Zoppas Industries looking for partnership
by Michele Barghini | Feb 6, 2018
Name of the Organisation: Zoppas Industries
Organisation Short Name: ZIHET
Organisation Type: PRC
ACTIVITYTopic(s) of interest from 2018-2019 Transport Work Programme:
Fields of Activity: With 15 manufacturing locations and over 8.000 employees Zoppas Industries Heating Element Technology (ZIHET) is the largest electric heating element manufacturer worldwide. The group is headquartered in Vittorio Veneto, in the north eastern region of Italy. The sales and marketing organization is divided into five major Business Units focusing on household appliances, food service equipment, industrial, oil&gas, High Reliability sectors.
Skills and Experise Offered: Since ten years ZIHET has become a T2 consolidated supplier in european automotive industry. Primary business is currently on flexible tank heaters for Selective Catalyst Reaction (SCR) systems and steering wheel Hand On Detection sensors for Autonomous Drive.
Given the extensive experience on the design and development of thermal management systems, ZIHET is currently focusing at the Electric Vehicle growing industry with a particular focus on the solutions for
a) battery thermal management
b) thermal comfort of the vehicle
Keywords: Automotive, thermal management systems, electric vehicles
Previous FP Projects Participated: None
Contact Person: Michele Peterle
Position in the Organisation: Business Unit Director Development and Technology Integration