Comprehensive and Efficient Power Management Modeling for Automotive, Aerospace and Industrial Applications. Synopsys, Inc. and Analog Devices, Inc. today announced their collaboration to provide model libraries for DC/DC ICs and µModule® (micromodule) regulators with Synopsys’ industry-leading simulation tool, Saber, part of Synopsys’ virtual prototyping solution.
Record-breaking driver Rainer Zietlow climbs the Uturuncu in Bolivia in a VW ID.4 GTX: Guinness World Record / HARTING lends support. After driving more than 57,000 kilometres through the USA last year, Rainer Zietlow was now aiming high. In 2021, he completed the longest journey by an electric vehicle in a single country, beating the previous Guinness World Record.
Yet another two important European cities have chosen CAF to supply urban public transport service vehicles. Firstly, Bonn will receive 22 LRV units in a new contract for the company on the German market, and secondly, EMT (Empresa de Transportes Municipales de Madrid) will replace part of its bus fleet with 60 Solaris electric units. These two contracts amount to a value of over 110 million euros.
The French multinational Saint-Gobain, dedicated to the manufacture of glazing for multiple industrial sectors, has found 3D printing technology developed by the Barcelona-based multinational BCN3D to be the perfect ally for increasing the efficiency of its manufacturing processes.
If we look globally at developments in the automotive industry, we can see that the weight of new passenger cars and light commercial vehicles in Europe has risen constantly in recent years from approx. 1,268 kg in the year 2000 to 1,360 kg in 2010 and approx. 1,420 kg in 2020. The trend toward more hybrid and electric vehicles is likely to intensify this development, because an electric vehicle weighs on average 300 kg more than a vehicle with a conventional engine due to the weight of the battery alone.
FEV, a globally leading provider of consulting, engineering, development and testing services for sustainable mobility and clean energy markets, presented a multitude of sustainable transportation technologies at the prominent HyVolution trade fair, May 11-12.
Cojali S. L., Spanish multinational manufacturer of components, diagnostics and telematics solutions with predictive maintenance and remote diagnostics, will present its latest innovations in SIL BCN 2022, the leading fair in Logistics, Transport, Intralogistics and Supply Chain of Southern Europe that will take place in Barcelona, between 31st May and 2nd June.
The new sliding door 028d Slim has been developed to solve space problems in some vehicles (particularly two-story vehicles or the new autonomous vehicles) even though it’s appropriate for all types of urban buses.