Author Archives: Pramod Thomas

Axalta Partners with Sehgal Foundation in India

Axalta Partners with Sehgal Foundation in India

Axalta Coating Systems has formed a three-year partnership with SM Sehgal Foundation (Sehgal Foundation) for a proposed soil and water conservation project in the semi-arid, drought-hit district of Alwar, Rajasthan in India. The joint project, which engages the local community in soil and water conservation awareness, aligns well with Axalta’s sustainability principle. In the next

Ashok Leyland displays six advanced products at the DefExpo India 2018

Ashok Leyland has showcased six advanced-technology products and solutions at the ongoing DefExpo India 2018. These products were unveiled by Mahadevi Bilebal, wife of late Lance Nayak Hanumanthappa Koppad, who was posthumously awarded the Sena medal, and Veer Chakra Capt Raghunath Singh. The products are- LSV 4×4: Light Specialist Vehicle 4×4, Guru 715: General Service

Kalyani Group makes it big in Protected Vehicles segment

Engineering and Technology company Kalyani Group has achieved a major breakthrough in Protected Vehicles segment. The company’s product portfolio has vehicles like the Armoured Personnel Carrier (APC), Light Bullet Resistant Vehicle (LBRV), Ultra-Light Strike Vehicle (ULSV), Light Armoured Vehicle (LAM) and the Armoured Troop Carrier (ATC). The Group’s flagship company Bharat Forge has recently bagged

Continental wins PACE Award for Digital Micromirror Head-Up Display

Continental has won a 2018 Automotive News PACE (Premier Automotive Suppliers’ Contribution to Excellence) Award for its Digital Micromirror Head-Up Display technology. Audi and Continental have also received an Innovation Partnership Award for the Safety Domain Control Unit (SDCU). In 2017, Continental got the PACE Award for its integrated brake system MK C1. “Continental is

BorgWarner wins PACE Award for Electric Motor Technology

BorgWarner has won the 2018 Automotive News PACE Award for its S-wind wire forming technology for electric motors and alternators. The technology enables the high-volume production of high-voltage electric motors up to 350 volts. Already in production on a 12-volt alternator for Hyundai Motor Company, BorgWarner expects to launch the technology in a first-of-its-kind 300-volt

Cooper Standard’s Fortrex technology wins PACE award

Cooper Standard has won the 2018 Automotive News PACE Award for its Fortrex lightweight elastomeric material. When applied to automotive sealing applications, it offers reduced weight while delivering superior weather seal performance and aesthetics. “This PACE Award recognition demonstrates the impact that material science can have on breakthrough innovation and is another milestone in Cooper

Visteon wins Automotive News PACE Award

Cockpit electronics technology supplier Visteon Corporation has won the Automotive News PACE Award for its cockpit domain controller platform, SmartCore. The PACE Awards honour innovation, technological advances and breakthrough processes developed by automotive suppliers. Addressing the biggest trend in the cockpit electronics industry, SmartCore offers a solution to integrate the instrument cluster, infotainment system and