Strength & Impact

Industrial Equipment’s

Farm and Construction Equipment

Partial list of products include off-highway vehicles, tractors, cranes, loaders, harvesters, compactors, forest machines, excavators, lawn mowers, etc,.

Engine Analysis

Challenge

Predict flow conditions and component temperatures in an automotive engine

Approach

Otto cycle analysis to predict in-cylinder gas conditions vs. time
Detailed in-cylinder CFD model for surface heat transfer
CFD results were mapped to detailed thermal model and component temperatures calculated throughout cycle

Impact

Determined characteristics for spark plug operable heat range