Aeristech part of Cummins-led consortium that will accelerate the development of air handling technologies for hybrid and fuel cell powertrains


Huddersfield, U.K. — Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI), the lead organisation of a consortium focused on decarbonising heavy-duty powertrains, announced today that the Government and industry funded project, TRIDENT will accelerate British development of air handling technologies by three years. The funding allows Cummins and its partners to allocate additional engineers and resources to develop new air […]

Day in the Life of Andy Phillips, Head of Product Engineering

Andy listening to Jack

The next part in our series on Aeristech employees is Andy Phillips, our Head of Product Engineering. Read what he has to say about life at the company and the exciting opportunities available. Q: What do you do at Aeristech? A: I’m Head of Product Development here at Aeristech, managing our team of skilled mechanical, […]

Day in the life of Luke Read, Head of R&D

Luke motor at work table

In a new content series for Aeristech, we’ve been interviewing members of the Aeristech team on what it’s like to work at the business. Meet Luke Read, our Head of Research and Development. Q: What is your role at Aeristech? A: I look after the R&D department, which is a small group of engineers looking […]

Aeristech powers up with £5.15m funding round and key appointments to drive rapid growth of leading electric motor and controller business


Investments from Sabien Technology, Vela Technologies and SAIC Venture Capital  Funding will supercharge Aeristech’s development of its market-leading e-boost technologies for hydrogen fuel-cell, hybrid-electric and internal combustion engine powertrains  Aeristech announces a series of strategic hires to further expand its skilled engineering talent base, including in power electronics and aerospace engineering  Leamington Spa, UK – April 14 2021 – Aeristech, a UK-based leader in high-speed electric motor and controller technology, has announced the […]

Aeristech joins H2GEAR, collaborating to develop a ground-breaking hydrogen propulsion system powering aircraft

“This is a truly ground-breaking programme for hydrogen technology”

£54M collaborative H2GEAR programme to push hydrogen technology and accelerate aerospace decarbonisation to zero emissions Public-private investment and collaboration aims to create more than 3,000 UK roles Entry-into-service of hydrogen-powered aircraft could be as early as 2026 Project maintains GKN Aerospace’s position at forefront of next generation of sustainable aircraft technology GKN Aerospace will lead a ground-breaking UK collaboration programme, called H2GEAR, to develop the company’s first hydrogen propulsion system for sub-regional aircraft. Hydrogen is expected to play a key role in the decarbonisation strategy of aviation as it can power aircraft efficiently, leaving water as the only by-product. H2GEAR puts GKN Aerospace at the heart of the technology developments needed for the future of more sustainable aviation. The technology will first focus on significantly improving sub-regional aircraft hydrogen powered performance, […]

Aeristech eSuperchargers feature in Autocar Magazine.

Read about what Aeristech’s unique technology can offer in the 22nd April 2020 edition of Autocar Magazine. Autocar is a highly respected automotive weekly, which has been published since the very dawn of the automotive industry in 1895. It’s a real honour for Aeristech to be featured in the regular ‘Under the skin’ technical section. […]

Aeristech wins Queen’s Award for Enterprise: Innovation

Leamington Spa, UK, 21st April 2020 – A Leamington company on the cutting edge of new motor control technology has been recognised with the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise in Innovation. Electric high speed motor specialists Aeristech, which is based in Hermes Close, has been honoured for its work in developing a range of advanced, high-speed […]

Aeristech wins EU Horizon 2020 Grant

Aeristech has been awarded an EU Horizon 2020 grant to support taking its fuel cell air compressor technology into production. Following a very competitive and involved bidding process, Aeristech has been successful in being awarded a substantial €827,000 for the productionisation of its patented fuel cell compressor. Hydrogen fuel cell air compressors are one of […]

Aeristech wins prestigious Institute of Physics Business Award

Aeristech, has been awarded a 2019 Institute of Physics Business Innovation Award for the invention of a new class of variable speed motor.  The Aeristech ACT motor is a variable speed motor that is more power dense than comparable motors; it delivers exceptional acceleration, high continuous power output and efficiency. To date three applications have […]

Aeristech have discussions with Yuchai

Richard Wall, Duncan Kerr, Hao Xu and Kevin Ji – Aeristech General Manager of the Aeristech China subsidiary – will be in China on 29th September at the invitation of “Yuchai” the second largest manufacturer in China. You really know that your company has arrived when China’s second largest engine manufacturer wishes to meet you. […]

Aeristech exhibit at New Mobility World – September 2019

IAA, the International Motor Show Company, based in Frankfurt, is the most important and biggest automotive event in the world. This is great opportunity for the industry to display future technologies, new applications and latest developments. This year the event will be held in Frankfurt Main, over 900 companies will exhibit and over 900,000 visitors […]

British Engineering Excellence Awards – Aeristech up for a Hat Trick

Aeristech is delighted to have been selected as a finalist in the BEEA Awards in the category “New Product of the Year 2019” for its Industrial air Compressor. This is the first time the Aeristech Industrial Air Compressor has been entered into a competition. Aeristech has won this award twice already – Fuel Cell Compressor […]

Aeristech named as one of Europe’s best in first ever ‘Ones to Watch’ list

Aeristech has been named as ‘One to Watch’ in Europe in a list of business excellence published by the European Business Awards, one of world’s largest and longest running business competitions, in the class “Innovation – business with under £25m turnover”. Aeristech was chosen as it demonstrates exceptional achievement in one of the 18 European […]

Best Investment in Disruptive Tech – Aeristech Shortlisted

We’re delighted to announce that we’ve been shortlisted for Best Investment in Disruptive Tech at the UKBAA Angel Investment Awards 2019! This Award recognises investment in an early stage innovative high growth potential business that is harnessing the power of technology to bring a revolutionary and disruptive solution to a major market, industry or social challenge. The […]

Transport Project of the Year – Aeristech Shortlisted

Aeristech are proud to announce that they have been shortlisted for the “Transport Project of the Year” leaders award by Business Green.Previously the Company has been “Commended” by Business Green, and in 2018 won their technology award. This recognition, along with the 8 awards that have been won confirm the increasing recognition of of Aeristech’s […]

Aeristech and Easyland sign Strategic Cooperation Agreement

Richard Wall giving speech on Aeristech’s technology Aeristech and Easyland are delighted to announce their technology licensing agreement signed in Wuxi, Jiangsu Province, on Friday the 8th March 2019.  Aeristech is a research and development company with patented designs of electric motors. It is licencing its advanced technology for air-boosting internal combustion engines and Hydrogen fuel […]