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Ford Bridgend Marks Two Engine Production Milestones

Ford Bridgend Marks Two Engine Production Milestones

Ford’s Bridgend Engine Plant (BEP) in Wales has built its 19-millionth engine, 35 years after production began in May 1980. Earlier this year the Plant also produced its eight-millionth small capacity petrol “Duratec” engine, since ‘job one’ at Bridgend in May 1998. These two significant landmarks were celebrated by Ford Bridgend’s 2,200-strong workforce, alongside Ford

RS Components Highlights features of new Sealed Connector System

RS Components, the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc, the global distributor for engineers, has identified two ingenious features of the newly launched Molex ML-XT™ rugged, sealed connector system that help ensure superior reliability at a highly competitive price point. The ML-XT plastic housing and seal are moulded using a one-piece design, which is not only

Valvoline taps Big as agency of record

Valvoline, the pioneering developer of motor oil, has concluded its agency review process and has selected Birmingham, Alabama-based independent Big as agency of record for advertising, public relations, media, and digital marketing in Valvoline’s Do-it-Yourself (DIY) business. Valvoline selected Big after a thorough creative and media review that concluded this month with final pitches from

Toyota honours BorgWarner with Certificates Of Achievement Awards for Quality Performance

BorgWarner’s facilities in Bellwood and Frankfort, Illinois, received 2014 Certificates of Achievement from Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc. for Quality Performance. This Achievement Award recognizes suppliers that maintain less than 15 defects per million parts (PPMs). Both facilities achieved 100% quality ratings and 0 PPMs in 2014. This is the second consecutive

SAE Foundation Presents FEV-Sponsored Stefan Pischinger Young Industry Leadership Award

FEV North America, Inc., announced today that the SAE Foundation’s Stefan Pischinger Young Industry Leadership Award has been presented to Dr. Maria Cristina Herrera, Caterpillar, Inc., and Dr Scott Curran, Oak Ridge National Laboratory. FEV North America, Inc. president and CEO Patrick Hupperich made the announcement.  The award was presented at the SAE Foundation annual banquet

GEZE Door Systems in Dubai’s Recently Inaugurated Porsche Center

Innovative and functional architectural design in one of the world’s largest Porsche Centers GEZE, a world leader in manufacturing and development of doors and windows has chalked up another success after they equipped Porsche’s brand new facility in Dubai with state-of-the-art engineered door systems. With 49 Porsche cars on display, the new dealership on Sheikh

Renault unveils the Kwid

Leading European automobile manufacturer, Renault revealed its all new global product ‘Kwid’ today in Chennai, India. The 800cc car is the first to be built on the CMF-A platform and Renault in India will be addressing the small car segment which currently accounts for about 25 percent of the total industry volume. The car, having SUV

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