Jul 07, 2022 200,000 Cylinder-head Gaskets a Year: TRATON opts for Victor Reinz® Sealing Technology

Dana is fitting TRATON’s new line of 13-liter engines with cylinder-head gaskets from Victor Reinz®. Serial production launched at Dana in Neu-Ulm will be ramped up to around 200,000 cylinder-head gaskets a year by 2025. TRATON describes the new engine (abbreviated “CBE” for “Common Base Engine”) as a bridge technology that will set standards in all of the group’s heavy trucks. This means CHGs made by Victor Reinz are being used in all trucks and buses of the TRATON brands Scania, Navistar and MAN worldwide.

Jun 20, 2022 Securing the site’s future: Dana Neu-Ulm is investing several tens of millions in bipolar plate production

The future of hydrogen technology is emerging in Neu-Ulm. Dana Incorporated will be building the largest production line for metallic bipolar plates in Europe by 2023. Dana will manufacture up to 16 million metallic bipolar plates a year at peak production. By transforming its product portfolio towards electromobility, Dana is creating the conditions for securing the economic future of the Neu-Ulm site with over 1,300 employees. At their core, fuel cell stacks are made up of metallic bipolar plates in stacks of up to several hundred plates. These stacks generate the energy for fuel cell electric drives.

Dec 02, 2021 Reinvented: Dana simplifies logistics and assembly of large battery-housing gaskets

The battery housing gasket for high-voltage batteries used in electric vehicles are challenging to transport because of their enormous size, ranging up to 1,400 x 2,500 mm. Dana Incorporated, a leading supplier of components and systems for electric vehicles, has designed a one-piece, foldable solution capable of meeting the safety and durability requirements of light and commercial vehicles.

Oct 04, 2021 Dana Secures Long-term Contract with Bosch to Develop Metallic Bipolar Plates for Fuel Cell Stacks

Dana today announced that it has signed a long-term cooperation agreement with Robert Bosch GmbH to mass produce metallic bipolar plates for fuel-cell stacks. Dana’s licensed intellectual property will serve as the foundation for the companies to co-develop and co-produce the next generation of metallic bipolar plates and drive excellence across manufacturing processes.

Sep 10, 2021 MTZ 09-2021: Metallic Bipolar Plate for Fuel Cell Stacks

Fuel cell technology has the potential to change mobility in the long term. So far, however, this form of powertrain has not been able to gain widespread acceptance, not least because of the high cost of fuel cell stacks. The metallic bipolar plate from Dana is in tended to change this and drive forward the commercialization of the fuel cell.

Jun 09, 2021 MTZ 05-06 Technical Article: Dana Product Strategies for a Technical Transformation

Electromobility is transforming the automotive industry, and doing so faster than expected. Already today, suppliers that are producing components for gasoline and diesel units must also provide innovative solutions for electric vehicles and high-voltage battery technology. The best strategies for the future are sustainable strategies for technically transforming product portfolios. Therefore, Dana Incorporated focuses its existing manufacturing and product expertise in the traditional areas on the requirements of electric mobility.

Apr 09, 2021 Fuel Cell Bipolar Plates Technology from Dana Inc. Featured at Hannover Messe

Dana Incorporated will showcase solutions for industrial transformation in the mobility sector at the 2021 Hannover Messe virtual tradeshow. Dana will highlight its metallic and composite bipolar plate technology for fuel cell stacks at the conference taking place April 12-16, 2021.

Oct 19, 2020 Dana Introduces New Victor Reinz® Thermal Acoustical Protective Shielding for Jaguar Land Rover

Dana announced today that it will supply a new Thermal Acoustical Protective Shielding (TAPS) package for Jaguar Land Rover’s inline six-cylinder gasoline engine. The package combines six heat shields with an integrated exhaust manifold gasket and provides thermal and acoustic shielding for the exhaust manifold and turbocharger.

Jul 07, 2020 100 Years Dedicated to Mobility: Dana Celebrates Victor Reinz® Sealing Technology Anniversary

Dana Incorporated is celebrating the 100-year anniversary of the historic REINZ brand, which was joined with Victor in 1993 to create the well-known Victor Reinz® brand of today. The name REINZ stands for German automotive history. A century ago, Hugo Reinz helped to lay the foundations for one of the largest international automotive suppliers of today. Founded in 1920 in Berlin, at a time when automobiles were still rare on the streets, the former Hugo Reinz GmbH started its first business year.

Jan 31, 2020 INSPIRE Project Features Dana’s Metallic Bipolar Plate, Receives FCH Award for Fuel Cell Technology

Dana Incorporated announced today that its metallic bipolar plate for fuel cell stacks has been recognized by the Fuel Cells and Hydrogen Joint Undertaking (FCH JU) with a 2019 FCH Award in the Best Success Story category as part of the INSPIRE Project.