Welcome to the front-runner. Since 1995, we have been continually setting new standards for rapid prototype production in terms of both quality and speed. The results are high-precision, finished ready-to-install casting prototypes, produced in record time.

Since October 2017 ACTech is a member of the materialise group. Besides casting prototypes it is now possible to offer parts produced by Metal 3D Printing as well.

Advanced Electric Machines Ltd

Advanced Electric Machines Ltd. is a manufacturer of magnet free motors for passenger car, commercial vehicle and aerospace applications based in the North East.

With first commercial orders in place, AEM is now working with leading OEMs to deliver next generation powertrain solutions into the market.

Advanced Propulsion Centre UK

The Advanced Propulsion Centre was born out of the collaboration between UK Government and the automotive industry to support the R&D of low carbon propulsion technologies in the UK through a matched investment of £1 billion – aiming to save 50 million tonnes of CO2 and safeguard or create 30,000 UK-jobs.


Altair is a global technology company that provides software and cloud solutions in the areas of product development, high performance computing (HPC) and data analytics. Altair enables organizations across broad industry segments to compete more effectively in a connected world while creating a more sustainable future. To learn more, please visit www.altair.com.


Apicom DSG are rotating test machine specialists, who focus on servicing the customer through the life cycle of the test machine. From concept design through to calibration, spares and future upgrades.

Austin Consultants are experts in automated data acquisition and control. Our extensible, platform-oriented architecture provides maximum flexibility for testing Electric Vehicle powertrains and new battery technologies. Easily integrate with existing instrumentation and test cell equipment; rapidly deploy models from almost any environment to run deterministically in-the-loop, at high-speed; and automate testing through the innovative Python scripting engine.

AVL Powertrain

AVL is the world’s largest independent company for the development, simulation and testing of powertrain systems (hybrid, combustion engine, transmission, electric drive, batteries, fuel cell and control technology) for passenger cars, commercial vehicles, construction, large engines and their integration into the vehicle. 

The company has decades of experience in the development and optimization of powertrain systems for all industries. As a global technology leader, AVL provides complete and integrated development environments, measurement and test systems as well as state-of-the-art simulation methods.

As a pioneer in the field of innovative solutions, such as diverse electrification strategies for powertrains, AVL is increasingly taking on new tasks in the field of autonomous driving, especially on the basis of subjective human sensations (driveability, connectivity, ADAS, etc.). In the competition of technologies – internal combustion engine, battery/electric drive and fuel cell – and their combinations, AVL is working intensively and with the same priorities. 

AVL has digitized the vehicle development process with state-of-the-art and highly scalable IT, software and technology platforms, and creates new customer solutions in the areas of big data, artificial intelligence, simulation and embedded systems in an agile and integrated development environment.


Bitrode Corporation, a member of Sovema Group, is a leading manufacturer of battery charging and testing equipment with over 60 years of industry experience. We offer an extensive product line of laboratory test equipment, user-friendly software and manufacturing automation tools appropriate to all battery applications and chemistries.

Caltest Instruments offer high level technical/applications support, an extensive range of sale, demo and rental equipment and a comprehensive service/UKAS calibration department.
Caltest proudly represent a number of industry leading manufacturers.


Cambustion’s fast-response gas and particulate analysers enable engineers worldwide to understand engine operation and meet emissions targets, including real world driving. Rapid mapping and transient mapping capabilities offer cost effective routes to emissions compliance.

Cambustion’s Particulate Filter Testing System has been embraced by GPF/DPF and vehicle manufacturers for filter testing and development including ashing studies.


Claytex is an engineering consultancy specialised in systems engineering; modelling, simulation and analysis of complex multi-domain systems. We provide a comprehensive suite of solutions for Automotive and Motorsport customers enabling all aspects of a vehicle to be modelled, integrated, simulated and tested on desktop and driver-in-the-loop virtual environments. Our integrated tools thus also fully support ADAS and Autonomous vehicle development and testing.

Formed in 2001, Consilium Recruit is a recognised authority in the recruitment of qualified engineering, management level, and industry executives to the UK’s EV and Battery Technology Sector.  Consilium provides a dedicated recruitment service for innovative, R&D and advanced technology companies, ranging from hi-tech start-ups through to established international groups.


