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Aluminum Auto-Body Joining
November 11, 2015 - SAE

Introduction Heavy-duty pickup trucks have sustained United States and global sales numbers over the past decade, and even have experienced increased sales in 2015. However, their future market viability will be affected by the implementation of new United States Federal CAFE 2 environmental...

Biocomposites in Automotive Applications
August 13, 2015 - SAE

Introduction Lightweight materials are an integral component in product design and integration across several industries, including aviation and automotive, where driving dynamics and efficiency are key factors. The automotive sector has taken a keen interest in lightweighting, from 1941 when Henry...

BS 5588-2 - Fire Precautions in the Design and Construction of Buildings Part 2: Code of Practice for Shops
March 29, 1985 - BSI

Applicable to shops of all sizes, premises used for retail services and trades, and cafes, restaurants and other places of refreshment. Covers provision and protection of escape routes, protection of ancillary areas and engineering services, provision of fire protection facilities and advice...

Composites for Automotive, Truck and Mass Transit: Materials, Design, Manufacturing
September 1, 2010 - DESTECH

This technical book provides a comprehensive explanation of how advanced composite materials, including FRPs, reinforced thermoplastics, carbon-based composites and many others are designed, processed and utilized in exterior, interior, under-the-hood, structural, semi-structural and non-structural...

IEEE 2600.3 - Protection Profile for Hardcopy Devices in IEEE Std 2600-2008 Operational Environment C
December 9, 2009 - IEEE

This standard is for a Protection Profile for Hardcopy Devices in a public-facing environment in which document security is not guaranteed, but access control and usage accounting are important to the operator of the environment. A retail copy center, public library, Internet café, and hotel...

SAE J2453 - Manual Transmission and Transaxle Efficiency and Parasitic Loss Measurement
September 1, 2011 - SAE

Because of the intense focus on CAFE and fuel emission standards, optimization of the automobile drivetrain is imperative. In light of this, component efficiencies have become an important factor in the drivetrain decision-making process. It has therefore become necessary to develop a...

Alternative Cars in the 21st Century A New Personal Transportation Paradigm
October 17, 2003 - SAE

FOREWORD Robert Riley's original 1994 edition of Alternative Cars in the 21st Century: A New Personal Transportation Paradigm arrived at a critical time and served a vital need. A new priority on electric cars was then stimulating public interest, regulatory attention, and many technological...

Reducing the embodied impacts of shopfitting equipment
February 1, 2015 - BRE

Introduction The incentives for retailers to report, manage and reduce operational environmental impacts (especially greenhouse gas emissions due to energy use) are well known. However, less is known about the embodied environmental impacts of the retail buildings themselves and of the shopfitting...

DS/CEN/TS 17165 - Light and lighting – Lighting system design process
December 18, 2018 - DS

This document specifies steps to be taken in the lighting system design process and lists responsibilities for the implementation and operation of the lighting solution. The aim of the process is: 1) to design lighting system solutions for sustainable lighting quality based on recommendations in...

Automotive Lightweighting Using Advanced High-Strength Steels
June 13, 2014 - SAE

Preface In the early 1990s, as a technical specialist at Ford Motor Company, I had a small support staff working for me to put together and solve large vehicle system computer-aided engineering (CAE) models. Though my work was primarily focused on steel, I also did some investigations on...

ESD SP15.1 - The Protection of Electrostatic Discharge Susceptible Items In-Use Resistance Testing of Gloves and Finger Cots
January 1, 2005 - ESD

This document applies to all gloves and finger cots used as part of a user defined Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) Control Program. This document is intended to provide test procedures for measuring the electrical resistance of gloves or finger cots. Intrinsic resistance measurements include surface,...

DSF/FPRCEN/TS 17165 - Light and Lighting – Lighting system design process

The document specifies steps to be taken in the lighting system design process and lists responsibilities for the implementation and operation of the lighting solution. The aim of the process is: 1) to design lighting system solutions for sustainable lighting quality based on recommendations in the...

January 1, 2010 - BRE

INTRODUCTION In the UK approximately 2.9 million people are employed in the retail trade which, with a turnover in 2009 of £285 billion, represents one of the UK's largest industries. Provisional statistics* for the period April 2009 to March 2010 show that in the UK there were over 3000 fires in...

The Green Bookshop: Recommended Reading for Doctors and Others from the Medical Journal Education for Primary Care
May 31, 2009 - CRC

Preface What makes a perfect bookshop? For me the London Review of Books Bookshop in London comes very close. It is not very big but the books are chosen with such care that the choice is always both intriguing and beguiling and it is very rare for me to summon the restraint necessary to leave...

September 12, 2005 - SAE

Preface It is a strange dichotomy, but true, that while in the heavy-duty sector North American manufacturers arguably lead the world with their diesel truck engine technology, to the extent that the engines are emulated and sold across the globe, in the diesel passenger car sector North America...

Automotive Carbon Fiber Composites From Evolution to Implementation
November 29, 2011 - SAE

Executive Summary The advantages of carbon fiber composites (CFCs) in automotive design are high stiffness, high specific strength (strength-to-weight ratio), excellent fatigue endurance, corrosion resistance, generally good impact resistance, and flexibility in design that permits them to be...

October 31, 1973 - API

INTRODUCTION This report covers the fourth and final year of research conducted on the exhaust emissions of polynuclear aromatic hydrocarbons (PNA) under CRC-APRAC Project CAPE-6-68. Previous findings have been published in three Annual Reports (1, 2, 3) and in two SAE papers (4, 5). The fourth...

CLSI AUTO11 - Information Technology Security of In Vitro Diagnostic Instruments and Software Systems; Approved Standard
October 1, 2014 - CLSI

This standard specifies technical and operational requirements and technical implementation procedures related to information technology (IT) security of in vitro diagnostic (IVD) systems (devices, analytical instruments, data management systems, etc.) installed at a health care organization (HCO)....