_Rio Hondo Truck Academy
_Rio Hondo Regional Truck Academy is an intensive 11 day (88 hour) training course designed for Professio- nal Firefighter.
No matter what size department you come from, this course is for you! Rio Hondo Fire Training Center, 11400 Greenstone Avenue, Santa Fe Springs, CA.
_Technology & Maintenance Council
__T&MC- Tampa Fl, Feb 20-23, 2012.
Purpose of T&MC is to improve transport equipment, its main- tenance and maintenance management Council develops Recommended Engineering and Maintenance Practices that are voluntarily adopted by fleets, OEMs & component suppliers, promotes the voluntary cooperation.... _
_Transport & Logistic Glossary .pdf
___A Glossary of a Supply Chain Terminology, all Transportations, Logistics, Warehousing, Purchasing, Manufacturing & More! Price: $500 USD/pcs - single user, Transport & Logistic Glossary record as it appears in TRIS Database * E-Book: 921 pg. (33.000 terms) * ISBN-13: 978-973-0-07014-9 by Sorin Maier (Author),
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_Eaton & 100th anniversary in 2011
_Eaton has been supplying the trucking industry with products designed to improve vehicle perfor- mance & power increase profitability, produce the highest quality drivetrain and safety systems available to address the industry’s most pressing needs, with 2010 sales of $13.7 bln
__Renault Truck Optifuel Technology
__Berliet truck was delivered in 1897 The Renault corp was founded in 1899 as Societe Renault Freres. In 2001, Renault V.I. became a part of the Volvo Group, and the following year adopted the new trade name of “Renault Trucks”. With its EEV engines, Renault Trucks offers its customers greener vehicles!. More demanding than Euro V, the EEV standard (Enhanced Environmentally friendly Vehicle) is the strictest standard in terms of road transport. Sources: Renault Trucks Optifuel
_Volvo solutions you need for today
__Volvo - Choosing the right Volvo powertrain-engine, transmission & rear axle - can save quite a bit of money and time over the long haul. This is an important part of your truck investment, and while you’ll want to invest some quality time in the specing process, we’ll make it easy to come to the best Volvo powertrain decision.
_Ford Model T and Henry Ford
_Ford paved the road for more than 100 years of truck-making, in 1908 the Model T is introduced for $825 (in 1918 standard Model T chassis sold for just $325). 15 million are produ- ced through 1927. Also In 1919, Henry, acquired the stock of the company's minority... became the sole owners of Ford Motor Company.
__Ford Power Stroke engines
__The Power Stroke® Diesel story began in 1982, when the Ford Motor Company made a decision that would transform their Super Duty® pickups into the most highly regarded and hottest-selling trucks in America. In pursuit of a whole new level of durability, power, torque and capabilities, Ford partnered with International Truck and Engine Corporation or ITEC (later re-named Navistar, Incorporated) to create a new standard in diesel engine technology that would help redefine the industry. Sources:Ford Power Stroke _
_MAN AG was founded in 1908
__MAN A.G. was officially founded in 1908, the former started develo- ping a revolutionary new engine technology named after its inventor Rudolf Diesel. Rudolf Diesel, who developed and built the first completely serviceable diesel engine in the world between 1893 and 1897 at MAN. MAN Truck & Bus Group supply of diesel and gas engines with a performance range from 47 kW to 1,140 kW (64 mhp to 1,550 mhp).
__Mercedes-Benz "Trucks You Can Trust"
____Mercedes-Benz Trucks also is well-positioned where environmental protection is concerned: diesel engines from Daimler have become efficient, low-emission high-tech power plants through continuous development. The emissions of particulates and nitrogen oxides have declined by an average of well over 90 percent since 1990. Mercedes-Benz trucks with advanced BlueTec diesel technology... progress in ecology with economic benefits for the customer.
