A pair of business coating specialists, Dürr and Techno Sensible, have reached an settlement to supply applied sciences for coating lithium-ion battery electrodes.
Dürr CEO Ralf W. Dieter mentioned, “With Techno Sensible as our cooperation companion, we need to safe a bigger share of this future-oriented market. The Japanese firm’s coating programs are in excessive demand amongst battery producers for electrical automobiles. That’s the reason Dürr is now bringing the coating specialist’s expertise on board.”
Dürr Deputy CEO Dr. Jochen Weyrauch added, “This improves our advertising and marketing prospects, and gives us with a convincing all-round package deal for main initiatives within the automotive sector.”
Ultimately, producers of EV batteries will obtain full packages from a single supply at Dürr, together with expertise for coating and drying electrodes in addition to solvent restoration programs.
With the acquisition of the US firm Megtec/Common in 2018, Dürr expanded its portfolio by including competencies in battery manufacturing expertise. With its coating, drying and solvent restoration programs, Dürr Megtec affords options for 3 important steps within the manufacturing of lithium-ion batteries. Dürr Megtec is a part of the Clear Expertise Techniques division.
In battery manufacturing expertise, Dürr’s portfolio contains options for battery module coating and gluing expertise and coolant filling programs. Dürr additionally gives portray, closing meeting and testing programs for EVs.