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ACMA Value Chain Summit starts on May 18, 2018 in Gujarat, India

ACMA Value Chain Summit starts on May 18, 2018 in Gujarat, India

The ACMA Value Chain Summit, organised by Automotive Component Manufacturers Association (ACMA), will take place on May 18-19, 2018, at Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India. The event will be inaugurated by the Chief Minister of Gujarat Vijay Rupani. Over 150 Indian auto component manufacturers will exhibit their products & solutions at the summit. Kenichi Ayukawa, Managing Director

Schaeffler to streamline its structures

  Global automotive and industrial supplier Schaeffler has decided that the Bearing Components & Technologies unit (BCT), which currently functions as an internal supplier, will be dissolved and that all Schaeffler plants without a divisional allocation will become part of either the Automotive OEM or Industrial division. The Automotive Aftermarket division will continue to be

Continental, IIT Madras to jointly research machine learning

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between Continental and Indian Institute of Technology, Madras for Advanced Research in Machine Learning. The project, code-named NeuroMotive, focuses on advanced research in Machine Learning and Neural Networks for technologies that aid partially automated driving. IIT Madras with its known capability in machine learning and bio-inspired neural networks

WABCO extends supply of air compressors to a global firm in Europe

WABCO Holdings has extended its long-term agreement to supply air compressor technology for a major global manufacturer of trucks and buses in Europe. Under the agreement, valued at almost $100 million, WABCO will continue to supply the c-comp clutch compressors, as well as water-cooled w-comp and m-comp non-water-cooled crankcase air compressors, across Europe, the Americas

ACMA @ Automechanika Dubai 2018

Auto Component Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA) is participating at Automechanika Dubai 2018 at Dubai World Trade Centre from May 1-3, 2018. This year, the show will witness participation from 100 Indian exhibitors, 50 ACMA member companies and an equal number from Engineering Export Promotion Council of India (EEPC). The Indian exhibitors will showcase their

Dana Partners with Workhorse to develop new e-Vehicle

Dana Incorporated and Workhorse Group Inc have announced the design, development, and production of a city delivery vehicle featuring Dana’s Spicer Electrified integrated e-Drive axle. Workhorse is a technology company focused on providing sustainable and cost-effective electric mobility solutions to the commercial electric transportation sector. The company has been developing sustainable electric vehicle (EV) solutions

ExxonMobil acquires PT Federal Karyatama

ExxonMobil has agreed to purchase PT Federal Karyatama (FKT), one of Indonesia’s largest manufacturers and marketers of motorcycle lubricants. The acquisition includes the Federal Oil brand and a 700,000 barrel per year blending plant in Cilegon, Indonesia. Founded in 1988, FKT is one of Indonesia’s leading motorcycle lubricant marketers with a nationwide distribution network supported

Dana to supply Driveline Components for Hino XL7 and XL8 Trucks

Dana Incorporated will be the exclusive driveline supplier for the highly anticipated Hino XL7 and XL8 Class 7 and 8 commercial vehicles. The trucks would feature Dana Spicer D- and E-Series steer axles, SPL 140 and 170 driveshafts, and several models of Spicer single and tandem drive axles, including the AdvanTEK 40, newly released S172

Polish automotive suppliers contribute to decarbonisation in Europe

The Polish automotive supply industry represented by SDCM, in the tie-up with CLEPA, the European Association of Automotive Suppliers, reaffirmed its commitment in the pursuit of CO2 emissions reduction, contributing to the decarbonisation of road transport in the European Union at an event in Brussels. The event was hosted by Andrzej Grzyb MEP, and several