Supplier News in Sep. 2015

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American News

2015.09.30 Federal-Mogul to increase production capacity of MicroTorq elastomeric seal
2015.09.30 BorgWarner supplies advanced solenoid technology to GM's hybrid electric cars
2015.09.30 JTEKT begins production at new plants in Mexico and Thailand
2015.09.29 Hitachi AMS starts test run for autonomous driving at specialized facility in U.S.
2015.09.28 Alcoa to split into two publicly-traded companies
2015.09.28 Lear to open innovation and design center in Detroit, USA
2015.09.28 Steyr Motors to establish diesel engine plant in Changzhou
2015.09.25 ZF TRW develops new ESC module with enhanced software integration capabilities
2015.09.25 Magna to collaborate with Israeli company to provide cyber security services
2015.09.24 Dana receives Masters of Quality Award from Daimler Trucks North America
2015.09.24 Magna receives Volvo Cars Quality Excellence Award
2015.09.24 Linamar expects no significant impact from Volkswagen scandal
2015.09.24 Alcoa completes expansion at plant in Tennessee, USA
2015.09.21 Parker Hannifin's hydraulic transmission achieves EPA's new emission standard
2015.09.21 Tenneco releases information on Volkswagen business in North America
2015.09.21 Draexlmaier to expand interior component plant in South Carolina, USA
2015.09.18 Metaldyne to expand plant in Indiana, USA
2015.09.18 Johnson Controls announces 3,000 job cuts
2015.09.18 Kayaba Industry to pay JPY 7.4 billion fine on charges of violating U.S. antitrust laws
2015.09.16 Tenneco's suspension systems featured on Ford Focus RS
2015.09.16 Detroit Diesel engine installed on Western Star 4900
2015.09.16 Sumitomo Riko to add second anti-vibration rubber plant in Mexico in 2017
2015.09.16 Johnson Controls expanding AGM battery production capacity in global market
2015.09.15 Dayco introduces Electric Power Steering belt line
2015.09.15 GKN supplies new AWD systems for Ford Focus RS
2015.09.15 Bosch purchases U.S.-based battery developer Seeo
2015.09.15 Hitachi Automotive Systems to merge two subsidiaries in Mexico
2015.09.15 Toyo Tire to pay JPY 4,209 million to automakers in settlement of claim on price-fixing charge in the U.S.
2015.09.14 Ford, Alcoa to collaborate on next-generation aluminum alloys
2015.09.14 Alcoa to cut 887,000 tons of alumina refining capacity in Suriname
2015.09.11 ZF TRW receives orders for second-generation ECU that integrates ADASs from European and U.S. automakers
2015.09.10 Sumitomo Rubber Industries supplies Falken brand tires for Chrysler 200 as original equipment
2015.09.10 Continental breaks ground on tire plant expansion in South Carolina, USA
2015.09.08 Kinugawa Rubber to boost sales in Americas to JPY 25 billion by 2020
2015.09.07 Mitsui Kinzoku Act to automate production in Mexico
2015.09.03 Meritor WABCO OnGuard Collision Mitigation System now available for medium-duty trucks
2015.09.03 Alcoa to expand R&D center in Pennsylvania, USA
2015.09.02 Magna expanding mirrors plant in Mexico

European News

2015.09.30 Faurecia's innovative technology featured on front seat back panel of Renault Talisman
2015.09.30 Autoliv and Volvo partner in autonomous driving
2015.09.29 Zanini Auto Grup acquires European activities of Zanini Spa
2015.09.24 Bosch supplies common-rail injection systems for Volkswagen models
2015.09.23 WABCO to cease two plants in Netherlands and France
2015.09.22 Plastic Omnium keeps its distance from Volkswagen scandal
2015.09.22 Faurecia's technologies featured on Renault Talisman
2015.09.22 Faurecia supplying interior components for Alfa Romeo Giulia
2015.09.22 Faurecia products installed on new Audi A4
2015.09.18 Valeo unveils cutting-edge technologies for better visibility and fuel efficiency at Frankfurt Motor Show
2015.09.16 Harman's audio systems featured on vehicles at IAA 2015
2015.09.15 Brembo develops new "in-wheel-motor" technology with integrated "brake-by-wire" systems
2015.09.15 Hella supplies ambient interior lighting for new Chevrolet Camaro
2015.09.15 Hankook Tire to supply OE tires for Audi A4
2015.09.15 Hankook Tire to supply self-sealing tires for Volkswagen Touran
2015.09.14 GKN develops eAxle system for Volvo XC90 T8 Twin Engine
2015.09.14 Magna's front and rearview camera systems featured on Ford S-MAX
2015.09.11 Nemak inaugurates new engine component plant in Russia
2015.09.09 GKN Driveline develops new electric drive technologies for Concept_e research project
2015.09.09 Autoliv, Nissin Kogyo to establish brake systems joint venture
2015.09.08 KSPG receives contracts for emission control products from two automakers
2015.09.08 ZF starts mass production of plug-in hybrid transmission
2015.09.07 WABCO signs long-term supply agreement with Russian commercial vehicle manufacturer
2015.09.07 Continental receives first order for next-generation braking system from European OEM
2015.09.04 Bosch to start production of 48V hybrid system by 2017
2015.09.04 Freudenberg invests EUR 3 million in Kaiserslautern plant in Germany
2015.09.03 Schaeffler to start mass production of electro-mechanical active roll control
2015.09.02 Faurecia selected as strategic partner from Volkswagen Group
2015.09.01 Kongsberg wins contract for seat comfort solutions from North American automaker
2015.09.01 Continental holds briefing on virtual car keys that are transmitted wirelessly via smartphones

