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Ukraine conflict stalls auto industry engine

The auto industry around the world is bracing for bigger problems as a result of the Russian-Ukrainian conflict. The globalization of production, part of which is in the conflict region, is breaking supply chains and stopping car production inside and outside Russia and Ukraine. Reports foresee a worsening of the microchip crisis as some crucial […]

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automotive industry: Italy releases 8.7 billion euros to support the automotive sector

Germany subsidized purchases of battery electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids totaling 3.1 billion euros last year, almost five times more than in 2020. ROME: Italy plans to set aside 8.7 billion euros ($9.7 billion) until 2030 to support its auto industry, a draft decree seen by Reuters showed on Tuesday. As part of a package […]

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Autochek Summit: Improving Access to Finance Will Drive Automotive Sector Growth

The automotive sector commands enormous value locked inside, but as players operate in silos, it has been difficult to aggregate values. The market Plus, technology is having a massive impact on the $2 trillion auto industry – and smart investors are finding the best companies that could take advantage of it. According to this report, […]

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2022 Predictions for Litigation, Investigations, and Enforcement Actions Affecting the Automotive Industry | Morrison & Foerster LLP

Morrison & Foerster’s Automotive Task Force represents clients in the automotive industry in their most important legal matters. We have enlisted our Multi-Disciplinary Automotive Task Force to get their thoughts on what is likely to happen in terms of litigation, investigations and enforcement action in the automotive industry in 2022. We hope that these predictions […]

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Andy Palmer’s bumpy ride: From supercars to battery-powered buses | Automobile industry

When Andy Palmer left school at 15 to become an apprentice draftsman – helping to design car gearboxes – he quickly caught the car bug. “At the age of 21, when I came out of my apprenticeship, I wanted to be the CEO of a car company, which was extraordinarily arrogant,” he recalls as we […]

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Representatives ponder a 10-year action plan for the automotive industry –

The House of Representatives on Tuesday unveiled plans to engage stakeholders to design a 10-year action plan to improve the auto industry in the country. The resolution was passed following the adoption of a motion on the “need to increase funding for innovation and technology in higher education in Nigeria”, sponsored by the chairman of […]

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Representatives ponder a 10-year action plan for the auto industry

The House of Representatives on Tuesday unveiled plans to engage stakeholders to design a 10-year action plan to improve the auto industry in the country. The resolution was passed following the passage of a motion on the “need to increase funding for innovation and technology in higher education in Nigeria”, sponsored by the chairman of […]

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10 Things 2 Look Forward 2 in 2022, Auto News, ET Auto

The electric mission saw enablers in the form of Auto PLI, FAME and ACC. It now needs performance, security, exchange, charging, and disposal regulations to complete the protocol. J By Avik ChattopadhyayWell, the year didn’t start off better. The third wave will keep the auto industry in limbo for some time to come. Consumer sentiment […]

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HLIB and RHB remain “neutral” on the automotive sector

KUALA LUMPUR: The auto industry is set to receive continued sales support from the extension of the Sales and Services Tax (SST) exemption until June 30, 2022, although the rest of the year could be difficult. In its sector update, Hong Leong Investment Bank (HLIB) Research said that although sales will increase in 1H2022, it […]

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Many obstacles in a post-pandemic automotive industry

As the pandemic rages on, auto players also need to keep a close eye on what a post-pandemic industry might look like. By Jack Hunsley, Jacob Moreton and Freddie Holmes A new year is upon us, however, 2022 begins with a now very familiar feeling: general anxiety over the exact dangerousness and transmissibility of the […]

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Self-driving cars to reshape the automotive industry in 2022

Self-driving cars can reshape the future of the auto industry to a large extent In this age of technology, AI has created a visible impact on almost every industry available in this world and the auto industry is no exception. Self-driving cars or self-driving cars are gradually gaining popularity around the world. Several semi-autonomous driving […]

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How sustainable is the future of the automotive sector?

