Accumulators http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/taxonomy/term/6607/more en More Hydraulic Hybrids on the Horizon http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/rail-truck-bus/more-hydraulic-hybrids-horizon <div class="node-body article-body">Kiessling Transit's fleet of new 2015 and 2016 Ford E450 chassis and Elkhart Coach bodies will incorporate the Lightning Hybrids parallel hybrid system installed prior to delivery this summer. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/rail-truck-bus/more-hydraulic-hybrids-horizon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/rail-truck-bus/more-hydraulic-hybrids-horizon#comments Accumulators Rail, Truck & Bus Fri, 17 Apr 2015 19:00:00 +0000 32071 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Bladder Accumulators Shed the Weight http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/accumulators/bladder-accumulators-shed-weight <div class="field-byline"> Staff </div> <div class="node-body article-body">These bladder accumulators are constructed of a composite fiber shell over an aluminum liner, making them approximately one fourth the weight of steel accumulators. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/accumulators/bladder-accumulators-shed-weight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/accumulators/bladder-accumulators-shed-weight#comments Accumulators Products Thu, 16 Apr 2015 20:03:00 +0000 31981 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Large Bladder Accumulators Reduce Pipeline Complexity http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/accumulators/large-bladder-accumulators-reduce-pipeline-complexity <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Fluid Energy Controls now offers bladder accumulators in sizes up to 45 gallons, enabling the use of fewer accumulators as compared to smaller 10, 11, or 15 gallon sizes. Large-size accumulators suit applications requiring large fluid volume, such as steel mills, rubber molding machines, paper mills, and processing plants. The accumulators are manufactured and certified in accordance with ASME Section VIII, Division 1, and are rated at 3000 psi. The shells consist of spun Cr-Mo steel, and come standard with Buna-N bladders.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/accumulators/large-bladder-accumulators-reduce-pipeline-complexity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/accumulators/large-bladder-accumulators-reduce-pipeline-complexity#comments Accumulators Mon, 16 Mar 2015 15:01:00 +0000 31521 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulic-Electric Analogies: Capacitors and Accumulators, Part 3 http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/accumulators/hydraulic-electric-analogies-capacitors-and-accumulators-part-3 <div class="node-body article-body">Volume is the most important parameter for the accumulator, followed by maximum operating pressure. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/accumulators/hydraulic-electric-analogies-capacitors-and-accumulators-part-3" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/accumulators/hydraulic-electric-analogies-capacitors-and-accumulators-part-3#comments Accumulators Tue, 17 Feb 2015 15:30:00 +0000 30891 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Ohio Town Welcomes First Hydraulic Hybrid Garbage Trucks http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/waste-management/ohio-town-welcomes-first-hydraulic-hybrid-garbage-trucks <div class="field-deck"> Leadership of Oberlin, Ohio seizes opportunity from disaster </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Shortly after midnight on February 15, 2014, firefighters in Oberlin, Ohio responded to a fire at the city&rsquo;s refuse vehicle garage. The building housed all six of the city&rsquo;s refuse collection and recycling trucks. All of them were destroyed. Scott Broadwell, President of Oberlin&rsquo;s City Council, said it was fortunate that no one was injured in the incident, and leadership for the city of Oberlin acted quickly by renting two trucks to begin waste collection the following Tuesday.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/waste-management/ohio-town-welcomes-first-hydraulic-hybrid-garbage-trucks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/waste-management/ohio-town-welcomes-first-hydraulic-hybrid-garbage-trucks#comments Accumulators Hydraulic Pumps & Motors Rail, Truck & Bus Waste Management News Mon, 05 Jan 2015 20:02:00 +0000 29951 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulic-Electric Analogies: Capacitors and Accumulators, Part 2 http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/accumulators/hydraulic-electric-analogies-capacitors-and-accumulators-part-2 <div class="field-deck"> Developing an understanding of hydraulic capacitance helps eliminate pesky parasitic capacitances, and facilitates the overall application of circuit theorems in hydraulic design. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Developing an understanding of hydraulic capacitance helps eliminate pesky parasitic capacitances, and facilitates the overall application of circuit theorems in hydraulic design.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/accumulators/hydraulic-electric-analogies-capacitors-and-accumulators-part-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/accumulators/hydraulic-electric-analogies-capacitors-and-accumulators-part-2#comments Accumulators Other Technologies Other Components Thu, 18 Dec 2014 19:14:00 +0000 29991 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Ameripride Takes Delivery of First Hydraulic Hybrid Truck http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/rail-truck-bus/ameripride-takes-delivery-first-hydraulic-hybrid-truck <div class="node-body article-body">Lightning Hybrids provides system that reduces emissions and cuts fuel costs</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/rail-truck-bus/ameripride-takes-delivery-first-hydraulic-hybrid-truck" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/rail-truck-bus/ameripride-takes-delivery-first-hydraulic-hybrid-truck#comments Accumulators Rail, Truck & Bus Fri, 14 Nov 2014 15:27:00 +0000 29801 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Hydraulic-Electric Analogies: Capacitors and Accumulators, Part 1 http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/accumulators/hydraulic-electric-analogies-capacitors-and-accumulators-part-1 <div class="field-deck"> Developing an understanding of hydraulic capacitance helps eliminate pesky parasitic capacitances, and facilitates the overall application of circuit theorems in hydraulic design. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Developing an understanding of hydraulic capacitance helps eliminate pesky parasitic capacitances, and facilitates the overall application of circuit theorems in hydraulic design. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/accumulators/hydraulic-electric-analogies-capacitors-and-accumulators-part-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/accumulators/hydraulic-electric-analogies-capacitors-and-accumulators-part-1#comments Accumulators Other Technologies Other Components Wed, 12 Nov 2014 19:26:00 +0000 29651 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Accumulator designed for deep-water applications http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/accumulators/accumulator-designed-deep-water-applications <div class="node-body article-body">The Lockbox piston accumulator design addresses issues of costly, time-consuming, and complicated offshore accumulator service by removing the issue of corroded large threads.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/accumulators/accumulator-designed-deep-water-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/accumulators/accumulator-designed-deep-water-applications#comments Accumulators Tue, 11 Nov 2014 22:47:00 +0000 29631 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com Freudenberg acquires Tobul Accumulator http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/accumulators/freudenberg-acquires-tobul-accumulator <div class="field-byline"> Alexis Coffey </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Freudenberg Sealing Technologies acquired Tobul Accumulator effectively July 31, 2014.</p> <p>Tobul is a developer and manufacturer of hydraulic accumulators. The family-owned company has sites in Bamberg, SC and Houston, TX. Currently it employs around 120 people.</p> <p>&quot;With the acquisition of Tobul, we strengthen our established accumulator business and continue to develop our portfolio with innovative technical solutions,&rdquo; explains Dr. Mohsen Sohi, Speaker of the Board of Management of the Freudenberg Group.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/accumulators/freudenberg-acquires-tobul-accumulator" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://hydraulicspneumatics.com/accumulators/freudenberg-acquires-tobul-accumulator#comments Accumulators Tue, 05 Aug 2014 18:55:00 +0000 27981 at http://hydraulicspneumatics.com