Articles by: Bhargav S

Sekisui DLJM inaugurates new plant in Chennai

Sekisui DLJM inaugurates new plant in Chennai

Text & Photos: Bhargav TS Sekisui DLJM Molding, a joint venture of Sekisui Chemical Co Ltd and Dipty Lal Judge Mal, has inaugurated its third plant in India. To cater the needs of India Yamaha Motor the company recently commenced its operation in its third plant, which is located at the Yamaha Suppliers Park in Vallam Vadakal, near Chennai. The[Read More…]

by May 28, 2015 Corporate
TVS Jupiter crosses 500,000 landmark

TVS Jupiter crosses 500,000 landmark

TVS Jupiter, has added another feather to its cap, becoming the fastest scooter in India to reach the 500,000 units sales milestone in just 18 months since its introduction into the market. TVS Jupiter, which was launched in September 2013, offering greater comfort, conveniences and first time features, has witnessed high customer acceptance. This can be attributed to 3 broad[Read More…]

by May 14, 2015 News, OEM, Web Exclusive
Borgwarner receives Volvo Cars Award of Excellence

Borgwarner receives Volvo Cars Award of Excellence

BorgWarner was honored by Volvo Cars with an Award of Excellence in the category “Cost Competitiveness” during a ceremony held recently at Volvo Cars in Gothenburg, Sweden. BorgWarner delivers a variety of leading turbocharging technologies to Volvo Cars, including regulated two-stage (R2S) systems for diesel engines and turbochargers with a modular design for gasoline engines. These leading technologies are engineered[Read More…]

by May 14, 2015 Globescan, Web Exclusive

Sekisui DLJM inaugurates new plant in Chennai

Sekisui DLJM Molding, a joint venture of Sekisui Chemical Co Ltd and Dipty Lal Judge Mal, has inaugurated its third plant plant in India. To cater the needs of Yamaha, the company recently commenced operation of its third plant, which is located at the Yamaha Suppliers Park in Vallam Vadakal, near Chennai. The plant was inaugurated by Takashi Terabayashi, Managing Director,[Read More…]

by May 12, 2015 Corporate, News, Uncategorized
BMW India localise critical components; ups localisation by 50%

BMW India localise critical components; ups localisation by 50%

German luxury carmaker BMW has increased the level of localisation in its cars assembled at the Chennai plant by upto 50%. The increasing the local content the company intent to stay stronger in India by passing the cost advantage to its customers. To highlight the localisation strategy, BMW India invited Sachin Tendulkar, who marked the occasion in a unique way[Read More…]

by May 7, 2015 Corporate, News, OEM
Stanadyne launches new diesel fuel injection system

Stanadyne launches new diesel fuel injection system

Stanadyne, manufacture of diesel and gasoline systems publicises the instigation of next generation fuel injection systems. The company’s newly launched next-generation diesel fuel injection system for the Indian market, which is targeted at off-road applications has been fully developed by Stanadyne’s engineering team in India with 90% localisation. Particulates have been injected in the air via emissions and the air[Read More…]

by May 6, 2015 Corporate, News
Gold Seal-SaarGummi bags nextgen Ford Figo order

Gold Seal-SaarGummi bags nextgen Ford Figo order

Text & Photos: Bhargav TS The newly inaugurated plant in Sanand will help Gold Seal-SaarGummi spread its wings and tap new orders from new customers. Gold Seal-SaarGummi India, a joint venture between Mumbai-based Gold Seal Engineering Products and Colt-SaarGummi of Germany has bagged the next generation Ford Figo order, which is slated to be launched from the OEs new manufacturing facility in Sanand,[Read More…]

by April 13, 2015 Corporate

Apollo Tyres crosses Rs 1000 crore annual net profit

The Board of Directors of Apollo Tyres Ltd has approved the company’s audited financial results for the 4th quarter (January to March) and the financial year 2013-14. Consolidated annual revenues, across operations in Asia, Africa and Europe, increased 4% to reach Rs 133 billion (or Rs 13310 crore). During the same period the net profit for the company surged 64% to[Read More…]

by May 17, 2014 News, Web Exclusive

Former Ricardo Director Joins Dearman Engine Company

The Dearman Engine Company is strengthening its team as it prepares for its liquid air engine to begin on-vehicle testing, with the recruitment of Nick Owen to the position of Chief Technology Officer. Owen is currently with E4tech (UK) Ltd, a leading industry and government consultancy, and will join Dearman at the start of June. Owen has worked at E4tech for[Read More…]

by May 17, 2014 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive

WABCO Inaugurates Application Engineering Centre in Pune

WABCO India has opened an Application Engineering Centre in Pune, which will have engineers jointly working with global commercial vehicle (CV) manufacturers in India to develop customised products and solutions. The new Application Engineering Centre will include both application and test engineers to provide support to its broad customer band. The Pune centre is the second of its kind for[Read More…]

by May 16, 2014 News, Web Exclusive