Special Report

Pinning all hopes on the Union Budget 2020

Pinning all hopes on the Union Budget 2020

The Automotive industry is pinning positive hopes from the Union Budget 2020 to be presented in the parliament on February 01, 2020, by Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.   Story by: Ashish Bhatia All eyes are on the Union Budget 2020. To be presented in the parliament on February 01, 2020, by Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, it has positive[Read More…]

by January 30, 2020 Market Place, Special Report
Padmini VNA hosts ACMA – Young Business Leaders Forum

Padmini VNA hosts ACMA – Young Business Leaders Forum

–ACI Initiative– The Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA) organized a delegation visit under its Young Business Leaders Forum (YBLF) to Padmini VNA Mechatronics on 24th January 2020. During the visit, Kabir Bhandari, Managing Director, Padmini attended the delegates of YBLF and make them a tour of Padmini VNA’s manufacturing plant. The purpose of this visit focused on summarizing[Read More…]

by January 27, 2020 Focus, Special Report, Uncategorized
ZF EVplus concept vehicle

ZF EVplus concept vehicle

The ZF EVplus concept vehicle addresses range anxiety associated with Electromobility. Story by: Team ACI German company ZF Friedrichshafen AG has addressed the range anxiety associated with electromobility with the ZF EVplus concept vehicle. First displayed at IAA 2019, it is a concept Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle (PHEV). Through the concept vehicle, the company wants to present a case for[Read More…]

by January 6, 2020 Globescan, Special Report
Lithium battery production in India set to take off in a big way

Lithium battery production in India set to take off in a big way

India offers US$ 100 million line of credit to Bolivia for Financing Development Projects. Bolivia signs the Framework agreement on International Solar Alliance. India – Bolivia sign eight MOUs. Both sides discuss cooperation for exploring Bolivia’s vast lithium deposits. Story by: Nikhil Raghavan The India Energy Storage Alliance (IESA) announced that India and Bolivia have signed a Memorandum of Understanding[Read More…]

by September 4, 2019 Special Report
Changing CV suspension systems ensure better safety, profitability

Changing CV suspension systems ensure better safety, profitability

Advanced suspension systems are finding their way into CVs, ensuring a rise in the safety of operations and better profitability. Story by: Anwesh Koley A decade ago the production directives for commercial vehicles were driven by the design language to accommodate more cargo space, cross over architecture, and more variation in ride and handling of the vehicle. The current trends,[Read More…]

by September 4, 2019 Special Report
SIAM meet discusses future of vehicle recycling in India

SIAM meet discusses future of vehicle recycling in India

With a focus on sustainable material management and environmentally safe disposals, Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) in association with Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF & CC), Government of India, and Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA), organised a day-long conference titled, “International Material Data System (IMDS) and End of Life Vehicle (ELV) Regulations” in New[Read More…]

by March 20, 2019 Events, News, OEM, Special Report
Durr Systems expands products range to serve various industries

Durr Systems expands products range to serve various industries

Story by: Sricharan R The Germany-based mechanical and plant engineering firm, Durr Systems AG, a leading supplier for complete paint shops for the automotive industry, for tier – I and II suppliers and for the non-automotive industry, has launched ECORP 10 R1100, a six-axis robot. It has a maximum reach of 1,100 mm and a total payload of up to[Read More…]

by January 23, 2019 News, OEM, Special Report

Ashok Leyland – 70 years’ journey from car maker to leader of heavy vehicles

Ashok Leyland, the flagship of the Hinduja Group, the 2nd largest commercial vehicle manufacturer in India, 4th largest manufacturer of buses and 12th of trucks in the world, began its journey in 1948 not with heavy vehicles but with Austin cars. During these seven decades, the company has become a leader among the heavy vehicle manufacturers in the world. It[Read More…]

by November 28, 2018 News, Special Report

Valeo partners with premier educational institutes

Valeo, the global automotive technology supplier, has launched an Industry-Academia Connect programme to attract the best talents. As part of this, Valeo has signed Memorandum of Understanding with multiple premier educational institutes – Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT), Loyola ICAM College of Engineering & Technology (LICET), and Society for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (SINE), IIT Bombay. This focused programme is expected[Read More…]

by November 9, 2018 Corporate, News, Special Report
Western Digital develops digital storage devices for automotive industry

Western Digital develops digital storage devices for automotive industry

Story by: Ramya Srinivasan The California-based Western Digital Corporation (WDC), an innovator in the storage industry, has designed and developed specially-tested products which are certified to automotive industry standards with NAND flash technology. WDC develops and manufactures storage solutions that enable industries to create, manage, experience and preserve digital content. Western Digital has 4 sub-brands: G-Technology, HGST, SanDisk, and WD[Read More…]

by April 19, 2018 Corporate, Focus, Special Report