Federal-Mogul Powertrain Acquires Controlled Power Technologies

Acquisition adds electrification capability; enhances future powertrain development Southfield, Mich., 16 November 2017… Federal-Mogul Powertrain today announced that it has completed the acquisition of UK-based clean-tech development company, “Controlled Power Technologies Ltd (CPT)”. The purchase provides a timely route for Federal-Mogul Powertrain to expand into the development and manufacture of powertrain technologies for electrification and…

New Maintenance-free Bearings From Federal-Mogul Powertrain´s DEVA Brand Provide Environmental, Cost And Durability Benefits

Self-lubricating bearings validated for special-purpose vehicles Stadtallendorf, Germany, October 16th 2017… Federal-Mogul Powertrain has successfully validated its DEVA® maintenance-free sliding bearings for special-purpose vehicle chassis applications. Following in-house tribological testing and customer-specific field investigations, deva.tex® composite bearings are being commercialized for use in construction machines, agricultural vehicles and other special-purpose vehicles, such as road sweepers….

Innovative, Non-Contact Piston Ring Measuring Process Jointly Developed by Federal-Mogul Powertrain and NanoFocus AG for Enhanced Production Control and Quality Assurance

Precise and efficient: automated optical measurement for determining the roughness and micro structure of piston ring running surfaces Burscheid/Oberhausen, Germany, 29 August 2017… Federal-Mogul Powertrain and NanoFocus AG (Oberhausen, Germany) have jointly developed an automated process for non-contact, optical-confocal measurement of the roughness and micro structure of piston rings. This joint development for production control…

Federal-Mogul Powertrain to Launch First Valve Rotator for Downspeeded Light Vehicle Engines

New, smallest ever, Rotocap® development allows enhanced valve rotation control on automotive applications, reducing wear and increasing valvetrain reliability Barsinghausen, Germany, 22 August 2017… Federal-Mogul Powertrain will launch a new, smaller version of its proven Rotocap® valve rotator, the first for 4 valve per cylinder light vehicle engines, at this year’s IAA in Frankfurt, Germany. The…

Federal-Mogul Powertrain Earns Maritime Technology Certification for High Performance, Self-Lubricating & Maintenance-Free Bearing Material

DNV GL certification secured for high load capacity deva.tex®552 Marine Stadtallendorf, Germany, 20th July 2017… Federal-Mogul Powertrain today announced the certification of its premium self-lubricating deva.tex® 552 Marine bearing material by DNV GL, a leading ship and offshore classification society. deva.tex 552 Marine is constructed using a composite that will not corrode, reduces weight, lowers…

Federal-Mogul Powertrain Debuts IROX® 2 Polymer Bearings

Additional polymer product complements established IROX® coating by providing improved seizure resistance with steel crankshafts Wiesbaden, Germany, 18th July 2017… Federal-Mogul Powertrain is extending its crankshaft bearing portfolio with a new high performance polymeric coating, IROX® 2, that will debut at the 2017 IAA show in Frankfurt. The newly developed product provides enhanced seizure performance…

Federal-Mogul Powertrain Opens New Heavy-Duty Cylinder Liner Foundry At Chelny Plant, Russia

New facility expands joint venture operation with KAMAZ to provide full liner manufacture in-house capability for on- and off-highway applications Naberezhnye Chelny, Russia, 27 June 2017… Federal-Mogul Powertrain today opened a cylinder liner foundry, significantly expanding its Naberezhnye Chelny plant in Russia, a joint venture with KAMAZ in operation since 2009. The state-of-the-art foundry adds…

New Process Evaluates Corrosion Resistance of Diesel Cylinder Liners

Developments by Federal-Mogul Powertrain help meet dual challenges from fuel with high sulphur content and increasing rates of EGR (Exhaust Gas Recirculation) Burscheid, Germany, 10th April 2017 … Federal-Mogul Powertrain has developed a new process for ranking the corrosion resistance of cylinder liner materials that will enable it to supply even more durable components for…