One of Australia’s leading bus manufacturers, Custom Denning, has selected Siemens’ electric bus charging stations and digital depot management solution forits fleet of fully Australian designed and built Element electric buses. The charging stations will support the bus manufacturer’s prototype electric buses and be available for future eBus orders of its customers.
In order to survive in competition, companies today have to react more and more dynamically and flexibly to customer wishes. This also increases the demands on their machinery. Eckerle Industrie GmbH also had to react flexibly to an order from the automotive industry: The requirements were high: a press for stamped and bent parts that sets new standards in terms of cycle time and continuous part quality. And the whole thing should be as maintenance-free as possible, as well as significantly more compact and cheaper than all other presses on the market.
Cabin sensing combines camera data with radar sensors and intelligent algorithms to cover the entire vehicle interior. The miniaturized interior camera can be integrated directly and virtually invisibly into a wide range of displays. The system already meets legal regulations of the future as well as Euro NCAP specifications for recognizing children. In the future, vehicles will become smart watches and record vital data.
BorgWarner’s fully integrated P3 hybrid drive module will soon be powering a variety of front-wheel and AWD SUVs for a major European performance based OEM. The unique, power-packed P3 solution enables significant fuel economy gains, CO2 reduction and was entirely custom-designed inhouse by BorgWarner, featuring a motor, power electronics, gears and water cooling, all integrated within one unit.
ACTIA unveils its new smart display for the bus and coach markets, which can be extended to the special machine and lorry markets: Multic FSX. This new generation of displays features a clever design with practically unlimited possibilities for customizing the graphical interfaces (UI/UX).
VR FleetCare, which normally works on the maintenance of rolling stock, will start servicing e-buses in Tampere, Finland. The framework agreement has been concluded with the bus operator Pohjolan Liikenne and is valid until further notice as of June 2022.
Pickering Interfaces, the leading supplier of modular signal switching and simulation solutions for use in electronic test and verification, today launched a new family of battery simulator modules,ideal for Electric Vehicle (EV) battery stack emulation in Battery Management Systems (BMS) test applications.