With a service portfolio that includes development, product supply, integration and consulting, as well as core competencies and specialist engineering in ‘Chassis & Safety Controls’, ‘Interior Electronic Functions’, ‘Driveline & Electrification’ and ‘Product Manufacturing’, CES is the ideal engineering and production partner for solving technical challenges within the automotive and industrial sectors.


eDrive Engineering Services is an innovative engineering consultancy specialising in the rapid development of integrated electric drive systems. Our expert services help customers set their products apart:

– Turn-key electrical machine and power electronics development/prototyping

– Electric/hybrid powertrain simulation and HIL testing

– Specialist electromagnetic, thermal, electronic and mechanical analysis

Equipmake develops State of the Art Electric Drivetrain Solutions for niche and specialist markets. Established in 1997, the Company’s core expertise is in the development of power electronic control systems, inverters and high performance motors. We have in house design, manufacturing and test facilities from prototype through to series production.


ETAS provides innovative solutions for the development and testing of automotive embedded systems, ranging from high-level functional modelling and analysis of complex control algorithms, to software engineering using Adaptive AUTOSAR, and the measurement and calibration of ECU performance. A full range of security solutions is available via our subsidiary ESCRYPT.


ETPS specialise in programmable power supplies and test systems. Our wide selection of products caters for almost any power, voltage or current requirement. Specific ranges include programmable AC & DC sources, battery/capacitor emulators, bidirectional PSUs, electronic loads, battery/capacitor cyclers and drive cycle test equipment. We also provide rental power systems.

Eatron Technologies is an AI / Machine Learning powered intelligent products & solutions company specializing in Electric and Autonomous mobility. Eatron uses its unique IP of “Automotive Safe AI” in developing cutting edge Battery Management System (BMS) and L2+ assisted automated driving (ADAS) solutions and systems for OEMs.


The FEV Group is an internationally renowned service provider in the area of vehicle and powertrain development. The skill spectrum of FEV includes engine and transmission development, vehicle integration, and the calibration and homologation of modern vehicle powertrains, the development of hybrid and electric drive systems as well as alternative fuels is constantly increasing in importance.


Hexagon is a global leader in sensor, software and autonomous solutions. We are putting data to work to boost efficiency, productivity, and quality across industrial, manufacturing, infrastructure, safety, and mobility applications.

Our technologies are shaping urban and production ecosystems to become increasingly connected and autonomous – ensuring a scalable, sustainable future.

Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence division provides solutions that utilise data from design and engineering, production and metrology to make manufacturing smarter.

HSSMI is a sustainable manufacturing innovation consultancy, offering solutions for manufacturers looking to create impact. We are focussed on ‘Scale Up’, organisations who are making new products or increasing the volumes of current products, ‘Productivity’, using an array of tools, including digital, to increase efficiency and flexibility for manufacturing and ‘Circular Economy’, helping organisations to implement circular business models to reduce waste.

Huber are the technology leader for high precision thermoregulation in research and industry. Our products ensure precise temperature control within a variety of applications, for instance fluid conditioning, environmental simulation, stress and battery testing. The product range offers solutions for all thermoregulation tasks from -125 to +425°C.

IAAPS is a £70m R&I institute opening at the Bristol and Bath Science Park in 2021. The new facility builds on over 40 years of automotive propulsion expertise at the University of Bath, working in alignment with industry in the pursuit of cleaner, smarter engines, powertrains and driver technologies.


IDTechEx offers independent market research, business intelligence and events on emerging technologies. Experienced business and technology experts provide international perspective in 3D Printing, Advanced Materials, Electric Vehicles, Photonics, Energy Storage, Internet of Things, 5G, Life Sciences, Off Grid, Printed Electronics, RFID, Robotics, Sensors and Wearable Technology.


Infineon is a leading semiconductor manufacturer for automotive applications that covers a wide range applications within vehicles. Infineon offers a broad product portfolio of discrete and integrated power semiconductors, powertrain solutions, microcontrollers, chassis and comfort electronics, intelligent sensors, as well as transmit and receive ICs for radio-frequency & radar applications to meet the latest driver safety applications. Infineon`s comprehensive range of products coupled with a high-level of quality has made us a preferred partner for our customers for over 40 years.

Innovate UK is part of UK Research and Innovation, a non-departmental public body funded by a grant-in-aid from the UK government.

We drive productivity and economic growth by supporting businesses to develop and realise the potential of new ideas, including those from the UK’s world-class research base.

We deliver a range of programmes to help accelerate innovation in electrification and future mobility

Intertek Transportation Technologies in Milton Keynes, UK, has over 30 years’ experience in the automotive industry and is the largest independent automotive EV powertrain testing facility in the UK.

