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WABCO company R.H. Sheppard receives award

WABCO company R.H. Sheppard receives award

WABCO Holdings group company R.H. Sheppard, the supplier of industry-leading steering technologies, has received the PACCAR Inc Supplier Performance Management (SPM) Achiever Award for the second consecutive year. Global truck manufacturer PACCAR Inc recognizes its top performing suppliers in the areas of product development, operations support, and business alignment with the truck maker’s objectives. Sheppard

WABCO acquires remaining stake in SA partnership

WABCO Holdings has acquired the remaining 51% stake in its South African partnership with Sturrock and Robson Industries forming WABCO South Africa. The move will enable the company to introduce its extended global portfolio to the Sub-Saharan region. WABCO’s product portfolio includes world-class systems for advanced driver assistance, braking, stability control, suspension, transmission automation and

Schaeffler expands in India; invests Rs 2,000 million

Schaeffler is committed to exploring the Indian market further. The industrial and automotive supplier has expanded its operations at INA Bearings in Talegaon, Pune. The company will set up a new manufacturing facility and an R&D facility within the existing premises. The Groundbreaking ceremony for the expansion was held recently. INA Bearings Pvt Limited is

Bosch showcases innovative technologies at Safe Roads India Summit

Bosch Chassis Systems India Private Ltd, a subsidiary of the Bosch Group in India, highlighted its commitment to road safety and child road safety by showcasing its automotive technology and vision at the SAFE ROADS India Summit 2017 held on November 22, 23 in New Delhi. The two-day event was dedicated to raise awareness and

Cooper Standard opens new Global technology centre in Michigan

Cooper Standard has opened a new Global Technology Centre in Livonia, Michigan to help customers meet demands of the evolving auto industry and non-automotive adjacent markets. The 137,750 square-foot facility offers capabilities in material science, tooling, development, production and validation. The Global Technology Centre will serve Cooper Standard’s global customer base. The new facility consolidates

Continental adds Timing Chains to its product portfolio

Continental has added Timing Chains for the automotive aftermarket to its portfolio of drive components. The company has long been known as a specialist in modern drive belts and it was, therefore, a logical further step for the company to react to current market developments and include timing chains in its range. “We are constantly

Continental opens Turbocharger plant in China

Continental has opened its first non-European turbocharger plant at the Continental site in Jiading near Shanghai, China. The new facility will produce the cutting-edge RAAX turbocharger, developed by Continental for the Volkswagen Group’s EA888 Gen.3B engine platform and in production in Europe since 2016, in the Audi A3. In the Chinese market, this 2.0-liter turbocharged

MG Motor India keen to collaborate with startups

MG Motor India has said that it is looking to collaborate with technology startups in the country. The British automotive company recently inaugurated its first manufacturing facility at Halol in Gujarat, India aims to bring additional synergies to its automotive business in the coming years, especially in the areas of telematics and manufacturing. “India has