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Asia To Accelerate Automotive Aftermarket Boom For Delphi

Asia To Accelerate Automotive Aftermarket Boom For Delphi

The line-up of Delphi Technologies, a world leader in the OEM and aftermarket supplies, includes parts, equipment, software and training to help its customers to be a step ahead in servicing and maintaining sophisticated vehicle systems. Delphi covers fuel systems, air conditioning, engine management, steering and suspension, advanced diagnostic equipment, e-catalogues and more.“I would classify

LIS Tames New Trends With Multi-brand Parts, Service

The Indian automotive industry, forced to leapfrog from BS-IV to BS-VI by 2020, is in a cruise mode to develop new technologies for that. Rising expectations of the consumers fuel unforeseen technology innovations. These factors pose tough challenges to the Indian aftermarket which is unique in terms of geography, technology and product-mix. Lucas Indian Service

Tata Hitachi Makes In India Backhoe ‘Shinrai’ For The World

By APA Bureau: In a bid to enhance its product portfolio and to support its joint venture partner, Tata Hitachi has recently unveiled an all new backhoe loader,Shinrai, which in Japanese parlance means trust, reliability and confidence. Tata Hitachi is a subsidiary of Hitachi Construction Machinery Co. Ltd., which holds 60 percent share with Tata

inmess Testing Equipment Ensures Perfect Interaction Between Vehicle And Tyres

Premium vehicle manufacturers demand 100 percent control of the complete wheels to ensure requisite safety margins, excellent drive characteristics and low fuel consumption. The “quality package” in a complete wheel assembly line includes high-tech equipment, such as uniformity measurement and bead seat optimizing machines. The requirement for rim run-out testing is becoming more and more

JCB Introduces Backhoe Loader With AMT

By APA Bureau: JCB India Limited, India’s leading manufacturer of Earthmoving and Construction Equipment, showcased an exciting line-up of innovative and intelligent machines at the 9th edition of Excon 2017 in Bengaluru. JCB India is leveraging digital technology by integrating Big Data and Internet of Things in its products and services. The new range of

AVTEC Launches HD Transmissions For Mining, Oil Field Applications

By APA Bureau: AVTEC, one of the largest independent manufacturers of powertrain and precision engineered products, has introduced, a 1,200 hp heavy duty transmission, ideal for 100T mining dump truck and oil field applications. The new product named AH8700 has been designed and developed at its in-house tech centre at Hosur, Tamil Nadu. It has

Fremax Offers Consistent Quality by Total Business Control

By Sharad Matade: Control over procurement of raw materials, production and delivery of its products, enables Fremaxto maintain quality of its products and ensure customer satisfaction. “We sell what we manufacture. Today many of our competitors outsource most of their parts or even the whole product, but we control the entire business. We have our

New Powertrains To Affect Auto Parts Business

By Louis Rumao: The anticipated growth of Autonomous Connected Electric (ACE) vehicle segment may blindside some current auto parts suppliers The term “disruption” and “disruptive” always had a negative connotation – disturbance or problems that interrupt an event, activity or process. But in 1995, Clayton M. Christensen and colleagues coined the term “disruptive innovation” to

TitanX Finds More Role For New Engine Cooling System

Acquired by Tata Autocomp early this year, TitanX will continue to work independently, leveraging Tata AutoComp’s technical synergies and scale. Matt Moore, Vice President Research, Technology and Engineering, TitanX Engine cooling in an Interview with Sharad Matade of Autoparts Asia, explained the changing role of engine cooling systems from a mere engine heat reducer to