Danfoss and Autonomous Solutions, Inc. (ASI) have announced they have signed an agreement for a strategic partnership to collaborate on autonomous technology for mobile equipment applications and adjacent markets.
ASI and Danfoss plan to use the partnership t0 align the strengths of the two companies working toward a common goal of enabling more customers to adopt autonomous solutions for their applications.
According to ThomasNet Kim Fausing, President and CEO of Danfoss said, “This partnership demonstrates our ambition to invest in autonomy and be the innovative partner for our customers. It’s a promising partnership and we are excited about the potential in vehicle automation.”
The partnership is reportedly a strong signal in the market and gives Danfoss and ASI an advantage in the transformation to automated vehicles. Mel Torrie, President and CEO of ASI, said, “ASI has been using the innovative Danfoss components over the last 20 years to support our autonomy development with the world’s leading vehicle OEMs. This new partnership will ensure manufacturers have the needed support to streamline their efforts in making autonomous industrial vehicles a mainstream reality.”
“We align our strengths and secure the relationship between ASI and Danfoss Power Solutions with the partnership. That will allow us to take a leap toward reaching a common goal of enabling more customers to adopt autonomous solutions,” added Eric Alström, president of Danfoss Power Solutions.