Asian News

2015.09.30 United Automotive Electronic Systems receives supplier awards from Great Wall
2015.09.30 erae CS converts Korea Delphi into subsidiary
2015.09.29 SKF to supply bearing units to Geely
2015.09.29 Brembo to acquire 66% stake in ASIMCO Meilian Braking Systems (Langfang)
2015.09.29 Hitachi and Hitachi AMS develop new inverter that reduces 60% power loss in electrified vehicles
2015.09.29 Sawafuji Electric to raise productivity of DC motor production lines
2015.09.29 Alps Electric develops new waterproof detector switch with internal resistors for automotive doors
2015.09.28 Hitachi Automotive Systems to more than double number of engineers in China
2015.09.28 Showa opens its first vehicle proving ground in Tochigi, Japan
2015.09.28 Fuyao Glass constructing plant in Tianjin
2015.09.25 Keihin to increase injector capacity in Japan twofold to 6 million a year
2015.09.25 Bridgestone tires chosen for Daihatsu Cast mini car
2015.09.25 SL Corporation supplying wireless charging systems for Kia K5 and Sportage
2015.09.24 Topy Industries to convert Kyushu Wheel Kogyo into wholly-owned subsidiary
2015.09.24 Nippon Seiki to increase HUD sales to JPY 23 billion in FY 2017 with innovative HUD features
2015.09.24 S&T Electrics to supply control units for Calsonic Kansei's climate control systems
2015.09.24 Mando establishes facility at Automotive Safety Research Support Center
2015.09.22 Camel New Energy Battery, California Lithium Battery sign framework agreement on business collaboration
2015.09.22 Hyundai Dymos, Inzi Controls jointly develop comfort seat system
2015.09.21 Bosch, Tencent announce partnership
2015.09.21 Liuzhou Yanfeng Johnson Controls Seating produces 1 millionth seat
2015.09.22 S&T Motiv to move production of chassis modules and other products to new plant in Busan
2015.09.19 Tokai Rika unveils new wind tunnel testing facility with 3 times larger measuring range
2015.09.18 KS Kolbenschmidt, Riken to launch joint venture in China
2015.09.18 Leoni to sell 50 percent stake in wiring systems plant in China to Beijing Hainachuan Automotive Parts
2015.09.18 Aisan Industry to halve length of throttle body and EGR valve production lines
2015.09.18 Clarion unveils new sound system that enables full digital playback
2015.09.18 Sumitomo Rubber's Enasave tires fitted to new Daihatsu Cast
2015.09.18 Yokohama Rubber’s BluEarth AE-01 tires original equipment on Suzuki Solio
2015.09.18 Fuyao Glass wins Beijing Benz' Excellent Supplier Award 2014
2015.09.17 Akebono Brake to develop new brake caliper design for sharing among different models
2015.09.17 Clarion presents next-generation SurroundEye camera system at Frankfurt Motor Show
2015.09.17 Shanghai Aerospace Automobile Electromechanical to acquire additional stake in Shanghai Delphi
2015.09.16 Goodyear Japan supplying tires for Jeep Renegade
2015.09.16 Mitsuba to shift production of motor parts back to Japan from FY 2017
2015.09.15 Dana opens new gear manufacturing plant in Thailand
2015.09.15 Hitachi Automotive Systems to double energy density of lithium-ion battery
2015.09.15 Nihon Michelin to quintuple sales of wide single tires in Japan by 2017
2015.09.14 Johnson Controls, BAIC Group to set up automotive battery joint venture
2015.09.14 ASIMCO NVH passes testing to become VW Audi's potential supplier
2015.09.14 Continental Automotive Changchun produces 20 millionth engine control unit
2015.09.10 Valeo launches third phase of construction project at drivetrain system plant in Nanjing
2015.09.10 Kunming Yunnei, Punch Powerglide Strasbourg to jointly develop automatic transmissions
2015.09.09 Nidec completes acquisition of Nagata Opto Indonesia
2015.09.09 Next-generation flywheel power storage system test facility completed by Furukawa
2015.09.09 ASIMCO Camshaft (Yizheng) obtains seven patents
2015.09.08 Pioneer and HERE to discuss sharing technologies for autonomous driving
2015.09.08 Bridgestone Ecopia tires featured on new Suzuki Solio
2015.09.08 S&T Motiv to supply instrument panels to Hyundai Mobis
2015.09.07 Nittan Valve to launch new line for rationalizing production in Thailand
2015.09.07 Wuhan Yanfeng Johnson Controls Seating produces 100,000th set of seats for Shanghai GM Excelle GT
2015.09.07 Linde Hydraulics China expects to produce 6,000 sets of hydraulic products per year
2015.09.06 Zhejiang Asia-Pacific's brake used in Hongqi L9
2015.09.04 PKC's Chinese joint venture starts operations
2015.09.04 Toyoda Gosei mass produces small and light capless fuel filler with unique valve mechanism
2015.09.03 Hitachi Automotive Systems to test autonomous vehicle on public road
2015.09.03 NSK to sell new precision ball screw with reduced torque variation
2015.09.03 Korea Electric Terminal to establish wholly owned subsidiary in Vietnam
2015.09.02 Alpine Electronics' X701D-A car navigation system wins EISA award
2015.09.02 WABCO expands software engineering capabilities in India
2015.09.01 Imasen Electric to achieve 20% sales ratio of electric parts in total sales of automotive parts by March 2021
2015.09.01 Pioneer develops new automotive telematics solution that uses beacon terminal with smartphone connectivity