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Saietta acquires e-Traction from Evergrande New Energy Vehicle Group

e-Traction a supplier of electric drivetrains and high voltage power electronics for heavy goods vehicles and busesAcquisition accelerates Saietta’s entry into heavy vehicle markets, and deployment of its AFT electric motors: “from scooters to buses”Addition of e-axle technology will complement Saietta’s work on high-voltage AFT 190 electric motors Oxfordshire, UK, 11 November 2021 – Saietta Group plc (Saietta), specialists in high-tech advanced e-mobility propulsion, today announced the 100% acquisition of e-Traction Europe B.V. (e-Traction) from Evergrande New Energy Vehicle…

Colleague in the spotlight – Demi Beute

Being the person that glues everybody together, Demi Beute (24) knows exactly how to adapt to the needs of her colleagues. ‘I think the biggest challenge as an HR officer at e-Traction is that you have to constantly change according to who you are speaking with, because I believe that if you want to be successful in HR you really have to be within the company and understand what motivates and drives people’. ‘As I don’t have a technical background, I try to understand as much as I can and ask a lot of questions to understand where my colleagues are coming from. You have to gather all…

e-Traction and ViriCiti partner up to help accelerate the adoption of electric busses

Apeldoorn, 9th June 2021 – e-Traction, the leading provider of in-wheel motor powertrain and retrofitting solutions for buses announces a new partnership with ViriCti, the leading fleet telematics solution for electric bus fleets. The companies announce that ViriCiti will come now as a standard option for all the electric buses from e-Traction.  e-Traction's TheMotion 2.0 is the EV powertrain for buses with the highest efficiency (94%) and the lowest noise level. No rotating parts bring maintenance to an absolute minimum, without the use of oils. e-Traction's RetroMotion is…

Colleague in the spotlight – Dick van Tongeren

Dick (68) currently lives in Apeldoorn, he is married and has a daughter. After retiring, Dick joined the e-Traction team as test driver. When presented with the opportunity, he knew it was something in his field of interest and did not hesitate to accept. “I like being a test driver because I like to drive and the bus has a lot of automation. I also enjoy talking to people and sparring them to see if we can spot any errors and improvements the bus might have. That is the reason why I’m at e-Traction.”

Virtual Christmas gathering at e-Traction

On December 15th, e-Traction had our special online End of Year/ Christmas gathering. This time of the year is a good opportunity for reflection. In the past year, in face of external challenges and internal changes, we have demonstrated strong resilience, wisdom and determination. Good people doing a good job. We continue to cherish our high-tech assets and maximize the ability of our people to provide products and support to reflect the voice the customer.

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 suit me. So I think I’ll stick around for a long, long time.” “Every step we take at e-Traction is a new one. You could say we’re reinventing the wheel every single day. That’s how it works when you strive for innovation – creating something no one did…

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 windows into our business by adding two talents. Mr. Ilker Geron Hubes, as Business Developer Inverters, is ready to collect the voice of the customers from the (niche) market and link it with our products. Ms. Nancy Cao, as Business Developer Metropole,…