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__DAF its own engines for 50 years
___DAF has been developing and manufacturing its own engines for exactly fifty years. During that time, the company has built up an excellent reputation as far as durability, reliability, fuel economy and low emission values are concerned. DAF is among the first European truck manufacturers to start production of a hybrid distribution truck. The DAF LF Hybrid uses a parallel hybrid system, through which reductions in fuel consumption and therefore CO2 emissions of up to 20% can be achieved. Sources: DAF
__What you don’t see is what you feel
_Scania engine technology is always next generation. Injection, combustion and turbocharging systems from Scania From optimi- sed single cylinders at the core to advanced emission reduction at the tailpipe, our goals are the same: to maximise performance, save fuel, increase safety and reduce maintenance. The system is developed in-house at Scania, by close coopera- tion between the engine and transmission engineers. Scania’s lowest emission engines to date. Sources: Scania Engines
_AER - Advanced Engine Research
__Established since 1997, AER are designers and builders of award winning race engine solutions that have led the way in the motor sports industry. 2010 is an exciting time for AER – building on our successful partnership with Mazda, AER is poised to introduce an all new version of the MZR-R race winning 2.0L turbo engine. Working with our European teams and Mazda we hope to build on our 3rd place at Le mans in 2009 and many race victories in the ALMS working with Mazda works team Dyson Racing. Sources: A.E.R.
_The Climate is Right for Trains
__The propulsion system begins at the pantograph and ends with the mechanical drive on the axle. Due to an increased focus on cross-border operations and the gradual shift to private companies, there is an audible demand for complete reliable packages which incorporate multisystem operation, short delivery times and systems that work from the very first day. Our train control and communication system has the capacity and the modularity to work in parallel with train management systems, hardwired functions, and highly integrated systems with built-in diagnostics. Sources: Bombardier
_is a leader in engine technology
_Diesel engine production was started at the plant in 1946. AGCO SISU POWER one of the world's leading makers of diesel engines. The plant manufactures more than 30,000 diesel engines annually and has approx. 680 employees. AGCO Sisu Power 3rd Generation Series engines are designed for demanding off-road machinery applications. Robust construction, durability, reliability and strong torque are features the AGCO Sisu Power engines are famous for throughout the years. Sources: AGCO Sisu Power
__DEUTZ – the engine company
_“We offer the most successful engine systems in the world” – that’s our vision. In the year 1864, DEUTZ was the first engine manufacturer in the world – and we want to be first in the future, too. First when it comes to customer value, quality, and technology, as well as systems solutions and service solutions, on all matters related to engines – and, last but not least, first in the market. As the leading independent supplier in the premium segment, we want to be the innovations leader in technology geared to market requirements. Sources: Deutz Engines
_Engine Call Center 24/7 serve you
__Cat Engines - With their low cost of ownership, long life-to-overhaul and industry-leading support, the full line-up of powerful on-highway Cat Engines has earned through the years a reputation for quality, reliability and durability that's unmatched by others. We continue our commitment to support our existing on-highway engine customers by maintaining the industry's most responsive service network. Sources: Caterpillar Engine
_Hino Trucks is the fastest growing
_Hino Engines deliver dependable, fuel efficient power. Hino is recognized worldwide as one of the leading innovators in engine design. Hino represents the Toyota Group in the global market for medium-duty trucks, heavy-duty trucks, and buses. Hino uses the Toyota Production System to achieve continuing gains in productivity and in quality throughout our operations. Sources: Hino Engines
_Association of Diesel Specialists
_ADS is the worldwide diesel industry's leading trade assn, dedicated to the highest level of service on diesel fuel injection and related systems. Members are located throughout the world and consist of independent repair shops specializing in diesel fuel injection, drive-in, governor and turbocharger service. Members also encompass original equipment manufacturer (OEM), manufacturers and distributors of replacement parts and allied equipment and schools offering programs in diesel mechanic training. Sources: A.D.S.
