Time sensitive contingency for major OEM reveals hidden risks of supply chain balancing

  Automotive supply chain complexity demonstrates benefits of agile emergency logistics partner An ultra-time sensitive trans-European project completed by Evolution Time Critical has highlighted the risks associated with the increasingly common trend of supply chain balancing. The emergency logistics specialist has been required to devise, implement and deliver a vital contingency that bridged a potential... Read more

New suspension technology from BWI Group enables engineers to reduce vehicle weight

    New suspension technology from BWI Group enables engineers to reduce vehicle weight Krakow, Poland – A new technology that replaces conventional hard bump stops with hydraulic compression stops (HCS) integrated into the dampers is being developed by global braking and chassis systems specialist, BWI Group. The product reduces the peak force transmitted to... Read more

Cutting the Cost of Real-World Emissions Testing

    ‘High realism’ software means vehicle manufacturers can use driving simulators to validate real-world emissions performance before building prototypes Hertfordshire, UK, 25th August 2016 … Vehicle dynamics simulation software could cut the cost for vehicle manufacturers of meeting the new RDE (real driving emissions) tests. The software, developed by rFpro for DIL (driver in... Read more

Powder Metal Valve Seats and Guides Show Clear Benefits Over Cast Materials

  Federal-Mogul Powertrain PM technology on display at IAA Commercial Vehicles delivers improved corrosion resistance and higher strength Burscheid, Germany, 16 August 2016 … New PM (powder metal) materials for valve seat inserts and valve guides from Federal-Mogul Powertrain, a division of Federal-Mogul Holdings Corporation (NASDAQ: FDML), will be showcased this September as part of... Read more

Ferodo rewards customers with ‘Snack Time’ incentive

    Federal-Mogul Motorparts continues its promotional campaign through its braking brand Bradford UK, August 10th 2016… Federal-Mogul Motorparts has launched Ferodo® ‘Snack Time’, its latest incentive as part of its ongoing 2016 promotional campaign. Customers purchasing Ferodo products, from participating distributors during September and October will receive a selection of appetising snacks in limited edition... Read more