Center of Engineering Excellence

Are you an OEM looking for support in applying a petrol power solution to your equipment? You need an electrification journey partner who understands your product requirements and the market conditions in which your equipment operates? Then it’s you get in touch with Vanguard experts in the Power Application Center Europe (PACE), our center of engineering excellence. The PACE is centrally located in Viernheim Germany.  

The PACE offers you a broad range of services together with support from the global PAC in Milwaukee USA. Together we optimize power and equipment alignment. This ensures shorter product development times and ultimately reduces your research and development expenses.

Service offerings in our PACE

Our professional, experienced teams:

  • Identify and perform the appropriate application tests, e.g. extreme temperatures
  • Select and test the power source for application, determination of power requirements
  • Support new product development needs, e.g. engine enclosure designs for optimal performance
  • Troubleshoot issues that may arise in the field
Power application center

The PAC locations around the world

Electrifying your Equipment with the PACE

Our teams help OEMs:

  • enter the electrified power segment
  • develop new products
  • convert an existing piece of either petrol or Diesel engine powered equipment to an electrified power source
  • refurbish lead-acid battery installations into Lithium-Ion technology

Our aim is to collaborate closely with the OEM engineering team to help streamline and fast-track development projects from scratch. 

Are you an OEM that looks for a power solution to your equipment? Get in touch with Vanguard and the PACE.