Articles by: Team ACI

Caucasian woman examining hologram of car

Mobility Technology Trends

Dr Arun Kumar Sampath, Chief Engineer and Head Innovation, Global Technology Centre, Mahindra Electric Mobility Ltd. & Chairman, Branding and Communications Board, SAEINDIA highlights functional safety in ‘Drive by Wire’ vehicles in an in depth article. Modern vehicles are continuously becoming more complex with vehicle development becoming increasingly challenging since additional and more complex functionalities from different domains are being[Read More…]

by April 16, 2021 Events
ACMA Automechanika gear up for first-ever virtual edition

ACMA Automechanika gear up for first-ever virtual edition

Opening doors to lucrative sourcing opportunities, the virtual edition of ACMA Automechanika is all set to unite the auto component and aftermarket players through its integrated digital platform. The online trade fair will provide wider connectivity, garnering the presence of channel players PAN India and globally. Marking the launch of ACMA Automechanika’s virtual edition, Messe Frankfurt India along with ACMA (Automotive[Read More…]

by April 15, 2021 News
Intech Additive Solutions bags multiple orders worth USD 2M

Intech Additive Solutions bags multiple orders worth USD 2M

Intech Additive Solutions Pvt Ltd.(Intech), the first Indian OEM successful in developing and supplying 3D metal printers based on laser powder bed fusion technology (LPBF) for industrial manufacturing, has announced that it has bagged multiple orders in the last quarter of the FY ending 31st March,21 worth USD 2M  for its ‘Made in India’ Metal AM systems. Intech, India’s first[Read More…]

by April 15, 2021 News
Self-driving autonomous car with relaxed young man sitting at driver seat is driving on busy highway road in the city. Concept of machine learning, artificial intelligence and augmented reality.

System Integrators In The Automotive Value Chain

The role of system integrators in the automotive value chain is crucial to bring component subsystems together and to function as a whole. Ashish Bhatia looks at this scope of linking OEMs to a wider supplier base.   The role of system integrators is deemed crucial, more than ever before! Be it hybrid or electric. With their strengths in integrating[Read More…]

by April 12, 2021 Cover Story
Tata Motors launches ceramic coating in house service with new Safari

Tata Motors launches ceramic coating in house service with new Safari

Tata Motors, India’s leading auto brand, today, announced one of an industry first service offering of Ceramic Coating with the all-new Safari. This is an advanced hydrophilic formulation technology to revitalize the appearance of Tata cars. Available at a price of 28,500 (inclusive of GST) for UVs, this service will be provided at all Tata Motors authorized dealerships. Used in[Read More…]

by April 12, 2021 News
Vi Business to offer end-to-end Integrated IoT Solutions for Smart Mobility

Vi Business to offer end-to-end Integrated IoT Solutions for Smart Mobility

Vi Business, the enterprise arm of Vodafone Idea Ltd. (VIL), has further strengthened its IoT portfolio with the launch of Integrated IoT solutions for enterprises. With this industry first initiative, VIL has become the only telecom company in India to offer a secure end-to-end IoT solution offering that comprises connectivity, hardware, network, application, analytics, security and support. The offering is[Read More…]

by April 8, 2021 News
ŠKODA AUTO India commences production of the all new OCTAVIA

ŠKODA AUTO India commences production of the all new OCTAVIA

ŠKODA AUTO India announced the start of production of the all new OCTAVIA at its production facility in Shendra, Aurangabad. The celebratory Lava Blue vehicle dons the Lauren & Klement badge that pays homage to the founders of the longstanding Czech auto manufacturer as well as its 125 years of rich history and heritage. Slated to be introduced later this[Read More…]

by April 6, 2021 News
ACI Awards 2021 : The Winners Are

ACI Awards 2021 : The Winners Are

Winner: BorgWarner Innovative E-Mobility Solution – Component Supplier Of The Year The Nominees are: BorgWarner Dual Sided-Cooled Silicon Carbide Inverter Nipsea Group Automotive Refinish Unit (Nippon Paint Group, Japan) Paint Partner (Digital Colour Software Solutions) Tapco Pneumatics Ltd. Elektra (Electric Auto Door Controller) Driven by the climate change commitments of the Indian Government during the COP21 Summit, in Paris, to reduce[Read More…]

by April 6, 2021 Shop Floor Sojourn
Nerves Of Steel

Nerves Of Steel

The 5th Auto Components India Awards acknowledges the resilience and strength of equal, OEM partner suppliers, in the pandemic, marred 2020. Efficient rollouts and delivery of cleantech solutions with an inclusive approach are testimony to the stakeholders of this industry having nerves of steel. 2020 is proof that the stakeholders of the components and allied industries have nerves of steel.[Read More…]

by April 6, 2021 Shop Floor Sojourn
Simple Energy designs its first electric scooter

Simple Energy designs its first electric scooter

Dassault Systèmes , announced that Bangalore based Simple Energy, an electric vehicle (EV) startup, has deployed the 3DEXPERIENCE platform on the cloud through value added partner, EDS Technologies. Simple Energy was part of the SOLIDWORKS for Entrepreneurs program before migrating to SOLIDWORKS applications for designing the electric scooter through value added partner, Best Engineering Aids & Consultancies. Simple Energy regulated project management for designing and manufacturing their first electric[Read More…]

by April 1, 2021 News