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Shell opens new state-of-the-art technology centre in Bangalore

Shell opens new state-of-the-art technology centre in Bangalore

Shell opened a new major technology hub in Bangalore – a 52 acre, custom built technology centre – that can house up to 1,500 experts, who would collaboratively work on worldwide innovative energy projects. The inauguration was conducted in the presence of Chief Guest Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Govt of India, along with His Excellency Alphonsus[Read More…]

by April 1, 2017 Corporate, Events, News, OEM
TII’s incubation cell launches India’s first online-only Bicycle brand

TII’s incubation cell launches India’s first online-only Bicycle brand

Tube Investments of India (TII), a part of the Murugappa Group, today launched India’s first exclusively-online bicycle brand, a new initiative of the company’s Corporate Strategy Group (CSG). Branded ‘Brooks’, the range offers city, off-road and kids bicycles and will be available for sale on the  e-store, BrooksBicycle.com. To begin with, nine models have been launched in the price range of[Read More…]

by April 1, 2017 Allied Industries, News, OEM
Indian auto industry would abide by the SC order: SIAM

Indian auto industry would abide by the SC order: SIAM

Reacting to the Supreme Court Orders banning the sale of BS III stocks of vehicles, Vinod K. Dasari, President, Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) said that industry would abide with the Orders passed by the Hon’ble Court. Auto Industry has been ready with BS4 manufacturing since 2010. However, the sale of BS4 vehicles was not possible, nationwide, due to lack of BS4[Read More…]

by March 29, 2017 Market Place, News, OEM
BMW Chennai plant completes 10 years of production excellence

BMW Chennai plant completes 10 years of production excellence

BMW Plant Chennai celebrated 10 years of production excellence in India. The BMW Plant Chennai started operations on 29 March 2007. Since then, the BMW Group has strengthened its commitment to the Indian market and has continuously increased the number of its locally produced car models. Up to eight car models can be locally produced on two assembly lines at BMW[Read More…]

by March 29, 2017 News, OEM
Volvo Buses rolls out next generation city bus with BMTC

Volvo Buses rolls out next generation city bus with BMTC

Volvo Buses India today announced the rollout of the Volvo 8400 City Bus featuring a ‘made-in-India’ 8-litre engine. The bus is the first step towards Volvo Buses fulfilling an order for 100 nos. of the next generation city bus placed by the Bengaluru Metropolitan Transport Corporation (BMTC). Featuring a new 8-litre engine manufactured by the Volvo Group JV in Pithampur,[Read More…]

by March 28, 2017 News, OEM

BASF leather chemicals business to become part of Stahl Group

BASF and Stahl have signed an agreement on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 to combine BASF’s leather chemicals business with Stahl Group. The transaction is subject to approval by the relevant authorities and the closing is expected to take place in the fourth quarter of 2017. Under the terms of the agreement, BASF will receive a 16% minority stake in the[Read More…]

by March 28, 2017 News, Web Exclusive
Daimler and Anna University celebrate innovation with first “Mobile App Garage” hackathon

Daimler and Anna University celebrate innovation with first “Mobile App Garage” hackathon

Daimler and Anna University (AU) celebrated innovation with their first collaboration, the ‘Daimler AU Mobile App Garage’, organized by Anna University’s Centre for University-Industry Collaboration, Chennai, and supported by Daimler India Commercial Vehicles and Daimler Financial Services India. 500 students from over 20 colleges across India had made submissions on the topics of strategic digitalisation and mobility, of which the[Read More…]

by March 28, 2017 News, OEM
Nissan launches new Terrano

Nissan launches new Terrano

Nissan India today announced the launch of the New Terrano with the introduction of 22 brand new features to strengthen its smarter and bolder appeal to customers. The New Terrano is equipped with a host of optional new equipment for added style and convenience. The result is a compact SUV that complements the lifestyle of today’s Indian consumers—an attractive choice[Read More…]

by March 27, 2017 News, OEM
TVS Srichakra showcases TVS Eurogrip range at CONEXPO 2017

TVS Srichakra showcases TVS Eurogrip range at CONEXPO 2017

TVS SRICHAKRA, one of India’s largest manufacturers & exporters of Two & Three wheeler tyres and Off-Highway Tyres showcased their TVS EUROGRIP product range at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017. Includes Off-Highway Tyres for construction, industrial and agriculture use including farm implements. As one of the top construction industry trade shows, CONEXPO-CON/AGG is expected to attract over 2,500 exhibitors and 1, 00,000 professional[Read More…]

by March 22, 2017 News, Web Exclusive
ACMA Automechanika New Delhi kick started

ACMA Automechanika New Delhi kick started

The 3rd edition of India’s premium automotive aftermarket trade fair – ACMA Automechanika New Delhi, kick-started today with more than 550 exhibitors from 17 countries showcasing the latest in aftermarket, spread across 19,500sqm. This biennial event offers an effective networking platform to wholesalers, distributors, traders and component manufacturers to showcase their innovations besides getting access to global technology culture for[Read More…]

by March 21, 2017 Allied Industries, Events, News, OEM