Entries by etraction-2019

e-Traction in North America – Go West, Young Man

Go West, Young Man. Nobody knows exactly where the famous statement above originates (a book? A film? A dad?), but everybody in the EV world knows where electrification will roll after Asia and Europe: e-Traction goes westward. When one thinks of public transport, one doesn’t automatically think of North America. But as everything in the world always, this will change, and that change is already taking place – in Ontario, Canada.

Colleague in the spotlight – Susan Bosman

As a mother of two, Finance Controller Susan Bosman (44) sure likes a challenge. “e-Traction is a small company with huge international ambitions. All the challenges multinationals have to deal with, we encounter them as well on a daily basis. The main difference is, we do it with only 50 people. This challenge and environment […]

e-Traction is one step closer to you

At e-Traction, we are always optimizing our customer efforts to generate long term value for both parties. Given the current uncertain climate, we are trying to maintain open, proactive, supportive to the questions our customers may have and give you immediate answers/service you need. As per October, we enlarge our Sales team and create new […]

Neuton Auto to use e-Traction’s driveline for India market

We’re proud to announce a firm step into the India electric bus market together with Neuton Auto, they have given the order for the first prototype series. Using e-Traction’s reliable and efficient In-Wheel Motor driveline Neuton Auto will be manufacturing ultra low floor buses and double deck buses with monocoque space frame structure.  These buses will be compliant […]

Second RetroMotion double decker to City Sightseeing Brussels!

Last week we had the honour to deliver the latest addition to the zero-emission fleet of City Sightseeing Brussels. RetroMotion by e-Traction has now converted two Volvo B7L/UNVI buses from Diesel to fully Battery Electric, for City Sightseeing Brussels. After conversion, the buses are equipped with e-Traction’s highly efficient TheMotion 2.0 drivetrain, a 170kWh battery […]

Colleague in the spotlight – Onno Reinders

Onno started working at e-Traction in May 2019 as Customer Service Specialist within the Sales department. When asked why he applied to a job at e-Traction Onno says: ‘I think the product is very interesting. Also, e-Traction is an international company in an international scene. This combination was new for me, which made it fun, new and challenging.’

Current times call for electrification of fleets with RetroMotion

Figuring out how to future-proof your transportation business in a cost-effective way is crucial to survive, especially during uncertain times. To ensure sustainability for transit buses, sightseeing double deckers or coaches, these vehicles can be retrofitted with electric drive technology. As the current trend moves us all towards a more sustainable future, this brings about […]

Colleague in the spotlight – Mihnea Rusen

Mihnea Rusen started his graduation assignment at e-Traction in August 2018. After completing his master thesis assignment about the improvement of tire wear influenced by the electric differential of an in-wheel motor-based powertrain, Mihnea was hired as Software Engineer.

e-Traction reaches into Electric market in India

India is a promising Electric Vehicle country. Having a high population density, especially in urban areas, the need for cleaner mobility is rising each day and Indian Government is taking good initiatives for the same.  To show India the possibilities of e-Traction’s in-wheel motor drivetrains, we’ve appointed a local Business Developer. Mr. Vikram Kalaskar is added […]