Accession Number : ADA141363

Title :   Fuel Conservation and Construction Equipment,

Corporate Author : ARMY BELVOIR RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER FORT BELVOIR VA

Personal Author(s) : Falchetta,V T

PDF Url : ADA141363

Report Date : Feb 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 33

Abstract : The Army's energy conservation goals and methods for estimating fuel requirements as they relate to construction equipment are identified. The impact of the R&D Center's current procurement strategy and TECOM's test procedures on the Construction Engineering Division's energy conservation program is discussed. Existing methods for determining fuel consumption are identified and evaluated.

Descriptors :   *Construction equipment, *Energy conservation, Utility vehicles, Earth handling equipment, Road building equipment, Fuel consumption, Test methods

Subject Categories : Construction Equipment, Materials & Supplies
      Surface Transportation and Equipment

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE