Interview

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
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
Connected Plants will improve efficiency, profitability: Honeywell

Connected Plants will improve efficiency, profitability: Honeywell

US-based technology firm Honeywell International is involved in engineering, development and manufacturing of turbochargers and related forced induction systems. In an email interaction with Auto Components India, Steven C. Gimre, Managing Director, Honeywell UOP India, and Dilip Malhotra, General Manager, Honeywell Transportation Systems India shared their views on connected plants and how turbochargers help in provide cleaner transportation.   Q:[Read More…]

by August 10, 2017 Interview
We involve our suppliers during product development: Sachdeva

We involve our suppliers during product development: Sachdeva

Volvo Eicher Commercial Vehicles (VECV), a joint venture between the Volvo Group and Eicher Motors Ltd (EML), has entered the light and medium duty (LMD) commercial vehicles market by launching 1049. In an exclusive interview, R S Sachdeva, Executive Vice President, Technology, VECV, told Bhushan Mhapralkar about the role played by the components suppliers in its successful entry into the[Read More…]

by June 6, 2017 Interview
Wabco to introduce cost-effective technologies in India

Wabco to introduce cost-effective technologies in India

Wabco is working with manufacturers in India to introduce advanced driver assistance systems and its latest air disc brakes. Its vision is to bring to India the most advanced technologies that it has been developing for Europe. “We work upon a more cost-effective version that could be rapidly offered in India and continue our drive to provide cost-effective, quality products[Read More…]

by October 27, 2016 Interview
Soon we will start working on Neptune N6 engine for Euro VI vehicles: Dr N Saravanan

Soon we will start working on Neptune N6 engine for Euro VI vehicles: Dr N Saravanan

Ashok Leyland, one of the leading commercial vehicle manufacturers has taken the technology route to bring products that are on par with global standards. Sensing the future, the company has started working on wide range of technologies including hybrid and Euro VI compliant vehicles. In the recently concluded Auto Expo the truck maker showcased its Euro VI ready truck, which[Read More…]

by July 29, 2016 Interview
We will recast marketing strategy: Vivek Kamra, President, JK Tyre

We will recast marketing strategy: Vivek Kamra, President, JK Tyre

Q: What are you views on the present industry performance for passenger vehicles, commercial vehicles and two-wheelers? Karma: In passenger vehicles I don’t see a problem. It will remain at the same level. It will go up and down based on product launches as people have a tendency to buy new products. Commercial vehicle will continue to grow as the[Read More…]

by June 27, 2016 Cover Story, Interview
Eaton has several expansion lines in India and other countries: Krishnakumar Srinivasan

Eaton has several expansion lines in India and other countries: Krishnakumar Srinivasan

Eaton is a global technology leader in power management solutions that make electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power operate more efficiently, effectively, safely and sustainably. The company sells its products in 175 countries. Eaton in India drives the company’s manufacturing capabilities and professional services to new areas. Krishnakumar (KK) Srinivasan, President – Asia Pacific, Vehicle Group, Eaton, in an exclusive interview[Read More…]

by June 27, 2016 Interview
Globally, Continental has been supporting OEMs in meeting stringent emission standards, such as Euro 6: Raghav Gulur

Globally, Continental has been supporting OEMs in meeting stringent emission standards, such as Euro 6: Raghav Gulur

Continental Automotive Components India, the leading manufacturer of electronic products commits action plans for future India in automotive industry and commissions the safety zone with its array of products. ‘All time’ safety, comfortability and connectivity becomes viral now. For over decades, the company has been engrossed in making auto components and has a plethora of achievement indices. Quick adaption and[Read More…]

by June 1, 2016 Interview
We are looking at assembling 2000 bikes in 2016: Shigeto Nishikawa

We are looking at assembling 2000 bikes in 2016: Shigeto Nishikawa

Japanese super bike maker Kawasaki plans to strengthen its offerings further over the next one year by launching half-a-dozen models. For the Indian arm, 2015 was fruitful year as it launched few high powered super bikes including the H2. Shigeto Nishikawa, Deputy Managing Director, India Kawasaki Motors spoke to Bhargav TS on the company’s plans for the coming years and[Read More…]

by April 27, 2016 Interview