International

Next-Gen Auto Grade Chip

Next-Gen Auto Grade Chip

Startup company Kneron Inc. has launched the KL530. Prateek Pardeshi finds out how the next generation auto grade chip standsout. Vehicles can look forward to attain L1 and L2 level of autonomy in new vehicles as well as through aftermarket solutions from San Diego based full stack edge AI solutions provider Kneron Inc. The startup company has launched the KL530[Read More…]

by January 12, 2022 International
Stepping Up The Thai E-Game

Stepping Up The Thai E-Game

The PTT Public Company partnership with Foxconn is expected to help fastrack the development of Thailand’s EV ecosystem. Prateek Pardeshi looks at how the JV partners plan to step up the e-game. PTT Public Company Pvt. Ltd. (erstwhile Petroleum Authority of Thailand) played a crucial role in helping Thailand cut on its import dependency and meet domestic oil requirements for[Read More…]

by November 11, 2021 International
EU Components Of Road Safety

EU Components Of Road Safety

Driven by EU regulations, technologies and services companies continue to make rapid strides. Ashish Bhatia with inputs from Prateek Pardeshi checked on system inclusions for EU components of road safety. The EU is determined to put an end to road fatalities by 2022. Following the instance of several fatalities involving motor vehicles, the EU proposed to mandate key safety systems[Read More…]

by November 10, 2021 International
New Generation Cool Liner & Profi Liner

New Generation Cool Liner & Profi Liner

Fahrzeugwerk Bernard Krone Gmbh & Co. KG is ready with the new generation Cool Liner and Profi Liner. Prateek Pardeshi looks at the new offerings ahead of their key unveils. The Cool Liner is a cold chain ready semi-trailer that was launched by Krone originally in 1996 under the product name ‘Krone-Wabash,’ and is celebrating its 25th birthday this year.[Read More…]

by October 10, 2021 International
Michelin recognizes nine suppliers  for their outstanding contribution.

Michelin recognizes nine suppliers for their outstanding contribution.

For the 5th edition of the « Supplier Awards », Michelin has just distinguished nine of its best suppliers selected through an evaluation process based on 5 criteria:  Sustainability, Innovation, Quality, Risk Management and Support provided during the crisis.  “The mission of Purchasing is to contribute to Michelin’s sustainable performance by engaging suppliers that enhance value creation and innovation, supporting Michelin’s competitiveness and[Read More…]

by October 6, 2021 International
Marelli Wins 2021 Automotive News PACE Award

Marelli Wins 2021 Automotive News PACE Award

Automotive News named Marelli a 2021 PACE Award winner at a virtual ceremony held on September 30. Marelli was one of 14 companies to win the prestigious PACE award, which honours suppliers for superior innovation and technological advancement. The company’s powertrain division took home the prize for its very high-pressure fuel system that boosts the efficiency of internal combustion engines.[Read More…]

by October 6, 2021 International, Web Exclusive
Europa, Deutschland, Sachsen, Dresden. Bosch Halbleiterwerk. Europe, Germany, Saxony, Dresden. Bosch wafer fab. 19.05.2021 © 2021 Sven Döring für Bosch

Self Optimised Manufacture

The Bosch Wafer Fab in Dresden, Germany is touted as the world’s most modern. Deepti Thore looks at the capabilities of the smart, future-ready factory. Self Optimised Manufacture The automotive industry, globally, is finding ways to overcome the shortage of semiconductors. In effect, even with demand sentiment improving, these big supply-side constraints are the biggest handicap for automotive Original Equipment[Read More…]

by September 18, 2021 International
Concept charrging inlet for EV / AC/DC

Reimagining EV Charge Inlets

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS has deployed modularity in the design of EV charging inlets. Team ACI looks at all that can change with its approach. Thermoplastic compounds have raised the bar of design. Durethan polyamides and Pocan polyesters are claimed to have given designers a free hand at bringing concepts to life. Specialty Chemicals company Lanxess demonstrated a new design[Read More…]

by August 5, 2021 International
Autonomous Mobility Theme Day 2021

Autonomous Mobility Theme Day 2021

As part of the Continental ‘TechShow Around The World’ series, automated and autonomous mobility took center stage. Ashish Bhatia highlights the technology portfolio designed for this future. The Continental ‘TechShow Around The World Theme’ progressed with a power-packed, exhaustive webinar. Under the theme, the company marked the ‘Autonomous Mobility Theme Day 2021’ with automated and autonomous mobility as the focal[Read More…]

by August 5, 2021 International
Goodyear Acquires Cooper

Goodyear Acquires Cooper

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company has acquired Cooper Tire & Rubber Company following the public announcement earlier this year. Team ACI looks at the prospects of the unison as a subset of the global tyre industry. Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company have concluded the acquisition of Cooper Tire & Rubber Company following the public announcement earlier this year, on February[Read More…]

by July 7, 2021 International