- ON Semiconductor will provide IGBTs and diodes for inverter traction modules to Danfoss
- Danfoss Silicon Power is a subsidiary of the Danfoss Group, the largest industrial company in Denmark
ON Semiconductor and Danfoss A/S today announced that ON Semiconductor will supply Danfoss Silicon Power with high power IGBTs and diodes for inverter traction modules in the fast growing electric vehicle market.
“Chip independency is an important and fundamental element of the Danfoss go-to market strategy. By selecting IGBT chips from ON Semiconductor we are accommodating the high growth expectations from our automotive customers. Our main objective is to develop world-class power modules, fitted exactly for the application in question. We are happy to have a long-term and robust relationship with ON Semiconductor,” said Claus A. Petersen, senior vice president and general manager, Danfoss Silicon Power.
Danfoss Silicon Power is a subsidiary of the Danfoss Group
Danfoss Silicon Power is a subsidiary of the Danfoss Group, the largest industrial company in Denmark. The company has been designing, developing and manufacturing customized power modules for automotive, industrial and renewable applications since decades.
“With investment in power technologies and manufacturing capacity globally, ON Semiconductor reiterates our firm commitment to be the top supplier of automotive high power devices. Utilizing our semiconductor portfolio with Danfoss’ extensive experience in power module design and manufacturing, we expect our penetration in the vehicle electrification market to accelerate, benefitting both companies,” said Asif Jakwani, senior vice president of the Advance Power Division at ON Semiconductor.
ON Semiconductor will fabricate the high power components in manufacturing locations in East Fishkill, New York and Bucheon, South-Korea. Danfoss will fabricate their power modules in Flensburg, Germany and Utica, New York.