HORIBA Automotive has introduced its electrification offering, which serves all relevant stages of research, development, validation, certification, and end-of-line verification covering material characterization, component, system, and vehicle for all varieties of e-powertrains including those with batteries, fuel cells, and hybrid architectures. Solutions are available for the full range of vehicle types, from light- to heavy-duty vehicles and off-highway equipment.
HORIBA is able to integrate scientific expertise from a range of industries to offer a solution based on customer needs. These solutions range across the different stages of the vehicle development and evaluation process:
- Material characterization: analysis of batteries and fuel cells on a material level, e.g. degradation, abrasion, chemical reactions
- Component: testing and characterization of e-motors and transmissions, testing of batteries and fuel cells, with solutions for testing batteries from cell to module to pack and fuel cells from cell to stack
- System: testing the electrified powertrains of various vehicle architectures including battery-electric, fuel cell-electric and hybrid-electric vehicles
- Complete vehicle: testing the complete vehicle in the laboratory or on the road
The complete solution for electrified vehicles includes a diverse mix of highly precise analytical equipment, chassis and powertrain testing dynamometers, electrification-specific solutions from HORIBA FuelCon and consultancy and validation capability from HORIBA MIRA.