_"Powered by Detroit Diesel"
___Find the trucks you want with a Detroit Diesel engine. Rugged, industry-leading Detroit Diesel DD15®, Series 60®, MBE 900 and MBE 4000 engines can be found in several top brands in the Daimler Trucks North America family of trucks: Freightliner, Western Star, SelecTrucks, Freightliner Custom Chassis and Thomas Built Buses. The new Detroit Diesel DD15 brings more power to the Freightliner Cascadia with better fuel economy. Detroit Diesel is setting new standards in engine excellence. Sources: Detroit Diesel
_Cummins is a technology leader
_Founded in Columbus, Ind., in 1919 as Cummins Engine Company, Cummins is a technology leader in the diesel engine market, with our employees working relentlessly to provide cutting-edge solutions to the increasingly difficult challenge of producing cleaner-running engines. Clessie Cummins' spirit of innovation and commitment to quality lives on nearly a century later in the nearly 40,000 Cummins employees who work to design, make and sell products that can be found in nearly every type of vehicle imaginable. Sources: Cummins Engines
_Fiat Powertrain is also a leader
__Fiat Powertrain is a Fiat S.p.A. division specializes in engine & transmission research, development, production and sale. With 10 manufacturing facilities and 5 R&D centers, the company is one of the most significant players in the international powertrain industry. Fiat Powertrain is also a leader in the sector of engines powered by alternative fuels. It has been developing and selling methane (CNG) engines since 1997. This is an effective and immediately feasible solution for reducing pollution and CO2 emissions. Sources: Fiat Powertrain
_GM & Global Product Operations
___GM powertrain designs, engineers & manufactures engines, transmi-ssions, castings, and components for GM vehicles and other automotive, marine & industrial original equipment manufacturers. It has operating and coordinating responsibility for GM's powertrain manufacturing plants and engineering centers in North and South America, Europe and the Asia-Pacific region, Sources: GM powertrain
_new thinking new possibilities
_Hyundai Motor Co. has grown rapidly to become one of the largest automo- bile companies with global top five production capability and superior quality. We have now reached a tipping point where we need qualitative approach, bringing bigger ideas and relevant solutions to our customers. At this opportunity to move ahead, Sources: Hyundai Motor
_AVL Powertrain Engineering Inc
_AVL is the world's largest privately owned and independent company for the development of powertrain systems with internal combustion engines as well as instrumentation & test systems. Powertrains for light, medium and heavy duty, commercial vehicles use an increased number of complex systems for engine, transmission, electric drives, exhaust aftertreatment and the respective electronic control systems. Key is, to balance this complexity with the life cycle cost of the vehicle. Sources: A.V.L.
___"Powered by Honda"
_Honda annually provides approximately 5 million general-purpose engines, which are manufactured in six countries, to 86 countries around the world as the power source for various machines used in construction, industry, agriculture, home gardening and other applications such as generators, tillers and lawn mowers, as well as various handheld devices including hedge trimmers. The low fuel consumption, high output and compact size of the commercial- grade GX engine have made it a best selling engine, with cumulative production since 1983 in excess of 40 million units. Sources: Honda
_Navistar “Always Performing”
_Since its beginnings in 1902 as Int'l Harvester, Navistar Engine Group has always had an “ int'l” mindset. In 2000 the company realigned its business units to focus on one vision: to be the best truck and engine company in the world. Built for performance, reliability, durability and fuel-efficiency, MaxxForce® diesel engines keep vehicles and fleets operating at their highest levels. From the city to the open road, MaxxForce engines bring the power for nearly every commercial truck and bus application. Sources: Navistar Engines Group
__First 100 Years of Eaton Corporation
__ In 2011, Eaton Corp.. celebrates its 100th anniversary and a heritage of innovation and expertise that has positioned the company to answer some of the world's toughest power management challenges. For almost a century, Eaton has been supplying the trucking industry with products designed to improve vehicle performance and power, and increase profitability. That’s why Eaton works with fleet owners and trucking companies to produce the highest quality drivetrain and safety systems available to address the industry’s most pressing needs. Sources: Eaton Corp
_to be a reliable engine manufacturer
Ever since the founding of the Kubota company in 1890 as a manufacturer of a cast-iron water supply pipelines, Kubota has continuously contributed to the progress of society through its manufacturing activities and technological developments. Kubota Engine Division continues to research and develop ways The mission, _to manufacturer of compact diesel engines, is to strive for and attain the ultimate engine manufacturing technology..