Historically, the auto industry has been quite wasteful. When we think of automotive waste, most of us imagine cars piled on top of each other in designated disposal sites and the resulting amount of tires. Although this problem needs immediate attention, car manufacturers seem to be responding well with innovative ideas and also integrating the […]

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Let’s see what’s new for the automotive sector in India

Hyundai is investing US$530m in India to bring more electric vehicles to the country, while Ola, a local electric vehicle startup, has raised US$139m in funding with a forecast loss for fiscal 2021 . Hyundai will launch a new range of electric vehicles in India Hyundai has announced that it will invest around Rs 4,000 […]

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Outlook for Automotive Industry in Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal and Bhutan to 2025 – Rising consumer spending, even though import restrictions in the economy will drive growth in the automotive sector: Ken Research

GURUGRAM, India, December 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Nepal News Main conclusions Bagmati and Lumbini are the main regions of Nepal representing the lion’s share of sales in the automotive industry. In 2019, the country was hit with a nationwide lockdown due to COVID and this was implemented during peak sales season. Automotive industry trends in […]

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Automotive industry launches new semiconductor sourcing model

Another interesting change is underway after systems companies like Google and Tesla ventured to develop their own chips in the 2010s. ” partner with factories and semiconductor suppliers to create strategic partnerships that will secure long-term supply of chips. It is obvious from BMW’s merger with GlobalFoundries and chip developer Inova Semiconductors for a multi-year […]

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The automotive sector goes full throttle in the last lap

KUALA LUMPUR: The sluggish performance of the automotive sector for most of this year due to market uncertainties caused by the Covid-19 risk and the enforcement of the Movement Control Order (MCO) has finally accelerated to full steam in the last quarter (Q4) of 2021. Auto factories and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) have ramped up […]

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Autotrader announces best new automotive technology for 2022

Autotrader helps new car drivers and buyers navigate the ever-changing automotive technology landscape. Tweet this Autotrader’s best new automotive tech for 2022 is listed below (alphabetically / not ranked): Best new automotive technology for 2022 Android car operating systemThe electric Polestar 2 is the first car to use the new Android Automotive operating system. Not […]

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The UK auto industry and the supply chain: post-Brexit

The latest audio interview from GlobalAutoIndustry.com “The UK auto industry and the supply chain: post-Brexit»Presents Oliver Bridge. Bridge heads Grant Thornton’s global automotive team and heads operational, corporate advisory, Grant Thornton UK. He has over 20 years of experience in consulting and industry. Over the past twelve years, he has worked on complex international consulting […]

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Alternative fuels could be the solution for a greener automotive industry

According to It Matters To You, Toyota Motor Corporation announced last week that it would begin exploring more environmentally friendly fuel options for traditional combustion vehicles. These alternative fuels are derived from biomass and include hydrogen and synthetic fuels. It Matters To You explains that this push for fuel innovation comes in light of research […]

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Auto Filing Buzz: 21% increase in scan mentions since Q2 2020

Credit: thinkhubstudio / Shutterstock Digitization mentions in auto industry company records were 21% higher in the second quarter of 2021 than in the second quarter of 2020. In total, the frequency of digitization-related convictions between July 2020 and June 2021 was 108% higher than in 2016 when GlobalData, from which our data was drawn for […]

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Europe is experiencing a boom in hiring in the big data roles of the automotive industry

Credit: agsandrew / shutterstock Europe was the fastest growing region for big data hiring among auto industry companies in the three months ending September. The number of jobs in Europe accounted for 17% of total big data jobs, up from 11.9% in the same quarter last year. Next is Asia Pacific, which saw a -0.5 […]

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The way forward: automating access points in the automotive industry

The disruption caused by the pandemic has impacted virtually every facet of the automotive supply chain. Even before the recent disruptions, it was not easy to manage the huge volumes of invoices generated within the automotive industry, many of which are still paper or PDF and processed manually. As any AP professional knows, processing inbound […]

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There is little investment in the Nigerian auto industry due to the political tumble – Managing Partner, Transtech

