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Global Tech. Innovations Converge At IMTEX 2018

Global Tech. Innovations Converge At IMTEX 2018

By Pramod Thomas: Organized by Indian Machine Tool Manufacturers’ Association (IMTMA), IMTEX FORMING 2018 & Tooltech 2018 (IMTEX 2018), South East Asia’s largest exhibition of metal forming technologies,was the convergence of innovative technologies across the world. Growing by 18 percent in size,it was bigger and better than the previous editions. Held at the Bangalore International

TVS Motor Clubs Comfort, Performance In NTORQ

By APA Bureau: TVS Motor Company has announced its foray into the 125cc scooter segment with the launch of NTORQ 125. Designed for the youth, the new scooter has been developed based on the TVS Racing pedigree and comes with state-of-the-art three-valve engine for improved performance. Priced at Rs. 58,750 (Ex-showroom New Delhi), the scooter

Suresh Krishna to retire as MD of Sundram Fasteners; passes the baton to next gen

-Arathi Krishna to succeed as MD effective April 20, 2018 -Arundhati Krishna also to be elevated as Joint Managing Director The Board of Directors of Sundram Fasteners Limited, (SFL), part of the $7.2 billion TVS group, at its meeting held today have announced changes in the Board. Sri Suresh Krishna retires as the Managing Director

Brakes India Adds Value To OEMs With Technology

Chennai-headquartered Brakes India unveiled its hydraulic-assisted disc brake system, integrated brake control and other products at the recently-concluded Auto Expo 2018–Components Show. The new braking system improves braking stability and life, reduces weight and provides better ROI to customers. Sriram Viji, Deputy Managing Director, Brakes India, told T Murrali of AutoParts Asia in an exclusive

Henkel Adhesive Provides Futuristic Solutions

By Pramod Thomas: Henkel Adhesive Technologies, a global leader in the adhesives market across all industry segments,and a solution provider for adhesives, sealants and functional coatings, combines innovation and technology leadership to deliver solutions for industrial products and consumer goods. It has recently introduced an innovative and sustainable product for surface metal pre-treatment called BonderiteduaLCys.

MFCS To Be Among Top 3 In Out-Of-Warranty Car servicing

By Sharad Matade: Recently MFCS serviced the one millionth car. Soon it will begin business in branded generic 2-wheeler spare partsand servicing of high-end luxury cars. Mahindra First Choice Services (MFC Services), with its increasing scale and growing customer satisfaction, passed by the milestone of servicing one million carsin December 2017. The CEO of the

Kia’s India-specific SP Concept To Roll Out Next Year

By T Murrali: Kia Motors, Korea’s oldest vehicle maker and a sibling of Hyundai Motors, will roll out its most modern,India-specific compact SUV, SP Concept, the showpiece of the recent New Delhi Auto Expo, from its new plant being set up at Anantapur, Andhra Pradesh, India, in mid-2019. Kia Motors India is investing USD 1.1

CSP Moulds Carbon Fibre Composites Market Beyond NAFTA

By T Murrali: Continental Structural Plastics (CSP), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Teijin, the Tokyo-based technology-driven global group operating in the fields of advanced fibres, plastics & films, composites, healthcare, and IT business, is a vertically integrated automotive supplier. Teijin purchased CSP last year. The integration between CSP and Teijin is an important part of Teijin’s

MEMA Intervenes To Steer Policies, Promote Trade

The Motor and Equipment Manufacturing Association (MEMA), founded in 1904, represented producers in the automotive manufacturing space. As the industry evolved, four different divisions were created under MEMA: Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA), Motor Equipment Remanufacturing Association (MERA), Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA), and the Heavy-Duty Suppliers Association (HDMA). “MEMA is the only association that

‘DICV, The Most Exciting Daimler Venture In 50 Years’

BharatBenz is a true success story wrought in a short span based on the fundamentals unique to Germany and India. It was a perfect mixture of processes, quality, and standardisation from Germany with the Indian flavour of creativity, speed and cost-consciousness. In 2006 Marc Listosella was assigned to explore the Indian market potential for Daimler