Plogging Drive by Continental India

Continental has organised an All India Plogging Drive as part of its sustainability initiatives. Continental employees in eight locations and plants, together with their families, participated. It was organised simultaneously in Bangalore, Pune, Gurgaon and Modipuram on June 30, 2019. Continental partnered with NGOs UnitedWay of Bengaluru, Ploggers of India and Saahas, to organize this across […]

Continental breaks ground for greenfield plant in India

Continental has held the groundbreaking of its greenfield plant in Talegaon, Pune, dedicated to its powertrain business. Around 30 million euros (Rs 240 crore) are planned to be invested in infrastructure and buildings until 2020. Production start is scheduled for early 2020 for various drivetrain products including engine management systems, sensors and actuators as well as […]

Continental to make more Airbag Control Units in India

Keeping its commitment to Vision Zero, a world with zero road crashes, zero fatalities, and zero injuries,  Continental has added a new assembly line to manufacture airbag control units (ACUs) at its Central Electronics Plant in Bangalore. Dr Bernhard Klumpp, Head of Continental’s Passive Safety & Sensorics business unit, remarked: “The adoption of safety technologies […]

Continental India appoints Ajay Kumar as Head-HR

Continental has appointed Ajay Kumar as Head of Human Relations, India. He will overlook both the Automotive and Rubber Groups in India, covering over 8000 employees spread across 15 locations, 8 manufacturing plants and eight legal entities. Ajay Kumar was previously heading HR for Continental’s Technical Centre India (TCI), the in-house R&D centre for Continental […]