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Dana Holding Corporation

Address 6938 Elm Valley Drive, Kalamazoo, MN, 49009, US
Phone 269.567.1000
Fax 269.567.1550
Website dana.com

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Dana Incorporated has completed the acquisition of the SME Group, headquartered in Arzignano, Italy. The global SME Group designs, engineers, and manufactures low-voltage AC induction and synchronous reluctance motors, inverters, and controls for a wide range of off-highway electric vehicle applications, including material handling, agriculture, construction, and automated-guided vehicles.

Dana expands Spicer Select all-makes drivetrain portfolio

Dana Incorporated is expanding its Spicer Select all-makes drivetrain portfolio to include the most popular u-joints for commercial-vehicle applications while also adding new u-joint strap kits. With the addition of the strap kits, the Spicer Select offering provides a complete u-joint replacement package for a significant portion of over-the-road and vocational applications.

Dana to buy drive systems segment of Oerlikon

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Dana Features Innovations Designed to Improve Fuel Efficiency, Optimize Performance at Technology & Maintenance Council’s 2015 Annual Meeting

Dana Holding Corporation has exhibited a range of products optimized for engine downspeeding, along with additional drivetrain technologies aimed at increasing efficiency and fuel economy at the Technology & Maintenance Council’s 2015 Annual Meeting. With a focus on decreasing the total ownership costs of line-haul trucks and other heavy-duty, on-highway vehicles, Dana’s solutions also reduce vehicle weight and improve reliability.

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Dana Holding Corporation Announces Enhancements to its Spicer Life Series Driveshafts

Dana Holding Corporation has enhanced its Spicer Life Series (SPL Model 250 universal joint assembly, resulting in significantly improved product performance and durability.  

Designed to meet the needs of new low-emission, high-efficiency trucks in the Class 8 market, the SPL-250 universal joint assembly offers customers more than a 40-percent improvement in dynamic bearing capacity – in the same compact package – to create a driveline with 70 percent more power density compared with it nearest competitor. 

“As a trusted partner for innovative technologies and unrivaled service for more than 100 years, Dana is constantly seeking ways to improve our products to meet customers’ needs,” said Tom DeHaven, Dana senior manager of Driveshaft Products.  “As the world’s leading driveshaft supplier, these changes reflect our continued commitment to designing products and processes that deliver value, innovation, and best-in-class performance.”

The new SPL-250 universal joint assembly utilizes a new bearing package that includes larger needle bearings for increased capacity, a special Viton synthetic seal for improved grease retention and serviceability, and a thermoplastic seal guard to exclude contaminants.  In addition, a new premium synthetic lubricant provides further improvement in bearing life through the initial three-year/350,000-mile lubrication interval.  

The assembly is also offered with the Spicer Quick Disconnect feature making it easier to service the powertrain.  

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