NOVI, Mich., Oct. 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As new global emission legislation is driving advancements to standard exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) systems, automotive suppliers are challenged with developing high-performance EGR systems with optimized packaging. Cooper Standard's Ole Hammer, director of research and development for fluid products, will discuss the latest innovations in EGR system packaging at the Engine Expo North America's Open Technology Forum on Wednesday, Oct. 26 at 3:15 p.m.
Mr. Hammer will present a white paper titled "Integrated EGR Systems: How to Optimize EGR Components in Regards to Performance and Packaging Requirements," which demonstrates Cooper Standard's optimized EGR developments that address the packaging requirements of upcoming emissions regulations. During his presentation, he will discuss the tools and approaches automotive suppliers need to implement to continue meeting the demands of current and future regulations.
The Open Technology Forum is located onsite at the Engine Expo North America, which is being held in Novi, Mich. at the Suburban Collection Showplace from Oct. 25 to 27. The Open Technology Forum is free to attend and features the latest technologies, concepts and business-related presentations from many of the world's leading experts in powertrain design, development, manufacture, logistics and marketing.
With a successful track record and deep expertise in emissions management technologies, Cooper Standard is an industry leader in the development EGR products, including valves, coolers and tubes. Employing an integrated systems approach, the company provides complete EGR systems that have been developed as compact modules for ease of assembly and the most efficient use of space.
About Cooper Standard
Cooper Standard, headquartered in Novi, Mich., is a leading global supplier of systems and components for the automotive industry. Products include body sealing systems, fluid handling systems and anti-vibration systems. Cooper Standard employs approximately 21,000 people globally and operates in 19 countries around the world. For more information, please visit the company's website at www.cooperstandard.com.
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