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e-troFit GmbH and Paul Nutzfahrzeuge GmbH partner to convert buses, Germany [free access]

April 29, 2021

e-troFit GmbH, a vehicle conversion specialist, and Paul Nutzfahrzeuge GmbH, a vehicle manufacturer, have entered into a preferred partnership agreement to convert and produce new vehicles while benefitting from each other’s value chains. The two companies will cooperate int the areas of development, production, and sales in the Deutschland/Germany, Austria, Confœderatio Helvetica/Switzerland (DACH) region.

 

e-troFit GmbH will contribute its experience in the technology development field and in the optimisation of emission-free electric drive systems. Paul Nutzfahrzeuge GmbH will contribute its expertise in the production or conversion of vehicles and in the associated integration and design of drive systems.  The partners aim to jointly electrify up to 50 commercial vehicles in 2021 and to electrify up to 300 commercial vehicles in 2022. The partners will jointly develop and produce new vehicles as well as offer conversion to fuel cell propulsion technology.

 

By 2030, more than 5,000 city buses and trucks are planned to be jointly electrified and brought to market.