Magnetics/Assemblies

Magna’s e-Powertrain Solutions Provide Suite of Components and Systems for Auto Manufacturers

Encompassing different combinations of magnetic technology, Canadian automotive supplier Magna is building a suite of powertrains and components for electric vehicles that reflect its total systems approach to serve the evolving needs of automotive manufacturers. Shown above […]

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ZF Sees Sustained Decline in Traditional Auto Business but Acceleration of Shift to Electric Drivetrains

Looking like a standard bearer for top-tier automotive suppliers, ZF is slowly recovering from a staggering drop in business due to Covid-19 while steering a path toward greater use of magnets and magnetic technology as it retools […]

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Torqeedo Powers Through the Boat Market While Leading Diesel Engine Maker Deutz in Electrification Strategy

Using Neodymium magnets and axial flux motor designs, electric motor developer Torqeedo of Germany is powering through a flurry of innovations to become one of the world’s leading manufacturers bent on electrifying marine mobility. At the same […]

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bdtronic Applauds €130 Billion German Fiscal Package, Plans to Launch New Solution for Hairpin Stators

“We welcome the decisions taken by the federal government”, said Patrick Vandenrhijn, CEO of bdtronic, a manufacturer of machinery used in making motors and batteries, commenting on Germany’s new economic recovery program. “As a result, the demand […]

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From HEV to eVTOL, Toyota Takes Its EV Technology to the Skies with Investment in Joby Aviation

Toyota, long a pioneer in electric vehicle technology, is exploring a new flight path for mobility through a collaboration with Joby Aviation, an aerospace company that is developing and commercializing all-electric vertical take-off and landing (eVTOL) aircraft to enable […]

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TDK Ventures invests in biomagnetic medical imaging company Genetesis; also e-mobility companies AutoFlightX and StarShip

Magnetocardiography technology company, Genetesis, is the latest investment by TDK Corporation’s $50 million venture fund which the company established last year. It is the first investment by TDK Ventures in the healthcare space and ties in closely […]