Our engine test cells offer the most technologically advanced driveline test facilities in Europe. As well as offering engine durability testing, we specialize in engine performance, emissions development, combustion mapping, fuel and lubricant testing, exhaust system manufacture and catalyst aging.

John G Peck

JGPL is a specialist distributor of Power Semiconductors and associated products from leading manufacturers MITSUBISHI ELECTRIC, MERSEN and POWEREX. JGPL’s experienced team offer technical support, backed by stock for fast delivery. Product scope is broadened further by PETERCEM sensors plus Exxelia and ICEL capacitors.

JGPL have solutions for Inverters, Cooling, Busbars and DC protection covering Automotive Inverters, Battery and also Industrial applications.

LAUDA is the global leader in the manufacture of Constant temperature equipment and provides solutions into the automotive sector for R&D and product development. LAUDA has seen a rapid growth in sales accompanying the expansion in new technologies, especially testing and temperature simulation in battery cells, dyno-rigs, climate chambers, fuels and also motors. LAUDA offers a wide temperature range from -90 degC to +320 degC.


Maccor Inc. designs and manufactures cell and battery test equipment used for material and cell research & development, battery application testing, quality assurance and other applications requiring precise control and measurement of current and voltage. Different systems can operate from 100 nanoAmps to 2000 Amps and from 5V to 1200V.

mahle powertrain

MAHLE Powertrain is an Engineering Services provider specialising in the design and integration of advanced internal combustion engines and electrified powertrain systems. As recognised experts in these fields, we are fully engaged in the detailed development of traditional and advanced drivelines into cost-effective, production feasible solutions for enhanced efficiency, improved fuel economy and lower emissions.

The Manufacturing Assembly Network is a collaboration of non-competing, sub-contract manufacturers.

The member companies are actively focused on developing innovative solutions, combining disciplines and refining existing processes to offer those involved in powertrain development the best in manufacturing solutions.

MDL Technologies Limited

MDL Technologies provides specialist electronic test equipment, test facilities and consultancy to the UK and Ireland, working in partnership with market leading global manufactures.
The rapidly expanding EV industry drives the demand for high power and electronic related key component, battery cell and module test equipment. For the FPC 2019 Conference we will be exhibiting / demonstrating the latest Power Electronic / Battery Test Equipment from Chroma ATE Inc.; Hioki & Hardware in the Loop Simulators from Typhoon HIL.


Millbrook is a leading provider of vehicle test and validation services and systems to customers in the automotive, transport, tyre, petrochemical and defence industries. It is independent and impartial in everything it does. It has a range of test facilities in the UK, the USA and Northern Finland.

Nye Lubricants

Helping automotive powertrain component manufacturers improve performance and reliability using speciality synthetic lubricants. High temperature capable grease to help deliver more engine efficiency, a quieter drive and extending functional life. Application examples? Gears, throttle body bearings, EGR valves, air intake control valves, actuator bearings, electrical connectors/connections.


OSCO designs and supplies Litz Wire, Custom Cable and Thermal Management Materials to OEMS and Suppliers of Electric Vehicle Systems and Motor / Powertrain Technologies. OSCO’s team of technical engineers push the boundaries in copper compaction resulting in winding efficiencies to optimise powertrain performance in all market sectors.


Polytec has been manufacturing a wide range of laser vibrometer, velocimetry and surface topography instruments for non-contact measurement for more than 50 years. Research, development, production or even for long-term monitoring, our equipment range allows for analysis of different size, shape and material from large objects to micron-sized MEMS.

Rollax GmbH & Co. KG

Since more than 40 years, Rollax is conceptualizing, designing and producing innovative mechanical solutions. Even though “New Mobility” is mainly connected with digitalization, it is our credo that high-quality mechanical components will play a key role in the individual mobility.

No movement, no mobility – neither now nor in future.


Rethinking Powertrain Testing

Rototest has established a new benchmark for Powertrain Dynamometers. Time optimizing and cost reducing solutions that will advance your R&D into the next decade, providing an unprecedented versatility to meet the demands of tomorrow.

Saint-Gobain provides engineered solutions to international manufacturers in the global automotive market with 15 sites worldwide, dedicated to delivering solutions in NORGLIDE® Bearings and RENCOL® Tolerance Rings. Backed by innovation and market leadership, Saint-Gobain is committed to working closely with customers using its development and testing expertise to create smooth, quiet and consistent movement in the most demanding situations.

In simple terms: Making small parts. Making a big difference.

