Boats, mining and construction vehicles, tractors, railcars: these are only a few of the many possible applications for electrification and hybridization. They all face the same challenges, such as the urgency to reduce emissions, the necessity to find an alternative to oil due to price volatility, and the need to reduce their operating costs.
Benefits for vehicle manufacturers
Tailor-made powertrains for off road applications
- Hybrid solutions
- All-electric solutions
Cost-efficient electric powertrains
Proven technologies allowing simple integration, high efficiency and lower maintenance cost, available at mass production prices.
Some of the TM4 SUMOTM systems are designed to interface directly with differentials, gearboxes, and e-axles, resulting in:
- Higher efficiency
- Better reliability
- Easier integration: rapid time to market
- Lower maintenance
- Lower operating costs
TM4 – Your Electrification Partner
Selecting a TM4 powertrain ensures optimized performances from the beginning without the compromises, costs and risks involved in a selection of components from different manufacturers.
TM4 is at your side for the entire vehicle lifecycle.
Global presence for sales and support
A member of the Dana Incorporated family, TM4 is globally present with offices in more than 33 countries on 6 continents.
Scalable solutions for various markets and applications.
KALMAR MOTOR: Electric TBL Range
TM4 supplies TM4 SUMO systems to Kalmar Motor for their electric and hybrid airplane tow-tractors. These low-speed vehicles require high torque to be able to move very heavy payloads, which makes it the perfect application for TM4 SUMO electric powertrains.
With a strong partnership with boat integrators LTS Marine, TM4 combines its state-of-the-art technologies with knowledge of the boating world to offer an array of integrated solutions for various types of boats.
MEDATECH: Altdrive systems
TM4 SUMO are featured in Medatech ALTDRIVE systems, designed to provide turnkey electrification solutions to Heavy Equipment such as Haul Trucks, Graders, etc. Adaptive to commercial and OH application, it provides cost-effective zero-emission drivetrain alternatives to vehicle OEMs.
NORDCO: Shuttlewagon Electric Series
TM4 supplies TM4 SUMO systems to Nordco for their full electric Shuttlewagons. These types of niche applications are ideal candidates for electrification since they are used to travel small distances, have fixed routes, and can be recharged easily.
The TM4 SUMO MD systems are perfect for class 2 to 6 commercial vehicles and light to medium bus platforms.
TM4 offers its SUMO direct-drive powertrains for the bus and commercial vehicle markets. They [...]
The TM4 SUMO HP line consists of electric powertrains dedicated to high-power applications. [....]
The TM4 SUMO HD direct drive approach makes it perfect for any HD platforms and commercial vehicles applications.
TM4 introduced its first SUMO powertrain system in the market during the summer of 2012, which [...]