UQM receives $1.3M fuel cell compressor system order from China customer

Thursday March 15, 2018 0 comments Tags: Longmont, UQM Technologies, Joe Mitchell

LONGMONT -- UQM Technologies, Inc(NYSE American: UQM) today announced a follow-on purchase order from its major Chinese OEM customer for delivery of its R340 fuel cell compressor systems.UQM_logoUSE_1

The purchase order is valued at $1.3 million. UQM said it received the initial order valued at $2.2 million from the unidentified customer last year.

Shipments are expected to begin in the spring of 2018 and be completed by fall of 2018. The compressor modules are a key component in hydrogen powered fuel cell systems.

UQM said it has seen much success with its unique R340 fuel cell compressor system, which is designed for light-duty automotive applications for up to 75kW fuel cell stacks.

“We continue to work with this customer to improve and enhance our system for performance, manufacturability and durability in this growing fuel cell market,” said Joe Mitchell, UQM president and CEO.

“As the China OEM continues to launch new applications, we are poised to support the growth for this customer and the fuel cell market.”