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Ecoclean helps to save power, water by 30% in BMW plant

Ecoclean helps to save power, water by 30% in BMW plant

Industrial parts cleaning and surface processing products manufacturer Ecoclean Monschau, has implemented a reference project at the BMW Group’s engine plant in Steyr (Austria) in association with the Technical University of Vienna. The company claims that the project has significantly raised the energy efficiency of a flexible EcoCFlex Classic robot cell that had been in

MIPI Alliance forms Automotive Birds of a Feather group

The MIPI Alliance, an international organisation that develops interface specifications for mobile and mobile-influenced industries, has formed an Automotive Birds of a Feather (BoF) Group. The purpose is to solicit industry input from original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and their suppliers to enhance existing or develop new interface specifications for automotive applications.The group is open to

Michelin X Guard range to be fitted on Ashok Leyland CVs

Michelin has signed a commercial agreement with Ashok Leyland to supply Michelin X Guard range of radial truck tyres for its Captain 3718 PLUS long and medium distance commercial vehicles. The performance of this tyre range is expected to enable Ashok Leyland to pass benefits of fuel efficiency and optimised payload to their customers. To

Tata Elxsi to partner with National Instruments

  Tata Elxsi has announced a global partnership with National Instruments, the leader in test, measurement and control solutions. They will collaborate in the solutioning and implementation of test and validation systems for the automotive industry. With the advent of features and technology such as advanced ADAS and Autonomous Driving, Connected Cars, and eCockpit systems,

TUV Rheinland expands in India; invests EUR 2.5 million in Bangalore

TUV Rheinland India has expanded its footprint in India with a new EUR 2.5 million facility at Electronic City in Bangalore. The new purpose-built 14,000 facility makes TUV Rheinland India the first international testing, training, inspection, consulting and certification (TIC) organisation operating in the country to house all of its state-of-the-art laboratories under a

Renesas delivers R-Car Reference Package for Android

Advanced semiconductor solutions supplier Renesas Electronics Corporation has delivered the R-Car reference package for Android for Renesas R-Car automotive system-on-chips (SoCs). This will support Android 8.0, the latest Operating System (OS) announced by Google on August 22, 2017. Android 8.0 is the first version of Android OS to include support for functions required in automotive

OMRON opens automation centre in Singapore

OMRON Asia Pacific has opened its Automation Center (ATC) in Singapore. The innovation showroom cum research and development (R&D) facility is part of a SGD 13.5 million (USD 10 million) investment in robotics capabilities in Singapore over the next two years and is in line with Singapore’s thrust towards advanced manufacturing. This is OMRON’s ninth

Srei Equipment Finance and Tata Motors ink MoU

Srei Equipment Finance Limited and Tata Motors have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to finance Tata Motors commercial vehicles with a special focus on construction and mining tippers. The preferred financier agreement (PFA) will allow both Srei and Tata Motors to explore enhanced growth prospects in the heavy-duty tipper truck segment in India. “This

Bolloré Logistics Inaugurates new multi-modal hub in Le Havre

Bolloré Logistics has inaugurated its new multi-modal Hub on the Logistics Park of Pont de Normandie, France. The company plays a key role in the logistical development of the Seine axis, where the company has four branches and runs a network of more than 700 employees. The location of the Hub allows Bolloré Logistics to

ELGi showcases ‘Air Alert’, Industry 4.0 initiative

Air-compressor manufacturer ELGi Equipments has launched Air Alert, its Industry 4.0 initiative. It is a SIM card based communication system that will track multiple parameters within a compressor such as operating temperature, pressure, volume of air delivered, and energy efficiency. ELGi aims to have 500 Air Alert devices for its screw compressor range in the