Bearings get a simpler, tougher coating
Southfield , MI
2020 - PACE Award Finalist
What: IROX2 bearing coating
Innovation: Tenneco developed an approach to bearing coatings that uses a single polymeric material to replace the various layers of electroplating traditionally needed. IROX 2 provides a hardness and seizure and wear resistance that supports a wide spectrum of engines, from high-performance cars to heavy-duty diesel truck engines.
First customer: Volkswagen/Audi