8x4 Combination Vehicle

My role on this project was as follows

1. - Assist in the sales process

  • Review initial tender and complete preliminary design of vehicle

  • Complete initial weight and driveline calculations​​

  • Estimate cost and prepare quotation

2. - Complete detailed design​​

  • 3D modelled and designed all aspects of the finished vehicle

  • Finalise weight calculations & driveline design 

  • Present completed design to client for review

  • Prepare detailed construction drawings, component details and parts lists

3. - Assist workshop with fabrication​

  • Assist workshop using fabrication, troubleshooting all issues that arose during build

4. - Design Electrical & Control Systems​

  • Specify all components of the control system (sensors, PLC's LCD screens etc)

  • Programmed PLC and Screens

  • Worked with auto-electrician to commission system 

5. - Prepare operation and maintenance manual, and specify maintenance plan for vehicle ​


Key Achievement

Designed a number of new systems to meet the requirements of the new vehicle, with minimal to no proto-typing for new components



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