GLOBAL PRESENCE FOR POWERTRAIN ELECTRIFICATION WITH FUEL CELL SOLUTIONSGlobal presence Bosch maintains a global presence close to its customers with experts in powertrain electrification – in Europa, the USA, Japan and China."
SYSTEMS EXPERTISE AND EXTENSIVE KNOW-HOW IN FUEL-CELL SOLUTIONS
Systems and connectivity expertise Bosch boasts holistic systems expertise for electrified powertrains, particularly with regard to fuel cell-electric drive systems. Furthermore, in the automotive sector, Bosch is a supplier of connectivity solutions that can also be applied to fuel cell-electric vehicles. As a supplier of engineering services and a manufacturer of components for fuel-cell solutions, Bosch can specify the technical requirements of systems, subsystems, and components while taking into consideration technical conditions and interdependencies – all with the goal of improving the overall system. Here, the focus is on the “hydrogen path” and “air path” subsystems, not to mention the superordinate control of fuel cell-electric drive systems."
LONG-TERM PARTNERSHIP WITH AUTOMOBILE MANUFACTURERS
Reliable partnership Bosch is a reliable partner and supports OEMs with solutions from the conceptual and development phase right through to volume production and even the supply of parts after volume production has ended. In doing so, Bosch works hand in hand with OEMs to develop future product and system generations. Bosch boasts many years of experience in collaborating with OEMs worldwide, particularly when it comes to ramping up volume production of complex systems and components. Here, the emphasis is on sustained commitment to establishing fuel-cell solutions and technologies on the market. Bosch’s portfolio ranges from standardized solutions to those that are custom-tailored to OEMs."
AN IN-DEPTH PORTFOLIO AND COMPREHENSIVE EXPERTISE IN FUEL-CELL SOLUTIONS
Comprehensive portfolio and know-how for vehicles, infrastructure, and services When collaborating with OEMs, Bosch not only offers a broad portfolio of products and services, but also many decades of experience and wide-ranging expertise in all aspects of automotive technology. Bosch was working to develop electric prototypes as early as 1970. Since 2008, Bosch has been developing fuel-cell solutions for and with OEMs with a focus on PEM technology for passenger cars, commercial vehicles, and off-highway applications. When it comes to building prototypes, Bosch supplies a broad range of fuel-cell solutions from volume-production projects and provides dedicated engineering support. Bosch is a member of the DWV (German Hydrogen and Fuel Cell Association), Hydrogen Europe, and the Hydrogen Council. It contributes its extensive industrial knowledge toward advancing and improving hydrogen as an energy source."
ENSURING THE QUALITY AND RELIABILITY OF FUEL-CELL SOLUTIONS
Quality and reliability The high quality and reliability of Bosch technology plays a decisive part in establishing technically demanding fuel cell-electric vehicles on the market. Bosch develops components for fuel cell-electric drive systems in compliance with the strict durability requirements for the passenger-car and commercial-vehicle segments alike. The high quality of Bosch systems is founded on many years of experience in the development and production of automotive components and systems."
DRIVING FORWARD INNOVATION AND TECHNOLOGY FOR FUEL-CELL SOLUTIONS
Innovative strength and speed Bosch is a driver of innovation in the commercialization of fuel-cell solutions for large-scale automotive production. Bosch customers benefit from the use of development methods and technologies from the automotive sector."