TR Fastenings takes its EV fasteners to Battery Tech Expo - Event now postponed
Published: 20 March 2020 - Rachael Morling
TR Fastenings Ltd (TR) is exhibiting at Battery Tech Expo at Silverstone. Due to take place on 26th March, this will now be held on 8th October.
The annual event will explore the future of battery technology including battery storage, battery systems and electric vehicle (EV) batteries.
TR delivers its extensive product range and in-depth industry knowledge to start-ups, OEMs and Tier 1 suppliers developing transformative technology such as longer lasting batteries, lightweight solutions and connected devices.
The role of fasteners in EV is significant: not only are they needed for the vehicles themselves, but charging units, EV battery (EVB) casings and general infrastructure equipment all require high quality fastenings to provide robust and secure settings for this valuable technology.
Ian Carvell, engineering manager, said: “The growing consumer demand for EVs, coupled with the rapid development of EV and EVB technology has enabled TR Fastenings to combine our extensive fastener product range and industry expertise into the ideal package to support and contribute to these progressive sectors.
“The EV and EVB markets are exciting and fast-moving and the resulting impact on global supply chains in the automotive and electronic industries has been huge in terms of demand and opportunity.
“We’re looking forward to meeting professionals from across the advanced battery technology industry to share our knowledge and showcase our product range.”
TR will be displaying the following products, which are particularly relevant for EVB assembly, at Battery Tech Expo:
· Fasteners with electrically isolating coatings
· Lightweight non-magnetic fasteners
· Battery retention bolts
· Cable management hardware
· Compression limiters