News

Continental grows by 5.4% in H1

Technology company Continental released its 2018 half-year results in Hanover, recently. The Dax-listed company accelerated its growth in the second quarter of 2018 and once again grew faster than its relevant markets. After six months, organic sales growth amounted to 5.4 %, with all five divisions making a contribution. In the same period, the Automotive business was up 6.6 %[Read More…]

by August 3, 2018 News
Elgi acquires Australia’s Pulford Air & Gas

Elgi acquires Australia’s Pulford Air & Gas

Elgi Equipments, acquired F.R. Pulford & Son Pty Limited along with its wholly owned subsidiary Advanced Air Compressors Pty Ltd, doing business as Pulford Air and Gas (“Pulford”), based in Sydney, Australia. This acquisition was completed on July 31st, 2018. Through this acquisition, ELGi gains access to a national pool of customers to grow sales and service in Australia.  Pulford[Read More…]

by August 3, 2018 Allied Industries, News
Akihiko Kawano to Head JTEKT India

Akihiko Kawano to Head JTEKT India

Akihiko Kawano takes charge as Managing Director of JTEKT India Limited (Formerly known as Sona Koyo Steering Systems Limited). This appointment has been approved by the Board of Directors of the Company and has been informed to the Exchange. Kawano brings with him 37 years of experience and has held a number of leadership roles within JTEKT Corporation, both within[Read More…]

by July 10, 2018 News

Pune Machine Tool Expo 2018 to focus Western region

Indian Machine Tool Manufacturers’ Association (IMTMA) is organizing the second edition of Pune Machine Tool Expo (PMTX 2018) in Pune. The expo spread over 4 days will feature exhibitors displaying technology and innovations in metal cutting and metal forming. Pune is known as the Detroit of western India. The city is base to a large number of industries in automotive,[Read More…]

by July 10, 2018 Allied Industries, Events, News
ZF demonstrates technology prowess

ZF demonstrates technology prowess

Friedrichshafen. ZF is demonstrating its extensive systems expertise with the e.Go Mover. The company is supplying its technology to this vehicle as a partner in the newly founded e.GO Moove GmbH joint venture. In addition to other innovations which ZF will show at IAA in Hanover this September, the e.GO Mover is part of an entire digital logistics offer including[Read More…]

by June 28, 2018 News
Faurecia breaks ground for new interiors plant in Andhra Pradesh

Faurecia breaks ground for new interiors plant in Andhra Pradesh

Faurecia Interior Systems (FIS) has commenced the construction of its new Rs 50-crore instrument panel (IP) plant in Andhra Pradesh. The greenfield factory is located at Kia Motors India’s component Vendor Park ‘A’ at Ammavaru Palli, Penukonda Tehsil, Anantpur district in Andhra Pradesh. Faurecia recently bagged the order from Kia Motors for the first time. The IP manufacturer will supply[Read More…]

by June 15, 2018 Corporate, Events, News
Kia Motors India suppliers conference held in New Delhi

Kia Motors India suppliers conference held in New Delhi

Kia Motors India interacted and engaged with over 200 automobile suppliers from across the country as a part of their search for component supply partners. Kia Motors had organised the event to identify and enter into long term partnerships with the finest suppliers of the country, with an intention to localise all components, to ensure competitive maintenance costs of future[Read More…]

by May 30, 2018 News, OEM
RSB Group receives ‘The Golden Globe Tigers Award 2018’

RSB Group receives ‘The Golden Globe Tigers Award 2018’

Nirmala Behera Udgata, Executive Director – Group HR & Priyanka Behera, Head – Group CSR, RSB Group, have been conferred with Hall of Fame (Individual Category),  The Golden Globe Tigers Award 2018, respectively for Excellence in HR Leadership & Excellence in CSR Leadership at World HR & CSR Congress, Kula Lumpur, which is attended by HR & CSR fraternity and dignitaries from Europe,[Read More…]

by May 8, 2018 Events, News, Web Exclusive
SAFE Convention 2018 emphasis on road safety

SAFE Convention 2018 emphasis on road safety

Society for Automotive Fitness & Environment (SAFE), a SIAM initiative in association with Ministry of Road Transport & Highways, Transport Department Government of Assam, organised its annual convention in Guwahati, Assam. The theme for this year’s convention was “Enforcement, Intelligent Transportation and Training for Safer Roads”, which was aimed at addressing the safety hazards that our roads present due to[Read More…]

by May 3, 2018 Events, News, OEM
Hiwin to focus more on automation

Hiwin to focus more on automation

Story & Photos: Bhargav TS Hiwin Motion Control and System Technology will focus more on automation to cater to the needs of the Indian machining industry. The company, a manufacturer of linear guideways, linear motors, actuators, ball screws etc., plans to provide pick and place robots for the machining industries to increase speed and productivity. “We are the manufacturers of[Read More…]

by May 2, 2018 Allied Industries, News, OEM