GLOBAL PRESENCE TO MEET LOCAL REQUIREMENTSGlobal presence Bosch maintains a presence near its customers around the world, with experts in natural-gas systems as well as development and production locations in Germany, China, India, and the U.S. Bosch’s proximity to automakers allows for close and flexible collaboration, and the short distances save time and help cut costs. Thanks to its local presence, Bosch knows the specific requirements of each market and caters to its particular features."
MAXIMUM ADVANTAGE WITH COMPLETE SYSTEMS
System and network competence As a systems supplier, Bosch knows exactly what requirements are placed on the various components and has an excellent command of the relationships within the complete system. Its systems expertise allows for optimum system integration of the individual components and thus maximum system benefit, and enables the company to implement and integrate powertrain technology in exact compliance with system requirements. In this way, Bosch helps automakers reduce their investment in development and testing, put models into production more quickly, and thus cut costs."
FROM DEVELOPMENT TO PARTS
Long-term partnership As a solid industry partner, Bosch offers end-to-end support throughout the entire lifecycle of vehicles with a natural-gas powertrain. Together with automotive manufacturers, Bosch works on developing new concepts for natural-gas engines, and tailors the powertrain technology precisely to customer requirements. Bosch operates test centers around the world for conducting joint testing with automakers. Having global logistics and mass production on all continents ensures that products can be shipped to customers quickly. Local contacts provide close customer support. Even after systems have seen years of service, Bosch provides efficient vehicle diagnostics and parts supply."
NATURAL-GAS TECHNOLOGY AND EXPERTISE FOR ALL CLASSES OF VEHICLES
Comprehensive portfolio and extensive expertise Boschʼs comprehensive portfolio enables automakers to leverage helpful synergies in relation to both the technology of the powertrain system and the knowledge shared as part of the collaborative approach. The company offers not only individual components for natural-gas vehicles, but also system solutions for a host of different engine and vehicle models: from compact cars to heavy commercial vehicles. With its NGI2 injector family, Bosch is the only supplier of natural-gas systems in the world to cover all low-pressure classes with one injector family."
NATURAL-GAS SYSTEMS IN OE QUALITY
Ensuring quality and reliability Highly reliable and robust, Bosch products for natural-gas vehicles help ensure that automotive manufacturers can equip their vehicles with superior technology. Bosch offers natural-gas systems in OE quality that can be tailored to the requirements of each vehicle model."
RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT FOR INNOVATIVE PRODUCTS
Innovation driver and technology leader As an innovative industry leader, Bosch is continually honing natural-gas technology and implementing technical innovations in large-scale production. The company’s strong commitment to research and development helps equip vehicles with innovative natural-gas technology and thus consistently improve vehicle characteristics. The natural-gas injector NGI2 is an innovative product that meets the particular demands of gas injection regarding metering and seals. Bosch is already developing tomorrow’s generation of injectors today."