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2014-10-14 16:20:37

MAUMEE, Ohio, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dana Holding Corporation (NYSE: DAN) announced today that its Victor Reinz(®) multi-layer steel (MLS) transmission separator plate was selected as a finalist for the 2015 Automotive News PACE Awards. The innovative plates improve sealing, efficiency, and durability for advanced multi-speed, dual-clutch, and continuously variable transmissions. Dana's proprietary MLS transmission separator plates replace traditional single-layer valve...

2014-10-07 12:21:23

REDDITCH, England, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GKN has developed the world's first Disconnect All-Wheel Drive System for A-, B- and C-segment vehicle platforms, which improves fuel economy during steady state cruising by up to 4%. The innovative Disconnect function enables vehicles to combine the enhanced traction, dynamics and stability of all-wheel drive with improved on-highway fuel efficiency. Senior Programme Director Hannes Prenn said: "As global demand for smaller, more...

2014-09-03 16:21:08

-- New Offering to Debut in Chicago at IMTS 2014 To Attract Sales in the North American Market -- TOKYO, Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI) has completed the development of a new model in its best-selling "GE series" of dry-cut hobbing machines. The GE10A is ideally suited to mass production of small-diameter gears of the kind used in vehicle automatic transmission systems. Through a variety of innovations enabling machining with outstanding speed...

2014-08-21 23:09:12

Tests conducted by a major European manufacturer shows a 7.5 decrease in teeth wear of type 9E-1B20-0719-A01 swinging worm gear mechanism, when lubricated with grease treated with 5% of NanoMaterials’ NanoLub® GH-X EP additive. (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 NanoMaterials Ltd., the innovative nano lubricants manufacturer and a subsidiary of the leading American company: “Nanotech Industrial Solutions, Inc.” (NIS), releases a new case study based on tests conducted by a leading...

2014-06-24 23:14:46

GEARS allows users to monitor installed security applications and detect potential advanced threats utilizing 40 anti-malware engines. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 OPSWAT today announced the official release of the GEARS application. This free software helps users identify if their computer is at risk or compromised by providing greater visibility into the status of installed security applications and alerting them to potential advanced threats. The release of this new...

2014-03-20 08:32:33

MINNEAPOLIS, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuously variable transmissions (CVTs) and their emerging role in the U.S. outdoor power equipment (OPE) market are the subject of a fascinating new white paper issued by General Transmissions, Inc. Written in plain language, the white paper - titled Continuously Variable Transmissions Are Ready To Roll Into The Outdoor Power Equipment Market - will be of great interest to anyone with a desire to learn more about CVT technology as...

2014-02-26 23:04:25

Cloud-based Solution Provides Unique Capabilities for Advanced Threat Detection for Remote Users as Well as Enhanced Compliance Enforcement for SSL VPN and NAC Solutions San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 OPSWAT today announced the official release of GEARS, a cloud-based solution that provides IT and security professionals with advanced threat detection and compliance enforcement for both remote users and managed devices. OPSWAT GEARS is a network security management platform...

2013-10-11 23:02:13

While the basic working principle and the mechanical construction of automatic transmissions in vehicles has not changed significantly, increased requirements for performance, fuel economy, and drivability, as well as the increasing number of gears has made it more challenging to design the systems that control modern automatic transmissions. New types of transmissions—continuously variable transmissions (CVT), dual clutch transmissions (DCT), and hybrid powertrains—have presented...

2013-10-07 23:04:38

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Gears, Drives and Speed Changers markets. Global market for Gears, Drives and Speed Changers is projected to reach US$114.3 billion by 2018, driven by renewed activity in key end-use markets. San Jose, California (PRWEB) October 07, 2013 Follow us on LinkedIn - Gears, drives and speed changers are crucial components that find application in a multitude of industries for powering machinery. Key end-use industries include...

2013-09-18 23:29:47

GEARS SDK makes it easy to integrate endpoint application management and security features into client applications. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 OPSWAT today announced the release of GEARS SDK. The SDK provides a lightweight solution for implementing endpoint compliance and security functionality and reduces the time needed for ongoing application maintenance. The GEARS SDK, available on the Windows platform, makes it easier for software engineers and intermediate IT...


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