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Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Keysight Technologies' Automotive Body, Safety Test Reference Solution Receives Multiple Industry Awards

June 6, 2016

What: Keysight is proud to announce that its TS-8989 Automotive Body and Safety Test Reference Solution, a ready-to-go PXI-based solution for testing body and safety control modules in the automotive electronic test space, has won the following awards: 1.     SMT China Prime Award—for the best new product of the year 2.     SMT China Vision Award—winner in the functional test... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Rubber/Silicone Extrusion Crosshead has precise MAGS adjustment.

June 6, 2016

Designed for flow characteristics and processing challenges of elastomeric compounds, 500 series features mechanically assisted gum space (MAGS) adjustment system. This lets operator make adjustment from single point using socket wrench, and visual indicator on core tube clearly shows how far gum space has been moved. Other features include hardware-free cam lock design, Center-Stage concentricity adjustment system, Easy-Out inserts, and removeable cast aluminum liquid fed cooling sleeve. Read More

Non-Industrial Products, Transportation Industry Products

Johnson Controls Brings Comfort and Luxury to the New Volvo S90

June 2, 2016

PLYMOUTH, Mich. - With its Volvo S90 available this summer, the manufacturer of premium automobiles is heralding a new era in design, innovation and Swedish luxury. The new sedan combines handsome natural materials with sophisticated, intuitive technologies that focus on the driver and the design of the interior. Volvo worked with Johnson Controls for the vehicles' seats. The seats use... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Chadwick-BaRoss Signs on to Carry Barko Forestry Equipment

May 31, 2016

SUPERIOR, Wisc. - Barko Hydraulics, LLC announces the addition of Chadwick-BaRoss, Inc. to its distribution network for all forestry equipment product lines. With five locations across Maine, Massachusetts and New Hampshire, Chadwick-BaRoss will carry Barko equipment for the New England region. “We’re very excited to welcome Chadwick-BaRoss to the Barko team,” said John Janiro,... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Programmable Tachometer facilitates performance analysis.

May 27, 2016

For applications with 2–10 cylinders and multiple ignition coils, VDO Xtreme™ LED Tachometer lets drivers select up to 4 separate shift points and play back their run in real-time or slow motion (¼ speed). Shift point setting can use shift light or pulsing backlight to indicate specified shift points. Supplied with chrome bezel and white or black dial face, tachometer allows switching between red or white backlighting. Top range is 12,000 rpm, and 90 and 360 sec memory recalls are available. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Transportation Industry Products

Flir Systems and Navionics Collaborate to Deliver Dock-To-Dock Autorouting and Sonarchart Live

May 25, 2016

Latest LightHouse OS Update brings Powerful Navigation Features and Personal Chart Creation to Raymarine Multifunction Displays WILSONVILLE, OR – Raymarine®, a brand of FLIR Systems, and Navionics®, the leader in content and location-based services for the recreational boating and outdoor markets, have collaborated to make several new features available on Raymarine’s LightHouse II... Read More

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

Power Tester aids EV/HEV IGBT thermal reliability assessment.

May 25, 2016

Recording all diagnostic information during use, MicReD® Power Tester 600A lets electric and hybrid vehicle (EV/HEV) engineers test power electronics for mission-critical thermal reliability and lifecycle performance. Power cycles are fully automated, and T3Ster® structure function yields non-destructive failure-in-progress data for each IGBT. Up to 8 testers can be chained together to power cycle up to 128 IGBTs simultaneously in system test. Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Enclosed Aluminum Car Trailer provides 365-degree access.

May 23, 2016

Utilizing hydraulic power to raise and lower front of trailer to preferred height/angle, Low Profile Power Tilt Trailer enables low profile cars to drive directly into trailer without damaging front lip of vehicle. Once vehicle is in trailer, wireless or manual switch can be used to lower trailer back to level position. Custom-built trailer has interior allowance of 20 ft x 94 in. with 64 in. height. Empty weight of trailer, including winch, spare tire, battery, and toolbox is just 2,925 lb. Read More

Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Transportation Industry Products

Curtiss-Wright Demonstrates Power® Architecture-based Glass Cockpit Display Solution and Advanced Air-Flow Through (AFT) Cooling for 3U Systems

May 20, 2016

Leading rugged COTS board/system vendor for embedded Aerospace Defense applications will showcase NXP® technology-based 3U VPX technology NXP FTF 2016 Technology Forum (Pedestals 551 and 554), AUSTIN, Texas – Curtiss-Wright Defense Solutions today announced that it will feature two NXP® Power® Architecture-based COTS technology demonstrations during the NXP FTF 2016 Technology Forum.... Read More

Services, Transportation Industry Products

Saab Develops Underwater Anti-IED Robot

May 19, 2016

NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. – Defense and security company Saab presented its remotely operated vehicle (ROV), Sea Wasp, at the Navy League's Sea-Air-Space Exposition in National Harbor, Maryland.  Sea Wasp, which relocates, identifies and neutralizes underwater improvised explosive devices (IEDs), is designed to combat below-the-surface terrorism. To produce the Sea Wasp, Saab leveraged... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

LED Panel Mount Indicators support frequent on/off cycling.

