Continental starts institute for technology and transformation

Continental has founded an institute for technology and transformation. The primary task of the new institute is the qualification of all employees in Germany. The institute’s services cover Industry 4.0, new drive concepts and digitalization. “As electrification and digitalisation become more widespread, simple tasks are being replaced by more complex tasks that require training. These […]

WABCO sets up new Fleet Solutions organisation

WABCO Holdings has established a new Fleet Solutions organization which will develop solutions designed to further connect the complex transportation ecosystem. The new business builds on WABCO’s former Aftermarket and its Digital Customer Services units. WABCO’s Fleet Solutions combines both advanced digital solutions and best-in-class services under one roof. Beyond spare parts and services offering, the […]

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 […]

Valeo sets-up Centre of Excellence at VIT Vellore, India

Valeo has set-up a Centre of Excellence at Vellore Institute of Technology’s (VIT) Vellore campus in Tamil Nadu, India. Pierre Lebrun, Vice President, Group Electronics Expertise and Development Services, Valeo has inaugurated the facility. Jaji Vijayaraman, Mechanical R&D Director, Group Electronics Expertise and Development Services, Valeo India and Dr Anand A. Samuel, Vice-Chancellor, Dr. S. Narayanan, Pro-Vice Chancellor, Dr. Vasudevan […]

Sandhar Technologies forms JV with South Korea’s Winnercom

Auto component manufacturer Sandhar Technologies has signed a Joint Venture agreement with Winnercom Co.in South Korea for manufacturing and selling, electronic parts and accessories for the automotive industries in India which would include Shark fin antenna and micro pole antenna and other products for the four-wheeler segment. The JV company is expected to commence commercial production and supplies […]

ACMA urges calibrated move for e-mobility

Automotive Component Manufacturers Association of India (ACMA) emphasized the need for the calibrated roll-out of e-mobility in the country, especially for the two and three wheelers segments. The industry body is highly appreciative of the thrust given to localization in the PMP (Phased Manufacturing Program) announced simultaneously with the FAME-2 (Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Hybrid & […]