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Buhler India eyes new opportunities in manufacturing lightweight components

Buhler India eyes new opportunities in manufacturing lightweight components

Text & Photo: Bhargav TS   As engine downsizing along with boosting performance, improving fuel economy and keeping emissions in check increasingly gain steam in the auto industry, lightweighting seems to be at least one of the prominent answers. To manufacture lightweight components Switzerland-based machine builder Buhler Group is bringing its new ‘Lost Core’ technology to the Indian market, which[Read More…]

TII forays into large diameter precision tube manufacturing

TII forays into large diameter precision tube manufacturing

Chennai-based Tube Investments of India (TII), part of the Rs 24,300 crore Murugappa Group, has forayed into manufacturing large diameter precision tubes. The company has recently inaugurated the manufacturing plant at Tiruttani near Chennai, with an installed capacity of 11,000 tonnes per month. The facility has been set up with an investment of Rs 250 crore to manufacture a wide[Read More…]

by January 7, 2015 News, Short Takes, Web Exclusive

OBO Bettermann opens its maiden manufacturing facility

T Murrali OBO Bettermann India Private Limited (OBIPL) has inaugurated its maiden manufacturing and testing facility recently in Oragadam about 40 km south west of Chennai, to make cable management systems for industrial applications and construction industry. This will help create a safe manufacturing plant for different industrial segments including automotive. The Managing Director of OBIPL, S Gopakumar said the[Read More…]

SKF India: Where Oldest is the Grandest

SKF India: Where Oldest is the Grandest

Text & Photos: J Srikant One of the biggest names in global bearing manufacture, Sweden-headquarteredSKF has bearings performing in industrial applications, and in almost all automobile segments. Holding a prized position in SKF India’s plans, the Pune plant has received numerous awards like the Gold Award for manufacturing excellence 2013 by Economic Times and Frost & Sullivan. We took a[Read More…]

by November 12, 2014 Shop Floor Sojourn

Indian Wire Harness Manufacturing and Sales Company Tata Yazaki Autocomp Limited to become Yazaki wholly-owned subsidiary

We would like to take this opportunity to announce that as of November 2, 2012, Yazaki Corporation has agreed to purchase all the company shares of Tata Yazaki Autocomp Limited (TYA), its Indian wire harness manufacturing and sales joint venture company. The 50:50 joint venture between Yazaki Corporation and Tata Autocomp Systems Limited was established in 1997 for the manufacturing[Read More…]

by November 7, 2014 Finance, Globescan, News, Web Exclusive

Halla Visteon Climate Control Expands Manufacturing Facility in Hluk, Czech Republic

Halla Visteon Climate Control Corp. has announced the opening of a new production hall at its Halla Visteon Autopal, s.r.o. manufacturing facility in Hluk, Czech Republic. The expansion will increase the plant’s capacity by approximately 30 percent by adding an additional 7,330 square meters (nearly 79,000 square feet) of manufacturing space to the existing 37,230 square meters (nearly 401,000 square[Read More…]

by November 4, 2014 Globescan, News, Web Exclusive

Jaguar Land Rover opens its state-of-the-art Engine Manufacturing Centre

FUTURE-PROOF – AN INTRODUCTION TO THE ENGINE MANUFACTURING CENTRE The opening of the state-of-the-art Engine Manufacturing Centre is a seminal moment for Jaguar Land Rover as it embarks on manufacturing engines in-house for the first time in a generation, confirming its position as the UK’s most significant automotive investor. The Engine Manufacturing Centre will be home to the ‘Ingenium’ engine[Read More…]

by October 31, 2014 Globescan, News, OEM, Web Exclusive
‘Manufacturing of Garage Equipment getting tougher by the day’

‘Manufacturing of Garage Equipment getting tougher by the day’

Text : J Srikant The rise in the number of auto brands in India and the deepening focus of these companies on after sales service was expected to give a boost to the garage industry in the country. But this is not the case, for small and medium enterprises that are into manufacture of garage equipment, are today experiencing rising[Read More…]

by October 29, 2014 MSME, News
WABCO Inaugurates Fifth Manufacturing Facility in India

WABCO Inaugurates Fifth Manufacturing Facility in India

Lucknow Plant to Supply Advanced Braking Technologies to Major Truck Manufacturers WABCO a leading global supplier of technologies to improve the safety and efficiency of commercial vehicles, inaugurated today its fifth manufacturing facility in India, located in Lucknow. WABCO’s extended network in India helps both local and global commercial vehicle manufacturers to further grow their domestic and export business.  [Read More…]

by September 3, 2014 News, Web Exclusive
ECM technology from EMAG – a close to indispensable part of any innovation in aero engine manufacturing

ECM technology from EMAG – a close to indispensable part of any innovation in aero engine manufacturing

In only a few other branches of industry are development pressures as enormous as in aircraft construction. One of the reasons is the fact that legislation is getting ever stricter about the CO2 emission of aircrafts at the same time as market expectations are of a rapidly accelerating growth in the sector. It is as a consequence of this development[Read More…]