EDU integration

Fully assembled and integrated bespoke electric drive unit (EDU) solutions for niche volume vehicle applications.

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Ricardo provide an integrated EDU service which combines an e-motor, inverter, and transmission into one cost-effective package. We design and assemble an optimised solution to match the product specification of our clients. It enables us to specify the best weight, packaging and performance solution for the best ROI.

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Ricardo engineers are experts in the development of electrification solutions across the whole product development process. We deliver design and development, integration, test and validation, and production capability, offering our clients a one-stop-shop for all their electrification requirements.

Our EDU integration service is supported by our extensive experience in niche volume manufacture and assembly for high-performance vehicle application.

Our EDU integration service is tailored to the exacting requirements of our clients. Each programme is assigned a dedicated project team lead to engage with our customer to ensure that their specification are met.

With clearly defined objectives and relevant KPIs will be put in place, they develop the programme and manage the supply chain with transparency.

We are with our clients every step of the way to ensure effective and efficient delivery of the programme at the best value.

We work with OEMs requiring an integrated EDU solution for niche volume production.

Typically, we work with clients with high-performance vehicles in their product portfolio. These include OEMs from the following industries:

  • High-performance automotive
  • Motorsport
  • Defence
  • Aerospace

Our cross-sector capability enables us to work with any client that requires an EDU solution which is to be assembled at niche volume quantities.

Electric Motor

Make Ricardo your EDU integration and assembly partner

Complete package solution

Our service provides a combined solution for the electric motor, inverter, and transmission. This enables us to optimise the EDU for our clients’ applications, whilst providing a cost saving on the overall package.

Electrification experts

Ricardo engineers are experts in the development of electrification solutions across the whole product development process.

Trusted partnerships

We work with our trusted partners to deliver a quality, reliable solution which is delivered as efficiently as possible.

Experts in niche volume manufacture and assembly

Ricardo specialise in high-performance, niche volume manufacturing for complex, precision, electromechanical products. Tap into 50 years of experience in manufacture and assembly for clients with complex products.

EDU integration


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