Electric Vehicles and Robotics

Electric Vehicles and Robotics with Darcoid

Darcoid is designed to deliver high-performance sealing solutions in the robotics and electric vehicle industries with a reputation of providing custom engineering that extends equipment lifespan and reduce charted downtime. Whether you’re talking about automation, safety and comfort, or environmental considerations, the requirements for electric vehicles and robotics are incredibly demanding, with no room for error. Darcoid works closely with manufacturers across the globe to develop new and innovative seal solutions that help our customers meet the needs of these rapidly-evolving industries. And because we recognize that the costs of poor quality (COPQ) are extremely high for robotics and EV applications, we continuously maintain the highest-level quality controls and material validation work to ensure zero defects on your production line.We aim to be a one-stop shop providing the best in elastomer, thermoplastic, PTFE and composite technologies. Our solutions are featured in virtually every application conceivable within the electronic & robotic industries.
 

Custom-Engineered Seal Solutions for Electric Vehicles and Robotics

It’s estimated that electronic vehicles could account for 40% of global vehicle volume by 2030. Meanwhile, the global market for delivery robots, deep-sea robots, and even self-driving vehicles is expected to grow at a compound annual rate of around 26%, reaching nearly $200 billion U.S. dollars by 2025. The robotic sensors market already managed to surpass the $1.5 billion mark in 2019!No wonder advancements in EV and robotics technologies seem to be occurring almost daily. To succeed in this constantly fluctuating environment, manufacturers and OEMs need a nimble partner with the engineering aptitude and logistical capability to efficiently meet their ever-changing needs and keep their production lines moving.Our ability to produce quick prototypes and the availability of multiple seal lines allows Darcoid to provide our electric vehicle and robotics customers with effective and short lead-time solutions to support even their most challenging production requirements. From custom molded shapes to lathe cut gaskets, our use of premium engineered polymers and high-precision digital cutting guarantees our kits and assemblies will always meet your exact design specifications and consistently perform as intended.Our unrivaled quality control systems allow us to deliver meticulously precise, perfectly fitting components that always meet your exact design specification. Meanwhile, our extensive global distribution capabilities allow Darcoid to position inventory near your plant, ensuring product is ready to ship as soon as it is needed.
 

Consistency of Quality, Delivery, and Responsiveness

Don’t settle for low cost when the price of failure is so high! With our ISO Certified Quality Department and our experienced Supply Chain team, you can count on Darcoid to deliver quality product that always meets or exceeds the aerospace industry’s high-performance standards. We do it all: High-level inspections, first article inspection reports, material validation, and traceability. Our global distribution network – we’re in California, Oregon, Texas, the northeastern U.S., the U.K., and Taiwan – and unequaled manufacturing partnerships allow Darcoid to quickly and economically source high-quality seals from around the world and pass the cost savings on to you.
 
Our global presence also means you’ll benefit from forward-positioned inventory, no matter where your manufacturing lines are located. Because your inventory is always stationed close to your plant and ready to ship when needed, you’ll avoid unnecessary shutdowns and production delays that would otherwise wreak havoc on your bottom line.
 

Our Next Level Strategy: 3 Pillars to Ensure Your Success

More Than A Seal. A Bond.Please don't mistake our tagline for marketing lingo. These are the words we live by. They mean Darcoid is 110% invested in your success and wants nothing less than to build a close and lasting relationship with your company.  Once you’ve partnered with Darcoid, our unique Next Level strategy will drive the sort of integration and collaboration between your business and ours that builds bonds and ensures our mutual success:
 
  • Quality: We won’t change anything unless you tell us to.
  • Technical:  We understand the impact seals have on your product's performance and, ultimately, your brand.
  • Fulfillment: We have the logistical resources and capabilities to keep your lines running on schedule. 
  • Strategic Alignment: We understand that even the best seals in the industry won’t work if they don’t arrive on time, with zero defects, and on budget.
Darcoid implemented each of our three Next Level Pillars to ensure we always meet our high standards and exceed even your greatest expectations:
 
  • MY[D]: With an emphasis on Fit, Form, and Function -- the Law of the 3Fs -- MY[D] allows us to rapidly assess your problem and create custom solutions that will achieve your goals.
  • Engage with an Engineer: We’re determined to quickly connect you with specialists who can help. H.I. – Human Intelligence or the give and take that transpires between our engineers and your team –makes it possible for Darcoid to get the results that will drive your success.
  • Global Footprint: Darcoid is proud to be a family-owned business with a global reach. That means we’re small enough to care, yet big enough to help you optimize performance  – no matter where in the world you’re located.
 
Let Darcoid Take Your EV and Robotics Applications to the Next Level! If your business is ready to take its electric vehicle or robotic applications to the Next Level, Darcoid will get you where you want to be.
 
To say H.I. to our engineering team and learn more about MY[D], simply fill out our Contact Form or give us a call today at (510) 836 – 2449.