Daimler Truck companions with Hexagon Purus for vocational integration of electrical Freightliner eM2


Daimler Truck North America (DTNA) has entered into an settlement with Norway-headquartered Hexagon Purus, a producer of e-mobility merchandise, to supply car integration of the electrical Freightliner eM2 for vocational purposes.

The combination will incorporate Hexagon Purus’s battery techniques, auxiliary modules, energy modules and vehicle-level software program. It is going to embrace power-take-off choices to produce energy to the vocational physique and the gear.

DTNA launched the Freightliner eM2 prototype truck with vocational upfit choices earlier this 12 months as a part of a joint undertaking with truck gear producers Alamo and Altec, with the intention to serve vocational clients within the utility, sweeper, dump, development, towing and refuse segments. The brand new partnership with Hexagon Purus goals to ship new merchandise to the vocational car sector that complement DTNA’s at the moment produced eCascadia and eM2 electrical vans.

“With our mixed expertise, and the battery know-how provided by Hexagon Purus, we look ahead to yielding efficient and versatile options for our vocational clients,” mentioned Aaron Scates, VP of Vocational and Medium-Responsibility Market Growth at DTNA.

Supply: Daimler


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