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Envirocleanse LLC Moves Forward with Patented inTank™ Ballast Water Treatment System

November 9, 2016

HOUSTON, Nov. 2, 2016 - Envirocleanse LLC, division of Charter Brokerage, a BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY company, recently submitted a Letter of Intent to the US Coast Guard and the International Maritime Organization indicating that Envirocleanse will apply for Type Approval of their patented Envirocleanse inTank™ Ballast Water Treatment System. Full-scale shipboard trials were performed earlier in... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Boeing, UPS Announce Order for 14 747-8 Freighters

October 31, 2016

Airplanes will support carrier's fleet expansion plans EVERETT, Wash. - Boeing [NYSE: BA and UPS [NYSE: UPS today announced an order for 14 747-8 Freighters. The agreement also includes an option to purchase an additional 14 of the cargo airplanes.  "These aircraft are a strategic investment for increased capacity for UPS customers around the globe," said Brendan Canavan, president, UPS... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Magellan Aerospace Signs Agreement with BAE Systems for F-35 Lightning II Assemblies

October 31, 2016

TORONTO - Magellan Aerospace ("Magellan") announced today that it will be producing F-35 Lightning II horizontal tail assemblies under an agreement with BAE Systems. The agreement is the continuation of annual contract awards made to Magellan by BAE Systems for F-35 assemblies, valued at more than CDN $70 million over a two year period. Magellan and BAE Systems have been working together to... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Transportation Industry Products

SW45023 Exit Door Lamp Switch enables operating pressure of 32 oz.

October 26, 2016

Measuring less than ¾” diameter, SW45023 Exit Door Lamp Switch is rated at 2.0A resistive load at 28VDC input and switch life of 200,000 minimum cycles. Weighing less than 15 grams, unit offers custom PC pins 0.025 square for mating into next higher assembly connector. Featuring push-On/remain-In/push-off switch mechanism with plunger travel of approximately 0.19”, device comes... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Robotics, Transportation Industry Products

Aurora Demonstrates DARPA Aircraft Autonomy Program

October 24, 2016

Advanced autonomy system demonstrated on a Diamond DA-42, Cessna Caravan and Bell UH-1 helicopter MANASSAS, Va., Oct. 17, 2016 - Aurora Flight Sciences is breaking ground in the world of automated flight through its work on the Aircrew Labor In-Cockpit Automation System (ALIAS) program. On October 17 Aurora demonstrated automated flight capabilities with ALIAS flying a Cessna Caravan through... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Transportation Industry Products

Second Tranche of Ballard-Powered Fuel Cell Buses Commissioned in China

October 24, 2016

VANCOUVER and YUNFU, China - Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP; TSX: BLD) today announced the commissioning and deployment of 10 fuel cell-powered buses in the City of Yunfu, in the Province of Guangdong, China. The unveiling took place at a ceremony held at the Foshan (Yunfu) Industrial Transfer Park, Sinao Town, Yunfu City in Guangdong Province. The ceremony was attended by Mayor of Yunfu,... Read More

Software, Transportation Industry Products

DHS Fields New Automatic Takeoff and Landing Capability for Predator B Fleet

October 24, 2016

Capability Significantly Reduces Operator Training Costs and Landing Incidents SAN DIEGO – General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA), radars, and electro-optic and related mission solutions, today announced that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS)/Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has released its newest flight... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

IFR Charts optimize pilot situational awareness.

October 24, 2016

SID and STAR Departure and Arrival Charts help pilots increase safety in flight and raise awareness of both physical obstacles and dangers, and regulatory environment for each procedure. Enhancements include addition of terrain, distinctive use of color to identify important features, and true-to-scale depiction of chart elements. MSAs within plan view provide minimum clearance of objects near... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Transportation Industry Products

Inertial Measurement Unit offers tactical grade stability.

October 21, 2016

Supporting high-accuracy navigation, guidance, and positioning, Model ADIS16490 is suited for applications ranging from aviation and unmanned systems to machine control, precision instrumentation, and smart munitions. Device features tactical grade in-run bias stability of 1.8°/hr and 3.6 µg. Angular random walk of 0.09°/root-hr and velocity random walk of 0.008 m/sec/root-hr help... Read More

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U.S. Navy Awards Raytheon $255 Million to complete Development of Next Generation Precision Landing System

October 21, 2016

System equips the F-35 and unmanned aircraft with safer, more accurate landing guidance DULLES, Va. - The U.S. Navy awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a $255 million contract for development and production readiness of its next generation precision landing system. The Joint Precision Approach and Landing System uses GPS satellite navigation to provide more accurate landing guidance for manned... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Commercial Truck Bed Extender features adjustable legs.

