VALEO HAS PARTICIPATED OF THE LAT BUS & TRANSPUBLICO 2018

Valeo Climatização do Brazil was present at the Lat.Bus & Transpúblico, which took place in São Paulo July 31 to August 02. The largest passenger transport event of 2018 in Latin America. Most of the chassis manufacturers, bodybuilders and auto … Continue reading

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Approval for the use of R513A & R450A in Valeo air conditioning systems

The introduction of a phase-down in the F Gases Regulation (EU) 517/2014, i.e. reduction in the so-called CO2 equivalent of all manufactured refrigerants, has strongly affected the availability of refrigerants. The scarcity of the refrigerant involved has been accompanied by … Continue reading

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9th VDV Academy Conference for Electric Buses and ElekBu 2018 Trade Fair

On 6–7 March 2018 the VDV Academy conference “Electric Buses – Market of the Future!” took place for the ninth time at the Hotel ESTREL in Berlin. The ElekBu Trade Fair was also held parallel to the conference. For Valeo this … Continue reading

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SC preheater control element: explanation of the duty cycle

The SC preheater controls the engine-independent vehicle heating, and the starting time can be pre-programmed or the speed heating function selected. The increased memory capacity for pre-selected times represents a significant product optimization compared to previous models: up to seven … Continue reading

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Carsten Schmidt takes over as Director of TBS Germany

With effect from 01.11.2017 Valeo Thermal Commercial Vehicles Germany GmbH has appointed Carsten Schmidt to the position of Director of TBS Germany. As such he takes responsibility for all business activities in Germany, and additionally for the Neubrandenburg production facility. … Continue reading

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New online presence for Valeo Thermal Bus

Since the former Spheros Group presented itself for the first time at busworld in Kortrijk under the new brand name of Valeo and the corresponding design, the new website also went live in mid-October. The revamped site is more up-to-date, … Continue reading

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Minisphere as a standard retrofit on Mercedes minibuses

According to Directive 2006/40/EG, since 01.01.2017 only air conditioning Systems using coolant 1234yf may be installed in minibuses with up to eight seats plus driver. This applies to both original equipment and retrofits. The use of air conditioning units with … Continue reading

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Small Minisphere comes out big at the FIAA

With growing numbers of visitors, this year’s FIAA took place in Madrid from 23 to 26 May. The organizers of this international trade fair for buses and urban buses reported 20% more exhibitors and visitors. In the focus of our … Continue reading

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Spheros becomes Valeo

Just over a year ago Spheros became part of Valeo automotive supplier Group. At busworld Kortrijk in October the company will be appearing for the first time under the name Valeo with the respective corporate identity. Valeo will be presenting … Continue reading

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Spheros celebrates its first year under the wing of Valeo

Just over a year ago the Spheros Group became part of automotive supplier Valeo. To mark the first anniversary Mark Sondermann, new CEO of the Spheros Group, invited the employees of the Neubrandenburg plant to a celebratory breakfast. In his … Continue reading

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