Innovating Electrified PTOs for Idle Reduction

Innovating Electrified PTOs for Idle Reduction

We were honored to attend the Sustainable Fleet Technology Conference and Expo of 2019! Our head engineer, Neeraj Chirmulay gave a presentation on how Viatec’s electric PTO, SmartPTO is innovating idle reduction. Below is a synopsis of that talk. [su_document...
Viatec and the SCRA, A Timeline

Viatec and the SCRA, A Timeline

[su_youtube_advanced url=”https://youtu.be/4gsoGNCG1xk” autoplay=”yes” rel=”no”] Chartered by the state of South Carolina in 1983, South Carolina Research Authority (SCRA) is a public, non-profit corporation that fuels South...
The Idling Calculator. How much can you save?

The Idling Calculator. How much can you save?

how much you can save on idling? use the Idling Fuel consumption calculator to find out. When a utility vehicle is operating a lift, like the one on a bucket truck, it remains idling to power that equipment. SmartPTO is the first modular electric power takeoff unit of...
The Evolution of ePTO

The Evolution of ePTO

ePTOs have been around a while and have changed radically. It all started by breaking some eggs . . . . Gen 1 ePTO: aka Helter SkelterPTO Pre-standardization. Various architectures and battery chemistries Huge (~1500 lbs or more), expensive (up to 100K), and...