ZF and Cree partners up to advance the electric drive
November 05, 2019ZF Friedrichshafen is teaming up with silicon carbide semiconductor specialist Cree, to create industry-leading, highly efficient electric drivelines.
Sponsored content by Viscom AGNew inline X-ray system for complex requirements With its new X8068 SL, Viscom AG is offering an innovative X-ray system which is specially designed for fully automatic inspection of large and heavy objects on workpiece carriers. Thus, for manufacturing in the electromobility and renewable energy sectors the very highest quality of power electronics can be guaranteed.
RBVC, Ford and BMW invests in flexible electric circuit start-up
October 31, 2019Robert Bosch Venture Capital GmbH (RBVC), the venture capital company of the Bosch Group, announces that it has completed a series B follow-on investment in CelLink Corporation.
Bosch is betting on SiC for electromobility
October 08, 2019Nowadays, all cars feature semiconductors; there is generally more than 50 of them in every vehicle that rolls of the production line.
Leoni to expand its production plant in Mexico
August 15, 2019Leoni says that the company is broadening its commitment to electromobility. With this new expansion work, the company’s Wire & Cable Solutions Division (WCS) will be enlarging its facility in Cuauhtémoc, Mexico by 7000 square metres with the option for a further 3000 square metres.
KATEK SE expands with two acquisitions
August 13, 2019The Munich-based electronics group, KATEK SE, has acquired all shares of bebro electronic GmbH and eSystems MTG GmbH from MAGENWIRTH Technologies GmbH, Bad Urach, subject to the final review by the competition authorities.
Improved profitability for Aixtron in H1/2019
August 05, 2019Aixtron SE, specialist for deposition equipment to the semiconductor industry, reported on increased revenue at EUR 132.0 million (+12% compared to previous year) for the first half 2019.
Hella achieves annual goals
July 25, 2019Automotive supplier HELLA has closed the fiscal year 2018/2019 (1 June 2018 to 31 May 2019) with a sales and earnings increase.
Volvo and Samsung SDI place electromobility into joined hands
July 18, 2019Volvo Group and Samsung SDI have entered into a strategic alliance to develop battery packs for Volvo Group's electric trucks.
ZF expands e-mobility division
June 26, 2019ZF Friedrichshafen AG says that it is expanding its E-Mobility division with new buildings and locations.
HELLA expands partner network for lighting and electronics in China
April 18, 2019Automotive supplier HELLA continues to focus on the Chinese market. The company has signed further cooperation agreements at Auto Shanghai.
Sono Motors to produce Sion in Sweden
April 18, 2019German automotive start-up, Sono Motors, announces that their first series production solar electric vehicle (SEV) will be manufactured in Sweden – buy no other EV manufacturer NEVS.
Benteler and Vibracoustic team up for e-mobility solutions
April 15, 2019The two companies are joining forces to combine their competencies in the development of solutions for electromobility.
EM-motive is now in the hands of Bosch
January 28, 2019Bosch is now assuming full control of EM-motive, a European manufacturer of electric motors.
Leoni tasked to get Volkswagen ready for production of EVs
December 18, 2018Leoni says it has been awarded a contract by Volkswagen to equip 1’300 robots with the dresspack solution LSH 3 for the production of EVs on the modular electric platform MEB at the carmakers production site in Zwickau.
Daimler is a 'big spender' when it comes to battery cells
December 13, 2018Daimler is investing EUR 10 billion in the expansion of the Mercedes-Benz Cars electric fleet and an additional EUR 1 billion in its global battery production network.
ZF invests €800 million in Saarbrücken plant
December 13, 2018Over the next four years, a total of EUR 800 million will be invested in Saarbrücken, Germany, the lead location of ZF’s transmission technology.
BMZ to expand battery production for EV’s in Karlstein
November 09, 2018The German battery manufacturer says that it has held the first symbolic groundbreaking ceremony for its new production building and logistics centre in Karlstein, Lower Franconia.
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November 08, 2018South Korean Doosan has chosen Hungary as the location for its new copper foil plant.