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Hella India embarks on electronics localisation strategy

Hella India embarks on electronics localisation strategy

Hella India Automotive Pvt. Ltd, the wholly owned Indian subsidiary of German automotive parts supplier Hella, has announced the expansion of its production facility in Dhankot with the start of production of its Body Control Module (BCM) and Remote Keyless Entry (RKE) systems for the Indian market.   Global automotive parts supplier, Hella, has expanded its Dhankot facility in Haryana,[Read More…]

by October 29, 2014 Corporate, News, Web Exclusive
The PMD 2 Grinding Machine from EMAG “grinds down“ the costs of crankshaft production

The PMD 2 Grinding Machine from EMAG “grinds down“ the costs of crankshaft production

International competition in the automotive industry continues to increase, as do the technological demands on vehicles, and with them the costs. But increasing prices in the face of stiff competition in the market is no longer easily defensible.  According to a McKinsey study, the costs incurred in the manufacture of passenger cars must be reduced three to four percent per[Read More…]

Multitasking machines highlight ACMEE 2014

Multitasking machines highlight ACMEE 2014

Text & Photos: Bhargav TS   The 11th edition of ACMEE 2014 showcased the powerhouse of the manufacturing industry by bringing in the latest machines that help in improving productivity and efficiency. The participants in the event focused on multitasking machines, which are helpful in enhancing productivity, achieving consistent accuracy and a higher working life of products. The 5-day event, which recently concluded at Chennai Trade Centre, Nandambakkam drew more than 450[Read More…]

by August 3, 2014 Events, News, Web Exclusive
Energy Saving: Proactive or Reactive?

Energy Saving: Proactive or Reactive?

T Murrali With rising competition coupled with ever increasing operating cost the challenge for any component manufacturer to stay afloat is to contain the cost of manufacturing. This is gaining significance since these issues directly hit the bottom line and may even pave the way for organisations to exit the business. However, options to contain variable costs are falling due[Read More…]

by July 28, 2014 Cover Story

Siemens opens Technology Centre for Machine Tools

Siemens has opened its Technology & Application Center (TAC) at Peenya, Bangalore, for machine tools industry. First of its kind in the country by Siemens, this facility will enable machine tool manufacturers and end users to improve productivity by testing machining techniques in real-world conditions. Spread across 6,500 square feet, TAC will allow Indian machine tool manufacturers and users to[Read More…]

Ace Micromatic group demonstrates turbine blade machining

Ace Micromatic group demonstrates turbine blade machining

Ace Micromatic group, India’s largest machine tool conglomerate, recently concluded their house show at Hyderabad. This was the first house show in Hyderabad where a live machining demo was made, specifically for turbine blade manufacturers. The Vertical Machining Center, ‘Super Winner’ manufactured by Ace Manufacturing Systems, an Ace Micromatic group company, was displayed. This machine has a table size of[Read More…]

Haas Automation partners with Scuderia Ferrari

Haas Automation partners with Scuderia Ferrari

Haas Automation, the largest CNC machine tool builder in North America, has partnered with Scuderia Ferrari, the most successful team in the history of Formula One. Beginning with the 65th British Grand Prix at Silverstone, Haas Automation is featured on the lower side-pods of the Ferrari F14 T piloted by championship-winning drivers Fernando Alonso and Kimi Räikkönen. Haas Automation branding[Read More…]

Haas Automation supplies 150,000th CNC machine tool

Haas Automation supplies 150,000th CNC machine tool

Haas Automation is celebrating building and supplying its 150,000th CNC machine tool: a DS-30SSY dual spindle turning centre with Y-axis. At a special handing-over ceremony to mark the occasion, Haas Automation Europe’s managing director Alain Reynvoet attended the Manufacturing and Automation Expo 2014, Stockholm, to meet the owners of Swedish company Claesson Engineering – a general, precision engineering business founded[Read More…]