Daimler Trucks Acquires Torc Robotics

Daimler Trucks, a division in the Daimler Group and Torc Robotics, a provider of autonomous driving solutions, are joining forces to commercialize highly automated...

Batteries

Electrification

All-Electric Kobelco Mini-Excavator Concept

Kobelco Construction Machinery Europe B.V. will show an all-electric mini-excavator, at Bauma, the model SK17SR. In its role as systems...

Hybrids

Second-Gen Mack PHEV Class 8 Truck

Mack Trucks displayed its second-generation zero-emission capable Class 8 drayage truck at the California Air Resources Board (CARB) Low Carbon Transportation Heavy-Duty Showcase. The plug-in...

Scania, Northvolt Developing Battery Cell Technology

By Ian Cameron Swedish truck, bus and engine maker Scania and Northvolt have jointly agreed to develop and commercialize battery cell technology for heavy commercial...

Freudenberg Takes Majority Interest in XALT Energy

Freudenberg Sealing Technologies, Weinheim, Germany announced it has become majority stakeholder of XALT Energy, a Midland, Mich.-based global developer and manufacturer of lithium-ion technology...

AxleTech, Thor Trucks To Develop e-Powertrain System

AxleTech has announced it will develop a heavy-duty e-powertrain system with Thor Trucks. The two companies plan to integrate AxleTech’s e-axle technology with Thor’s...

Yale Telemetry Takes Charge of Lift Truck Batteries

Yale Materials Handling Corp. has introduced Yale Battery Vision, a wireless battery management solution designed to provide real-time insights to maximize lift...

AxleTech Introducing Off-Highway Electric Powertrains

Responding to what it calls a race to electrification spanning both commercial vehicles, as well as off-highway equipment, AxleTech has launched its...

Ballard Marine Fuel Cell Center Announced

Ballard Power Systems Europe A/S – a subsidiary of Ballard Power Systems, Inc. announced that it is establishing a marine center of excellence (CoE)...

All-Electric Kobelco Mini-Excavator Concept

Kobelco Construction Machinery Europe B.V. will show an all-electric mini-excavator, at Bauma, the model SK17SR. In its role as systems...

Off-Highway Electrification In The Spotlight

While much of the focus of electrification initially is from the commercial vehicle world and some marine, the off-highway equipment markets, construction...

More Electric Trucks For DB Schenker

German logistics provider DB Schenker and Fuso, a Daimler Trucks brand, are expanding their partnership in fully-electric light-duty trucks. DB Schenker added four additional...