IMI and Automechanika announce global skills partnership

The Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) has today (Tuesday 13th September) confirmed it will be working together to achieve a joint partnership with the world’s leading trade event organiser, Messe Frankfurt, whose global events are dedicated to improving the automotive supply chain and aftermarket. Bringing together thousands of automotive supply and aftermarket companies on […]

Continental Focuses on Automated Truck Convoys

“Every percent counts toward lower consumption,” says Elmar Degenhart, CEO of the international technology company Continental, referring to the importance of low-emission transport. Accordingly, the company is developing components and systems for the series launch of the electronic towbar, also known as “platooning.” “With platooning, the truck, which is electronically coupled with the lead vehicle, […]

Allison Transmission announces retirement of Senior Vice President Michael G. Headly

Allison Transmission Holdings Inc. has announced the retirement of Michael G. Headly, senior vice president for global marketing, sales and service, effective March 31, 2016. His successor will be named at a future date. “Mike has been instrumental in developing our business around the world over the past 30 years,” saidLawrence E. Dewey, chairman, president […]