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Centre of Excellence for Electric Vehicle Technology Inaugurated at FET

Centre of Excellence for Electric Vehicle Technology Inaugurated at FET

FET, MRIIRS and Electric One Mobility Private Limited have collaborated to launch the Centre of Excellence for Electric Vehicle Technology. Manav Rachna team believes in inculcating the technological spirit in students and imparting knowledge to build scientific temper in generations. Prashant Bhalla – President, MREI together with Amit Das- Founder & CEO, Electric One Mobility Pvt. Limited. inaugurated the Centre of[Read More…]

by June 24, 2022 Newscast
BHTC inaugurates its state-of-the-art manufacturing facility and R&D center in Pune

BHTC inaugurates its state-of-the-art manufacturing facility and R&D center in Pune

Behr-Hella Thermocontrol GmbH (BHTC) announced the launch of its state-of-the-art, fully integrated manufacturing facility in Pune. The new facility was inaugurated in the presence of Michael Jaeger, CEO, BHTC Group, Sudeesh Karimbingal, Managing Director, BHTC India, Kress Kolja, Group CFO and Board Member of BHTC India, Bernd Kuhlhoff, Executive Vice President Sales, BHTC Group, Ralph Trapp, Executive Vice President Research[Read More…]

by June 24, 2022 Newscast
ASDC hosts Partners Forum to upskilling the workforce in the automotive industry

ASDC hosts Partners Forum to upskilling the workforce in the automotive industry

After two-year hiatus owing to the pandemic, the Automotive Skills Development Council, India’s first sector skill council for automobile industry successfully organised Skill-oriented brainstorming ASDC’s Partners Forum – 2022. This was inaugurated by Rajesh Aggarwal IAS, Secretary, MSDE at Indian Habitat Centre, New Delhi on Wednesday. Nirmaljeet Singh Kalsi, Chairperson NCVET, Ved Mani Tiwari, COO and acting CEO, NSDC were[Read More…]

by June 22, 2022 Newscast, Trending
Okinawa Autotech announces opening of its mega factory

Okinawa Autotech announces opening of its mega factory

The electric two-wheeler manufacturer Okinawa Autotech has announced the opening of its massive factory in Karoli, Rajasthan. It will be a comprehensive unit and the first attempt of its kind made by an electric two-wheeler company in the nation. Modern production facilities will be available at the mega factory, which is an important step in developing the nation’s integrated EV[Read More…]

by June 22, 2022 Newscast
3RD EDITION OF GREEN VEHICLE EXPO

3RD EDITION OF GREEN VEHICLE EXPO

Media day is organising 3rd International Green Vehicle Expo insta charged by Log9 2022 at Bangalore International Exhibition Centre (BIEC) from July 1, 2and 3, 2022. Exhibition on Electric and hybrid vehicle, components, Batteries, GPS systems and allied industry in association with Government of Karnataka, FKCCI, Karnataka Small Scale Industries Association, Auto Dealers Association. Bengaluru, Hubli Automobile Dealers Association, Karnataka Two[Read More…]

by June 17, 2022 Newscast
India on EV adoption track

India on EV adoption track

More than 30 per cent of the vehicles sold in India will run on electricity by 2030, shows a study by Arthur D. Little (ADL). The study, which focuses on India’s EV industry, estimates that the sector will cross-sell 10 million vehicles by 2030, with an overall adoption rate of more than 30% across various vehicle categories. However, EV adoption for[Read More…]

by June 17, 2022 Newscast
Covestro extends CEO Dr. Markus Steilemann’s contract until 2028 ahead of schedule.

Covestro extends CEO Dr. Markus Steilemann’s contract until 2028 ahead of schedule.

Dr. Markus Steilemann will remain Chief Executive Officer of Covestro for a further five years. The Supervisory Board has extended his contract, which runs until May 2023, until May 31, 2028. Steilemann has been a member of the Covestro Board of Management since September 2015 and its Chief Executive Officer since June 2018. “Markus Steilemann has provided Covestro with outstanding[Read More…]

by June 15, 2022 Newscast
Committed to India

Committed to India

In an upfront conversation, Krishnan Kohli, Head of Vehicle Dynamics (VED) and Hydraulic Brake Systems (HBS) at Continental Automotive India speaks to Sumesh Soman on localisation and India commitment. Q. What are the localisation efforts at Continental Automotive India? A. Continental has been in the Indian market for over a decade now. And we have a presence across 15 locations[Read More…]

by June 4, 2022 Newscast, Upfront
Localising Ride-Assist Technology

Localising Ride-Assist Technology

Continental Automotive India is in sync with the disruptive shift to localise ride-assist technology. Sumesh Soman toured the Manesar plant to see the on-ground preparations, in line. Localised technology setups have been the ask for a while now. It’s the pace of execution at Original Equipment Manufacturers  (OEMs) that’s attained newer heights. Government interventions like the Production Link Incentive (PLI)[Read More…]

Allison Transmission T280

Allison Transmission T280

Allison Transmission recently powered a fleet of 100 buses with the T280. Sumesh Soman looks at the automatic transmission in greater detail. The first automatic transmission can be traced back to the 1920s when Alfred Horner Munro, a Canadian steam engineer, is known to have designed the first automatic transmission. Designed in 1921, he patented the transmission in 1923. Here,[Read More…]