AVL, Comau Announce Battery Alliance

As of January 1, 2018, AVL and Comau have announced an open cooperation in simulation, design, assembly and testing of powertrain components for electric as well as traditional vehicles. The initial focus of the partnership will be on assembly systems and end-of-line testing for automotive batteries.

 AVL List GmbH, provides engineering, simulation and testing technology for powertrain systems, while Comau SpA focues on industrial automation products and systems.  

 “The combination of know-how between Comau with its enhanced Industry 4.0 solutions and AVL, with design experience in the integration of powertrain components and related testing methodologies, will bring battery assembly and end-of-line testing to a new level,” said Urs Gerspach, executive vice president, AVL List GmbH.