The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) announces its 2018 officers as well as directors elected to the AEM Board of Directors and AG and CE Sector Boards at its recent annual business meeting. 2018 AEM Officers are:Chair Richard M. Goldsbury, Regional President, North America & Oceania, Doosan Bobcat Inc.

Power management company Eaton has launched its line of spin-on filters that protect pumps, valves, compressors and hydraulic systems from contamination as per ISO 2941, ISO 3723 and ISO 2942, and are designed to provide one of the highest cleanliness levels for hydraulic systems.

Power management company Eaton has launched its line of EasyFit Exchange Filter Elements that provide trouble-free operation for power generation, oil and gas, steel and metal, marine and mining applications that require filtering of abrasive fluids, cooling lubricants, or water-based fluids.

Power management company Eaton announced the launch of its new Circuit Design Software Studio, an easy-to-use platform that streamlines the process of designing custom manifolds. The software tool offers new 3D design capabilities along with an updated product library featuring Eaton's extensive portfolio of cartridge valve solutions, allowing customers to shorten design cycles while increasing efficiency for quicker communication and manifold display.

Power management company Eaton announced a series of updates to the company's X20 portfolio of open circuit piston pumps, including electronic displacement control across all X20 displacements, an updated pressure/flow control, and a new torque control for the 620 Series pumps.

Power management company Eaton today announced the company's ESV9 series of proportional solenoid cartridge valves, designed to provide superior control with optimized linearity. With less than 7 percent hysteresis, the new valves provide excellent operational efficiency and a broad ramp rate for greater resolution and ease of use.

Power management company Eaton announced the new ASV60 steering valve, a compact, modular valve that helps reduce cab noise and improve machine flexibility and intelligence. Designed for mobile off-highway equipment in the construction, agriculture and material handling industries, the valve allows machine designers to tailor equipment steering performance to the operator's driving habits or operating conditions and sets the stage as the foundation for autonomous vehicles.

Power management company Eaton and The Marsden Group, a global technology company specialized in developing advanced analytics in support of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, will present a demonstration highlighting the applications of augmented reality technology in hydraulic equipment at the International Fluid Power Expo (IFPE), being held March 7-11, 2017, in Las Vegas.

Power management company Eaton will highlight the company's fully assembled sub-systems for work, propel, steering and auxiliary machine systems designed to deliver consistent performance and superior reliability at the International Fluid Power Expo (IFPE), being held March 7-11, 2017, in Las Vegas, Nevada.

U.S. Representative Paul Broun (GA) toured the 13,000 sq.-ft. facility at BASIC Equipment in Eatonton, Ga., June 14. During his visit, Rep. Broun had the opportunity to learn about the company’s successes as well as some of its challenges. “BASIC Equipment is a fine example of what can happen when a business combines hard work with ingenuity,” said Broun.

Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation recently earned two Master of Quality awards from Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA). Eaton was recognized for outstanding performance in 2009 for the company’s clutch and transmission operations in San Luis Potosi, Mexico.