You may know that properly maintaining a hydraulic pump will ensure
maximum efficiency and prevent damage, but did you know that it is
especially critical to regularly monitor inlet conditions?...
On July 26, 2019
Doing more with less is a common theme in business and the pump
market for medium-duty applications is no exception. With the
overall hydraulic system size becoming increasingly smaller and
On July 24, 2019
Bain’s projections show that the Internet of Things (IoT) market
will grow to $520 billion in 2021. Specific to the construction
market, 6.8 million connected heavy construction machines will...
On July 16, 2019
The design and deployment of aerial lifts, truck-mounted cranes,
telehandlers, scissor lifts, man lifts and other modes of vehicular
material handling demands two requirements above all others:...
On July 16, 2019
For decades, the dump truck industry has been relegated to two
sizes of dump pumps; a larger, higher flowing (up to 27GPM) C
Series pump, and a smaller, lower flowing (up to 16GPM) G series
On July 2, 2019
This is part two of a two-part post explaining how to determine the
best size for a hydraulic pump motor and how to scale the size and
cost with RMS loading and Hp limiting. In Part 1 of this post,...
On June 28, 2019
This two-part post explains how to determine the best size for a
hydraulic pump motor and how to scale the size and cost with RMS
loading and Hp limiting. Knowing how to right-size an electric
On June 27, 2019
When it comes to mobile heavy lifting applications, we are
increasingly seeing that the electrification market can benefit
from integrated, decoupled solutions. These solutions offer an
On June 20, 2019
Machine builders in the European market know that their machines
must meet the requirements of the machinery directive if they want
to be CE marked and sold. This is not news to anyone. But are...
On June 19, 2019
The Hybrid Actuation System (HAS) is making localized control
viable for both mobile and industrial applications. This new
technology gives the benefits of power and resiliency found in
On May 30, 2019
Using mechanical energy produced by a machine’s engine, a hydraulic
pump can move hydraulic fluid from the pump’s own reservoir to a
connected hydraulic motor, converting the mechanical energy...
On April 23, 2019
Mobile equipment manufacturers are always striving to get the most
out of their machines without overburdening the system with costly
and complex mechanics. Moreover, performance expectations are...
On April 4, 2019
Frequently when designing simple hydraulic circuits that utilize
low-cost solutions, system designers will often use fixed
displacement pumps. One challenge associated with the use of...
On February 28, 2019
Work in the turf industry can be tough, dirty and unforgiving. The
last thing you need is for the machine to fail in the midst of a
job. Machine failure leads to unscheduled maintenance and...
On February 18, 2019
As the case is across many sectors, electronics systems are the
primary drivers of innovation in today‘s agricultural industry.
However, those working in this sector may have noticed that any
On January 9, 2019
Hoover Dam -- one of the most impressive engineering feats of the
20th century – generates hydroelectricity for millions of homes and
businesses across the Southwest, and it’s a constant challenge...
On January 7, 2019
A massive engineering and design collaboration have brought the
vision of world-renowned Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava Valls
to life in Lakeland, Florida. The new Innovation, Science...
On December 12, 2018
Industrial OEMs and end users rely on traditional tie-rod cylinders
to deliver power to industrial presses, mills, foundries, power
generation, oil and gas exploration and other extreme, heavy...
On December 7, 2018
Check valves are commonly applied to a variety of load-holding
applications that are found, for example, in mobile equipment in
mining, construction, or forestry. Typical thread in cartridge
On December 3, 2018
Simplifying user interface and machine system design requires
expertise and products. Often machines require a simple, cost
effective weight measurement system to improve loading or
On November 27, 2018