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Machining industry heading towards next-phase

Machining industry heading towards next-phase

Text: Bhargav TS & Anusha B Over a period of time, the auto component manufacturing industry in India has evolved significantly in terms of quality, cost and delivery. For the evolution of auto industry, machine builders have been the backbone and supporting them for ages. For more than a century machines have begun making their presence felt in manufacturing as[Read More…]

by September 23, 2015 Cover Story

Quality engineering and manufacturing drive South India forefront

Text: Bhargav TS The 6 South Indian states; Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu and Telangana differ in language, food and in culture but it shares a commonality by having enormous talent pool, quality engineering and manufacturing. This helped them to have global companies R&D centres and manufacturing facilities in these states. According to experts the quality of the[Read More…]

by August 3, 2015 Cover Story
Gates Unitta to drive the two-wheeler space with its Polychain Belt Drive

Gates Unitta to drive the two-wheeler space with its Polychain Belt Drive

Text: Bhargav TS Gates Unitta India, a joint venture company between Gates and Nitta Corporation redefines automotive and industrial market with its cutting edge technology. The company manufactures wide range of belts catering to two-wheelers, passenger cars, commercial vehicle and industrial applications. Gates banks on its inimitable technology, material innovations for a range of applications in the industry and stand[Read More…]

by July 2, 2015 Corporate, Cover Story
Quality engineering and manufacturing drive South India forefront

Quality engineering and manufacturing drive South India forefront

Text: Bhargav TS The 6 South Indian states; Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Kerala, Puducherry, Tamil Nadu and Telangana differ in language, food and in culture but it shares a commonality by having enormous talent pool, quality engineering and manufacturing. This helped them to have global companies R&D centres and manufacturing facilities in these states. According to experts the quality of the[Read More…]

by July 2, 2015 Cover Story
Bosch making emergency braking responsive, not reflexive

Bosch making emergency braking responsive, not reflexive

As a new safety measure in cars, Bosch has introduced a new emergency braking system that works with a stereo video camera so that action can be initiated even if the driver’s response is not as quick. Text: Leon Martin Ray Many a time, and this is especially true in India where driving is rather maniacal and the rules pretty[Read More…]

by May 28, 2015 Cover Story
“Sense, Plan, Act comprises integrated active and passive safety technologies that save lives and enhances vehicle dynamics”

“Sense, Plan, Act comprises integrated active and passive safety technologies that save lives and enhances vehicle dynamics”

Continental Automotive Components India (P) Limited develops intelligent technologies for transporting people and their goods. As a reliable partner, the international automotive supplier, tyre manufacturer and industrial partner provides sustainable, safe, comfortable, individual, and affordable solutions. In 2014, the corporation generated sales of approximately Euro 34.5 billion with its 5 divisions, Chassis & Safety, Interior, Powertrain, Tyre, and ContiTech. Continental[Read More…]

by May 28, 2015 Cover Story
Safety systems that meet the costs

Safety systems that meet the costs

The need for safety systems and related technologies have a new brief to care for, and it is termed as costs. Text: Bhargav TS & Bhushan Mhapralkar The definition of safety has been shifting throughout the life of auto industry world over and India is no exception to it. Concern for automotive safety despite the strong control of the government[Read More…]

by May 28, 2015 Cover Story
Growing Japanese Business in India

Growing Japanese Business in India

Text : T Murrali Trade between countries can happen on several counts and the simplest of things is the export/import of goods and commodities. The next important aspect is one country investing in the other based on certain parameters that will be primarily win-win for both. However, there are certain initiatives made by a few countries that go beyond these[Read More…]

by January 29, 2015 Cover Story
Impressive IMTEX, Tantalising Tooltech

Impressive IMTEX, Tantalising Tooltech

Text : T Murrali It is said that the machine tool industry is the first to get affected in a slowdown or recession and the last to recover. This is because of its capital intensiveness. However, the impending IMTEX 2015 and the concurrent show Tooltech 2015 defy the belief. Despite the auto industry, which contributes to over 60% of the[Read More…]

by January 14, 2015 Cover Story
Impressive IMTEX, Tantalising Tooltech

Impressive IMTEX, Tantalising Tooltech

Text: T Murrali                 It is said that the machine tool industry is the first to get affected in a slowdown or recession and the last to recover. This is because of its capital intensiveness. However, the impending IMTEX 2015 and the concurrent show Tooltech 2015 defy the belief. Despite the auto industry,[Read More…]

by January 8, 2015 Cover Story, Events, Web Exclusive