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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... 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

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Transportation Industry Products

Floating PV Expert Exhibits California Based Project and Launches 72 Cell Solar Floats at Intersolar North America

July 14, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO - International floating PV pioneer Ciel et Terre exhibits patented technology Hydrelio®, as a part of the California Solar Energy Industries Association (CALSEIA) pavilion at Intersolar North America. Hydrelio®, created in 2011, is a platform that allows standard solar PV panels to be installed on large man-made bodies of water such as industrial reservoirs, dams or... 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... 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. ... 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

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

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 real-time information can be viewed anywhere, anytime with Internet browser. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Transportation Industry Products

Magnetek Announces over 1,000 Quattro® Elevator Drives Installed in Schindler Projects

July 5, 2016

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. - June 28, 2016 - Magnetek, Inc., a leading designer and manufacturer of elevator drives, today announced the presentation of its “Quattro® 1000 Club” award to Schindler Elevator Corporation. The award signifies that Schindler has installed over 1,000 Magnetek Quattro energy saving elevator drives in elevator modernization projects around the world. “Demand for... Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

OSI Systems Receives Orders for $9 Million for Security Inspection Systems

July 1, 2016

HAWTHORNE, Calif. - OSI Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: OSIS) today announced that its Security division, Rapiscan Systems, received two orders from an international customer totaling approximately $9 million for multiple units of Eagle® Cargo and Vehicle Inspection (CVI) systems; 600 series Baggage and Parcel Inspection (BPI) systems; Metor people screening systems; and related services and support. ... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Ocean Power Technologies Announces the Deployment of its PB3 PowerBuoy with Integrated Payload from National Data Buoy Center

June 30, 2016

Ocean Power Technologies Announces the Deployment of Its PB3 PowerBuoy with Integrated Payload from National Data Buoy Center PENNINGTON, N.J. - Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OPTT) (“OPT” or “the Company”) announced today that it has re-deployed the PB3-A1 PowerBuoy® (“PB3 PowerBuoy” or “PB3-A1”) off the coast of New Jersey after completion of necessary  repairs and... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Transportation Industry Products

Integrated Electronic Brake System is lightweight and compact.

June 29, 2016

To promote driving comfort, MK C1 reduces pedal vibrations and ensures driver always feels same force-path characteristics in pedal. Unit integrates brake actuation, brake booster, and control systems (ABS and ESC) into compact braking module. While able to build up braking pressure at rates to fulfill pressure dynamics requirements for ADAS, electro-hydraulic MK C1 also meets requirements for recuperative braking system without any additional measures. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Pre-Mold Retread targets medium-duty delivery vehicles.

June 29, 2016

Designed for regional, medium-duty vehicles with 19.5 in. tires, MICHELIN® MD XDN® 2 Pre-Mold™ Retread has attributes consistent with food and beverage, parcel package, and pick-up and delivery applications. Retread features 18/32 in. tread depth for 190/200 tread sizes and 20/32 in. tread depth for 210/220/230 tread sizes. Tread design minimizes internal casing temperature to extend life, while wide, open-shoulder grooves provide optimized wear, and full-depth sipes deliver maximum traction. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Transportation Industry Products

LED Bollard Lights feature true Type 3 optics.

June 28, 2016

Using unique arrangement of LED arrays, 36 Watt LED Bollard Lights project light to front and sides while letting almost no light escape out back of light. True Type 3 optics enable safe egress on walkways, in parks, and in parking areas without allowing light to pour onto bordering properties or bodies of water, which is often considered light trespass. Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Septentrio to Spotlight Drone and Terrestrial GNSS Solutions for GIS Professionals at 2016 Esri User Conference

June 27, 2016

TORRANCE, Calif. – Septentrio will showcase its latest GNSS systems and software solutions for GIS professionals at the 2016 Esri User Conference in San Diego, June 28-30, with a special focus on the rapidly growing market for drone-based aerial survey. At center stage will be Septentrio’s suite of products designed specifically for aerial surveys. They include the compact AsteRx-m UAS... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Sakor Technologies Wins Scip Grant to Work with Michigan State University on Thermal Transient Anemometer

June 27, 2016

Improved ability to measure airflow critical to new vehicle designs SAKOR Technologies, Inc., a recognized leader in the implementation of instrumentation products for dynamometer testing, announces that it won a highly competitive Small Company Innovation Program (SCIP) grant awarded by the Michigan Corporate Relations Network (MCRN), and will use the grant for research necessary to develop... Read More