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Announcing The Launch of EVTECH 365

ANNOUNCING THE LAUNCH OF EVTECH365 – A BRAND NEW PROCUREMENT PLATFORM FOR THE COMMERCIAL, OFF-HIGHWAY AND PASSENGER VEHICLE ELECTRIFICATION COMMUNITY EVTech365, the ultimate product directory for EV suppliers and buyers, launches. The platform is now open to Vehicle Electrification suppliers targeting manufacturers producing electric commercial, off-highway or passenger vehicles. EVTech365 is the world’s first platform… Continue

Atlas Copco innovates in thermal management of EV batteries

The critical importance of maintaining a constant temperature of the EV battery pack has resulted in a number of innovations from Atlas Copco Tools and Industrial Assembly Solutions, which will be showcased at the Vehicle Electrification Expo. In the quest to reduce vehicle weight, the need for joining multiple materials, including ultra-high strength steels (UHSS),… Continue

NPL Composites standards and certification training course

Metrology, the science of measurement, enables you to question and plan your processes, improve the quality of your products and reduce your costs. This can have a direct impact on career development, staff motivation, productivity and profitability. Our new composites standards and certification training course focuses on the needs of designers, managers and graduates that… Continue

Lab cell up and running!

Over the past two years, Robafoam have been working on an exciting new venture. In 2020, we opened our first Battery Electric Vehicle lab cell, with the support of both the Coventry & Warwickshire Green Business Programme and Coventry City Council. The robotic cell is part of our R&D Technical Centre and is situated in… Continue

Claytex Strengthens TECHNIA in Advanced System and Autonomous Vehicle Simulations

Magnus Falkman (left) TECHNIA, CEO | Mike Dempsey (right) Claytex, MD   TECHNIA, the #1 knowledge leaders in PLM and Simulation, announced today that they have acquired Claytex Services Limited, a UK and US leader in advanced simulation with more than 20 years of experience in Automotive, Motor Sports, Aerospace & Defense, Industrial Equipment, and,… Continue

Connecting EV Technology with Ultrasonic Welding

Global targets driving forward the introduction of all electric vehicles (EV’s) have created multiple considerations for EV battery development. These include a range of factors such as average journey distances, charging times, charging infrastructure, and as a consequence, optimisation of battery range. The weight, size and compactness are the main considerations within the battery technology… Continue

New Product Introductions The Small Box for the Wall Box

Panasonic Industry releases 40A printed HE-R relay for 3 phase systems with feedback contact EV charging station infrastructure and the spread of efficient domestic wall boxes are more than ever decisive factors for the resounding success of electromobility. Correspondingly, the demand for compact, robust and highly performant components is high. When it comes to switching,… Continue

Health check: the UK car industrys recruitment conundrum

Britain’s got talent, but attracting it to the automotive sector can be a challenge It’s an eye-widening comparison from Steve Doyle, CEO of Evera Recruitment, and it illustrates the extent to which the automotive industry is being shaken up: if a car maker wants to attract the best talent in its push towards electrification, it… Continue