Hitachi Awarded Order from Eaton Corporation for Commercial Vehicle Hybrid System

Tokyo, October 20, 2008 - Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE: HIT/ TSE: 6501) and Hitachi Vehicle Energy, Ltd., which manufactures lithium-ion batteries for hybrid electric vehicles (HEV) and other uses, today announced that they have been awarded an order from U.S.-based Eaton Corporation (NYSE:ETN) to supply motors, inverters, lithium-ion batteries and other components for Eaton's hybrid power systems to be...

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Poclain Hydraulics AddiDrive(TM) Assist

Overview: an additional hydrostatic transmission offering trucks and convoys better mobility in difficult driving conditions such as: mud, snow, sand, etc. This hydraulic aid, installed on the front or rear axles is an ecological alternative to full-time all-wheel drive, engaging on-demand only when needed for higher torque and improved traction control. Providing dramatically reduced weight and...

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AddiDrive(TM) CreepDrive

Overview: an hybrid mechanical/hydraulic transmission dedicated to vehicles driving at normal highway speeds while working at slow speeds between 0 and 10 km/h. In transport mode, the mechanical transmission operates as usual. In creep mode, the mechanical transmission is de-clutched and the hydraulic transmission is engaged, providing smooth and perfectly controllable ground speeds. Without...

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Integrated Stepper Motor/Drive operates at up to 1,500 rpm.

Integrated Stepper Motor/Drive operates at up to 1,500 rpm.

Model STM23 is size 23 motor and drive, contained in aluminum heatsink housing, with RS232/RS485 interfaces for programming drive using rich instruction set software. Motor operates in closed loop mode and coding can be downloaded to drive or unit can be controlled using commands from attached controller. With supply of 12-80 Vdc and 0.2-5 A peak output current, it is offered in single or double...

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ABB Wins $8.7 Million Automation and Power Order for SCA Ortviken's New Pulp Line

Integrated process and electrical systems to expand capacity, increase efficiency and improve quality Houston, Texas, December 1, 2008 --ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth $8.7 million to supply power and automation equipment to SCA Ortviken's new pulp line at its paper mill in northern Sweden. ABB's delivery includes an integrated process and...

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ABB Wins Marine Orders Worth $30 Million

Reliable, energy-efficient propulsion and on-board power systems to maximize fuel efficiency and reduce emissions of offshore supply vessels Zurich, Switzerland, Jan. 12, 2009 - ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won orders worth $30 million for electric propulsion, power generation and power distribution systems that maximize the fuel efficiency of offshore supply...

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Reversible DC Gearmotor develops 60 lb-in. torque at 78 rpm.

Reversible DC Gearmotor develops 60 lb-in. torque at 78 rpm.

Accepting any 12 Vdc source, MMP-TM55-12V GP52-059 delivers 60 lb-in. continuous torque output at 78 rpm and 443 lb-in. peak output for battery-powered electric vehicles, robotics, and automation applications. Unit measures 7.75 in. long x 2.14 in. dia and has 25 mm long keyed output shaft with 12 mm dia. Weighing 4 lb, gearmotor features IP54 protection and is available with motor windings for...

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Hydraulic Motor optimizes steering for industrial vehicles.

Incorporated into chassis of industrial vehicles, compact MG02 motor offers pivot function, steering attachments, and bevel stops on casing, which simplify assembly of motorized steering wheels on chassis. At 38.3 kg with maximum length of 303 mm/width of 270 mm, device offers torque from 273-633 Nm and displacement from 86-398 cm3/tr. It includes attachments for connection to steering cylinders...

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DC Gearmotors fit into tight spaces.

DC Gearmotors fit into tight spaces.

Available with 1.25 in. ID hollow shaft or 1.25 in. dia solid shaft in u-shaped or s-shaped configuration, FlexTorq(TM) 762 series includes 9 standard models and offers output torques up to over 1,800 lb-in. Fixed output speeds on standard units ranges from 1.2-65 rpm, and matched variable speed drives can be provided for PMDC gearmotors. Products are driven by 1/20, Â-¼, or Â-½ hp...

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BorgWarner Supplies Ward's '10 Best Engines 2009'

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Jan. 19 -- The BorgWarner Engine Group supplies systems and components for five of the 10 Best Engines 2009 presented by Ward's Auto World at the North American International Auto Show, including: o Audi 2.0L TFSI turbocharged DOHC I-4 (A4 Avant) o BMW 3.0L DOHC I-6 Turbodiesel (335d) o Chrysler 5.7L Hemi OHV V-8 (Dodge Ram/Challenger R/T) o Ford 2.5L DOHC I-4 HEV (Escape...

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