Clear view!

Wunderlich‘s brand new »MARATHON« windshield for the BMW S 1000 XR also follows the motto „Form follows function“! This means that it fits seamlessly into the large phalanx of Wunderlich »MARATHON« screens that BMW motorcyclists all over the world rely on when they want effective wind and weather protection. And they are always convincing in Read more about Clear view![…]

WyRefueler ensures reliable bus refueling

One of the goals of the HyBayern Hydrogen Days event, held in Hofolding, Bavaria, at the end of October, was to demonstrate that hydrogen vehicles are suitable for everyday use. In addition to various passenger car models, two buses with fuel cell powertrains were also presented. It was the job of Wystrach’s mobile hydrogen refueling Read more about WyRefueler ensures reliable bus refueling[…]

Daikin factory in Turkey nearly energy neutral thanks to solar power

Daikin, a global industry leader in heating and air conditioning (HVAC-R), is taking massive strides towards improving the energy efficiency of its production sites across Europe. Thanks to investments in solar panels, its production site in Sakarya, Turkey now generates almost all of its energy needs through renewable solar power. Other Daikin factories in Europe Read more about Daikin factory in Turkey nearly energy neutral thanks to solar power[…]

User Chooser 2020: The final purchase decision is made with the dealer

We have now come a lot closer to digitisation and yet the decision in favour of the new company car is finally made at the local dealer and that after a test drive. Interpersonal communication and the emotion of driving are decisive parameters when choosing the new vehicle that the company pays for. User choosers Read more about User Chooser 2020: The final purchase decision is made with the dealer[…]

Longrun, a Sustainable Project for Environmentally Friendly Heavy-Duty Trucks and Coaches

FPT Industrial further confirms its commitment to sustainability and research into alternative propulsion solutions for the on-road segment, taking part in LONGRUN, a European Union Horizon 2020 innovation programme. The LONGRUN acronym stands for the development of efficient and environmentally friendly LONG-distance poweRtrain for heavy dUty trucks aNd coaches. LONGRUN brings together 30 partners, Including Read more about Longrun, a Sustainable Project for Environmentally Friendly Heavy-Duty Trucks and Coaches[…]

Pierburg to supply small series to BMW

Fuel cell technology Recirculation blower developed Small series in test Funded by German Government As part of the FC Komp funding project of the German government, which runs until 2021, Pierburg GmbH, a member of the Rheinmetall Group, is currently involved in the development of a highly integrated high-power fuel-cell driveline. The Neuss-based automotive supplier Read more about Pierburg to supply small series to BMW[…]

Variohm EuroSensor launch new ETP21H2 temperature sensor for pressurised hydrogen applications

Addressing the increasing need for reliable and accurate temperature measurement for processing and safety in fuel cell and other hydrogen powered or hydrogen utilised solutions, Variohm EuroSensor has launched a new highly durable variant of its well-proven ETP21 series temperature sensor. With a measurement range of -40 to +100 °C and a static operating pressure Read more about Variohm EuroSensor launch new ETP21H2 temperature sensor for pressurised hydrogen applications[…]

Daikin Europe on EU Green Deal: “Heat pumps are the answer to achieve climate targets”

Daikin, a global HVAC leader, today expresses its support for Europe’s Green Deal. According to Daikin Europe, the decarbonization of Europe’s heating sector will be key to making the continent a climate-neutral economy by 2050. The company also believes continuous  innovations in heat pump technology will help to decarbonize Europe and to combine decarbonization with Read more about Daikin Europe on EU Green Deal: “Heat pumps are the answer to achieve climate targets”[…]

NSK develops ultra-high-speed ball bearings for EV motors

NSK has developed a new ball bearing that, thanks to its ultra-high-speed capability, is ideal for use in the traction motors of electric and hybrid vehicles. As well as allowing electric motors to operate at higher speeds, the new bearing improves fuel economy (reduced power consumption per unit distance), supports the increase of vehicle range Read more about NSK develops ultra-high-speed ball bearings for EV motors[…]

Success for FPT-powered vessels at maine lobster boat races

Vessels powered by FPT Industrial´s series of class-leading marine engines for commercial applications have enjoyed considerable success at this year´s Maine Lobster Boat Races, with a results sheet that included seven victories and five second-place finishes. Maine, the northern-most state on the USA´s Atlantic coast, holds an annual series of races among its lobstermen, as Read more about Success for FPT-powered vessels at maine lobster boat races[…]