Articles by: Team ACI

Doosan Bobcat opens its new plant in Chennai

Doosan Bobcat opens its new plant in Chennai

Doosan Bobcat India, the wholly owned subsidiary of Doosan Bobcat Inc., announced officially the inauguration and commencement of operation from its first manufacturing facility in Gummudipoondi near Chennai in Tamil Nadu. With a total investment of Rs 190 crore (USD 26M) for the next 5 years, the state-of-the-art factory is spread across an area of 21.6 acres and has an[Read More…]

by August 29, 2019 News, OEM
Ashok Leylands’ CV game plan

Ashok Leylands’ CV game plan

Ashok Leyland earmarks 20 billion capex for key CV projects to be executed over the next two fiscal years. Bhargav TS and Ashish Bhatia Ashok Leyland has earmarked 20 billion (Rs.2000 crores) as the capex for key CV projects to be executed over the next two fiscal years. Having reported total revenue of Rs.29055 crores with a net profit of[Read More…]

by May 24, 2019 OEM
ZF’s definitive acquisition agreement of Wabco

ZF’s definitive acquisition agreement of Wabco

ZF and Wabco to form a global integrated systems provider for commercial vehicle technology. Story by: Ashish Bhatia It turns out the early reports of ZF Friedrichshafen AG, a leading global technology group and supplier of mobility systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology acquiring Wabco, a leading global supplier of braking control systems,technologies and services that improve[Read More…]

by March 29, 2019 Corporate
SIAM in association with Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change and ACMA to organise the ‘International Conference on IMDS and ELV Regulations’

SIAM in association with Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change and ACMA to organise the ‘International Conference on IMDS and ELV Regulations’

  New Delhi, 14 March, 2019: Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) under the aegis of Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF&CC), Government of India and in association with Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA), will organise a day-long conference titled “International Material Data System (IMDS), and End of Life Vehicle (ELV) Regulations”on March 18, 2019 in New Delhi.  The Conference is a first[Read More…]

by March 15, 2019 Events
Automechanika’s aftermarket proposition

Automechanika’s aftermarket proposition

https://dl2.pushbulletusercontent.com/qLhL4dQ1IqMM79kZG3u6CgeMyh4A6Lwk/VID_25500903_030628_378.mp4 ACMA Automechanika’s aftermarket proposition is led by innovative products and viable industry solutions in its fourth edition. Team ACI ACMA Automechanika is back in a new avatar in the fourth edition. Underway from February 14 – 17’ 2019 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, the leading trade fair for automotive aftermarket inaugurated today brings with it the aftermarket proposition that[Read More…]

by February 14, 2019 Events
Hindustan Magnesium Groups’ MoU for lightweight solutions

Hindustan Magnesium Groups’ MoU for lightweight solutions

Gunjan D. Bidani Magnesium-based lightweight solution provider, Lite Auto Components, part of Hindustan Magnesium, recently signed a MoU with AP Economic Development Board (APEDB). As per the MoU, the company will set up a manufacturing facility with an estimated valuation of Rs.500 crore, spread over a 15 acre land parcel in Andhra Pradesh. The new facility once commissioned, is expected[Read More…]

by January 11, 2019 Corporate
Comstar manufactures wide range of starter motor

Manufacturing pace slackens in December

As per an independent survey, manufacturing activity is said to have expanded at a slower pace in December with growth in new orders and output known to have declined. Even though factories are known to have cut their prices, the Nikkei Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index, compiled by IHS Markit, declined to 53.2 in December in comparison to November’s 54.0 reading.[Read More…]

by January 2, 2019 News
The future Powertrains

The future Powertrains

The third edition of ICAT focused on new powertrain technologies with a special focus on BSVI emissions norms, alternative fuels and electromobility. Story by: Gunjan D Bidani & Sukhpreet Singh The recently concluded 2-day convention organised in New Delhi by the International Centre for Automotive Technology (ICAT), revolved around the future of new powertrain technologies. Coming in at a time[Read More…]

by October 25, 2018 Events