Materials/Manufacturing

Nippon Steel Raises Investment to Nearly $1 Billion to Boost Production of Electrical Steel Sheets for Transformers and EVs

In actions to raise capacity and improve quality of its electrical steel sheets, Nippon Steel is raising its investment to nearly $1 billion at two of its plants in Japan. The moves will boost its […]

Magnetics/Assemblies

Sumitomo Electric Begins Mass Production of Powder Magnetic Cores for Axial Gap Motors

Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd. has developed a powder magnetic core for the thin, axial gap motors that are becoming increasingly popular with electric vehicle manufacturers for their high performance, lighter weight and streamlined profile. The company started mass production and […]