Audi Begins Partnership Development with EOS for Additive Manufacturing

Audi AG based in Ingolstadt, Germany, one of the leading manufacturers of premium automobiles, has started a development partnership with EOS, the global technology and quality leader for high-end Additive Manufacturing (AM) solutions. The EOS consulting division “Additive Minds” is supporting Audi in the holistic implementation of this industrial 3D printing technology and the development of […]

Bosch Works With Research Partners To Develop Modular Manufacturing System

A research consortium led by Bosch is developing a novel industrial manufacturing concept. The nine partners on the ReCaM project aim to create a highly versatile manufacturing system. Such systems are needed because production times in modern manufacturing are becoming ever shorter. In addition, demand for customized products is increasing, and the number of variants […]

Schaeffler Honored as Transaxle Manufacturing of America “Partner-level Supplier”

Transaxle Manufacturing of America (TMA), a Rock Hill, S.C.-based manufacturer of custom-designed transaxles for vehicles used in a wide range of applications in the compact utility tractor and recreational markets, presented Schaeffler with a supplier recognition award for achieving Partner-level status in 2015. Schaeffler was selected for the honor in recognition of its outstanding service, […]

CNH Industrial’s engine plant achieves Silver Level Designation in World Class Manufacturing

FPT Industrial, the powertrain brand of CNH Industrial N.V., has received a Silver Level World Class Manufacturing (WCM) certification for its engine plant in Turin, Italy. FPT Industrial designs, develops, manufactures and offers a range of propulsion and transmission systems and axles for on- and off-road applications, as well as engines for marine application and […]

ASM to Organise Conference on Heat Treatment /Surface Engineering & Automotive Materials and Manufacturing

The Chennai Chapter of the ASM International is organizing the ‘2nd Heat Treatment and Surface Engineering Conference and Expo 2016 (HT&SE 2016)’ along with an event on ‘Automotive Materials & Manufacturing’  in Chennai, India. Speaking to AutoParts Asia, the Convenor of the events and General Manager, Research and Development, Wheels India Ltd, Dr T Sundararajan, […]

Henkel Corporation, North America, Acquires Magna-Tech Manufacturing

Henkel Corporation, the U.S. subsidiary of Henkel AG & Co. KGaA of Germany, today announced the acquisition of Magna-Tech Manufacturing, headquartered inMuncie, Indiana. Magna-Tech Manufacturing is the North American market leader in vacuum impregnation services, with a focus on process center capabilities. Magna-Tech will function as a subsidiary of Henkel Corporation, operating as part of […]

IAC Opens New Tianjin, China Manufacturing Location

Leading automotive interiors supplier International Automotive Components (IAC) continued its aggressive global expansion with the inauguration of a new manufacturing facility, Shanghai IAC-Songjiang Automotive Carpet and Acoustics Co., Ltd., located in Tianjin, China, . This marked the company’s 14th facility opening in seven countries in the past two years, increasing its total number of worldwide […]

Hero Motocorp’s Manufacturing Facility In Colombia Commences Operation

Hero MotoCorp Ltd. (HMCL), the world’s largest two-wheeler manufacturer, set a historic milestone with its ‘first’ global manufacturing facility, at Villa Rica, in Colombia going operational, here on Tuesday. Juan Manuel Santos, President of Colombia and Pawan Munjal, Chairman, MD and CEO of Hero MotoCorp Ltd. inaugurated the plant here today at a glittering ceremony […]