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Daimler and BAIC signs framework agreement

In the presence of German Chancellor Dr. Angela Merkel and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, Daimler AG and its Chinese partner BAIC Group today signed a framework agreement on further strengthening their strategic collaboration through investments for New Energy Vehicles in China. Hubertus Troska, Member of the Board of Management of Daimler AG, responsible for Greater

Honeywell Introduces Connected Plant To Promote Digitisation

At the first India Technology Summit (ITS), Honeywell has introduced its suite of solutions under the Honeywell Connected Plant (HCP) to promote digitisation in industries in support of the government’s Digital India effort. HCP’s transformative solutions enable manufacturers and process industries leverage data and insights to improve the efficiency and profitability of their operations. HCP

Mercedes-Benz paving future way of the supplier network USA

Mercedes-Benz is setting the course for the future at the Mercedes-Benz U. S. International, Inc. Supplier Forum 2017, held last week in Alabama. In strategic discussions with selected suppliers, Mercedes-Benz met with its supplier network for the future production program at the Tuscaloosa plant in Alabama – the traditional manufacturing location for SUVs. “Our suppliers

NACE Automechanika Chicago Commits To Industry Training

NACE Automechanika Chicago, the largest U.S. trade show dedicated to high-end technical and management-related training for automotive collision and service repair shops, is pleased to present one of the largest offerings of in-depth, practical automotive training July 26-29, 2017 at McCormick Place, Chicago, IL. As a part of the Automotive Service and Collision Repair Week,

Varroc Lighting Expands Brazil Operations In Partnership with MEKRA Lang

Varroc Lighting Systems today announced an expansion into the key market of Brazil, supporting the company’s worldwide growth plans. The strategic expansion, made possible through partnering with German company, MEKRA Lang, further increases Varroc Lighting Systems’ global competitive footprint. “The primary intent of expanding to Brazil at this time is to support our customers with

NNG Receives Fujitsu Ten Award for the Second Time

Setting foot in the Japanese market as a foreign company is more than challenging, especially in the technology sector. NNG, a global automotive software provider, first started working on an automotive navigation project in the country back in 2009. Throughout the years, a number of other projects followed that allowed the company to obtain valuable

Bridgestone Unveils ECOPIA EP300

With over 20 years of experience in developing state of the art techonologies and  technical know-how to design high performing eco-oriented products, Bridgestone is proud to unveil the new Passenger Radial ECOPIA EP300 Tyre. EP300 is positioned as next generation eco-tyre that offers low rolling resistance and superior wet grip performance while delivering an extended

Ford Honors Hanon Systems with World Excellence Award

Global automotive supplier Hanon Systems has earned the prestigious World Excellence Award from Ford Motor Company. The award was presented Wednesday at the automaker’s 19th annual event held at the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, Mich. Hanon Systems received the Gold Award for its superior quality, delivery and cost performance at the company’s Pyeongtaek manufacturing facility

SKF launches European centre for automobile spare parts

The new centre, at St-Cyr-sur-Loire in France, will take on spare part kit production activities and will also integrate a new flexible production line for wheel hub bearings. Gothenburg, Sweden, 23 May 2017: SKF is investing in new production facilities at the St-Cyr-sur-Loire site in France in order to streamline its EMEA automotive aftermarket activities. The