Elektrobit launches new tool for ADAS, AD systems

Elektrobit (EB) has announced a cloud-based tool for end-to-end validation of advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS) and autonomous driving (AD) systems. Available on Microsoft’s cloud platform Azure, the new EB Assist Test Lab provides distributed teams with a single solution to more easily manage petabytes of driving-scene data generated in real and simulated test drives during […]

Shell launches Customer Experience Centre in Bangalore, India

Shell Lubricants has launched its Customer Experience Centre (CEC) , in an experiential format at the Shell Technology Centre Bangalore (STCB) in India. The CEC has been built on the three pillars of the company’s Technology leadership – Innovation, Partnership and Application. The CEC takes visitors on a journey to experience Shell’s values, people, breakthrough […]

Elgi Equipments wins design award

Air-compressor manufacturer Elgi Equipments’ ELGi AB ‘Always Better’ series, a disruption in Oil free compressed air technology, has won the CII Design Excellence Award in the Industrial Design, capital goods category. The award acknowledges and celebrate design and innovation in India. Dr. Jairam Varadaraj, Managing Director, Elgi Equipments, said “At ELGi, design thinking is at […]

Prof. Peter Gutzmer retires from Schaeffler; Uwe Wagner is the new CTO

Schaeffler AG’s Chief Technology Officer and Deputy CEO Prof. Dr.-Ing. Peter Gutzmer (65), is retiring after 18 years of service with the company. At its meeting on October 1, 2019, the Supervisory Board of the company appointed Uwe Wagner (54), currently Head of Research & Development, Automotive OEM and Industrial, as Professor Gutzmer’s successor on […]

Dana,Valeo collaborate to supply 48-V EV systems

Dana Incorporated and Valeo today announced a global collaboration to develop and supply 48-volt electric-vehicle systems for new-mobility applications, including low-speed electric and hybrid e-AWD vehicles. The first system is scheduled to launch in early 2020 with a major European automaker on series-produced cars. The joint development will provide customers with complete electromechanical systems for […]

‘India’s new steps will boost R&D in auto sector’

Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA), the apex body representing India’s auto component manufacturing sector, hailed the latest measures announced by the Indian Government today. The auto component industry contributes 2.3 per cent to India’s GDP. ACMA President Deepak Jain said that the decision to expand the scope of CSR expenditure to include incubation […]