Schaltbau Machine Electrics

Schaltbau manufacture DC Power Contactors, Connectors and Switches. Our DC Contactors are used in E-Mobility Charging, Storage, Energy Distribution and Control. Voltages up to 3000V and Currents up to 2000A with new products always in development. Schaltbau Machine Electrics are based in Cwmbran, South Wales.

Sierra CP Engineering Limited

Sierra CP works in partnership with our Global Clients to deliver custom products as well as turnkey facility solutions.

Our strategy is to meet customer needs today, whilst providing solutions that can adapt to ever changing future requirements.

Sierra CP’s advanced hardware and software products enable a wide range of test applications.


SPAL Automotive is a global designer & manufacturer of brushless driven cooling fans and heater blowers. Software controlled for maximum efficiency, the fully sealed drive units are specified to IP6K9K, spark-free, waterproof and safe; meeting the exacting demands of hybrid engine & battery cooling, delivering high performance, 30,000+ hours operation and contributing to reduced emissions.

Sprint Power

Sprint Power are vehicle electrification and integration experts. From initial modelling and simulation, through specific component design, to full vehicle integration we offer a complete turnkey solution. Our experience extends to applications across a variety of vehicle types including electric, hybrid, autonomous and hydrogen fuel cell vehicles.

Sunamp designs, develops and manufactures non-toxic, compact, highly efficient advanced thermal storage technology called ‘Heat Batteries’ that can be used to store heat and cold for a number of applications. These Thermal Batteries help address vehicle thermal management challenges such as engine warm up, cabin warm up, catalytic converter temperature fluctuation and electric vehicle battery thermal conditioning and HVAC systems.

TBAT Innovation offer a range of funding services that are crucial to helping companies succeed with their R&D projects. They have expert knowledge of accessing UK and EU grant funding and R&D tax credit submissions.

thermal hazard technology

THT is a leading supplier of lithium battery safety testing equipment.
ARC provides an adiabatic testing environment typically leading to full thermal runaway.
IBC isothermal calorimeters offer high precision heat measurement and Cp determination.
ICP maintains isothermal conditions of an entire battery with minimal internal thermal gradients during cell cycling.


Unico is one of the World’s leading suppliers of high-performance test stand drive systems. Working with R&D teams across the automotive and motorsport sectors, Unico has remained at the forefront of innovation for over 20 years. Whether it’s engine simulation, powertrain, battery or eAxle testing Unico have a solution.

Unique specialist recruitment

Unique Specialist Recruitment focusses on Permanent and Contract Recruitment within the following:-

Engineering – Automotive, Construction, Manufacturing, Logistics, Packaging, Operations

Technical – IT, Software, Electronics, Controls, Hardware

Professional – Finance, HR, Sales and Marketing, Insurance, Legal

All divisions are based out of our office in Chelmsford Essex, but our supply capabilities enable us to recruit Internationally.


Vector has been your competent partner for the development of automotive electronics for over 30 years.  Technical solutions from Vector through software, hardware and services help to develop the mobility of tomorrow in: electromobility; safety and security; ADAS and autonomous driving; and AUTOSAR Adaptive.


Venner Shipley is a leading firm of European Intellectual Property Attorneys, representing a broad range of clients including major domestic and international corporations, SMEs, universities and individual inventors.


Vocis, a subsidiary of Dana Incorporated, is a British high-technology company that provides competitive advantage globally for OEM’s and their suppliers. Vocis specialise in the development of transmission control systems for series production and low volume design, assembly and testing of novel powertrain concepts, particularly for hybrid and electric vehicles.


WMG is actively researching projects to improve how we travel, how we interact and even the quality of the air we breathe. A multidisciplinary department of the University of Warwick. Our mission is to improve the competitiveness of UK industry through innovation in new technologies and business models and skills development.


Xtrac is a world-leader in the design and manufacture of high performance transmissions and driveline components for top-level professional motorsport and high performance automotive applications, including hybrids and electric vehicles. Xtrac is a major ambassador for the UK’s world-renowned motorsport industry; employing 375 people and exporting more than 80% of sales.


Find the exact performance of your Powertrain with the World’s Most Accurate Power Analyser.

Backed Up by the World’s Most Capable Power Calibration Laboratory.

Look out for the Yokogawa WT5000 on show at Stand 37!


Part of the ZF Group, Conekt is the Solihull-based Engineering Services division of ZF Race Engineering, delivering environmental, EMC and materials testing to automotive, aerospace and emerging technology companies.  We focus on robustness and reliability of electronic and mechatronic assemblies through conventional and bespoke test programmes to deliver a clean launch for today’s electric vehicles.