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Navistar, Inc. Set to Host SAE International Diesel Engine Academy

August 22, 2013

SAE International announces that Navistar, Inc. will serve as host company for the 2013 Diesel Engine Technology Engineering Academy. Navistar, Inc., a leading manufacturer of commercial trucks, buses, defense vehicles and engines, will host the event at its World Headquarters in Lisle, Illinois, USA.

Warrendale, PA (PRWEB) August 22, 2013

SAE International announces that Navistar, Inc. will serve as host company for the 2013 Diesel Engine Technology Engineering Academy. Navistar, Inc., a leading manufacturer of commercial trucks, buses, defense vehicles and engines, will host the event at its World Headquarters in Lisle, Illinois, USA.

The Academy, which will be held Oct. 21-25, is a comprehensive and immersive training experience. Taught by leading subject matter experts, this Academy consists of five days of intensive training consisting of lecture, hands-on equipment demonstration, structured practical sessions, and a team-based case study problem. This Academy covers the diesel engine engineering principles and practices necessary to effectively understand a modern diesel engine. Types of engines addressed include naturally aspirated, turbocharged, pre-chamber, open chamber, light duty, and heavy duty.

Attendees will be able to:

  •     Articulate basic diesel engine terminology and principles
  •     Describe the key features of the basic types of diesel engines
  •     Compare various diesel fuel injection systems and their components
  •     Analyze the effects of different fuels on engine performance and longevity
  •     Compare the function and applicability of various air management systems
  •     List the various emission standards and testing requirements
  •     Detail the elements of post-combustion emission control devices
  •     Discuss emerging diesel engine technologies

The 2013 Diesel Engine Technology Engineering Academy begins each day at 8 a.m. There will be some evening sessions. For a complete course description and registration information, please visit http://training.sae.org/academies/acad03/.

To register, please contact SAE International via customerservice(at)sae(dot)org or by calling 1-877-606-7323 (1-724-776-4970 outside the U.S. and Canada).

SAE International is a global association committed to being the ultimate knowledge source for the engineering profession. By uniting over 138,000 engineers and technical experts, we drive knowledge and expertise across a broad spectrum of industries. We act on two priorities: encouraging a lifetime of learning for mobility engineering professionals and setting the standards for industry engineering. We strive for a better world through the work of our philanthropic SAE Foundation, including programs like A World in Motion® and the Collegiate Design Series™.

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