Author Archives: Pramod Thomas

Apollo Tyre’s P K Mohamed wins award

Apollo Tyre’s P K Mohamed wins award

Apollo Tyres Chief Advisor R&D P K Mohamed has won the ‘Outstanding Industrial Partner’ award instituted by the International and Interuniversity Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (IIUCNN) of Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala, India. The award was presented by the Vice-Chancellor of MG university Dr Babu Sebastian during the International Conference on Nanomaterials: Synthesis, characterization

Mercedes-AMG launches GLE 43 4MATIC Coupe ‘OrangeArt’ and SLC 43 ‘RedArt’ launched in India

Mercedes-Benz India has launched the Mercedes-AMG GLE 43 4MATIC Coupe ‘OrangeArt’ Edition and the SLC 43 ‘RedArt’ Edition. Roland Folger, Managing Director and CEO, Mercedes-Benz India has launched these vehicles in the Indian market. “We have an exciting range of products in our global portfolio which we present to our Indian customers on a regular

OMRON Corporation, Techman Robot Incorporated tie-up

OMRON Corporation and Techman Robot Incorporated have signed an agreement to form a strategic alliance in the area of collaborative robots. OMRON will globally market and sell Techman’s TM series of collaborative robots via OMRON’s worldwide distribution network under a co-branded logo, starting in the second half of FY2018. Besides, both these companies will cooperate

Product Manager at Nissan

Nissan is setting up its Global Digital Hub in Trivandrum, India and has following job openings Product Manager As the Product Owner at Nissan, you will own the vision and definition of the product in alignment with vertical objectives to maximize the product. The role includes communication and collaboration with remote teams, and involves challenging

Volvo offices to be plastic free

Volvo Cars will remove single-use plastics from all its offices, canteens and events across the globe by 2019 end. The premium car maker will replace over 20 million single-use plastic items such as cups, food containers and cutlery with more sustainable alternatives, including biodegradable products made of paper, pulp and wood. This equates to the

ACMA Value Chain Summit begins in Ahmedabad, India

In a bid to create a robust supply chain and an independent ecosystem in Gujarat, ACMA – Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India has organised Value Chain Summit in Ahmedabad. Despite Gujarat being home to India’s largest passenger carmaker – Maruti Suzuki,  the largest two-wheeler manufacturer – Hero MotoCorp, Tata Motors, Ford India and Honda

New cost-efficient 3D surround view system added to ADAS

Renesas Electronics Corporation and Magna aim to accelerate the mass adoption of advanced driving assistance system (ADAS) feature with a new cost-efficient 3D surround view system designed for entry and mid-range vehicles. The 3D surround view system adopts Renesas’ high- performance, low-power system-on-chip (SoC) optimized for the smart camera and surround view systems. By enabling

Precision Camshafts acquires Emoss Mobile Systems

Precision Camshafts Limited (PCL) has acquired 51 percent equity shares of Netherlands-based EMOSS Mobile Systems, a one-stop solution for electric powertrains. With this PCL forays into electric mobility. The acquisition paves the way to mature electrical mobility markets such as Europe, North America, and Australasia. Emoss promoters will continue to hold 49 percent and remain