MAHLE Powertrain’s Michigan HQ recognized by Air Resources Board as newly accredited emissions test facility

MAHLE Powertrain joins elite few to achieve specialist accreditation from California Air Resources Board Latest formalization of company’s growing worldwide footprint; serves North America and Europe Offers crucial development program time advantage ahead of future emissions regulations The Plymouth, Michigan USA headquarters of MAHLE Powertrain, LLC has been accredited by the California Air Resources Board... Read more

Significant new facility investment as automotive industry demand for Grainger & Worrall castings increases

Increased demand as Make Like Production concept accelerates vehicle development time and reduces costs Third CT scanner broadens company capacity and sustains Grainger & Worrall commitment to offering production-ready quality control Advanced sand-casting technique provides lightweight, durable castings Bridgnorth-based automotive casting specialist, Grainger & Worrall has made a significant investment in hardware that increases its... Read more

DSD Inc. announces expansion to meet growing need for rapid electrified powertrain development

$2m investment results in new facility and increased testing capabilities DSD Inc appoint a new vice president to drive further growth One-stop-shop, in-house ePowertrain expertise provides significantly shorter development timelines Michigan, US, August 1st 2019 – Following a period of sustained business growth, specialist engineering consultancy Drive System Design Inc., is investing over $2.0m by... Read more

Grainger & Worrall to manufacture main engine castings for world’s most powerful diesel outboard marine engine

Cox Powertrain appoints Grainger & Worrall as key supplier for its new CXO300 engine, the world’s first 300bhp diesel outboard marine motor 4.4-litre twin-turbocharged V8 diesel delivers 480lb.ft torque, 25% fuel economy improvement and lifetime three times that of petrol equivalent Grainger & Worrall selected as supplier due to agile, flexible manufacturing capabilities and precise... Read more

New CHP motor provides 20% efficiency boost over current market best

Single-cylinder motor developed by ARPA-E consortium led by MAHLE Powertrain Downsped motor utilizes automotive industry’s latest pre-chamber ignition technology Helps combat inefficiencies of power generation and distribution   Tests have demonstrated that a residential combined heat and power (CHP) motor developed as an Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E) backed venture through the Generators... Read more

New development process helps vehicle manufacturers meet stringent new RDE targets

MAHLE Powertrain’s holistic end-to-end approach accelerates vehicle manufacturers’ development programmes Aids powertrain configuration optimisation Development broken down into five key stages linked via vehicle simulation; increasing simplicity and precision, reducing time and costs Steady state and transient powertrain testing, four-wheel drive chassis dyno testing, and on-road RDE testing   MAHLE Powertrain has introduced a new... Read more