off-highway vehicle

off-highway vehicle

[′ȯf ‚hī‚wā ′vē·ə·kəl]
(mechanical engineering)
A bulk-handling machine, such as an earthmover or dump truck, that is designed to operate on steep or rough terrain and has a height and width that may exceed highway legal limits.
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The automotive camera market is also categorized on the basis of off-highway vehicle type into loader, excavator, and articulate dump truck.
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DISTek is an embedded software services provider specializing in off-highway vehicle systems.
and endorsed by powerful organizations around the world, 3rd China Off-Highway Vehicle Summit 2011 will take place on 17-18 January, 2011 in Beijing, China.
Tenneco, an industry leader in emission control technology and global supplier to many leading global automakers and commercial vehicle manufacturers, will work with GE to further develop and integrate the HC-SCR technology into complete aftertreatment systems for both the locomotive and off-highway vehicle markets.
Wendy Fox, spokeswoman for DCR, said all Central Massachusetts properties owned and operated by the state agency will remain closed to motorized off-highway vehicle riding for the foreseeable future.
figures to gain sales of the machines, which use African black granite slabs, particularly to users of larger equipment as in the off-highway vehicle industry.
Shaun Champion, the companyAEs divisional marketing manager, said, oThis new state-of-the-art moulding machine will improve our efficiency and increase our capacity to meet increasing demand, from both the off-highway vehicle and industrial sectors.
Spokesman Shaun Champion said: 'This new state-of-the-art moulding machine will improve our efficiency and increase our capacity to meet increasing demandfrom both the off-highway vehicle and industrial sectors.
Department of Agriculture (USDA) Forest Service earlier this month announced a proposal to establish a designated system of roads, trail and areas for motorized off-highway vehicle (OHV) use in national forests and grasslands.
Users of the Bureau of Land Management's off-highway vehicle trail system in the Shotgun Creek area northwest of Marcola must abide by several rules.
This award honors excellence in off-highway vehicle, engine, or component product development.