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"A well-known North American car manufacturer awarded MANN+HUMMEL a contract for the supply of battery frames. "This contract is very important for us and it makes us proud that our customer has placed their trust in us", says Manfred Wolf, head of the automobile and industry division. MANN+HUMMEL is already active in the field of electric mobility and has for examplesupplied battery frames for the Opel Ampera and GM Volt. MANN+HUMMEL invests considerably into research and development. A major portion of research funds is used for concepts, products and technologies for alternatively powered vehicles. The company is currently working on more than ten research projects in the area of e-mobility. In addition to battery and plug-in hybrid technology, fuel cell technology has also moved into focus. MANN+HUMMEL has transferred its expertise in filtration and separation technology to alternative drive systems and has developed products for these in cooperation with its partners in Europe, Asia and America. Examples are the cathode air filter and the ion exchange fi lter which are used in fuel cell-powered vehicles and combined heat and power plants. With more than 900 researchers and developers worldwide, an average annual growth of a full nine per cent and more than 15 fi lter elements produced each second, MANN+HUMMEL looks back on more than seven decades in the filtration business. Quality, service and innovation has made the long-standing company a sought-after development partner and series supplier of the international automobile and mechanical engineering industries."