Global NEV sales reached 2.87 million units for 3Q22
November 25, 2022TrendForce’s latest research finds that global sales of new energy vehicles (NEVs), which encompass battery-electric vehicles (BEVs), plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs), and fuel-cell vehicles (FCVs), rose by 70% YoY to 2.87 million units for 3Q22.
Why AMR sensors are a great option for high precision position measurements
November 17, 2022Question: What is the best type of sensor to measure the position of moving and rotating elements?
Jaguar Land Rover partners with Wolfspeed for SiC supply
October 31, 2022Jaguar Land Rover and Wolfspeed have entered into a strategic partnership to supply SiC semiconductors for next-gen EVs, delivering increased powertrain efficiency and extended driving range.
GM investing $760M in EV drive unit production
September 27, 2022General Motors says it will invest USD 760 million at its Toledo, Ohio propulsion manufacturing operations to prepare the facility for production of drive units that will be used in future EV's.
FREYR inks sales agreement with Nidec and forms JV
August 31, 2022FREYR Battery and Nidec Corporation have finalised an expanded 38 GWh battery cell sales agreement stretching from 2025 – 2030.
New CFO joins Arrow Electronics
August 17, 2022Arrow Electronics has named Rajesh (Raj) K. Agrawal as senior vice president and chief financial officer, effective September 6, 2022.
Nidec to build new Bulgarian development centre
August 17, 2022The Japanese manufacturer of electric motors is planning to establish a new development centre in Sofia, Bulgaria.
Worlds biggest EMS provider to build tractors
August 15, 2022Hon Hai Technology Group – otherwise known as Foxconn – has signed a contract manufacturing agreement (CMA) with Zimeno Inc. DBA Monarch Tractor to build next-gen agricultural equipment and battery packs at the Foxconn Ohio facility.
ABB to acquire Siemens low voltage NEMA motor business
August 11, 2022ABB has signed an agreement to purchase Siemens’ low voltage NEMA motor business. With manufacturing operations in Guadalajara, Mexico, the acquisition will provide ABB with a well-regarded product portfolio, a longstanding North American customer base, and experienced operations, sales, and management team.
ZKW expands production at Mexican location
July 28, 2022Lighting systems specialist invests an additional total of over USD 102 million in production plant in Silao, Mexico.
Renesas collaborates with Indian EV manufacturer
July 08, 2022Renesas announces a strategic partnership with Tata Motors to collaborate on developing next-generation automotive electronics to drive leadership performance and scalability for vehicles.
Allied Motion Technologies acquires Airex
June 21, 2022Allied Motion Technologies, a designer and manufacturer of precision and specialty controlled motion products, has acquired Airex, LLC, a privately-owned company providing high precision electromagnetic components and solutions.
Vitesco relies on Infineon for SiC semiconductors
June 02, 2022Vitesco Technologies has signed a cooperation agreement with Infineon Technologies AG. The cooperation is said to strengthen Vitesco’s position in the field of silicon carbide semiconductors, and opens up the possibility of additional capacity for the strong growth in electromobility.
VW adds to its EV network with a second German site
May 25, 2022Volkswagen is pressing ahead with gearing its plants to electric mobility. Volkswagen is expanding its global production network for electric vehicles by starting to make the all-electric ID.4 in Emden.
Acquiring Ohio EV plant sets a new milestone for Foxconn
May 13, 2022Hon Hai Technology Group, otherwise know as Foxconn, and Lordstown Motors have signed a contract manufacturing agreement and a joint venture agreement for product development.
Allegro has shipped three billion motor driver IC's
May 06, 2022Allegro MicroSystems says it reached a major milestone as the company has shipped its three billionth motor driver integrated circuit (IC), underpinning the strength of its motion control business.
Sean Kerins takes the helm at Arrow Electronics
May 03, 2022On June 1, 2022, Sean J. Kerins will take over as president and CEO of Arrow Electronics, succeeding Michael J. Long who will become executive chairman of the Arrow board of directors.
ROHM & Delta Electronics team up to develop GaN power devicesLoad more news
April 29, 2022Global semiconductor supplier ROHM Semiconductor and power supply manufacturer Delta Electronics have entered into a strategic partnership to develop and mass-produce next-generation GaN (gallium nitride) power devices.