Leveraging its global manufacturing and R&D capabilities, Dayco, a leading engine product and drive systems manufacturer for the automotive, heavy-duty, and industrial market segments, announces the addition of its new state-of-the-art viscous damper production line at Manesar, India, serving commercial vehicles, off-highway, and light-duty OEMs across the globe.
This new production line, fully
equipped with industry 4.0 and next-gen advancements, is capable to manufacture
premium quality viscous dampers with cutting-edge laser welding technology that
supports heavy-duty OEMs in reducing vehicle engine NVH (noise, vibration,
harshness) and vehicle downtime.
Dayco provides the best-in-class
tailored solutions as per customers’ requirements with full system support,
making its viscous dampers 35%* more durable than industry benchmarks. Dayco is
a unique system supplier to deliver integrated decoupler and viscous damper
solutions for premium and performance vehicles, that are very efficient to
reduce CO2. Dayco is No.1 in delivering a wide range of dampers from rubber to
viscous with the best selection of material and advanced technologies.
“As the industry strives to reduce
CO2 emissions, Dayco will be supporting the Indian and global OEMs in this
endeavor with its value-added premium viscous dampers from India. Our viscous
dampers offer higher efficiency and reliability for a wide range of engine
applications up to 20 litres, serving leading heavy-duty and light-duty OEMs
globally,” stated Wouter Nijenhuis, Executive Vice President of OE Sales and
“At Dayco, we design scalable,
efficient, and reliable solutions and deliver premium quality products
worldwide to meet stringent customer requirements and offer system solutions
towards transforming the future, reducing carbon footprints, and making the
world sustainable with zero emissions” Wouter added. “As we start viscous
damper production in India, we’re rapidly globalizing in China, Europe, South
America, and North America, to provide innovative technological solutions for
all our customers’ current and future mobility challenges.”
Dayco is a global leader in the research, design, manufacture and distribution of essential engine drive systems and aftermarket services for automotive, truck, construction, agriculture, and industrial applications.
Through our expertise in transferring
power quietly and efficiently, Dayco has emerged as the leading global system
solutions provider for hybrid electric vehicles. Dayco’s 100+ years of experience in drive
systems allows us to equip all customer applications around the world with the
most effective drive systems to meet customer-specific performance
requirements. Dayco’s world-class global
distribution network services the aftermarket industry with a full offering of
kits and products to meet each local market’s need. We accomplish this with a dedicated global
team that respects one another, shows humility through continuous learning, and
acts like owners in everything we do.
Dayco has more than 40
locations in 22 countries and over 3,600 associates.