Dana Cost Reduction Strategy

Reducing Cost of Ownership

Dana takes on the challenge of cost reduction on off-highway machinery at every opportunity with various products, technologies, and features to help meet financial goals.   

Reducing fuel consumption: 

  • Advanced electronic controls
  • Lowering frictional losses
  • Improving gearing design
  • Freewheel and lockup features
  • Integrating hybrid technologies
Increasing productivity:
  • Smoother shifting and reduced NVH
  • Efficient operating modes with electronic controls
  • Shift-on-fly hydrostatic technology 
  • Hybrid systems that accelerate Y-cycle times
  • Improving operator comfort to get more done
Reducing maintenance costs:
  • Maintenance-free features
  • Lube-for-life driveshafts
  • Optimized lube flow throughout gearing and housing
  • Minimizing churning losses
  • Less downtime and service
  • Aftermarket support
  • Spicer® Off-Highway Service Centers