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How are Indian auto component makers addressing rising demands of EVs

How are Indian auto component makers addressing rising demands of EVs

Manav Kapur, Executive Director, Steelbird International shares his thoughts on how Indian auto component makers addressing rising demands of EVs. The steady growth of the electric vehicle (EV) sector in the country has prompted the need for an evolution in the auto component industry as well. The Indian component manufacturers are extensively chalking out strategies to expand their capacity and[Read More…]

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…]

Breaking Down Tamil Nadu’s FY23 Budget

Breaking Down Tamil Nadu’s FY23 Budget

 

by April 30, 2022 Special Reads
E-bikes for a robust last-mile delivery solution

E-bikes for a robust last-mile delivery solution

Authored by : Sumedh Battewar – CBO and Co-Founder, EMotorad Transportation of goods from a distribution hub to the final delivery destination — the door of the customer forms a critical part of any retail supply chain business. In the race to reach consumers, getting the last-mile delivery right is important. Many questions usually come up in the logistics business[Read More…]

by April 4, 2022 Special Reads
Effective Contract Manufacturing Solutions

Effective Contract Manufacturing Solutions

Layam Group emerges as the prime mover in providing best-in-class contract manufacturing services. G.S. Ramesh, Founder and Chairman of the Layam Group shares how. Cost, Quality and Productivity have emerged as prime movers in the aftermath of globalisation wherein there is a pervasive environment of stiff competition. In the present times for any industrial establishment to succeed, one must follow[Read More…]

by March 30, 2022 Special Reads
The Wonder Women

The Wonder Women

The wonder women of the automotive components industry continue to make their presence felt with exemplary commitment and will to deliver against the odds. Our own, Deepti Thore looks at their growing stature across the board. Breaking all stereotypes, women today no longer just occupy desk jobs. They are managing seemingly complex jobs akin to their male counterparts, be it[Read More…]

by March 8, 2022 Special Reads
Smart Tyre Generation

Smart Tyre Generation

Tyres are turning smart too. JK Tyre & Industries Ltd. (JK Tyres) has gone down that route to get the early mover’s advantage. Its smart tyre generation is claimed to be a segment first. With a cloud-based monitoring system as its building block, the smart tyres warrant the maintenance through timely diagnostics. It makes use of sensors integrated into the[Read More…]

by February 16, 2022 Focus, Special Reads, Special Report, Trending
Developing India’s Leadership In PCBA Industry

Developing India’s Leadership In PCBA Industry

MAIT with its knowledge partner Avanteum Advisors LLP draws attention to the critical role played by PCBA in the electronics value chain. Ashish Bhatia cites the emphasis in the study on building an ecosystem with enablers crucial to drive India’s global ambitions. AIT together with its knowledge partner Avanteum Advisors LLP published a report to chalk out the roadmap to[Read More…]

by May 5, 2021 Special Reads, Web Exclusive
A Jab For Localisation

A Jab For Localisation

The auto industry has sought Government intervention to boost the prospects of 100 per cent localisation, writes Manav Kapur, Executive Director at Steelbird International. Localisation refers to the practice wherein different components of the vehicles are manufactured within the country where the vehicle is meant to be sold. A 100 per cent localisation within the automotive sector would be an[Read More…]

by May 5, 2021 Special Reads, Web Exclusive