News about our power electronic products
Discover the crucial role of thermal management in (drive) systems and the often-overlooked significance of selecting the right heatsink.
After many years of successful collaboration, Astrol has acquired the Netherland-based KWx B.V. to strengthen its position in the maritime market. Read the full press release.
As a system engineer or system integrator we can imagine that you might have questions about our solid-state DC breaker technology. In this article we emphasize the most important features and answer the most frequently asked questions.
Our high power resistors are used in connection with power electronics equipment and frequency converters for motor control. Danotherm specializes in power resistors for maritime and hybrid bus and truck applications.
Please check out our short circuit test of the 3kA DC breaker switch under full load conditions at the high-voltage test lab of Astrol Electronic AG in Switzerland.
We present the advantages and necessity of our Astrol DC breakers when it comes to protecting and supporting future-proof onboard DC power systems.
Anysolar's high efficiency, ruggadized monocrystalline solar cells are extremely suitable for application in high demanding environments.
In this case study we describe how solid-state breakers are the solution to fault protection of modern haevy marine electrical power systems.
Our series of DC breakers has received the marine product type approval from the China Classification Society (CCS). TWith the CCS type approval, we cover an important part of the market since China is by far the biggest ship-producing country.
Read the press release about the acquisition of KWx by Astrol Electronic AG. We will strengthen our position as a power electronics solution provider and distributor of A brands.
The advantages of Eatons maintenance-free supercapacitors: they can be applied as the sole energy storage system or in combination with batteries to optimize costs and lifetime.
Astrolkwx announces that the Astrol 3 kA solid-state DC breaker switch has received the official DNV marine product type approval.
To enable maximum DC grid protection and to enable close bus operation, Astrol and KWx developed a series of DNV type approved DC breakers.
Download the free case study about the road towards a sustainable traction industry and the important role of power electronics.
An electrical brake, basically a resistor, is maintenance free and there is no wear (when correctly dimensioned). It is very reliable and, compared to battery capacity, cost effective.