May 24, 2021
Cosworth has finalised its acquisition of Silverstone-based electrification specialists Delta, strengthening the company’s position at the heart of the transport technology revolution.
Formal completion of the Delta acquisition allows Cosworth to accelerate its offering in electrification. It also affords Cosworth a location at the heart of the UK’s high-performance technology cluster, Silverstone.
Through Delta’s expertise, Cosworth can meet the evolving needs of its customers as they transition to hybrid, EV and fuel cell configurations. Delta’s industry-leading work in battery systems, control systems, electric/hybrid drivetrains, full vehicle programmes, lightweight structures and simulation are a perfect complement to Cosworth’s existing solutions.
Innovative battery and EV solutions are shaping the future of transport. It is here where Cosworth can reinforce its position as a trusted and innovative partner for OEMs globally. Delta’s state-of-the-art facilities allow for advanced development of bespoke battery modules across a multitude of industries, not least automotive, marine and defence.
Cosworth CEO Hal Reisiger said: “The acquisition of Delta marks a pivotal moment for Cosworth as we advance our offering in the electrification space. We are pleased to welcome Delta into the Cosworth Group, and to integrate their expertise and patented intellectual property into our portfolio, alongside our existing capabilities. As a growing business, we continue to explore additional opportunities to accelerate our roadmap to electrification and increase our technology portfolio.”
Cosworth is a global technology business with six decades of engineering experience that delivers propulsion, electronics and software solutions for customer in the automotive, aerospace and marine sectors. Whether through hybrid or EV propulsion, data connectivity or automation technology, Cosworth is ready to solve new challenges with mobility solutions of the future. No matter the complexity of the project, Cosworth has the ability to, design, develop and manufacture clean sheet solutions from its state-of-the-art facilities.
Delta are electrified powertrain specialists, based at the world-famous Silverstone Circuit, in the heart of the UK’s high performance technology cluster. Delta has three main development streams: battery systems, its catalytic generator and platform master control. Each is approached with the same robust but lightweight methodology, honed through decades spent in the high-pressure motorsport sector. Wrapped around these three streams is also a vehicle engineering and integration capability that has seen Delta deliver many whole vehicle projects, for start-ups and OEMs alike. Delta’s multidisciplinary team supports a wide range of sectors and its capability covers services from initial concept through to low volume production.
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