Electrification, Autonomous Driving & Shared Use
FOOTPRINT
13%
The contribution of steel to the average carbon footprint of a battery electric vehicle (BEV).
ENGINE WEIGHT
60%
Lighter electric motors at equal motor performance, when using the latest generation of electrical steels.
CRASH SAFETY
20%
Possible weight reduction in crash components at equal performance and costs.

An integrated product offering for efficiency and high performance

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Electric motors
Electric motors

Hi-Lite®

Non-grain oriented steels with fast bonding coatings.

Reduce the size and weight of electric motors without loss of performance. Or increase performance and range. Hi-Lite unlocks a variety of new opportunities.

Hi-Lite stator component
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Energy storage and conversion
Energy storage and conversion

Hilumin®

Ultra-clean nickel-plated steel for cylindrical battery cans.

Create highly efficient, safe and stable energy storage systems using Hilumin in steel-based cylindrical battery cans.

Cylindrical Li-ion battery cans
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Crash components
Crash components

XPF® and HyperForm®

Extra formable ultra high strength steels.

Use a broad range of advanced and ultra high strength steels, including special grades, like XPF and HyperForm, to achieve cost-effective lightweight design of crash components.

Hyperform
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Outer panels
Outer panels

Serica®

Premium quality hot-dip galvanised steel for exposed applications.

Improve the aesthetics of electric vehicles by an optimal paint appearance, even when employing modern, more cost-effective paint systems. Serica makes it happen.

Body panel inspection by Tata Steel technician
Automotive vehicle outer panels