BorgWarner opens new line at Chennai, India plant

Global automotive engine parts maker BorgWarner has expanded operations at its Kakkalur plant near Chennai in India. With its leading-edge production line for advanced engine timing and variable cam timing (VCT) systems, the expanded plant meets the increasing demand on the steadily growing Indian automotive market, meeting BS VI norms, while preparing to supply the […]

Hanon Systems to acquire business unit of Magna International

Global automotive supplier Hanon Systems has signed an agreement with Magna International to acquire its global Fluid Pressure and Controls business for $1.23 billion and is expected to complete in the first quarter of 2019. The business unit of Magna provides automakers with thermal and energy management solutions that improve conventional and electrified powertrain efficiency, […]

Lumax Cornaglia opens new R&D centre in Pune, India

Lumax Cornaglia Auto Technologies Limited, a JV between Lumax Auto Technologies Limited and Cornaglia Group of Turin, Italy, has inaugurated an R&D centre at a new location in Chakan, Pune. Pier Mario Cornaglia, Chairman, Cornaglia and Deepak Jain, Director, Lumax Auto Technologies have together inaugurated the facility. The R&D centre will host experienced designers from […]

Knorr-Bremse, Continental tie-up for highly automated driving in CVs

Continental and Knorr-Bremse have entered into a partnership to develop a complete system solution for highly automated driving (HAD) in commercial vehicles. The cooperation includes all functions for driver assistance and highly automated driving. The system consists of environment recognition, driving planning and decision-making, as well as the control of the actuator systems in the […]

Hanon Systems Portugal Celebrates 20 Years of Foundation

Hanon Systems Portugal, S.A., an affiliate of Hanon Systems has celebrates 20 years producing automotive compressors and its growing business in the electrified vehicle segment. The Palmela plant is located in the Setúbal District, about 25 kilometers (16 miles) south of Lisbon, the capital city of Portugal. It opened in 1998 producing mechanical scroll compressors for Ford Motor Co., […]

WABCO Partners with Escorts Group

WABCO has showcased a new and innovative automated agricultural tractor concept at ‘Esclusive 2018’ technology event, hosted by Escorts in New Delhi. Escorts Limited is a leading Indian engineering company that operates in the agri-machinery, construction equipment, and railway equipment sectors. As a key technology partner to Escorts, WABCO presented a breakthrough integration concept to […]