October 20, 2016

TramBed 2.0 can be slid out by truck owners and braced via its adjustable legs. Supporting loads up to 2,000 lb (8 ft truck bed) with legs extended, legs keep extension stable and permit product to be used as in-field work surface while adding minimal to no stress on truck suspension. Heavy-duty construction features all-stainless steel deck and factory-welded, powder-painted extension rails... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Quantum Fuel Systems Showcases VP-650(TM) Virtual Pipeline Trailer at High Horsepower Summit in Chicago

October 17, 2016

Virtual Pipeline Trailer Provides Highest Available CNG Capacity in the Industry CHICAGO - Quantum Fuel Systems, an industry leader in CNG (compressed natural gas) fuel systems for the automotive and heavy-duty industry, is showcasing the VP-650™ virtual pipeline trailer at the HHP (High Horsepower) Summit in Chicago's McCormick Place (booth #615). This trailer, with the highest gaseous... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Workhorse Group Inc. Receives Order to Manufacture 200 Additional E-Gen Hybrid Electric Delivery Vehicles

October 17, 2016

Vehicles to be Added as Part of the UPS Growing Alternative Fuel and Advanced Technology Fleet CINCINNATI - Workhorse Group Inc. (NASDAQ:WKHS), an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) of battery-electric vehicles, today announced that it has received an order to produce 200 additional E-Gen hybrid electric delivery trucks for the UPS alternative fuel and advanced technology fleet. To read... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Retractable Stabilizer Cover reduces fin box opening drag.

October 14, 2016

Using 2 air cushions fitted to top and bottom of fin box, SKF Dynamic Stabilizer Cover (DSC) reduces drag and promotes efficiency of passenger vessels with SKF retractable fin stabilizers type S and type Z. Cushions are inflated during normal operation using compressed air from vessel’s pneumatic systems to form smooth, streamlined cover over fin box opening. When stabilizer fin is to... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Ocean Power Technologies Announces Successful Completion of Its Lease Stage Gate Review and Significant Product Performance Validation Milestones

October 14, 2016

PENNINGTON, N.J. -- Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:OPTT) (“OPT” or the “Company”) announced today the successful completion of the pre-requisite stage gate review with Mitsui Engineering and Shipbuilding (“MES”), which allows OPT to proceed with the PB3 shipment to Japan.  OPT also announced its operational performance validation for two PB3 PowerBuoys® currently... Read More

Services, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Sakor Technologies to Exhibit Engine, Hybrid and Electric Vehicle, and Battery Testing Technologies at Automotive Testing Expo North America 2016

October 12, 2016

VISIT BOOTH #10009 TO SEE RANGE OF HIGH-PERFORMANCE SYSTEMS SAKOR Technologies, Inc., a recognized leader in the area of high-performance dynamometer systems, announces that it will be exhibiting at the Automotive Testing Expo North America 2016, October 25-27, 2016 at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, Michigan. SAKOR will be highlighting many of their innovative technologies at Booth... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

General Dynamics Receives $101 Million U.S. Navy Award for Ohio Replacement Submarine Development

October 7, 2016

GROTON, Conn. - The U.S. Navy has awarded General Dynamics Electric Boat a $101.3 million contract modification to continue development of the Common Missile Compartment for the Navy's Ohio Replacement submarine and the United Kingdom's Successor-class ballistic-missile submarine. The modification is for the procurement of 22 missile tubes to support the manufacturing of the Common... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Transportation Industry Products

High-Power Speakers withstand harsh marine environment.

October 6, 2016

Along with elliptical shape that lends to reduced profile, CM7123T 8 x 12 in. wakeboard tower speaker set features surface area that allows for delivery of deep bass. Aluminum swivel mounting bracket, included, has 360° turning radius. Along with blue LED backlighting, CM2223RL marine-grade, 8.8 in. dia coaxial speaker set features full-range cone sized to allow these speakers to... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

QinetiQ North America and MILREM Unveil Titan at 2016 AUSA Annual Meeting and Exposition

October 5, 2016

Titan is a First-of-Its-Kind Modular, Hybrid Unmanned Ground Vehicle WALTHAM, Mass. - QinetiQ North America (QNA) and MILREM today introduced Titan at the 2016 Association of the United States Army (AUSA) Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. Milrem, a company that specializes in the development of unmanned vehicles and repair and maintenance of heavy-duty military vehicles, and QinetiQ North... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

AM General Awarded Over $151 Million for Domestic and International HMMWV Sales and Service

October 5, 2016

SOUTH BEND, Ind. - AM General has been awarded new HMMWV contracts and modifications to existing domestic and international contracts for vehicles and parts for Afghanistan, Ukraine and the United States National Guard and Reserves totaling $151,051,833. The recently announced contracts noted above cover items to include new production vehicles, automotive kits, spare parts and training. For... Read More