Certusoft and FuelMiner Exhibit at COMVEC 2016

Published 7 months ago @ Chicago, IL

Certusoft, the parent company of FuelMiner, exhibited at 2016 SAE COMVEC. Certusoft is a leading provider of software technology for the customization and the engineering of today’s most complex heavy duty vehicles, FuelMiner analytics and big data capabilities complement Certusoft solutions by providing performance analytics under real-world conditions. Together, these technology solutions enable OEMs to serve their customers throughout a vehicle’s life cycle.


FuelMiner at the 2016 Transportation Research Board in Washington DC

Published over 1 year ago @ Minneapolis, MN

FuelMiner paper “Estimation of Rolling Resistance and Fuel Consumption with a Fully Mechanistic Model” was selected to present at the 2016 TRB meeting in Washington DC, January 10-14, 2016. A novel method for the estimation of rolling resistance and its contribution to fuel consumption was presented. The method employs on-road data from an instrumented heavy-duty truck within computer simulations of a fully mechanistic model of vehicle dynamics. The results demonstrate the ability of the mechanistic model to resolve rolling resistance from different pavement types and their contribution to fuel consumption from on-road vehicle data acquired with a simple experimental setup.


FuelMiner report on rolling resistance is out!

Published almost 2 years ago @ Minneapolis, MN

The load of trucks traveling on roads stresses the pavement’s surface, and vice versa, pavement conditions affect truck performance and wear. A better understanding of pavement-truck interactions can help build safer and more comfortable roads, as well as lower truck operating costs. In this report for the Minnesota Transportation Department, FuelMiner isolates rolling resistance from the numerous forces acting on the vehicle to compute pavement-specific fuel consumption. Over 30 different pavement types where tested at the MnROAD facility and two state road sections.


FuelMiner to present at the SAE 2014 Commercial Vehicle Engineering Congress, October 7-9.

Published over 2 years ago @ Minneapolis, MN

FuelMiner will be at the COMVEC Commercial Vehicle Aerodynamics track. Attend our presentation to learn more about the power of our technology for on-road testing.