__diesel engine a 90 years tradition
_Since its inception in 1975, FPT (formerly Iveco Motors) has been responsible for upholding the Fiat tradition in the field of the diesel engine - a tradition that extends back over 90 years to the very first Fiat-made diesel. With over 15 million engines produced, FPT / Iveco is one of the largest manufacturers of diesel engines in the world. Sources: Iveco Motors
_new global standards of excellence
_Founded in 1916, Isuzu Motors has the longest history of any Japanese vehicle manufacturer And now we are boldly taking up the challenge of global leadership in commercial vehicles and diesel engines while maintaining our traditions. Other than Isuzu, no diesel manufactures in the world has such global production and sales network. Sources: Isuzu Motors
_World-Class Engineering Excellence
_The beginnings of KOHLER engines can be traced back to 1920, The Courage engine entered the market in 2002 with new features including an inverted crankcase for leak-proof operation,... In 2008, Kohler Engines announced its product offering would expand to include gasoline and diesel engines from 4 to 65 horsepower.
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_the right part in the right location
_ Over 50 years, and 1 million quality engines delivered to customers worldwide. Quality & innovation have been the core tenants of our engine programs. PACCAR has introduced many technical innovations and industry firsts over the years. PACCAR has the service network that will keep your engines running every day. Sources: PACCAR Engine
___J Deere is committed to your success
_Since its founding in 1837, John Deere has seen a great many changes in its business, its products, its services. And Deere has never outgrown, nor forgotten, its founder's original core values. Those values determine the way we work, the quality we offer, and the unsurpassed treatment you get as a customer, investor, employee. Sources: John Deere
_the needs of the changing marketplace
_By offering a strong product line-up and comprehensive aftersales service, Komatsu Diesel consistently achieves customer satisfaction. We take R&D very seriously, allowing us to pioneer such developments as the release of Power Units, in which engines are combined with transmission systems or combined with hydraulic equipment. Sources: Kohler Engines
__most advanced diesel engines
_For 75 years Perkins has led the field in the design & manufacture of high performance diesel engines Ranging from 5 to over 2,600 hp, the diesel engines power more than 5,000 different applications from over 1,000 major equipment manufacturers in the construction, power generation, materials handling, agricultural and general industrial markets. Sources: Perkins diesel engines
_Coordinate Balance & Pursue Excellence
_JAC - HFC4DA1 series engine, co-designed by JAC, AVL and BOSCH with the latest technology, achieves first class performance on power, fuel economy, reliability & emission efficiency. Its rated revolution is 3600 rpm, capable of meeting the emission requirement for various overseas markets. Sources: JAC - Anhui Jianghuai Automobile Co
_Power, Passion, Partnership Performance
_MTU Detroit Diesel is now Tognum America, a wholly owned subsidiary of Germany’s Tognum AG. In 2000, MTU and Detroit Diesel combined our off-highway operations into a single, global organization, which is now Tognum America. We add value through our intelligent, professional, tailored solutions and our customers see us strategic partners. Sources: MTU Detroit Diesel
_the purely technical side of automobiles
_Since its founding in 1905, SAE's dedicated people, strong technical base, and vision have helped serve the professional needs of engineers and the transportation needs of humanity. SAE Int'l is your one-stop resource for technical information and expertise used in designing, building, maintaining, and operating self-propelled vehicles for use on land or sea, in air or space. Sources: SAE International