, reliable and simple: parallel hybrid propulsion offers nothing but advantages.
Electric propulsion generates no emissions and is extremely user-friendly: the vessels that use it are silent, experience much lower levels of vibration and are easier to handle. Last but not least in terms of its advantages: parallel hybrid represents an... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission, Non-Industrial Products, Transportation Industry Products

Thomson Provides Motion Control Products for Student Tractor Design Competition

July 20, 2016

RADFORD, VA – Thomson Industries, Inc., a leading manufacturer of mechanical motion control solutions, was a silver sponsor of this year’s International Quarter Scale (IQS) tractor design competition of the American Society of Agricultural Biological Engineers (ASABE).  In this annual event, engineering students design and build garden-sized tractors and then compete in a variety of... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Transportation Industry Products

Ocean Power Technologies Announces the Deployment of its First Commercially Designed PB3 PowerBuoy®

July 18, 2016

PENNINGTON, N.J. - Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OPTT) (“OPT” or the “Company”) announced today the deployment of its commercial design of the PB3 PowerBuoy® approximately four miles off of the coast of New Jersey.  The commercial PB3 incorporates multiple enhancements over early prototypes including a redesigned power take-off (“PTO”), a high-capacity, modular energy... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Synopsys TetraMAX II ATPG Certified for ISO 26262 Automotive Functional Safety

July 15, 2016

Independent Functional Safety Evaluation Provides Highest Level of Safety-Related Tool Confidence MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - Highlights: Tool certification accelerates ISO 26262 functional safety qualification for automotive ICs up to the most stringent safety requirements for ASIL D Enables automotive IC design teams to accelerate their manufacturing test development process with 10X faster run... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Software, Transportation Industry Products

Middle East Technical University Leverages VABS to Accelerate Design of Composite Wind Turbine Blades

July 14, 2016

North Logan, Utah (USA) - AnalySwift, LLC, a provider of efficient high-fidelity modeling software for composites and other advanced materials, announced today Middle East Technical University (METU) is leveraging its powerful VABS software to accelerate design of composite wind turbine and helicopter rotor blades. METU has used VABS for a variety of projects in its Department of Aerospace... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Spacefaring Raytheon Technology Makes Air Travel Better, Safer

July 13, 2016

Newly launched satellite payload sustains improved GPS navigation availability and accuracy CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla., -- Raytheon's newest payload, a technology package that improves the availability and accuracy of Global Positioning System signals for aviation, has launched into orbit for its 12-year mission. The Raytheon-developed system is a key element of the Federal Aviation... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission, Transportation Industry Products

Standard Motor Products Releases 213 New Parts for Standard® and Intermotor®

July 12, 2016

NEW YORK - Standard Motor Products, Inc. (SMP) announces the addition of 213 new part numbers to its Standard® and Intermotor® lines. The release spans 49 product categories and expands coverage through the 2016 model year with more than 100 million additional VIO. SMP continued to make expansions to its diesel program, with the introduction of a diesel fuel injection harness, diesel fuel... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

Europe's Military Cargo Aircraft Gear Up to Help Fight Wildfires with Newly Approved System

July 12, 2016

The Guardian, an advanced aerial firefighting system from Caylym Techonologies, is authorized for use in foreign countries. FRESNO, Calif. - This year, Fresno-based Caylym Technologies was invited to the Spartan C-27J's operator's conference to showcase their unique aerial firefighting system. Each year Leonardo Aircraft, formerly Alenia, introduces and updates users on the Spartan's... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Juno Spacecraft, Containing Components Manufactured by Diversified Plastics, Inc., is Orbiting Jupiter

July 11, 2016

MINNEAPOLIS - Launched by NASA in August 2011, the solar-powered Juno spacecraft entered Jupiter's orbit on Monday, July 4, 2016.  The spacecraft is carrying the Jovian Auroral Distribution Experiment (JADE) instrument, which contains three parts manufactured by Minnesota-based Diversified Plastics, Inc. Engineered by a nationally recognized independent research and development laboratory,... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Certifiable Predator B Fuselage Integration Begins

July 11, 2016

Marks First Step of Physical Production; Flight Testing Planned for Late 2016 SAN DIEGO – General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) systems, radars, and electro-optic and related mission systems solutions, today announced that fuselage integration of its new Certifiable Predator® B (CPB) RPA system in now underway. “The... Read More

Services, Transportation Industry Products

Vehicle Management System keeps fleet management simple.

July 8, 2016

Available as service with no contract, K.I.S.S.™ (Keep It Super Simple) Vehicle Management System provides most needed features of vehicle tracking used by fleet managers nationwide, including real-time location, historical trip reports, alerts for unauthorized use, speeding, and entering/exiting designated areas. System uses Verizon cellular network to connect vehicle to Internet so that... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Transportation Industry Products

Passive Diesel Emission Control Product minimizes NO2.

July 8, 2016

Utilizing custom catalytic formulations, MinNoDOC provides oxidation of Carbon Monoxide and Hydrocarbons as well as removal of Nitrogen Dioxide. Internal components are made from metal or silicon carbide materials and exterior is heavy gauge stainless steel. Product helps clean up air in deep mines and headers where ventilation may be less than desired to protect workers' health. Read More