In 2013, Nigeria unveiled the National Automobile Policy to boost local vehicle assembly and make the industry competitive. Eight years later, politics have been a mixture of successes and failures. LUQMAN Mamudu is one of the experts who handled the policy in its early days. He is a former director of policy and planning at […]

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Carnomaly brings transparency to the automotive industry through DailyCoin

Carnomaly brings transparency to the automotive industry Over the years, car sales and management (for example, tracking a car’s history) have been difficult, and the use of centralized protocols has made it virtually impossible to set up management systems. and effective monitoring to this end. Notable reasons for this include trust issues, limited access to […]

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Auto industry filings buzz: 57% increase in cybersecurity mentions since Q2 2020

Credit: Pete Linforth from Pixabay Cyber ​​security mentions in auto industry company records increased 33% between Q1 and Q2 2021. In total, the frequency of cybersecurity-related convictions between July 2020 and June 2021 was 109% higher than in 2016 when GlobalData, from which our data is extracted for this article, began tracking the main issues […]

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Concept cars that changed the automotive industry and started the design race

In the early stages of the auto industry, bodybuilders used chassis with existing powertrains, and they mounted custom bodies on top of them. After World War I, automakers began to present production-ready vehicles, and these were also available to customers. Yet bodybuilders needed something more to express their creativity. As most car manufacturers offered rolling […]

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Europe is experiencing a hiring boom in cybersecurity jobs in the automotive industry

Europe extended its dominance of cybersecurity hiring among companies in the auto industry in the three months ending in September. The number of jobs in Europe accounted for 43.5% of total cybersecurity jobs, up from 20.5% in the same quarter last year. Next is Asia Pacific, which recorded a 7.9 percentage point year-on-year change in […]

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Auto industry filings buzz: 124% increase in robotics mentions in Q2 2021

Mentions of robotics in auto industry company records increased 124% between Q1 and Q2 2021. In total, the frequency of robotics-related convictions between July 2020 and June 2021 was 24% higher than in 2016, when GlobalData, from which our data was drawn for this article, began tracking the key issues mentioned in the business records. […]

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Dhruv Behl: Survival of the fittest in the Indian automotive industry

What does a 44-vehicle mega-test tell us about the state of the automotive industry? Well, for starters, with Covid in the rearview mirror, new launches are in full swing – even as supplies remain strangled due to the global semiconductor shortage. Add to that a buying frenzy caused by latent demand, and you are left […]

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Car Tensions and Protectionism at Top of North American Executives, Auto News, ET Auto

“The United States is the largest trading partner of Mexico and Canada, and cars and trucks are the most traded manufactured product of the three,” said Colin Robertson. By Steve Scherer and Dave Graham WASHINGTON: Leaders of the United States, Canada and Mexico will meet on Thursday for the first time in five years to […]

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Vic Fedeli: Revitalizing Ontario’s Automotive Sector to Re-energize Canada’s Economic Engine

Breadcrumb Links NP Comment Author of the article: Vic Fedeli, National Post Special Release date : November 16, 2021 • 2 days ago • 3 minutes to read • 38 reviews Chevrolet Equinox SUVs are parked awaiting shipment next to the General Motors Co (GM) CAMI assembly plant in Ingersoll, Ontario, Canada, October 13, 2017. […]

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Automotive Industry Computer Aided Engineering Report 2021 – Size, Growth & Position of Each of the Top 5 Suppliers – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN – (COMMERCIAL THREAD)–The “Automotive Industry Market Report – Computer Aided Engineering (CAE) 2021: Market Size and Growth; 4 Year Forecast; Market Size, Growth and Position for Each of Top 5 Vendors” the report was added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. CAE in the auto industry has been affected on several fronts during the COVID-19 pandemic, with […]

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FEDELI: The automotive sector, the engine of recovery in Ontario

Breadcrumb Links Opinion Ontario Author of the article: Toronto Sun Special Release date : November 15, 2021 • November 15, 2021 • 3 minutes to read • Join the conversation (Getty Images) Content of the article VIC FEDELI Ontario’s automotive manufacturing sector has a long and rich history of excellence, driving Canada’s economic engine and […]

