SUNNYVALE, Calif., and GATESHEAD, England, June 8, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Turntide Technologies, (“Turntide”), the corporate accountable for the Platform for Sustainable Operations™, powered by its patented Good Motor System™, right now introduced the launch of Turntide Transport, a brand new division of the corporate targeted on modernizing clever motor techniques all through the industrial transportation trade.
Turntide is coming into the transport area with the acquisition of two UK-based companies Hyperdrive Innovation Ltd. (“Hyperdrive”), and the engineering technical heart enterprise (“Gateshead Enterprise”) of BorgWarner Gateshead Restricted (“BorgWarner”). Turntide Transport will set up operations in Gateshead, England, marking the start of a multi-year funding within the area. Monetary phrases of the offers weren’t disclosed.
Regardless of initiatives to drive down the burning of fossil fuels, our international carbon footprint continues to develop. The transportation trade accounts for 24 percent of world CO2 emissions from direct gasoline consumption. As extra fossil fuel-powered passenger vehicles are changed by electrical autos, the carbon footprint of freight transportation – which incorporates all delivery providers by land (railways, vans, and pipelines), sea (cargo vessels), and air (cargo planes) – solely continues to develop. Between 2010 and 2050, international CO2 emissions from freight transport are anticipated to extend fourfold.
By combining the Good Motor System with acquired electrical automobile know-how, Turntide is becoming a member of the trouble to assist resolve our international emissions downside by bettering effectivity and driving down vitality use and waste. The Turntide Transport division will initially goal electromechanical techniques in a number of the tougher markets to decarbonize – together with industrial and industrial autos, rail, marine and aerospace.
“Our world is at a tipping level. We desperately want to scale back our carbon emissions, however they proceed to rise regardless of the accelerating electrification of passenger autos,” stated Ryan Morris, Turntide’s Chairman and CEO. “As a result of Turntide has been profitable in driving down vitality use and waste within the constructed surroundings, it’s crucial that we translate this success into transportation to assist fight the rising risk of local weather change. We’re excited to include the expertise and innovation that these two companies have to supply as we launch into the transport market.”
UK Enterprise and Vitality Secretary Rt. Hon. Kwasi Kwarteng MP stated, “Reducing carbon emissions in transport is essential to tackling local weather change and I welcome this game-changing funding by Turntide. It’ll drive ahead the applied sciences we have to clean-up the vehicles and vans on our roads, boats on our seas and planes within the sky.”
Turntide’s Platform for Sustainable Operations™ brings collectively the Good Motor System with automation and cloud insights to dramatically enhance effectivity of constructing management, electrical autos, and industrial processes – boosting backside traces and smoothing the worldwide path to 100% renewable vitality. Till now, Turntide has achieved this inside the constructed surroundings – primarily retrofitting the electrical motors in HVAC and agriculture with clever, optimum effectivity techniques.
The acquisition of Hyperdrive Innovation, one of many UK’s main impartial battery pack producers, will permit Turntide to incorporate vitality storage in its options. Hyperdrive designs, develops, and manufactures modular excessive efficiency lithium-ion battery techniques for a variety of functions.
The acquisition of the Gateshead Enterprise consists of the services of the Gateshead Technical Heart, which below the earlier possession of BorgWarner has been designing energy electronics for a variety of autos for greater than 5 many years – specializing in motor controllers and different gadgets that decide the movement of commercial electrical functions.
By integrating know-how from each acquired companies, Turntide Transport can be a one-stop powertrain platform supplier – together with the battery pack, energy electronics, motor, and related intelligence – accelerating prospects’ time to market within the inevitable electrical future.
“The electrification of transport is inevitable, however it is not coming rapidly sufficient. With success within the constructed surroundings below our belt, incorporating the know-how from these two companies with the Good Motor System will permit Turntide to simplify the trail to sustainable transport,” stated Matt Boyle, OBE, Managing Director of Turntide Transport. “Gateshead has change into well-known worldwide as a rising heart for digital enterprise. We’re excited to make Gateshead a middle for our innovation in sustainable transport, a transfer that displays our confidence within the metropolis.”
Turntide has already begun to show the tide on local weather change within the constructed surroundings – bringing prospects together with firms like Amazon, JLL, BMW, and 5 Guys vitality financial savings of 64 p.c on common. Turntide Transport launches with international prospects in manufacturing right now, together with Aston Martin, Hitachi Rail, JCB, and Volkswagen’s MAN division.
Be taught extra about Turntide Applied sciences and its Platform for Sustainable Operations at turntide.com.
About Hyperdrive Innovation Ltd
Based in 2012, Hyperdrive Innovation designs and manufactures high-performance vitality storage techniques for powering off-highway and material-handling autos in addition to stationary and transportable vitality storage techniques. Prospects embody JCB, Hitachi Rail, Cargotec, and the world’s largest on-line grocery retailer. Hyperdrive is very acknowledged for its development and innovation with rankings within the Sunday Occasions Tech Monitor 100 and the FT 1000: Europe’s Quickest Rising Corporations and awards together with the Queen’s Award for Enterprise: Innovation and Insider Media’s Made, the UK Automotive Award, and shortlisted for Innovation of the Yr on the Nationwide Expertise Awards. For extra on Hyperdrive Innovation, go to hyperdriveinnovation.com
Turntide Applied sciences develops breakthrough sustainability applied sciences that drive down vitality consumption and working prices in buildings, agriculture, and electrical transport, making a path to 100% renewable vitality and enterprise sustainability. The Turntide Good Motor System is a part of an open Platform for Sustainable Operations™, pushed by a patented Turntide Optimum Effectivity Motor™ with clever automation and cloud connectivity. The Turntide Platform advances sustainability objectives, saves cash, and improves sustainability all through the enterprise. For extra data, go to https://turntide.com/ or comply with the corporate on YouTube, Twitter, and LinkedIn.
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