Volvo Powertrain Awards Danaher Motion Contract for Development and Production of Hybrid Systems for Heavy Duty Vehicles
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1500 Mittel Boulevard
Wood Dale, IL, 60191-1073
Press release date: September 10, 2008
WOOD DALE, IL - Danaher Motion has entered into a development and production agreement with the Volvo Group, to produce hybrid systems for their fleet of heavy-duty vehicles. Danaher Motion will produce electrical motors and drives.
Record high fuel prices and legislative action requiring improved emissions standards have accelerated the global demand for fuel efficient and environmentally sound vehicles. Danaher Motion continues to invest in this strategic platform for heavy duty hybrids.
David Banyard, Vice President and General Manager of Danaher Motion OEM Systems concludes, "Danaher Motion is very excited to be working with the Volvo Group on this program. The system that we have developed is an example of our focused commitment to delivering hybrid platforms for industry."
About Danaher Motion Danaher Motion is a leading global manufacturer of electromagnetic and mechanical motion control solutions that help OEM's build better machines, faster. Their products improve efficiency and productivity in complex and demanding applications in industries such as aviation, medical, military defense, robotics, semiconductor, electric vehicles, automation and packaging.
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