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16
Feb

ISO 26262 Facts and Tips Presented by Industry Experts

By Megan Verkamp
February 16, 2018

Category • Functional Safety, ISO 26262

Just as in Aerospace, the International Standards Organization has created the functional safety standard, ISO 26262, for the automotive industry. Questions remain surrounding ISO 26262 implementation and how it is used. Functional safety experts weigh in on tips and facts surrounding the standard.

12
Feb

LHPU to Offer New Training in Alliance with MES and SAE International 

In June of 2017, LHP announced a new Partnership with Model Engineering Solutions (MES), a German based vendor of quality tools for model-based development. This partnership allows LHP to present MES’s unique training materials in the U.S

22
Jan

Why are Electric Cars Moving Towards 48-Volt Electrical Systems

By Megan Verkamp
January 22, 2018

Category • Training, Electric Vehicle, Hybrid

As the automotive industry heads deeper into the 21st century, the technologies that propel automobiles from one location to another are rapidly changing to incorporate concepts that both improve upon and go beyond traditional gasoline and diesel powertrains. Some experts are marking the year 2017 as the year that has turned electric and hybrid vehicles from a fad to an inevitable fate in the automotive industry.

08
Dec

Did the Jetsons Predict the Future of the Transportation Industry?

Since the early 1960s, Americans have been enamored with the animated sitcom “The Jetsons” and their depiction of a futuristic, space-like utopia. The show is full of talking robots, floating houses, and even flying cars.Years ago, the sitcom felt fanciful and far-fetched. And yet, here we are - in an age when these dreamlike fantasies are closer than ever to becoming our reality.

04
Dec

Automation Alley: Episode 3- IIOT and the Data Driven Factory

By Megan Verkamp
December 04, 2017

Category • IoT, Analytics, Industrial Internet of Things, IIoT

LHP's Michael King, stared as a guest on Automation Alley's Factory Reboot Podcast Series. The Factory Reboot Podcast Series is a podcast about technology’s role in manufacturing and how Industry 4.0 is transforming the future, from autonomous robotics to artificial intelligence. Hosted by Automation Alley Executive Director, Tom Kelly, the series explores the minds of industry experts, and divulges the opportunities and challenges manufacturers face as they rethink, retool, and reboot their factories for manufacturing's next act: one that is smart and connected.

27
Nov

Fuel Efficiency for Autonomous and Electric Vehicles

Did you know the first electric vehicle was introduced more than 100 years ago? Today, electric vehicles are rising in popularity, and the development of the autonomous vehicle is partially responsible. One of the most publicized benefits of autonomous vehicles (AVs) is the decreased consumption of gasoline, leading to a reduction in demand for fossil fuels.

16
Nov

LHP Introduces the Functional Safety Expressway

LHP Engineering Solutions has announced the creation of the Functional Safety Expressway (FSXpressway) as a response to the new safety-critical regulations (ISO 26262) that are impacting the design and development of all on-highway vehicles, including trucks, buses, trailers, semitrailers, and motorcycles in 2018.

07
Sep

LHP's Training Division Expands Course Offerings

By Megan Verkamp
September 07, 2017

Category • Automotive, Embedded Controls, Training, Engine

LHP is excited to announce Intro to Engine Performance, an addition to our already successful, industry-recognized, 6-week bootcamps. The new bootcamp, located in San Antonio, Texas, offers participants an intensive 6-week, hands-on course on Engine Performance.

11
Jul

Eyes off the Road: The Driving Force behind Autonomous Vehicles

By Megan Verkamp
July 11, 2017

Category • Automotive, Autonomous Driving, Technology

Dave Glass, LHP's CEO recently completed a podcast series with PTC through their Windchill blog. The Connected Engineer – PTC’s new podcast series aimed at the people who turn napkin sketches into reality. Host, Gavin Quinlan, cuts through the hype to talk truth with engineers, designers, and innovators about the product design challenges they are facing today and the trends of tomorrow.

22
Jun

LHP Engineering Solutions to Deliver ISO 26262 Part 6 Compliance Training

By Megan Verkamp
June 22, 2017

Category • Automotive, Functional Safety, Training, ISO 26262

LHP Engineering Solutions, a U.S. based engineering services provider, and Model Engineering Solutions (MES), a German based vendor of quality tools for model-based development, are pleased to announce an exclusive partnership. This partnership will allow LHP to present MES’s unique training materials in the U.S.