Release Date: 07/26/2021
The cooperative relationship will allow both organizations to mutually leverage technology and resources while expanding product innovation and development initiatives. As part of the agreement, a Rogers-Farasis Materials Application Joint Laboratory has been established in Suzhou. The laboratory, with a goal of developing advanced material solutions that will increase the performance, safety, and lifespan of battery packs, will focus on cyclic testing of Farasis battery cells with Rogers elastomeric materials.
“We are excited about the opportunities this strategic relationship between Rogers and Farasis will uncover,” states Penny Zhu, Asia Regional Sales Manager for Rogers Corporation’s Elastomeric Material Solutions business. “Both parties will gain a greater understanding of how to better extend battery life and in so doing provide more reliable and long-term product solutions for the EV automotive industry.”
Rogers Corporation (NYSE:ROG) is a global leader in engineered materials to power, protect and connect our world. Rogers delivers innovative solutions to help our customers solve their toughest material challenges. Rogers’ advanced electronic and elastomeric materials are used in applications for EV/HEV, automotive safety and radar systems, mobile devices, renewable energy, wireless infrastructure, energy-efficient motor drives, industrial equipment and more. Headquartered in Chandler, Arizona, Rogers operates manufacturing facilities in the United States, Asia and Europe, with sales offices worldwide.