Articles by: Team ACI

Automechanika Istanbul is postponed to 25-28 June 2020

Automechanika Istanbul is postponed to 25-28 June 2020

Automechanika Istanbul is postponed to 25-28 June 2020 In 2019, Turkey’s Leading International Automotive Industry Fair hosted 1.397 exhibitors from 37 countries and 48.737 visitors from 130 countries breaking its own records once more. Although 2020 edition was expected to break a new record again and there are no cases confirmed in Turkey, unfortunately in light of the recent unforeseeable[Read More…]

by March 10, 2020 News
Lectra reaffirms ongoing commitment to longtime customer Faurecia

Lectra reaffirms ongoing commitment to longtime customer Faurecia

Press Release Seating division of the leading automotive technology company makes the strategic acquisition of Vector Automotive iP6 Paris, February 20, 2019 – Lectra proves its long-term commitment to Faurecia, one of the world’s leading automotive technology companies, with the conclusive results of a three-month evaluation of its zero-buffer fabric cutting solution in a real working environment, culminating in the[Read More…]

by February 24, 2020 News
Automechanika associates with APRA  

Automechanika associates with APRA  

Automechanika collaborates with Automotive Parts Remanufacturers Association (APRA) Europe to present the theme ‘Remanufacturing – the highest form of recycling’ as part of a special ‘Automechanika Remanufacturing Day’. Starting in mid-July, Automechanika Frankfurt has developed a ‘green logo’ for this theme which will be placed directly on stands to identify exhibitors offering relevant products. While representing the special interests of[Read More…]

by February 13, 2020 News
Jayakumar G is the new President and MD of Valeo India Group

Jayakumar G is the new President and MD of Valeo India Group

Valeo India Group has appointed Jayakumar G as its new President and Managing Director(MD). Currently working as the MD of Amalgamations Valeo Clutches Private Limited, Valeo’s joint venture with the Amalgamations Group, Jayakumar, in his new role, will be responsible for handling all Valeo operations in India. Also responsible for handling Valeo Powertrain Business Group’s India Business Operations, the seasoned[Read More…]

by February 13, 2020 News
Auto Expo 2020 – Components Show

Auto Expo 2020 – Components Show

The 15th Edition of Auto Expo 2020 – Components Show will focus on electric mobility, technology infusion and safety as key facets of mobility components. Story by: Deepti Thore The countdown to the 15th Edition of Biennial Auto Expo 2020 – Components Show has begun. Jointly organised by Auto Components Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA), Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)[Read More…]

by February 4, 2020 Events
Pinning all hopes on the Union Budget 2020

Pinning all hopes on the Union Budget 2020

The Automotive industry is pinning positive hopes from the Union Budget 2020 to be presented in the parliament on February 01, 2020, by Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.   Story by: Ashish Bhatia All eyes are on the Union Budget 2020. To be presented in the parliament on February 01, 2020, by Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, it has positive[Read More…]

by January 30, 2020 Market Place, Special Report
Padmini VNA hosts ACMA – Young Business Leaders Forum

Padmini VNA hosts ACMA – Young Business Leaders Forum

–ACI Initiative– The Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA) organized a delegation visit under its Young Business Leaders Forum (YBLF) to Padmini VNA Mechatronics on 24th January 2020. During the visit, Kabir Bhandari, Managing Director, Padmini attended the delegates of YBLF and make them a tour of Padmini VNA’s manufacturing plant. The purpose of this visit focused on summarizing[Read More…]

by January 27, 2020 Focus, Special Report, Uncategorized
Green Energy has taken centre stage

Green Energy has taken centre stage

Martin Koers, President, Verband Der Automobilindustrie (VDA) draws attention to the need of taking green energy sources seriously by Auto components manufacturers from a long term perspective. He speaks to ACI correspondent, Deven Lad about similarities between the Indian and German auto industry and the changes that the stakeholders of the respective nations can look forward to. Q. How stable[Read More…]

by January 24, 2020 Interview, Technology & Innovation
ACI Initiative | SiC Will Make Cars More Efficient and Go Farther

ACI Initiative | SiC Will Make Cars More Efficient and Go Farther

  Press Release Efficiency in power conversion is critical for the deployment and adoption of new energies, including solar and battery-powered applications. At the recent ST Developers Conference, ST’s Alfredo Arno provided an overview of electronic power components that compared silicon and new wideband gap materials for power conversion, with a focus on ST’s Silicon Carbide (SiC) discrete products and modules for electric vehicles. In fact,[Read More…]

by January 17, 2020 Uncategorized
TVS Chairman bags the Deming Prize

TVS Chairman bags the Deming Prize

Venu Srinivasan, Chairman of TVS Group has been conferred with the 2019 Deming Prize for his contribution towards Total Quality Management. With it, he becomes the first Indian industrialist to receive the award for ‘Distinguished Service Award For Dissemination and Promotion Overseas’.“I am truly honoured by the recognition conferred upon me by the prestigious Deming committee and JUSE. This stands[Read More…]

by January 6, 2020 News