Kongsberg Automotives Fluid Transfer division has won MEUR 2 in new contract awards from one of Europe's largest Truck & Bus manufacturer with a production start date of Q3 2009. The business award is for low pressure plastic based fuel lines that are formed using KA's unique processes. The project concerns a design change on running production to improve the fire safety of the engine. Kongsberg Automotive was elected based on the competitiveness and provided engineering support and will substitute the existing supplier.
"This is further evidence that KA's product portfolio is ideally suited to the challenging needs of modern fuel systems, we have a variety of fuel lines that provide heat resistance & bio-fuel compatibility" Stated KA's Sales Director David Redfearn.