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Rolls-Royce builds for the future

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Rolls-Royce Motor Cars has announced that construction of a major development for the company is now underway. The district’s largest employer is building a new gated parking area on land adjacent to the manufacturing plant and head office, creating an additional 500 parking spaces. The development includes a dedicated car ...

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Bekaert announces decision to close Figline-Valdarno site

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The management of the Bekaert Group has announced the decision to close the rubber reinforcement entity in Figline e Incisa Valdarno, Italy and cease all activities there. The management has informed the works council of the Figline site and the Unions and authorities about the decision and has expressed its ...

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Volvo Cars expands global manufacturing footprint with first US factory

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Volvo Cars, the premium car maker, today inaugurates its first US manufacturing plant, in Charleston, South Carolina, establishing the company as a truly global car manufacturer with plants in all three major sales regions. The establishment of a state-of-the-art production facility in South Carolina follows Volvo Cars’ global manufacturing strategy ...

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Volvo Cars invites you to watch live the inauguration of its first manufacturing plant in the US and the reveal of the new S60 sports saloon

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On Wednesday 20 June at 11:00 ET (17:00 CET), Volvo Cars will inaugurate its first ever US car manufacturing plant, in Charleston, South Carolina, and reveal the new Volvo S60 premium mid-size sports saloon that will be built there. You are welcome to watch it live here.   Speakers Håkan Samuelsson, President and CEO, Volvo Car Group Anders ...

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Nissan to use ultrastrong, high-formability steel in more new vehicles

Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. will build more models using a new type of steel that combines high tensile strength with a previously unachievable degree of formability, resulting in lighter vehicles that can help lower emissions while protecting occupants. Nissan is the world’s first carmaker to use the high-formability steel, with ...

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KPIT recognized as winner of two Manufacturing Leadership Awards 2018

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KPIT Technologies (BSE: 532400; NSE: KPIT), a global technology company specializing in product engineering and IT consulting announced that it has been recognized with two Manufacturing Leadership Awards by Frost and Sullivan for its clean and smart technology solutions in the urban mobility sector. KPIT’s Integrated Intelligent Transport Systems and ...

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The World’s Car Manufacturers (2018 / 21st Edition) report published by Greenstreetsoftware.info


A new Greenstreetsoftware.info report, ‘The World’s Car Manufacturers (2018 / 21st Edition)’ is available to download from the research section of AutomotiveWorld.com. This data-rich report contains comprehensive and consistent information on the financial and operating performance of the world’s top light vehicle OEM groups, in addition to expert analysis and commentary. ...

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Nissan announces expansion plans in Africa, Middle East & India

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Region expected to deliver solid profit margins and contribute to Nissan’s midterm strategy of steady growth Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. unveiled a major expansion strategy in the Africa, the Middle East and India region today as part of the company’s six-year midterm plan, Nissan M.O.V.E. to 2022. Nissan aims to ...

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