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2011-05-10 12:30:00

WARRENDALE, Pa., May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- SAE International recently published "Brake NVH: Testing and Measurements," which covers the current trends and developments in brake engineering. "Brake NVH: Testing and Measurements" a book by Dr. James K. Thompson, provides readers with a fundamental understanding of current practices for measuring and testing brake noise, vibration and harshness. From coverage of basic definitions and concepts to in-depth analysis of on-road...

2011-05-09 09:02:00

TROY, Mich., May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Design and testing engineers will have their first opportunity to view Altair Engineering's next-generation NVH Director during the 2011 SAE Noise and Vibration Conference in Grand Rapids, Mich., May 16-19 at the DeVos Place Convention Center. Altair Engineering, Inc., a leading global provider of simulation technology and engineering services, developed NVH Director as a tailored optimization and process automation application to improve vehicle...

2011-04-25 04:00:00

MAUMEE, Ohio, April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement with Axles India, Ltd. (AIL), to acquire select assets of AIL's commercial truck axle business. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/19990903/DANA ) Under terms of the agreement, Dana will assume full ownership of AIL's axle drive head and final axle-assembly operations. (The axle drive head includes the pinion, ring gear, differential lock,...

2011-04-01 00:01:30

BLUERIDGE Analytics, Inc. announces the latest evolutionary development in SITEOPS®, which provides civil engineers, architects and land developers the ability to realistically simulate vehicle movement. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) March 31, 2011 Today BLUERIDGE Analytics® unveiled the latest evolutionary development in its pioneering web-based software, SITEOPS®. Swept Path Analysis provides civil engineers, architects and land developers the ability to realistically simulate vehicle...

2011-03-22 08:21:00

LAS VEGAS, March 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) today announced the company's lineup of fuel-efficient, integrated drivetrain systems for construction and material-handling on display this week at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2011. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/19990903/DANA ) Headlining the show for Dana is the introduction of the first hydromechanical variable transmission (HVT) system resulting from a cooperative effort between Dana and Bosch Rexroth AG....

2011-02-28 09:41:00

WARRENDALE, Pa., Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- There is a competitive need to bring fresh cars to market quickly. The body--including design, validation, and tooling--is on the critical path in product development. It is therefore imperative to have a body design staff that can make very quick, often intuitive decisions. SAE International has released a new book that provides readers with a means to gain this intuition. Fundamentals of Automobile Body Structure Design by...

2011-02-08 06:00:00

MAUMEE, Ohio, Feb. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) has taken action to become a full-service provider of driveline systems in the growing South American commercial vehicle business. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/19990903/DANA ) The company completed a strategic transaction with SIFCO S.A., a leading producer of steer axles and forged components in South America. The agreement enables Dana to add truck and bus steer axles to its product...

2011-02-07 13:06:00

MAUMEE, Ohio, Feb. 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) today announced the drivetrain solutions engineered for a variety of construction vehicles that will be shown at the inaugural bC India 2011 in Mumbai this week. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/19990903/DANA ) Located at Stand H.18/I.19, Dana will present advanced solutions that include axles, transmissions, driveshafts, and electronic controls for everything from small backhoe loaders and soil...

2011-01-21 12:59:00

MAUMEE, Ohio, Jan. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) announced today that Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Jim Yost will participate in the Barclays Capital Industrial Select Conference on February 9, 2011, in Miami, Florida. Mr. Yost will present for approximately 45 minutes, beginning at 1:55 p.m. EST, and discuss Dana's recent financial performance, as well as current and future plans. (Logo:...

2010-12-15 08:00:00

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Vehicle designs and colors change each year but it is the integration of consumer electronics technologies into the vehicle interior that is really fueling future driving experiences. Continental, one of the world's largest automotive suppliers, is engineering hardware, software and systems that are powering the vehicle with an "Always On" connection and linking drivers and passengers to content and information in new ways. Continental...


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