Case Study Results

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Alma Automotive Creates Modular HIL Test System for Automotive ECUs Using VeriStand www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/alma-automotive-creates-modular-hil-test-system.html
Developing a modular, hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) test system based on commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) hardware for real-time engine and vehicle simulation to reduce the amount of physical testing required ...

Vantage Power Replaces Diesel With Hybrid Buses and Achieves 40 Percent Fuel Savings www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/vantage-power-replaces-diesel-with-hybrid-buses-and-achieves-40-percent-fuel-savings.html
Developing a hybrid powertrain that can be retrofitted into existing double-decker buses and can demonstrate a 40% fuel savings in real-world operating conditions. We needed to develop a completely new ...

Testing Starter Motor Durability Using LabVIEW and CompactDAQ www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/testing-starter-motor-durability-using-labview-and-compactdaq.html
Performing durability testing on up to four automotive starter motors in parallel.

Developing a High-Volume Automated Production Test With CompactRIO www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/developing-a-high-volume-automated-production-test-with-compactrio.html
Creating a custom end-of-line functional and performance test system for a powertrain component with two independent test cells responsible for all systems, including discrete part handling, motion control, ...

Full Automation of a Highly Dynamic Steering Test Bench for Realistic Testing with NI VeriStand, LabVIEW and PXI www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/full-automation-of-a-highly-dynamic-steering-test-bench-for-realistic-testing-with-ni-veristand-labview-and-pxi.html
The requirements for testing steering systems have increased enormously. Along with mechanical tests, highly dynamic tests of electrical steering systems on test benches are now common and are increasingly ...

System of emulation outside the vehicle of engine control ECUs for their subsequent diagnosis www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/system-of-emulation-outside-the-vehicle-of-engine-control-ecus-for-their-subsequent-diagnosis.html
When the ECU controlling the injection and/or ignition systems of a vehicle combustion engine stop working correctly, there is widespread lack of knowledge among mechanics and electronics technicians about ...

Reducing Risk and Cost With Virtual High-Speed and Commuter Train Test www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/reducing-risk-and-cost-with-virtual-high-speed-and-commuter-train-test.html
High-speed and commuter trains are extremely complex constructions with thousands of components. During the validation and homologation phase, actual trains are rare and expensive assets. Siemens Mobility ...

Testing Integrated Starter Generators for Hybrid Vehicles www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/testing-integrated-starter-generators-for-hybrid-vehicles.html
We needed to develop and commission a fully automated dynamometer test rig for integrated starter generators (ISGs) used in hybrid vehicles to run accelerated life tests.

Hyundai Kefico Improves Production Test Time by 15% Using a Standard Common Platform Tester www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/hyundai-kefico-improves-production-test-time-by-15-percent-using-a-standard-common-platform-tester.html
We needed to sustainably meet manufacturing test deadlines for increasingly complex powertrain electronic control units (ECU) with over 200 pins and 20,000 test steps; while ensuring test times comply ...

Lightning Hybrids' New Method to Reduce Fuel Consumption www.ni.com/en-us/innovations/case-studies/19/lightning-hybrids-new-method-to-reduce-fuel-consumption.html
Creating a system to retrofit new and existing fleet vehicles to reduce emissions and fuel usage.