Developing A Safe, Reliable Mass-market Battery Module (Electric Vehicle Materials Europe 2020)

Steven Daelemans, Market Development Manager
Covestro NV
Belgium
 

Presentation Summary

Materials from Covestro have been used for many years in the electronics industry, and together with our expertise in mobility they are now expanding into automotive battery packaging. In this presentation, Covestro will give an overview of how to support the different design challenges of the battery modules, addressing safety (mechanical, flame, crash) and cooling solutions whilst making a module design fit for mass-assembly. We focus on the dimensional stability and the assembling options with our plastic materials.

Company Profile (Covestro)

With 2015 sales of EUR 12.1 billion, Covestro is among the world's largest polymer companies. Business activities are focused on the manufacture of high-tech polymer materials and the development of innovative solutions for products used in many areas of daily life. The main segments served are the automotive, electrical and electronics, construction, and the sports and leisure industries. Covestro has 30 production sites around the globe and employs over 15000 people. The company is developing a comprehensive range of filaments, powders, and liquid resins for all common 3D printing methods
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