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Electrohydraulic System Improves Efficiency Through Use of Drive-Drive Design
March 22, 2023
DriveDrive Power’s Independent Electrohydraulic System utilizes drive-drive motor technology to provide efficiency and precision improvements over traditional hydraulic systems...
Hägglunds Fusion Drive System Wins Big IDEA Award
Dec. 15, 2022
Readers select top product innovations in eight categories.
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How to Safely Work with High-Voltage Systems
Sept. 28, 2022
Although standards for high-voltage systems used in heavy-duty mobile applications are limited, there are steps which can be followed during the design process to ensure safety...
How to Reduce Expensive Fluid System Leaks and Emissions
Sept. 20, 2022
While they may range in severity, leaks can result in inefficiency and potential danger to the team and the environment.
Managing Friction to Optimize Hydraulic Cylinder Performance
Sept. 12, 2022
By reducing friction in hydraulic cylinder seals, system and overall machine efficiency gains can be achieved.
More content from October 2022
Volvo Construction Equipment
Future Engine Emissions Regulations and Their Possible Impacts on Fluid Power Manufacturers
Sept. 7, 2022
Emissions regulations are driving the move to electric vehicles which could provide opportunities to re-evaluate the design of hydraulics and pneumatics systems.
NFPA Launches Electrification of Fluid Power Task Force
Sept. 1, 2022
Industry members will work together to determine technologies and design impacts of electrification on fluid power components and systems.
Robots and Cobots Present Opportunity for Pneumatics
Aug. 30, 2022
Growing use of robots and cobots in manufacturing operations will benefit pneumatics suppliers whose solutions can provide a simple, cost-effective option for end effectors.
“Making Automation Easy Starts With the Design Process”
Aug. 25, 2022
Festo’s Dr. Ansgar Kriwet talks about why automation is complicated, and how design teams can improve the experience.
Association of Equipment Manufacturers
New IFPE and CONEXPO Awards Program and Arbor Day Partnership Launched
Aug. 18, 2022
AEM has introduced a new technology awards program and a partnership with the Arbor Day Foundation for the 2023 edition of IFPE and CONEXPO.