For WEG, technological innovation mainly refers to the development of new technologies, new products, materials and tests, aiming to increase efficiency, reduce costs, improve quality and reduce the raw materials used in products. That is how the company becomes more competitive, gains new markets, stays sustainable and contributes to the development of the planet.
In 2019, R$ 339 million were invested in Research & Development, in addition to a team formed by 1,017 employees (669 of whom are based in Brazil) exclusively dedicated to innovation.
Creative people focused on innovation are essential for the evolution of products and processes. Therefore, WEG invests strongly in its Research & Development team, and in an environment oriented to encourage creativity.
From the generation of the idea to the success on the market
WEG signs partnership with Randon to manufacture electric semi-trailers in Brazil
The agreement establishes the supply of WEG inverters and electric motors for the e-Sys system, which equips Randon semi-trailers, consisting of an Electronic Control Unit (ECU), battery, inverter and electric motor coupled to a shaft