May 19, 2016

Featuring round protruding LED position that offers 25–50° viewing angle, L63 Series 3 mm Diffused LED Indicators achieve full brightness in microseconds and are suited for applications subject to frequent on/off cycling including aircraft instrumentation, industrial control panels, and transportation dashboards. Units offer front panel snap-in mounting and fit into 0.244 in. hole without additional hardware. Available in red, green, and yellow, 2–3.2 Vdc devices are designed with straight leads. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission, Transportation Industry Products

Electric Vacuum Pump for Brake Systems helps reduce car emissions.

May 19, 2016

Providing on-demand brake-system vacuum for high-efficiency gasoline engines, diesels, and turbo-/super-charged engines as well as hybrid or full-electric powertrains, UP5.0 meets vacuum requirements for brake boosters under demanding applications. Functionality helps car makers meet emissions marks while satisfying consumer demand for brake-pedal feel and performance. Increasing vehicle fuel efficiency 0.2&ndash;0.4 mpg, use of this pump can result in CO<sub>2</sub> savings of up to 2 g CO<sub><font size="2">2</font></sub>/km. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Transportation Industry Products, Green & Clean

Proterra Announces Advancements in Battery Technology for Heavy Duty Transit

May 18, 2016

Improved Catalyst® XR Transit Vehicle will deliver 28% more range from the same storage volume BURLINGAME, Calif. – Proterra, the market leader of zero-emission, battery-electric buses in North America, today announced a new battery design for the Proterra Catalyst® XR transit vehicle at the American Public Transportation Association Bus and Paratransit Conference (APTA), a gathering for... Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Transportation Industry Products

IMTRA Stabilizers Chosen for New Model Ocean Alexander 70e

May 17, 2016

Marine Manufacturer Offers Advanced Stabilization and Maneuvering Products for Leading Yacht Builder New Bedford, Mass. – IMTRA, the leading manufacturer and importer of quality marine products, announced today that, through its partnership with Merritt Island Boat Works, the Ocean Alexander 70e will be the first production yacht in the U.S. to use the new Side-Power Vector Fins™... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Steel Box Trucks feature counterbalanced gas springs.

May 13, 2016

Suited for loading/unloading parts, supplies, or scrap, all-welded Steel Box Trucks are powder-coated and feature 2 swivel and 2 rigid casters; 5 in. polyolefin casters support truck&#39;s 1,800 lb max weight capacity. Solid-sided trucks, with interior dimensions of 30 ½ in. high x 24 in. deep, have 13-gauge steel sides and 2 in. hemmed edges, while mesh-sided trucks, with 31 ½ in. high x 25 in. deep interior, are made from No. 13 expanded metal with 1 ½ x 1 ½ x 1/8 in. angle frame. Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Otis to Lift Discussion on Elevator Technology at AIA

May 12, 2016

PHILADELPHIA - Otis, the world's largest manufacturer and maintainer of people-moving products, including elevators, escalators and moving walkways, will present an educational session about recent advances in elevator technology at the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Convention 2016. Otis is a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX). Mary Ryan, senior manager, new equipment,... Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Green & Clean

Fuel-Efficient Tanker has environmentally friendly features.

May 12, 2016

Used to transport such products as petroleum, 610 ft long Garden State has 330,000 barrel cargo capacity. This ECO Class, 50,000 deadweight ton product carrier features PMA+ Notation for design that facilitates safe and ergonomic access to vessel structure and spaces. Fuel efficiency features include G-series MAN ME slow-speed main engine and optimized hull form, and other features include dual-fuel-capable auxiliary engines and ability to accommodate LNG fuel-gas system. Read More

Services, Transportation Industry Products

Certifiable Predator B Completes Fuselage Integrity Testing

May 9, 2016

Major Step in Validating Aircraft Airworthiness Achieved 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 it has successfully completed fuselage structural integrity testing of its Certifiable Predator® B (CPB) RPA. ... Read More

Services, Transportation Industry Products

BAAM to be Centerpiece of Local Motors Automotive Microfactories

May 9, 2016

Cincinnati Incorporated Big Area Additive Machine systems set to revolutionize automotive innovation. The sale of two Cincinnati Big Area Additive Manufacturing (BAAM) systems to Phoenix-based Local Motors is set to revolutionize automotive production. CI accelerated the advancement of additive manufacturing back in 2014 with the rollout of the first BAAM system, and has set forth on this... Read More

Services, Transportation Industry Products

Magellan Recognized as TU-Automotive Awards 2016 Finalist

May 5, 2016

Magellan Named in the Best Aftermarket Telematics Product/Service Category for Its eXplorist TRX7 Off-Road Navigator SANTA CLARA, Calif. - Magellan today announced that it has been named a TU-Automotive Awards 2016 finalist for its eXplorist TRX7 off-road navigator. These awards recognize the leaders pushing the connected car industry forward through innovation, industry engagement and... Read More