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Axalta partners with BSDU to provide automotive paint skills

Axalta partners with BSDU to provide automotive paint skills

Axalta, a leading global supplier of liquid and powder coatings, has announced a 5-year partnership with Jaipur-based Bharat Skill Development University (BSDU) to provide Indian youth with hands-on, skills-based training for career development in the automotive industry and body shops.  The partnership is expected to train more than 200 students with certified programs of 6 months, 1 year, or 3[Read More…]

by September 18, 2019 News
STMicroelectronics with Arrow Electronics releases reference design ECU for EFI

STMicroelectronics with Arrow Electronics releases reference design ECU for EFI

To help the automotive industry meet the upcoming emissions regulations for single- and twin-cylinder gasoline engines, STMicroelectronics, with Arrow Electronics, has released a complete reference design ECU (Electronic Control Unit) for electronic fuel-injection (EFI). The SPC5-L9177A-K02 ECU Reference Design targets small engines for motorcycles, scooters, and three wheelers, which must satisfy upcoming Euro 5, Bharat Stage VI (BSVI), and China IV and[Read More…]

by September 18, 2019 News
TVS launches new TVS NEO NX in Africa

TVS launches new TVS NEO NX in Africa

TVS Motor Company, two-wheelers and three-wheelers, launched a new stylish bebek, TVS NEO NX in Mali, Africa. The bebek, manufactured in Jakarta, boasts of a reliable fuel-efficient engine, strong suspension, disc brake, front and rear carriers. The vehicle which is engineered for Africa, boasts of stylish graphics and thoughtful features such as USB mobile port for long distance riding. Commenting[Read More…]

by September 18, 2019 News
Lithium battery production in India set to take off in a big way

Lithium battery production in India set to take off in a big way

India offers US$ 100 million line of credit to Bolivia for Financing Development Projects. Bolivia signs the Framework agreement on International Solar Alliance. India – Bolivia sign eight MOUs. Both sides discuss cooperation for exploring Bolivia’s vast lithium deposits. Story by: Nikhil Raghavan The India Energy Storage Alliance (IESA) announced that India and Bolivia have signed a Memorandum of Understanding[Read More…]

by September 4, 2019 Special Report
Changing CV suspension systems ensure better safety, profitability

Changing CV suspension systems ensure better safety, profitability

Advanced suspension systems are finding their way into CVs, ensuring a rise in the safety of operations and better profitability. Story by: Anwesh Koley A decade ago the production directives for commercial vehicles were driven by the design language to accommodate more cargo space, cross over architecture, and more variation in ride and handling of the vehicle. The current trends,[Read More…]

by September 4, 2019 Special Report
SEG India operates as global hub of product and software development

SEG India operates as global hub of product and software development

Almost all automotive OEMs worldwide rely on SEG Automotive’s global production network, which delivers high-performance, durable and competitive products with uniform quality standards. This global strength has its foundation in a cross-cultural team of over 8,000 employees in 14 countries in the world’s most important automotive markets. SEG Automotive India with a globally connected Competence Center serves as hub for[Read More…]

by September 4, 2019 Interview
Scania India introduces NTG; to build trucks on this new platform

Scania India introduces NTG; to build trucks on this new platform

Story & Photos: Bhargav TS Scania Commercial Vehicles India Pvt. Ltd., with over 127 years of global history in mobility solutions, has launched its Next Truck Generation (NTG), to drive the shift towards sustainable transport solutions in the mining industry. With its unique modular system, NTG will deliver productivity-enhancing services as well as customised transport solutions. Petr Novotny, Managing Director,[Read More…]

by September 4, 2019 Cover Story, OEM
South India wins global investors with better ecosystem

South India wins global investors with better ecosystem

Story by:Bhargav TS Competition in India’s automotive and auto parts industry has been growing in the recent years. Earlier, the regulatory framework and market conditions positioned the Indian OEMs in an oligopolistic market structure. With the opening up of the market and deregulation, many new players have entered the fray. Indian players are entering into joint ventures with foreign companies[Read More…]

by September 4, 2019 Cover Story
LIS works on unique model to service BS VI vehicles

LIS works on unique model to service BS VI vehicles

Gets ready with Man, Machine, Methods, and Parts to address the upcoming new regulation for the auto industry Story by: Sricharan R One major change that is coming up in the auto industry is BS VI. From April 2020, all vehicles will have to comply with the new norms. Though the servicing needs of these vehicles will come up only[Read More…]

by September 4, 2019 Cover Story
Hanon Automotive Systems is ready to meet the global demand with its innovative products

Hanon Automotive Systems is ready to meet the global demand with its innovative products

Korea-headquartered Hanon Systems has set its sights on becoming a leader in innovative thermal and energy management and in developing sustainable solutions. Its Indian subsidiary Hanon Automotive Systems India (HASI) is also pursuing the same aspirations. HASI currently has 5 plants for its regional spread in India and 2 Engineering Centres to develop new thermal management systems and products. In[Read More…]

by September 4, 2019 Cover Story, Events, Interview