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AVTEC Launches HD Transmissions For Mining, Oil Field Applications

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

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

Schaeffler India Shapes Mobility For Tomorrow

The Indian units of the Schaeffler Group, INA Bearings India Pvt Ltd and LuK India Pvt Ltd, are being merged with the listed entity Schaeffler India Ltd. The merger, to be completed formally next year, is to combine the strengths and competencies of all the three and establish one strong Schaeffler entity. “We have a

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

Lucas Indian Service Leads With Complete Solutions

Lucas Indian Service (LIS) established in 1930, is a specialist organisation in sales and service of Lucas-TVS auto electricals and Delphi-TVS diesel fuel injection equipment. LIS also manufactures automotive products and covers the country through its regional offices and branches equipped with warehousing facilities. The widespread distribution network of LIS reaches 1,250 towns and cities.

Delphi Announces Plans for Tax-Free Spin-Off of Powertrain Segment

Delphi Automotive PLC today announced its intention to execute a tax-free spin-off of its Powertrain Systems segment into a new, independent publicly traded company (“Powertrain”). Immediately following the transaction, which is expected to be completed by March 2018, Delphi shareholders will own shares of both companies. “Today’s announcement represents an exciting opportunity for our businesses

FEV Gears Up To Support Changing Automotive Sector

The FEV Group, an internationally recognised powertrain and vehicle engineering company, is gearing up to support the emerging requirement of the automotive industry especially in the connected vehicles and related systems. FEV offers a complete range of engineering services to customers the world over in the design, analysis, prototyping, powertrain and transmission development, vehicle integration,

Ashok Leyland acquires LCV business from Nissan Motor Corporation

Ashok Leyland Ltd (Ashok Leyland), flagship of the Hinduja Group, announced today it has completed the acquisition of Nissan Motor Co. Ltd.’s stake in each of the three joint ventures (JVs) formed between the two companies, namely, Ashok Leyland Nissan-Vehicles Limited, Nissan-Ashok Leyland Powertrain Limited and Nissan-Ashok Leyland Technologies Limited. In September 2016, Ashok Leyland

Yazaki Names Federal-Mogul Powertrain as a 2016 Green Supplier of the Year

Top automotive supplier Yazaki named Federal-Mogul Powertrain, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ:FDML), Green Supplier of the Year at its annual awards ceremony earlier this month, honoring them with an award in the Bulk Material category. Federal-Mogul Powertrain’s Systems Protection Group was chosen from Yazaki’s top 84 suppliers in North and Central America. “Yazaki

Nissan’s Decherd Powertrain Plant produces 10 millionth engine

With a new engine assembled every 19 seconds, the production lines at Nissan’s Decherd Powertrain Plant don’t stop often or for very long. Today was an exception as the team stopped to celebrate a milestone – production of the plant’s 10 millionth engine. The 10 millionth engine was a 2.5-liter, 4-cylinder engine that will be