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SAE Truck & Off-Highway Engineering: February 2019
- Magazine Issue
Published February 01, 2019 by SAE International in United States
- Over-the-air affair
Remote updating of software and firmware on commercial trucks and off-highway machines is on the rise, not only for maintenance functions but also to add new features like operator-assist technology.
- Developments in engine-based gensets
With demand for generator sets steady and regulatory change settling, suppliers can rationalize their offerings and push improvements in areas like noise abatement and economy.
- Testing, testing and even more testing
The commercial-vehicle market is eager to adopt more ADAS and automated-driving innovations, but before those technologies get to the road they must first pass rigorous testing practices that prove their efficacy.
- Smart and connected powertrains
FPT Tech Day reveals multi-power Cursor X concept, other "4.0 innovations" for hydrogen fuel cell, electric and natural gas propulsion.
Medium-duty trucks make headway- and headlines
- Volvo CE, Skanska demonstrate concept electric site
- Argus responds over-the-air to combat new cyber threats
- SAE updates J3016 automated-driving graphic
- Tekscan goes fast-track with its high-speed tire scanning
- Emerson proposes electric-powered heat pumps for school buses
- Caterpillar Ventures invests in Fisker for electric future
- Deere displays ag equipment at CES to tout software, AI tech
Tenneco talks 'clean air' tech, trends