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DRIVING THE MOBILITY OF TOMORROW
GRIP Idle Management System
GRIP (Governor to Reduce Idle and Pollution)
Basil AL-Masri
M...
Espar Products, Inc.
What will the GRIP System do?
• Manage the vehicles idle time
• Improve fuel efficiency by as much as...
Espar Products, Inc.
How does the GRIP System work?
• Monitors real time vehicle conditions (CAN network & Sensors)
• Chan...
Espar Products, Inc.
Safety First!
The GRIP System only controls the vehicle when in the
following conditions:
1. Vehicle ...
Espar Products, Inc.
System Components
Page / 5
Programmable Logic Controller:
• The brain that receives data from
the CAN...
Espar Products, Inc.
System Components
Page / 6
Screen:
• The screen is the interface between the
operator and the control...
Espar Products, Inc.
System Components
Page / 7
Hood Sensor:
• This is a safety feature for servicing
the vehicle.
• The s...
Espar Products, Inc.
System Components
Page / 8
Wiring Harness:
• This is custom made specifically to
the conditions, volt...
Espar Products, Inc.
Installation
• Ignition wires are the
only invasive connection to
the vehicle
• All other components ...
Espar Products, Inc.
Technology Enhancements: Battery
• Simplified battery connections — no change to OEM at all
• Only 5%...
Espar Products, Inc.
Technology Enhancements: Heating
• Option of just a coolant pump to provide heat and using engine to
...
Espar Products, Inc.
Technology Enhancements: Heating
• Option of coolant heater to create heat and coolant pump to circul...
Espar Products, Inc.
Technology Enhancements: Engine Shut Down
• Manual Engine Shut Down button
Page / 13
New shut down bu...
Espar Products, Inc.
Technology Enhancements: Anti-Theft
• Eliminates the need for additional anti-theft device to be inst...
Espar Products, Inc.
Technology Enhancements: Warnings
• Communication warnings to know when an issue has occurred
• Provi...
Espar Products, Inc.
Technology Enhancements: Programming
• Flexible programming per application
• Sequence of keys to acc...
Espar Products, Inc.
Technology Enhancements: Information
• Real time information available
• Accumulative data available ...
Espar Products, Inc.
Fleet Management Data Recovery
Page / 18
Espar Products, Inc.
EMAT Tool
• Populates data fields directly out of GRIP System
• Automatically populates the VIN of th...
Espar Products, Inc.
Customer Support
• Operator manuals
• Operator videos
• All accessed on website for 24/7 support
Page...
Espar Products, Inc.
Target Markets
Applications:
• Front Line vehicles
• K9 Vehicles
• Prisoner Transfer
Page / 21
Espar Products, Inc.
Additional Benefits
• Low cost removal when vehicle expires
• Can be reinstalled on another vehicle –...
Espar Products, Inc.
Q & A
Thank You!
Page / 23
Basil AL-Masri
Manager Medium Duty Technology Sales
Espar Climate Control ...
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Badger Sheriff's Association Conference - Espar Presentation

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Basil AL-Masri, Espar, presented on idle reduction technologies at the Badger Sheriff's Association Conference on December 10, 2014 at the Radisson Paper Valley Hotel in Appleton, WI.

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Badger Sheriff's Association Conference - Espar Presentation

