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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
LANXESS appoints new Global Head of its Lubricant Additives Business

LANXESS appoints new Global Head of its Lubricant Additives Business

Press Release LANXESS appoints Neelanjan Banerjee as the Global Head of its Lubricant Additives Business After a brief work-in period, Neelanjan Banerjee will take over as the new Global Head of the Business Unit Lubricants Additives at LANXESS Corporation, the USA on July 1, 2022. Since August 2018, he has served as Region Head, Vice-Chairman, and Managing Director for LANXESS[Read More…]

by February 14, 2022 Newscast
New Generation Valeo LiDAR

New Generation Valeo LiDAR

The new generation Valeo LiDAR could hit the market in 2024. Deepti Thore brings out the latest advancements. Advanced Driving Assistance Systems (ADAS) are headed towards level 3 automation. Case-in-point, the third generation scanning Light Detection And Ranging (LiDAR) capability from Valeo. Set to hit the market in 2024, it made its debut at the recently held CES 2022 (Watch[Read More…]

by February 9, 2022 International
Taking Centre Stage

Taking Centre Stage

Smarter auto electronics and electrical are taking centre stage. Ashish Bhatia looks at recent developments which suggest a growing impetus on resource allocation to build a robust ecosystem. Automotive electronics have taken centre stage and will command a greater focus going forward too from key stakeholders. The recent supply chain bottlenecks owing to the shortage of semiconductor chips, known to[Read More…]

by February 9, 2022 Cover Story
Digitisation in Manufacturing

Digitisation in Manufacturing

Dassault Systemes has launched DELMIAwork’s in India. Sumesh Soman looks at the ERP and MES solutions suite as an effort to further digitise automotive manufacturing. Dassault Systemes (Dassault) introduced DELMIAworks (Dw suite) in India earlier today. Joining a host of 3D modelling and simulation applications from Dassault, the Dw suite extends to automotive manufacturing operations with a pan India potential[Read More…]

by July 7, 2021 Allied Business, Web Exclusive
ATMA rubber plantation drive

ATMA rubber plantation drive

Automotive Tyre Manufacturers Association (ATMA) will undertake rubber plantation on about two lakh hectares in North East India with a total capital outlay of approximately Rs.1,100 crore. Said to be aimed at countering the plateauing of natural rubber production in the state of Kerala, the five year project was envisaged to commence in June 2021 with nearly 10,000 hectares plantation[Read More…]

by July 5, 2021 Newscast

Index of Industrial Production April 2021

For the month of April 2021, the quick estimates of Index of Industrial Production (IIP) with base 2011-12 stand at 126.6. The IIP for the manufacturing sector for the month of April 2021 stands at 125.1. It must be noted that the quick estimates will undergo revision in subsequent releases as per the revision policy of IIP. The use-based classification[Read More…]

by July 5, 2021 Newscast

Toyota to increase ‘Mirai’ production

Toyota Motor Corporation has recently announced that it will increase production of the “Mirai” fuel cell sedan, which launched in Japan on December 15, 2014. The new plan calls for production to increase from the 2015 level of 700 units to approximately 2,000 units in 2016 and approximately 3,000 units in 2017. Considering the approximately 1,500 orders received in the[Read More…]

by January 26, 2015 Newscast, OEM, Web Exclusive

Mitsubishi Electric Launches Auto Parts Production, Sales in Mexico

Mitsubishi Electric Corporation announced today that its new Mexican subsidiary, Mitsubishi Electric Automotive de Mexico, S.A. de C.V., commenced automotive parts  manufacturing and sales operations in October. The new base in Mexico, where car production is thriving, will put Mitsubishi Electric in a better position to expand its auto parts business in the Americas. The  company aims to achieve annual[Read More…]

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…]