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LBCC Automotive Technology Program Receives $ 10,000 Donation

25 October 2021 The Long Beach City College Automotive Technology Program received an unsolicited donation of $ 10,000 from the Greater Los Angeles New Car Dealers Association. “Long Beach City College is grateful for this generous donation from the Greater Los Angeles New Car Dealers Association in recognition of our excellent automotive technology program,” said […]

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Battery failures like Johnson Matthey’s risk to leave UK manufacturers disconnected | Automobile industry

The end of the internal combustion engine was one of the goals identified by Boris Johnson before the Cop26. The Glasgow climate summit has partly yielded results – some automakers and a few major countries announced last week that they would end sales of fossil-fuel cars by 2040. Neither Volkswagen nor Toyota, both more The […]

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The German auto industry is becoming increasingly schizophrenic

Born in 1960, Maier-Leppla never really wanted to be interested in IT. After studying mechanical engineering at the Technical University of Munich for two semesters, he followed his heart on the advice of his friends and turned to communication design. Since 1990 he has been independent and managing director of the advertising agency TWENTYFIRST Communications […]

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SIAM Hosts 17th Conference on “Sustainable Roadmap for Automotive Fuels” – India Education | Latest Education News | Global education news

New Delhi: To deliberate on the auto industry’s goals for net carbon emissions, renewable energy and cleaner fuels, the Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), the industry’s umbrella body automotive, hosted a virtual environment conference session on “Sustainable Roadmap for Automotive Fuels” and other related issues. Discussions revolved around “decarbonisation imperatives” in the automotive sector […]

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Life as a lawyer in the rapidly changing automotive industry

Shoosmiths associate Sam Henegan talks electric vehicles and driverless cars ahead of his virtual appearance at next week’s event Shoosmiths Associate Sam Henegan Shoosmiths associate and future mobility chief Sam Henegan doesn’t think the brakes will be slammed on the fast-paced auto industry anytime soon. “The mobility industry (including all forms of transportation) is the […]

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Global supply chain disruption threatens auto industry

Thursday 11 November 2021 A global pandemic. A global shortage of electronic chips. Vaccine mandates and testing requirements. Labor shortages and rising wage costs for employees who report to work. Not to mention the hundreds of containers piling up in ports on both coasts, without enough truck drivers to transport the goods leaving the port. […]

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SEA La Trobe Valley promises scourges like the auto industry did – by Shane West

Electric powertrain and truck producer SEA Electric has decided not to go ahead with a planned plant in Victoria’s La Trobe Valley. Here, Shane West laments the decision taken after the company won an order to build 1,500 electric trucks in the United States. SEA Electric started life as a fully Australian technology and manufacturing […]

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What is the impact of AI on the automotive industry?

Credit: cono0430 / Shutterstock AI or artificial intelligence – as an abstract concept – conjures up multiple images, in part because it has been loved so much by science fiction writers and filmmakers for many years. It certainly wasn’t all good, was it? In my mind, right off the bat, there is the bewildering and […]

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Europe experiences hiring boom in auto industry ESG roles

Credit: Blue Planet Studio / Shutterstock Europe was the fastest growing region for environmental, social and governance (ESG) recruiting among companies in the automotive industry in the three months ending in August. The number of positions in Europe represented 11.4% of total ESG jobs, up from 7.6% in the previous three months. Next came Asia […]

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Adoption of time-sensitive Ethernet network in automotive industry

At one point, the auto industry continued to add more and more sensors and electronic control units to vehicles. All of these sensors and actuators connected via CAN and LIN buses. However, since the introduction of the In-Vehicle Network (IVN), the industry has started to replace these buses with automotive Ethernet. According to NXP, “Ethernet […]

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Mexico to seek expert panel to resolve auto dispute with US, Auto News and ET Auto

Mexico favors a more flexible interpretation of auto industry regulation than the United States, which has called for an overhaul of NAFTA to protect US manufacturing jobs. Mexico plans to seek arbitration from a panel of experts to resolve a latent dispute with the United States over the interpretation of rules of origin in the […]

