For the latest appointments, certifications, and facility openings, read the news briefs for August 4, 2015.
TE Connectivity has been named a lead partner to Andretti Technologies, the technology incubation and advanced engineering business of Andretti Autosport. The groundbreaking technology partnership will leverage TE’s expertise in sensors and connectors, including its DEUTSCH Autosport range of products, AST sensors, and Raychem cable and wire. Using motorsports and racing as a testing ground for new technologies, the partnership is expected to accelerate development in several areas including the battery, electric motor, inverter, and chassis. The partnership includes an Andretti Technologies Formula E test car, which will feature the global brand colors of TE Connectivity. The test car and test program will provide a platform for both companies to develop and test new technologies in a racing environment to prove and promote clean energy and sustainability.
TTI recently opened a new office in Istanbul, Turkey, following solid growth rate