Musashi enters a partnership by investing in Aquarius Engines Ltd.

2019.11.06News

Musashi Seimitsu Industry Co., Ltd. (Global Headquarters: Toyohashi-city, Aichi, Japan; President and CEO: Hiroshi Otsuka) has entered into a partnership by investing in Aquarius Engines (Global Headquarters: Rosh Haayin, Israel; CEO: Mr. Ariel Gorfung), an Israel Startup, developing super-light-weight power generators.

Aquarius Engines is aiming to provide various new electric supply solutions for the upcoming demands in electrification trends by realizing small, light-weight, and low cost linear free piston engines(*).

Musashi is looking for synergies in the area of electrified mobility products including reduction gear units and to expand our business domains by incorporating evolutional electric supply system jointly developed with Aquarius Engines. Such systems will serve as a power back up in 5G stations or for improved access to electrical systems thereby offer solutions to broader social issues.

(*)Free piston engine : Crank less internal combustion engine with reciprocating motion

About Aquarius Engines Ltd.
Aquarius Engines is an Israel startup founded October 2014, who is developing a super-light-weight free-piston linear engines to be become De-facto standard for the next generation engine generators in the markets of back up and complementary, marine, aviation & defense and electrified vehicles, etc. Aquarius has R&D Center in Aachen, Germany and Cracow, Poland.

Aquarius Web Site:http://www.aquariusengines.com/

About Musashi:
Musashi Seimitsu Industry Co., Ltd. is a global auto parts Tier1 company for automobiles and motorcycles, whose headquarters is located in Toyohashi, Japan. It has 33 manufacturing sites spreading across Europe, North and South America, China, and South East Asia. Musashi specializes in designing, developing and manufacturing powertrain products such as Differential Assemblies, Planetary Gear Assemblies, Transmission Gears and Assemblies, and Reduction Gears for xEVs, which are supplied to global major OEMs and Tier1s. Linkage and suspension products are also strategic products of Musashi.
Musashi implements AI on manufacturing sites under the philosophy of "more human-friendly work" and is also working on manufacturing innovation.
Musashi is listed on the first section of Tokyo Stock Exchange (TYO: 7220).

Musashi Web Site:http://www.musashi.co.jp/en/