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Continental Expands Telematics Portfolio with Seamless Connectivity

Today’s vehicles include up to 100 computing units and millions of lines of code. Keeping this digital network updated or installing new functions has most often required a trip to the dealership, until now. “With more vehicles becoming digitized and drivers being used to a digital lifestyle, it is essential to keep the vehicle software

Auto Care Association Releases Digital Auto Care Factbook 2018 and Digital Auto Care Factbook & Lang Annual 2018

The Auto Care Association has released its industry-leading online publications, the Digital Auto Care Factbook 2018 and the Digital Auto Care Factbook & Lang Annual 2018. In this 27th edition, readers will find: An updated summary of “Key Economic Indicators 2013-2017” by Northwood University; New! An extended Industry Forecast through 2020 by IHS Markit; An updated Program and Retail Distribution Summary by Babcox Media;

MEMA Voices Strong Positions in Lead Up NAFTA Discussions

In comments submitted June 12 to United States Trade Representative (USTR) Robert Lighthizer, the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA) took a firm stance on behalf of its members arguing that great care be taken in renegotiating or modernizing the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). The detailed comments, which were in response to the

Local offerings from Bosch India drives the transition to the IoT era

Bosch India is driving the transition to the internet of things (IoT) era by drawing on its innovations and over a century’s legacy. With technological supremacy being built on the foundation of connectivity, Bosch has been developing local solutions that specifically cater to the needs of the Indian customer. “The journey towards ‘connected’ began years

Mercedes-Benz Starts Production of Fuel-efficient Axle at Kassel

Production of the new fuel-efficient truck axle started yesterday at the Mercedes‑Benz plant in Kassel. The rear axle reduces fuel consumption of the Mercedes-Benz Actros by up to 0.5 percent. In addition to the weight savings, the New Final Drive (NFD) particularly benefits from the actively controlled oil regulation in the final drive, the heart

Ambassador of France to India inaugurates Michelin India R&D

H.E. Mr Alexandre Ziegler, Ambassador of France to India, today formally inaugurated Michelin India’s Research and Development Laboratory in Manesar, Haryana. This new state-of-the-art facility expands Michelin India’s research and innovation capacity and strengthens its commitment to the mobility industry in the region. During the inauguration, Ambassador Alexandre Ziegler said: “Our vibrant economic partnership with

Bosch and partners make logistics fit for connected manufacturing

Every morning at 7:30 a.m. sharp, a truck leaves the Bosch plant in Homburg. It travels to a number of suppliers in sequence, all located within a 60 kilometer radius of the plant, picking up goods that Bosch requires to manufacture hydraulic components. Knowing whether the truck has reached all its stops on time, whether

Indo-French Chamber of Commerce and Industry to Organise Manufacturing Conference

The Indo-French Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IFCCI), in partnership with Invest India and The Madras Chamber of Commerce and Industry, is organising a Manufacturing conference on 23 June 2017 at The Westin, Velachery. The event hopes to share diverse experiences and knowledge in the field of manufacturing, and strives to further connect Indian and

Siemens signs MOU to establish Centers of Excellence across Karnataka

Siemens Industry Software India Pvt. Ltd, 100% owned subsidiary of Siemens PLM Software, USA, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Government Tool Room and Training Center (Government of Karnataka) and DesignTech Systems Limited to establish four Centers of Excellence across Karnataka. Siemens’ product lifecycle management (PLM) software offerings form crucial components of the integrated

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