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Magna, Lyft to jointly develop self-driving systems

Magna, Lyft to jointly develop self-driving systems

Mobility technology company Magna and North America’s fastest growing rideshare company Lyft have inked a multi-year collaboration to jointly fund, develop, and manufacture self-driving systems. In addition to self-driving vehicles that will be deployed on Lyft’s own ridesharing network in the coming years, Magna has the ability to deploy the technologies across a wide range

EV charging solutions from Delta Electronics India

Power and Energy management firm Delta Electronics India, 100% subsidiary of Delta Electronics (Thailand), has launched its complete range of energy efficient electric vehicle (EV) charging solutions in India. Exhibiting at Elecrama 2018, Delta showcased its diverse portfolio of EV solutions with DC Quick, AC Chargers and Site Management System. These chargers can be conveniently

A new addition to Honeywell Connected Plant

Honeywell has added a new wearable gas detector solution which integrates with Honeywell’s leading plant control system to protect workers and speed up emergency response. It helps to protect lives and enable faster response in case of hazardous leaks or worker injury. The wearable gas detectors monitor gas, radiation and dust, and are tightly integrated

World’s first multi-band GNSS receiver from STMicroelectronics

Global semiconductor leader STMicroelectronics has launched the world’s first multi-frequency satellite-navigation receiver chipset suitable for safety-critical automotive applications and high accuracy positioning at the decimeter and centimetre-level for Precise Point Positioning (PPP) and Real Time Kinematic (RTK) applications. Traditional in-car navigation systems help drivers reach their destinations using receivers and commercial satellite services that allow

An interactive tyre from Pirelli

Pirelli has introduced its Cyber Car technology at the 88th Geneva International Motor Show. It enables the tyre to directly interact with the car’s onboard electronics and with driver assistance systems, delivering important information about the car’s operation to ensure a safer drive with enhanced performance. The new system will be in the market by

Knorr-Bremse makes history; produces over 3 million exhaust valve systems

The GT Emissions Systems, part of the Knorr-Bremse Group-owned GT Group, has created a milestone by producing more than three million exhaust valve systems around the world. The County Durham-based operation would dispatch over 500,000 Engine Air valves from its Peterlee headquarters in 2018. GT Emissions Systems manufactures exhaust gas control systems for on- and

BorgWarner opens Turbocharger production facility in Thailand

BorgWarner has inaugurated a Turbocharger production facility at Rayong, Thailand. With a total area of 69,965 square feet, the facility includes a leading-edge production line for advanced turbocharging solutions. BorgWarner has designed the plant to meet growing demand in the expanding Southeast Asian automotive market along with global automakers based in the region. “Thailand is

Continental, CITC JV to produce 48-Volt battery systems

Technology company Continental, and Chinese automotive supplier and battery manufacturer Sichuan Chengfei Integration Technology Co., Ltd. (CITC) will, through their subsidiaries, have established a joint venture for the development and production of 48-volt battery systems for the automotive industry. The joint venture, Continental (60%) and CITC (40%) of the shares, will operate globally and supply

WABCO inks largest Fleet Management Solutions contract with Girteka Logistics

Technology supplier WABCO Holdings has signed its largest ever Fleet Management Solutions (FMS) contract with Girteka Logistics, headquartered in Vilnius, Lithuania. Following this, 2,700 trucks across Girteka Logistics’ European fleet will be equipped with WABCO’s advanced FMS. It has a fleet of more than 4,000 trucks and 4,300 trailers. It delivers over 320,000 Full Truck

ZF India Technology Centre celebrates the first anniversary

ZF India’s state of the art India Technology Centre (ITC) has completed one year. The India technology centre plays a critical support role in the area of electronics, embedded software and mechanical engineering. It is deeply integrated with the 20 main development centres of ZF worldwide. The centre is focusing on software that would amount