Automotive - Battery sealing solutions
Many manufacturers face cost-reduction and efficiency challenges in their production operations. To survive in today’s highly competitive world, manufacturers need to find ways to reduce production time and costs, yet at the same time, improve operating performance and product quality.
A major manufacturer of high voltage automotive grade battery systems for Electric and Hybrid Electric vehicles has been developing a new state of the art battery for two car manufacturing giants. The company delivers innovative solutions for smaller and lighter batteries, while maintaining the safety case.
There is limited space between the cells in the battery unit, therefore our customer was unable to utilise the typical O-ring and back-up ring scenario. There was also a need for automotive seals that can maintain long-term high performance under challenging conditions...