ABB Ability™ for Automotive

Powertrain automation


To an automobile, the powertrain is equivalent to it’s heart. Without it, it can’t run. That’s why the process of powertrain automation must be incredibly precise and reliable.

Key Challenges

Key Challenges

Provide complete manufacturing equipment solutions

The trend toward more fuel-efficient automobiles translates to a need for lighter-weight materials and manufacturers are downsizing engine parts wherever possible. Automakers are required, now more than ever, to handle complex machining and assembly processes during powertrain production.

The Power of Digital

The Power of Digital

Solving industry needs through digitalization

With digital manufacturing solutions for powertrain production, automakers can plan complete powertrain manufacturing operations, define tool paths, calculate machining cycle times for specific stages of operations, and predict potential collisions or other problems.

  • Plan complete manufacturing operations

  • Define tool paths

  • Calculate cycle time for specific operations

  • Predict potential problems

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