Canadian Manufacturing

Illuming Power enters joint development agreement with Matthews International

Under the two-year partnership, the companies will develop an automated, expanded graphite bipolar plate production line.

March 1, 2022   by CM Staff

VANCOUVER — Illuming Power Inc. has announced a joint development agreement with Matthews International, a Pittsburgh-based global provider of brand solutions, memorialization products and industrial technologies.

Under the two-year partnership, the companies will develop an automated, expanded graphite bipolar plate production line to help reduce productions costs. The companies also anticipate the production line will accelerate the mass market adoption of fuel cell for a variety of end-use markets including transportation and stationary applications.

“We are thrilled to be partnering with Matthews International. Our staff of scientists, engineers and technologists have developed hydrogen fuel cell solutions that are field proven with more than 37 million kilometres driven in transportation applications. We are committed to commercializing our technologies, designs, and materials to provide improved performance and cost reduction to our customers in Asia, North America and the EU,” said Jeff Plato, President, Illuming Power in a statement.

“Together with Matthews Saueressig Engineering Group, we can accelerate on achieving that goal.”

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