Special Report articles

Car Market Resilient To GST Sore

Car Market Resilient To GST Sore

By APA Bureau: India rolled out the Goods and Services Tax (GST) in July 2017 to realise the goal of `One Nation, One Tax, One Market’, and to create a business-friendly environment. GST replaced all forms of indirect taxes including service tax, central excise, value added tax (VAT) and central sales tax. In June, the

Achates Power Offers Upgraded Version Of IC Engines

The US technology company Achates Power develops radically improved internal combustion(IC) engines that increase fuel efficiency, reduce greenhouse gas emissions and cost less than conventional engines. The company has 12 customers whose contracts include different engine applications for passenger vehicle, light commercial vehicle, heavy commercial vehicle, Military, Marine and stationary power. The Achates Power Opposed-Piston

WABCO Launches Electronic Stability Control System For CVs In India

By T Murrali: WABCO India, the leading manufacturer of safety systems for commercial vehicles,has introduced in India ESCsmart, its Electronic Stability Control System for trucks and buses,to reduce accidents and enhance safety. Commercial vehicles, especially the large trucks, buses and multi-axle vehicles, account for a third of road accidents in India. About 84 percent of

Auto Industry in 2030

By Louis Rumao: Disruptive technologies, environmental issues, changing demographics and the economic volatility in the emerging markets make predicting the future of automotive industry difficult. Technology-driven trends will revolutionize the way industry players respond to changing consumer behavior, develop partnerships, and drive transformational change. Nobody can predict the future, still every business needs to plan

Increasing Role Of Connected Machines In Connected World

By ShamPrasad: Meeting customer expectations for cost competitive products without compromising on features is a big challenge for manufacturers anywhere in the world. A more evolved manufacturing ecosystem leading to Internet of Things (IoT) or Industry 4.0 at various levels is the latest way to face this challenge. This is more applicable to the automotive

ANSYS Teams Up With IIT Bombay To Advance Future Of Simulation

By T Murrali: ANSYS, the global leader in Pervasive Engineering Simulation, and the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay (IIT Bombay), a worldwide leader in engineering education,will fund research projects that will fuel innovations across industries. With IIT Bombay, ANSYS will accelerate research and development to improve the safety, performance and security of autonomous vehicles, next-generation

Satven’s Digital Systems Cuts Cost, Time-to-market

By APA Bureau: Satyam Venture Engineering Services Pvt. Ltd. (Satven), the perfect outsourcing solutions partner that addresses the technology and cycle time requirements, caters to the varied and complex design and engineering needs of the automotive industry.Satven with its strong digital manufacturing expertise is offering various services to its automotive customers. Digital manufacturing technologies enable

Altair Develops Tools, Systems For Changing Needs

By Pramod Thomas: Globally driverless vehicles, and driverless but assisted-driving vehicles are becoming a reality. By 2030 India plans to have more electric vehicles (EV) on its roads. Weight is going to be the biggest deterrent for EVs. “These are the new developments across the globe and in India. Our tools are ready to handle