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Spare parts company ElringKlinger highlights ‘catastrophic fall’ in automotive industry

Auto parts maker ElringKlinger has become the latest Northeastern company to expose a “catastrophic downfall” in the auto industry during the pandemic. The Redcar company, which manufactures sealing and shielding modules for brands such as Ford, Jaguar Land Rover, BMW and Honda, released accounts for 2020 showing sales down 26.2% to 22.9 million sterling, with […]

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Auto Industry Ranks Second Despite Supply Chain Challenges in MBLM’s Brand Privacy COVID Study

NEW YORK, 20 October 2021 / PRNewswire / – The automobile the industry ranked n ° 2 out of the 10 industries presented in the MBLM 2021 COVID Brand Privacy Study, a study of brands based on emotional connections during the pandemic. MBLM (pronounced Emblem) uses emotional science to create and manage more intimate brands. […]

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bne IntelliNews – Hungarian automotive sector output plunges due to chip shortage

Hungary’s vehicle manufacturing output, the engine of industrial growth, fell 33.7% year-on-year in August as the global semiconductor shortage hit factories, the Bureau of Statistics (KSH) said in ‘a second reading in October. KSH confirmed that aggregate industrial production increased 2.6% and 0.6% after adjusting for the number of working days. On a monthly basis, […]

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The investment reflects the growing potential of the automotive sector in the state

The Port of Tulsa de Catoosa and the Port of Tulsa d’Inola are multimodal marine complexes and industrial parks that span approximately 5,000 acres. (Courtesy photo / Tulsaports.com) TULSA – The recent announcement that a company providing stamping, coating and other services for the automotive industry has leased a 238,000 square foot facility in the […]

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The impact of the pandemic on the automotive sector exposed in the Unipres and Nifco accounts

The impact of the coronavirus and other problems on the global auto industry has been highlighted in the accounts of two companies in the Northeast which show a significant drop in revenues. Nissan supplier Unipres, which employs more than 1,000 people on Wearside, saw revenue drop 44% to £ 116.6million last year, resulting in an […]

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Is the automotive industry in the early stages of a cloud investment boom?

Credits: Chalkboard / Shutterstock The auto industry is seeing changes in cloud investments across several key metrics, according to an analysis of figures from GlobalData. The cloud is one of the key themes for global industries, with top companies around the world entering into cloud deals, hiring cloud jobs and mentioning it in company reports […]

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TCS Recognized As A Leader In ACES Automotive Engineering Services By Everest Group – India Education | Latest Education News | Global education news

NEW DELHI: Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS), one of the world’s leading IT services, consulting and business solutions organizations, has been named a leader in the Everest PEAK Matrix® group for Autonomous, Connected, Electrical and Shared Mobility Automotive Engineering Services (ACES) systems[1]. The report highlights TCS’s sustained relationships with its customers, a […]

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PLI scheme: PLI scheme of Rs 26,000 crore to orient the automotive sector towards electric, hybrid and fuel cell vehicles

The government on Wednesday approved the Rs 25,938 crore Production Incentive Program (PLI) for the automotive and auto accessories sectors to promote domestic green vehicle manufacturing and enable India to be part of the global supply chain. Gasoline and diesel vehicles were not included in this scheme. Instead, the focus is on promoting the transition […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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, […]

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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 […]

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“Look, No Hands:” Sinclair College Curriculum Showcases Latest Automotive Technology

Next summer, Sinclair’s program will expand to train instructors in the use of popular electric car models such as the Chevrolet Volt and the Tesla Model 3 to help them learn about new technology. “Between automation and electrification, this will be the wave of the future for the auto industry,” Morgan said. “There is currently […]

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

The auto industry is seeing an increase in investment in artificial intelligence (AI) across several key metrics, according to analysis from GlobalData’s database. AI is gaining a growing presence in several industries, with top companies closing more AI deals, hiring for more AI roles, and mentioning it more frequently in company reports in early 2021. […]

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FoundPac Prepares to Tap into Automotive Industry

