Dayco announces relocation of Eastern Canada Aftermarket warehouse

Vaughan, Ontario – April 2018 | Dayco Canada Corp. – Dayco, a leading engine products and drive systems supplier for the automotive, industrial and aftermarket industries, has opened a new Aftermarket Distribution Centre in Vaughan, Ontario, to serve Dayco customers throughout Eastern Canada. “This new facility will be replacing the current Distribution Centre in Concord and better positions us for growth, while allowing us to continue to provide excellent customer service in the Canadian market” said Tyler Samagalski, Director of Sales, Canada. “Making sure our aftermarket customers in the automotive, trucking and industrial markets have immediate access to our belts, hoses,…

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Optimising opportunities

March 27, 2018 – OE solutions for the Aftermarket: As a demonstration of how the market is shifting to include new products developed to tackle the technical challenges of ever-changing engine design, original equipment (OE) manufacturer and system supplier, Dayco, has introduced several new references into its aftermarket programme, including the auxiliary belt tensioner and water pump friction wheel drive for the PRINCE BMW PSA engine utilised in the most common vehicle models such as Mini Cooper S, BMW 1-3 series, Citroen C3-C4, PSA 208-3008. One of the most interesting characteristics of this power plant, is the system that controls the…

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Dayco Aftermarket US operations relocated

March, 2018 – Dayco, a leading engine products and drive systems supplier for the automotive, industrial and aftermarket industries, has relocated the company’s Aftermarket operations from Tulsa, Oklahoma to the Dayco headquarters located in Troy, Michigan. Dayco is relocating its Aftermarket division to better align the Aftermarket operations with the resources of our global headquarters within one highly productive hub. This move leverages the company’s resources and functions empowering Dayco to deliver of unprecedented levels of customer service efficiency, coupled with unrivalled Dayco product quality. Driven by the company’s focus on aligning its business operations to achieve greater efficiencies across the…

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Dayco earns finalist spot in 2017 Altair Enlighten Awards

June 30, 2017 – Dayco has been named a finalist for the 2017 Altair Enlighten Award in the Module Category for its breakthrough ACTIVAC™ Vacuum Generation System. With a focus on increasing fuel economy and reducing vehicle weight, Dayco’s innovative ACTIVAC braking technology replaces costly, heavy, fuel-consuming mechanical and electrical vacuum pumps found on many of today’s engines. Automakers benefit from reduced weight and decreased system cost, and automakers and consumers enjoy increased fuel economy. Deployed on the 2017 Ford F-150, the system includes an array of stand-alone components, such as aspirators, ejectors, flow control valves, check valves and noise attenuators,…

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Dayco wins 2017 Automotive News PACE Award for ACTIVAC™

April 4, 2017 – Increased fuel efficiency. Lighter weight. Fewer parts. Lower costs. These factors led Dayco to win a 2017 Automotive News PACE (Premier Automotive Suppliers’ Contribution to Excellence) Award for its ACTIVAC™ vacuum generation system on the 2017 Ford F-150. The award was presented April 3 at the Max M. and Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center in Detroit. With a focus on increasing fuel economy and reducing vehicle weight, Dayco’s innovative ACTIVAC braking technology replaces costly, heavy, fuel-consuming mechanical and electrical vacuum pumps found on many of today’s engines. Automakers benefit from reduced weight and decreased system cost, and automakers and consumers…

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Dayco to showcase world leading technology and product quality at the 2017 AAAA Expo

February 23, 2017 – Dayco Australia will be presenting world leading engine belt technology, engine componentry along with premium quality thermal management products at the 2017 Australian Automotive Aftermarket (AAA) Expo. This biennial trade fair is the largest of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere, uniting Australian and international major automotive aftermarket component manufacturers, service providers and marketers with both local and international trade customers at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre from April 6 to 8, 2017. Dayco’s outstanding success and commitment to regional Australian manufacturing will be showcased with the world class Dayco Powerbond harmonic balancer range accompanied by…

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Dayco improves Customer Service with Mobile App update 3.0

February 20, 2017 – To improve service and provide its customers with up-to-date application information, Dayco, a leading engine products and drive systems supplier for the automotive, industrial and aftermarket industries, has released the latest update to its catalog smartphone app. Version 3.0 of the catalog app, which contains technical information and details about Dayco replacement parts for passenger car, light and heavy trucks, buses, snowmobiles, all-terrain-vehicles, motorcycles, and agricultural equipment in Europe, Middle East, Africa, India, South America, Australia, New Zealand and China is now available in the App Store (iOS), Google Play (Android) and Windows Store (Windows Phone). Dayco…

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Dayco Crankshaft Decoupler solution reduces NVH mass and emissions

January 23, 2017 – As automakers strive to improve fuel economy, reduce emissions worldwide and decrease noise, vibration and harshness (NVH), Dayco has developed a new crankshaft decoupler solution that helps to address these needs. Dayco’s Damper and Decoupler with Compression Spring (DDCS) system, the company’s newest accessory belt drive product, offers benefits that align directly with the industry’s move toward small, high-power density engines and the increased use of belt starter generator (BSG) systems. Modern high-efficiency and downsized engines, such as turbocharged 4-cylinder engines, can reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions and fuel consumption through the reduction of friction and improvements…

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Dayco announces Leadership Team changes

December 1, 2016 – Dayco, a leading engine products and drive systems supplier for the automotive, industrial and aftermarket industries, today announced changes to its executive leadership team. Dr. Stephan Kessel, Chairman of the Dayco Board of Managers, announced that Nick Orlando, a Dayco Board member, will serve as Chief Executive Officer for Dayco. “On behalf of the Board of Managers, we are pleased Mr. Orlando has accepted this responsibility and look forward to working with him in his new role,” said Dr. Kessel. Mr. Orlando was most recently the Chief Executive Officer and President of Martinrea. Prior to Martinrea, he worked…

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