Automotive technology

Automotive technology test site expands footprint in Castle – Merced County Times

Earlier this month, Merced County began construction on a $ 2.1 million extension of the automotive research and testing site at Castle Commerce Center. The new site will offer vehicle manufacturers, suppliers and innovators a variety of test areas that will replicate real road, rural and urban scenarios. Autonomous vehicle technologies and electrification will be […]

Automotive sector

Equipment supplier Nissan Faltec presents a series of challenges in the automotive sector

A major supplier to Nissan described the range of problems facing the auto industry as it reported a sharp drop in revenue and significant losses. Faltec Europe’s 2020 accounts show the company’s turnover fell 36% to £ 19.2million as it recorded an operating loss of £ 8.8million. The accounts cover the period in which the […]

Automotive technology

– £ 91million funding for green automotive technology

August 18, 2021 EV batteries with a range similar to internal combustion engines and which can charge in as little as 12 minutes are among the projects receiving significant funding to develop the latest green automotive technology. Image Shutterstock Four projects received funding under the Advanced Propulsion Center (APC) collaborative research and development competition, which […]

Automotive sector

Automotive industry: Indian automakers have found a way around the global chip crisis

A global semiconductor shortage that is hurting passenger vehicle production is not going to improve anytime soon, even as the market sees an increase in demand for cars and SUVs with the holiday season also around the corner. the street. Automakers have found a way to run their production lines by reducing the use of […]

Automotive engineering

IRP Systems Joins FISITA’s Global Automotive Engineering Network to Accelerate the Adoption of Electric Vehicle Technology

TEL AVIV, Israel and STANSTED, England, August 17, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — PIR systems, the leading provider of cutting-edge electrical transmission solutions, has joined FISITA, the international membership organization for the automotive and mobility systems engineering community. Joining FISITA is part of IRP’s mission to accelerate the adoption of electric vehicles through its breakthroughs in electric […]

Automotive sector

This is why the automotive sector is an important engine of growth in the Chichester district.

Goodwood Revival, 2019 (Photo: Derek Martin) Already home to established and world-renowned companies including Rolls-Royce and Goodwood Estate, the area is also home to a number of car dealerships – national and independent – and specialist workshops for repair and customization. Employers are supported by the skills offering from educational institutions in the district, Chichester […]

Automotive sector

Here’s How the Vehicle Scrappage Policy Can Help India’s Economy and Automotive Sector

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today launched India’s long-awaited vehicle scrappage policy. Prime Minister Modi launched the policy at the Gujarat Investor Summit and asked young people and start-ups to join this scheme. Scrapping vehicles will help phase out unclean and polluting vehicles in an environmentally friendly manner, he said. Prime Minister Modi also mentioned that […]

Automotive sector

GM Oshawa assembly manager among three “Canadians to watch” in auto industry

By Glenn Hendry Posted on August 10, 2021 at 3:17 p.m. A plant manager and engineer at General Motors in Oshawa, as well as a planning director at Volkswagen Canada were among 16 people in the automotive industry named by Automotive News Canada as “Canadians to Watch” in 2021. Jacqueline Thomson, 45, is a 21-year […]

Automotive sector

Global Shortage of Microchips – Supporting the Automotive Sector

X Sign up for free to get the latest news straight to your inbox Register By Adam Kelly, Senior Partner, DLA Piper Adam Kelly The global shortage of semiconductor chips continues to wreak havoc on supply chains and manufacturing operations around the world, grounding production at some of the biggest brands and disrupting hundreds of […]

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automotive sector: locator search: automakers choose key parts to focus on

As major automakers around the world embark on a ‘China plus one’ risk reduction journey, India’s Motown sees a double location benefit: reducing imports of essential content by up to one-fifth vehicles in five years and ensure a greater future share of global parts. Business. The Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) and the Automotive […]

Automotive sector

South African women are making progress in the automotive sector – SABC News

Once the exclusive domain of men, there is an encouraging new influx of women into the automotive industry in Gqeberha – bringing a fresh new dynamism and balance to the sector. Despite many women’s fears of breaking into male-dominated industries, these women are defying the odds, proving that women in these industries can excel. The […]

Automotive sector

South African women advance in automotive industry – SABC News

Once the exclusive domain of men, there is an encouraging new influx of women into the automotive industry in Gqeberha – bringing new dynamism and balance to the sector. Despite the fears of many women about breaking into male-dominated industries, these women are defying the odds, proving that women in these industries can excel. The […]

Automotive sector

Morocco celebrates the achievements of the automotive sector

Morocco achieved two years ahead of schedule in 2018 the targets it set for the automotive industry, particularly in terms of turnover, exports, local procurement and jobs. Thanks to an ambitious industrial acceleration plan which has stimulated public-private partnership and encouraged investments from global suppliers, the Moroccan automotive industry has reached the objectives set for […]

Automotive sector

UK auto sector saw weakest July sales in decades

Just over 120,000 new cars were registered in the UK in July, the weakest performance the domestic sector has seen since 2000, the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT) said. A combination of supply chain shortages and “pingemia” thwarted attempts to boost sales, with industry estimates for the year being revised down to 1.82 […]

Automotive sector

Global Microchip Shortage – Supporting the Automotive Industry

The global semiconductor chip shortage continues to wreak havoc on supply chains and manufacturing operations across the globe, crippling production for some of the biggest brands and disrupting hundreds of industries. The auto sector has been particularly hard hit, as automakers compete for microchip sourcing against big tech companies. As vehicles become more technologically advanced, […]

Automotive sector

Is the automotive sector seeing the beginnings of a boom in robotics investments?

The auto industry is seeing an increase in robotics investment across several key parameters, according to an analysis of figures from GlobalData. Robotics is gaining a growing presence in many industries, with top companies around the world closing more robotics deals, hiring more robotics roles and mentioning it more frequently in company reports in early […]