ESTABLISHED in 2004, Penang-based FoundPac Group Bhd has made a name for itself as a precision engineering company specializing in serving the international semiconductor industry. It is now poised to enter the auto industry as it seeks to develop and diversify its customer base, said CEO and Executive Director Ong Choon Heng. “We plan to […]

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Road to Circular Car Economy: Challenges, Opportunities for the Indian Automotive Sector

In order to better understand the term “circular car” or “circular car economy” more precisely, Express Drives recently contacted Raghu Gullapalli, Managing Director and Head of APAC Middle East, Industry and Mobility, Accenture. Here are the main takeaways from the interview. That electric mobility is the future and the next big thing and the next […]

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Indian automotive sector: from resilience to resurgence

From falling sales to the Covid-19 pandemic, India’s automotive industry has faced many challenges in recent years. Yet he also bounced back with the same vigor. At the end of 2020, the easing of travel restrictions, a good harvest and the holiday season boosted high-volume segments. In addition, favorable winds of rebalancing global supply chains, […]

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Union budget 2021 | The automotive sector welcomes the vehicle scrapping policy

Major players in the Indian automotive sector have welcomed the Centre’s decision to separately announce a voluntary vehicle scrapping policy to phase out old and unsuitable vehicles. When submitting the Union budget for 2021-2022, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that the policy would help encourage fuel-efficient and environmentally friendly vehicles, thereby reducing vehicle pollution and […]

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Accreditation Benefits Automotive Technology Students at EMCC | Business

On January 11, Dale Henry received notification from the ASE Education Foundation that East Mississippi Community College’s automotive technology program had been approved for reaccreditation, a rigorous process that takes place every five years and requires frequent program adjustments to keep pace with rapid changes in the automobile. industry. “Accreditation is more than just putting […]

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Nikunj Sanghi, Auto News, ET Auto

By Abhishek Sahu Amid the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, Narendra Modi’s government is preparing to present the next Union budget in just over a week. India’s goal of becoming self-reliant and having a $ 5,000 billion economy will depend very much on the education and skill level of its citizens. “Currently, there is a mismatch in […]

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Why simulation is booming in the automotive sector

Using simulators is faster and cheaper than running physical tests The auto industry is undergoing rapid changes in the way it provides mobility to the mass population. The need to reduce emissions, provide a more connected experience, and increasing levels of stand-alone functionality mean that engineers must do more of their work in simulators rather […]

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Europe’s automotive sector facing unprecedented change

Bjoern Klaas, Vice President and General Manager of Protolabs Europe, talks to The engineer on the findings of its recent survey of the European automotive sector. The auto industry is facing a period of unprecedented change. Whether it is the digital revolution sweeping through every corner of the industry, environmental challenges that are becoming more […]

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Celebrating Our Spirit: UNOH Offers Automotive Technology Program

LIMA – Northwestern Ohio University’s Automotive Technology Program provides students with training to work in the automotive field with hands-on learning experience from instructors who have expertise in the industry. Jason Duvall, an automotive instructor for five years, said he graduated from the program and now teaches students the skills he learned to succeed in […]

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Girls get role models for women in automotive engineering

When Jennifer Shute and Jody Hand took on leadership roles in Michigan Technological University’s inaugural Women in Automotive Engineering (WIAE) in July, one of their goals was to provide young women with something they don’t want. didn’t have when they were students at Michigan Technological University. models in the automotive industry. Women in Automotive Engineering, […]

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UT Announces Plan to Begin Automotive Engineering Concentration

In response to the growing importance of automotive manufacturing in the state of Tennessee, UT College of Engineering announced that it is developing a graduate-level automotive engineering concentration that will begin in the fall of 2016. “This is an important milestone for both our university and our college,” said Wayne Davis, dean of the College […]

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Career opportunities in the UK automotive sector

While it may appear that the economy is languishing in the wake of the recession, an area at the heart of British manufacturing continues to turn the tide. The British auto industry, once a symbol of the country’s decline, is now experiencing a kind of renaissance. In the last 18 months, almost all of the […]