Danfoss Power Solutions

Ames, IA 50010


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2800 E 13th St
Ames, IA 50010
United States of America

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The Lee Company
Testing stations at The Lee Company in the 1960s

How 75 Years of Innovation Have Shaped Hydraulics and Pneumatics

Nov. 21, 2023
Members of the fluid power industry provide their insight on the technological innovations which have occurred in hydraulics and pneumatics as well as those yet to come.
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Hydraulic cylinders and hoses on heavy machinery

Positive Outlook for Fluid Power Despite Electronics Making Inroads

Nov. 20, 2023
As more electric options come into play and an economic slowdown is expected, positive sentiments remain for the hydraulics and pneumatics industry.
Jeff Herrin, senior vice president of Research, Development, and Engineering at Danfoss Power Solutions

Demand for More Efficient Hydraulic Systems on the Rise

Nov. 6, 2023
Sustainability initiatives and other factors are leading to increased demand, and development of, more energy efficient hydraulics.
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Agricultural equipment kept on track in field through autonomous systems

The 5 Levels of Autonomy in Off-Highway Equipment

Oct. 23, 2023
With each increasing level of autonomy come new capabilities and opportunities to improve the productivity and safety of mobile machines.
Leif Bruhn, head of Digital Displacement at Danfoss Power Solutions, discusses how the technologies used in the Dextreme Max system help to improve hydraulic system efficiency.

Q&A: Improved Hydraulic System Design Enables Efficiency Gains

Sept. 19, 2023
Leif Bruhn of Danfoss Power Solutions discusses the technology behind the Dextreme Max system for excavators and how it can improve the efficiency of hydraulic systems.
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Danfoss is testing its Dextreme System for excavators in three Volvo machines at a customer site.

Digital Hydraulics Improve Excavator Efficiency

May 3, 2023
As part of the Dextreme System, the Danfoss Digital Displacement pump brings opportunities to reduce energy use and emissions in excavators.

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Bosch Rexroth exhibited a range of new hydraulic components.

New Technology Launches at CONEXPO & IFPE 2023

March 22, 2023
A range of hydraulic, pneumatic, electronic and other motion control related technologies were introduced at the year's largest event for construction and fluid power.
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Digital Displacement Pump Enables Efficiency Gains

March 13, 2023
The Danfoss Digital Displacement pump is a key part of its Dextreme system for excavators which enables improvements in productivity and efficiency.
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An overview of the outdoor exhibit area at bauma 2022.

New Products Unveiled at bauma 2022

Nov. 7, 2022
bauma set the stage for introductions of new hydraulic components, sensor technologies and a range of other components for heavy-duty mobile equipment.
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Hydraulic Improvements Achieved in Wheel Loader Electrification Project

Oct. 17, 2022
Danfoss Editron’s conversion of a wheel loader to electric power enabled efficiency gains within the hydraulics system.
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3 Drivers of Off-Highway Electrification

May 11, 2022
Antti Väyrynen of Danfoss Editron says there are three key factors driving construction equipment electrification.
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The Workforce Shortage is About More Than Money

Feb. 3, 2022
Heftier paychecks alone won't attract and retain manufacturing workers.


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A depiction of autonomy in agriculture

Danfoss Launches New Hydraulic, Electrification and Autonomy Solutions

Nov. 15, 2023
At Agritechnica 2023, Danfoss introduced several new hydraulic components as well as autonomy and electrification solutions for the agricultural equipment market.
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Danfoss will convert an electric excavator to use its Dextreme Max system and demonstrate how improving hydraulic systems can aid emissions reduction efforts. Note: The pictured excavator is a representation of the machine type Danfoss plans to convert, not the actual machine.

Danfoss Receives Grant to Decarbonize Excavators

Sept. 18, 2023
The company will convert an electric excavator to include its Dextreme Max system featuring the Danfoss Digital Displacement pump to show how improved hydraulic system efficiency...
Nine Volvo electric trucks equipped with Danfoss technology will operate on a designated route between the company's sites in Denmark.

Danfoss Puts Volvo Electric Trucks into 24-Hour Service

Sept. 6, 2023
A combination of Danfoss Editron technology and customized superchargers will enable continuous service of the Volvo electric trucks.
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The SLP13 cartridge valve offers low power consumption and higher flow rates.

Danfoss SLP13 Solenoid Cartridge Valve Benefits Use in Compact Equipment

Aug. 21, 2023
The Danfoss Power Solutions SLP13 is a two-way two-position poppet-type solenoid valve which provides low power and low pressure drop for compact equipment applications.
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Danfoss is developing technologies to improve the energy efficiency of excavators and other construction equipment to help reduce emissions.

Decarbonization of Construction Equipment can aid Climate Goals

July 11, 2023
A new Danfoss whitepaper outlines methods for reducing emissions in cities which includes decarbonization of construction equipment.
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Danfoss will integrate technology from three new industry partners into its autonomy software to help improve the capabilities of autonomous machines.

Danfoss Forms New Partnerships to Enhance Automation Software

June 27, 2023
Integration of technology from Swift Navigation, Bonsai Robotics and HARD-LINE into the Danfoss PLUS+1 Autonomy software will enhance the performance of autonomous machines.
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The Mack LR Electric refuse model was recently sold to a school in California to help train future truck technicians.

This Week in Power & Motion: Mack LR Electric Refuse Model to Help Train Future Truck Technicians

May 19, 2023
A California school has purchased a Mack LR Electric refuse truck to help train students how to safely work with electric vehicles, Danfoss will power all North American facilities...
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University students race their vehicle designs created using fluid power technologies as part of the Fluid Power Vehicle Challenge.

NFPA Announces Winners of 2023 Fluid Power Vehicle Challenge

May 16, 2023
Texas A&M and the University of Louisiana at Lafayette received top honors for creating vehicle designs incorporating hydraulics and pneumatics.
Lontra’s manufacturing team alongside the first LP2 Blade Blower unit to be produced at the company's new smart factory.

This Week in Power & Motion: New Blower Technology Produced at Smart Factory

April 28, 2023
Lontra's LP2 Blade Blower for pneumatic conveying is the first product manufactured at its new smart factory, Danfoss and Motion announce new company leaders, Kollmorgen partners...