Konrad Technologies is the Official NIWeek 2019 Automotive Track Sponsor

Konrad Technologies today announced it is the official sponsor of the Automotive Industry Track at NIWeek 2019. The Automotive Industry Track inspires attendees with new and innovative technology applications with real-world examples of ways to solve complex test challenges. Michael Konrad Chief Executive of Konrad Technologies, said: “We are proud and honored to sponsor the Read more about Konrad Technologies is the Official NIWeek 2019 Automotive Track Sponsor[…]

STW to present electric drive concept powerMELA duo280 for the retrofit business area

At this year’s Power2Drive trade fair in Munich, STW is to present its new drive package for utility vehicles with an output of 160 to 280 kW. This package comprises two electric motors with 80 or 140 kW output respectively. The motors drive the summation gearbox, which in turn transmits the force onto the standard Read more about STW to present electric drive concept powerMELA duo280 for the retrofit business area[…]

E-mobility: higher currents, higher power and compact design — PerforMore

In addition to the current carrying capacity, withstand voltage, shielding, contact resistance and class IP69 degree of protection, it features further important safety specifications. These include touch protection when unmated, plug coding, reverse polarity protection and insulation. This document was the golden opportunity for the connector manufacturer Stäubli Electrical Connectors, with its many years of Read more about E-mobility: higher currents, higher power and compact design — PerforMore[…]

Electric cars: Optimal temperature with Combicore

The optimum operating temperature of a component determines its efficiency and service life. For example, the range of electric cars drops rapidly in colder temperatures, sometimes by up to 50 percent. There are also problems with charging the batteries. On the other hand, if it is too hot, batteries age faster. Combicore casting cores efficiently Read more about Electric cars: Optimal temperature with Combicore[…]

“Transforming business models to meet economic, environmental and political objectives”

Today we all know that the E-Mobility revolution is well underway and that it is global. The International Energy Agency expects the number of electric cars on the road to increase from 2 million in 2016 to 70 million in 2025. What impact will this have on business models, ecodesign, the circular economy, recycling and Read more about “Transforming business models to meet economic, environmental and political objectives”[…]

High Power and Outstanding Reliability for EV Charger – 50 kW PowerCell

One of the main requirements for the widespread use of electric vehicles is having an accessible EV charging infrastructure. Governments and industries worldwide are preparing to invest in the charging infrastructure. The critical points in the product decision are costs, power and reliability. SEMIKRON offers a comprehensive portfolio of products that meet the needs of Read more about High Power and Outstanding Reliability for EV Charger – 50 kW PowerCell[…]

100th anniversary highlights

Kaeser Kompressoren is turning 100 in 2019. Under the motto "Tradition and Innovation", the company’s stand will feature many highlights from its comprehensive range of portable compressors. When a big anniversary coincides with a Bauma year, it calls for something special at the Kaeser stand in Munich. The Coburg-based compressed air specialist has come through Read more about 100th anniversary highlights[…]

Setting new standards in the 5m³ range

A new basic body, new motors meeting European and North American exhaust regulations, a lightweight version, with polyethylene gull-wing doors, and a wide range of options, including compressed air treatment and generators for simultaneous production of compressed air and electric power: the new Mobilair M55 and M59 portable compressors have it all. And thanks to Read more about Setting new standards in the 5m³ range[…]

HARTING and HIROSE are jointly driving the infrastructure for Single Pair Ethernet

HIROSE Electric Co. Ltd., Tokyo, and the HARTING Technology Group have entered into an agreement to jointly develop, standardise products and market a connection technology system for Single Pair Ethernet (SPE). “The joint development in the area of Single Pair Ethernet continues and consolidates the successful technology partnership of both companies,” says HIROSE President Kazunori Read more about HARTING and HIROSE are jointly driving the infrastructure for Single Pair Ethernet[…]

World first for steel: ArcelorMittal investigates the industrial use of pure hydrogen

In order to permanently reduce CO2 emissions, ArcelorMittal has developed a low-emissions technology strategy, which targets not only the use of alternative feedstocks and the conversion of CO2 emissions, but also the direct avoidance of carbon (Carbon Direct Avoidance, or CDA). This year, the Group intends to launch a new project in the ArcelorMittal plant Read more about World first for steel: ArcelorMittal investigates the industrial use of pure hydrogen[…]