  1. 1. DRIVING THE MOBILITY OF TOMORROW GRIP Idle Management System GRIP (Governor to Reduce Idle and Pollution) Basil AL-Masri Manager Medium Duty Technology Sales
  2. 2. Espar Products, Inc. What will the GRIP System do? • Manage the vehicles idle time • Improve fuel efficiency by as much as 35% • Reduce carbon emissions • Reduce unnecessary wear and tear on the engine • Maintain a work ready Vehicle and Engine • Improve working environmental conditions Page / 2
  3. 3. Espar Products, Inc. How does the GRIP System work? • Monitors real time vehicle conditions (CAN network & Sensors) • Changes the key positions the same way an officer would • Controls aux. equipment to work the same as if the engine were running • Provides a means of tracking vehicle usage Page / 3
  4. 4. Espar Products, Inc. Safety First! The GRIP System only controls the vehicle when in the following conditions: 1. Vehicle is in Park or Neutral 2. System can see the CAN network on the vehicle 3. The hood is not open 4. The vehicle is at Idle 5. Vehicle speed is less than 0.5 mph = Safe to Stop/Start Page / 4
  5. 5. Espar Products, Inc. System Components Page / 5 Programmable Logic Controller: • The brain that receives data from the CAN network and sensors. o Engine RPM o Transmission Status o Battery Voltage o Coolant Temperature o Interior Temperature o Exterior Temperature o Hood Position The controller receives information on
  6. 6. Espar Products, Inc. System Components Page / 6 Screen: • The screen is the interface between the operator and the controller. • This displays what is happening with the system. • The screen is disengaged when the vehicle is in drive, to prevent distracted driving. • Available in French, English, and Spanish.
  7. 7. Espar Products, Inc. System Components Page / 7 Hood Sensor: • This is a safety feature for servicing the vehicle. • The sensor is recognized through a magnet glued to the hood. • When the GRIP system does not see this point of contact, it reverts back to its original state.
  8. 8. Espar Products, Inc. System Components Page / 8 Wiring Harness: • This is custom made specifically to the conditions, voltage and current requirements, and common mounting locations. • It simply splices into three of the ignition wires. • Each component has a specific connector to its corresponding connector.
  9. 9. Espar Products, Inc. Installation • Ignition wires are the only invasive connection to the vehicle • All other components use plug and play connections keyed differently to avoid mating wrong connectors • All harnesses are labeled and individual wires are printed for ease of troubleshooting • One instruction sheet for connections very detailed to vehicle Page / 9
  10. 10. Espar Products, Inc. Technology Enhancements: Battery • Simplified battery connections — no change to OEM at all • Only 5% of idling is due to low battery • Displays when charging Page / 10
  11. 11. Espar Products, Inc. Technology Enhancements: Heating • Option of just a coolant pump to provide heat and using engine to create heat. At 113°F, engine starts and brings coolant temperature up to 167°F • Only 13-15 mins. of engine run time /3hrs, using coolant pump at 23°F Page / 11 Heating from heater or coolant pump Coolant Pump
  12. 12. Espar Products, Inc. Technology Enhancements: Heating • Option of coolant heater to create heat and coolant pump to circulate • Heaters use approximately 5-10% of fuel compared to engine heating • Two timer options for pre-heat Page / 12 Heating from heater or coolant pump Engine starting to provide heat
  13. 13. Espar Products, Inc. Technology Enhancements: Engine Shut Down • Manual Engine Shut Down button Page / 13 New shut down button allows the operator to shut the vehicle off and still have climate and battery monitoring
  14. 14. Espar Products, Inc. Technology Enhancements: Anti-Theft • Eliminates the need for additional anti-theft device to be installed • Uses vehicle security already in place to provide theft control • Can have the system only shut down when anti-theft is applied • Can use anti-theft button from lighting keypad to eliminate confusion Page / 14 Anti-Theft not applied Key Transponder Anti-Theft applied
  15. 15. Espar Products, Inc. Technology Enhancements: Warnings • Communication warnings to know when an issue has occurred • Provides safety information for technicians • Allows the vehicle to operate as usual with the key just no automatic features Page / 15 Hood open icon CAN communication error
  16. 16. Espar Products, Inc. Technology Enhancements: Programming • Flexible programming per application • Sequence of keys to access programming Page / 16 Battery and Idle Temperature Control Accessory Options
  17. 17. Espar Products, Inc. Technology Enhancements: Information • Real time information available • Accumulative data available for fleet analysis • Accessed right on the screen or available by download Page / 17 Real time data Accumulative data
  18. 18. Espar Products, Inc. Fleet Management Data Recovery Page / 18
  19. 19. Espar Products, Inc. EMAT Tool • Populates data fields directly out of GRIP System • Automatically populates the VIN of the vehicle Page / 19
  20. 20. Espar Products, Inc. Customer Support • Operator manuals • Operator videos • All accessed on website for 24/7 support Page / 20
  21. 21. Espar Products, Inc. Target Markets Applications: • Front Line vehicles • K9 Vehicles • Prisoner Transfer Page / 21
  22. 22. Espar Products, Inc. Additional Benefits • Low cost removal when vehicle expires • Can be reinstalled on another vehicle – no moving parts • Repackaging program makes it easy to reuse major components • All packaging is recyclable • http://www.gripidlemanagement.com/us-en/home.html Page / 22
  23. 23. Espar Products, Inc. Q & A Thank You! Page / 23 Basil AL-Masri Manager Medium Duty Technology Sales Espar Climate Control Systems e-mail: Balmasri@espar.com

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