Criteria

Text:
Content:
Display:

Results

Viewing 5191 to 5220 of 9678
2011-02-09
Article
The BMW Group and PSA Peugeot Citroën have entered a new phase of their collaboration, by signing an agreement to set up a 50-50 equity joint venture named BMW Peugeot Citroën Electrification. The agreement was signed on Feb. 1 by Norbert Reithofer, Chairman of the Board of Management of BMW AG, and Philippe Varin, Chairman of the Managing Board of PSA Peugeot Citroën.
2011-02-09
Article
Boeing awarded Raytheon Co. a contract to develop six long-range, multimission maritime and overland surveillance radars plus spares for its P-8A Poseidon aircraft. The radars will be delivered to Boeing as part of the P-8A contract with the U.S.
2011-02-09
Article
The U.S. Army awarded Goodrich Corp. a five-year contract worth up to $47 million for the procurement of additional AN/AVR-2A(V) Laser Warning System components. The AN/AVR-2A(V) enhances aircraft survivability by detecting multiple laser aided threats and weapons systems.
2011-02-09
Article
An agreement has been reached between Airbus and Magellan Aerospace (U.K.) Ltd. securing a further work package, Crown Fittings, on Airbus' A350 XWB. It is expected to generate revenues in excess of $20 million over the next 10 years.
2011-02-07
Article
Fallbrook Technologies Inc., a technology company in the area of transmissions for vehicles and equipment, has entered a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with TRW Automotive U.S. LLC, a subsidiary of TRW Automotive Holdings Corp.
2011-02-07
Article
Commercial Vehicle Group Inc. (CVG) has acquired substantially all assets of Bostrom Seating Inc., a seat supplier to the North American heavy truck, aftermarket, bus, and specialty vehicle markets. Bostrom, a division of Accuride Corp.
2011-02-07
Article
Quantum Fuel Systems Technologies Worldwide Inc. has secured a new purchase contract from a leading Utah-based natural gas vehicle (NGV) integrator to supply a series of large-capacity NGV tanks for medium- and heavy-duty trucks that operate long distances.
2011-02-07
Article
BorgWarner has adapted its friction technologies developed for the automotive industry to the agricultural and construction market. Building on its European presence, BorgWarner entered the North American market a few years ago and has since launched a variety of new friction plates for John Deere and CNH America LLC with total volumes of nearly 2 million parts a year.
2011-02-05
Article
Federal-Mogul's latest evolution of pistons, cylinder liners, and bearings are stronger and more durable than ever, making the new designs capable of handling the increased cylinder pressures and thermal loads produced by highly boosted heavy-duty diesel engines.
2011-02-05
Article
The simple turbocharger is reaching its limit in technical development, and any additional gains will be incremental, not fundamental.
2011-02-05
Article
Graduate students at the Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR) have developed their first concept car, dubbed Deep Orange. Based on a BMW 1 Series, the car is a range-extended electric vehicle (EV)—similar in architecture to the Chevrolet Volt—expected to achieve the equivalent of 100 mpg for a combined U.S. EPA city/highway cycle.
2011-02-05
Article
The plug-in model, currently undergoing field-testing worldwide, has 12-13 mi (19-21 km) EV range and delivers typical Prius hybrid mileage. The battery pack is lithium-ion-nickel vs. the lower cost nickel-metal-hydride pack in conventional Prius hybrids.
2011-02-05
Article
Suzhou Mingzhi Casting Technology is casting one-piece automotive aluminum parts consisting of motor housings and converter housings with an included inner water channel instead of the former process, which featured two different casting parts welded together to create one piece.
2011-02-05
Article
Cognex’ Checker 4G vision sensor offers power and ease of use plus ethernet networking for remote setup and monitoring, programmable logic control communication through EtherNet/IP and PROFINET, and the ability to save inspection images to an FTP server.
2011-02-05
Article
“If the U.S. military increases its use of alternative fuels, there will be no direct benefit to the nation's armed forces,” according to a recently released Rand study.
2011-02-04
Article
While the SAE International of 2011—and beyond—in some ways will look similar to how it looks today, it also will look very different. A disciplined approach will enable the organization to significantly invest in new programs, products, and services that better reflect the transforming needs and expectations of all constituents.
2011-02-03
Article
General Motors has named Mary Barra Senior Vice President, Global Product Development, to lead the design, engineering, program management, and quality of vehicles for the company’s 11 global brands. Her team will also manage global strategic product alliances.
2011-02-03
Article
The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), the U.S. EPA, and the state of California announced a single time frame for proposing fuel-economy and greenhouse gas standards for MY2017-2025 cars and light-duty trucks.
2011-02-01
Article
Subaru’s ER12 Rammer engine features a balanced design intended for the demanding application of rammers.
2011-02-01
Article
The WindMaster Revolution is Horton's hybrid-flow fan that combines the features of axial-, mixed-, and radial-flow fan technology.
2011-02-01
Article
Haldex EMS is an integrated vehicle propulsion and implement system that recovers and redeploys vehicle kinetic energy to improve fuel savings on mobile equipment including lift trucks and wheel loaders.
2011-02-01
Article
Force Control Industries' MagnaShear motor brake uses oil shear technology to lengthen service life in harsh applications.
2011-02-01
Article
Clamping and manipulation devices from Tecnomors are added to the portfolio of workholding and machining accessories available from 1st Machine Tool Accessories.
2011-02-01
Article
Laminates from Rogers ACM include the XT/duroid 8000 laminates for simpler multilayer designs of less than six layers and XT/duroid 8100 laminates for constructions of six or more layers.
2011-02-01
Article
Amphenol Industrial offers three compact, high-amperage, restriction of hazardous substance-compliant Radsok PCB connectors for various power bus applications.
2011-02-01
Article
AGY’s 947 direct sizing system for E-Glass yarns addresses yarns used primarily in aerospace applications.
2011-02-01
Article
Alcoa has agreed to purchase the aerospace fastener business of TransDigm Group Inc. for approximately $240 million. The new business will become part of Alcoa Fastening Systems. TransDigm acquired the fastener business when it purchased McKechnie Aerospace in December.
2011-02-01
Article
Cummins Inc. has entered into an agreement to sell its exhaust business to Global Tube, a portfolio company of Wind Point Partners, a Chicago-headquartered private equity firm. The sale to Global Tube affects Cummins’ acoustic exhaust operations in Stoughton, Arcadia, Black River Falls, and Viroqua, all in Wisconsin, as well as in Scoresby, Australia, and Daman, India.
2011-02-01
Article
The IFH (Innovative Fluid Handling) Group uses aluminized steel on its fuel and hydraulic oil tanks for off-highway and specialty vehicles.
2011-01-31
Article
Altair Engineering Inc., a provider of simulation technology and engineering services, has acquired ACUSIM Software Inc. ACUSIM is a developer of massively scalable, high-fidelity CFD solver solutions.