Technology company Continental today celebrated a major milestone with an official grand opening of its new, state-of-the-art automotive manufacturing facility in New Braunfels, Texas. The event, a ribbon-cutting ceremony, marks the completion of the construction process, which began in 2020. Approximately 150 guests, including state and local officials, community members and employees joined the festivities, which included an exclusive tour of the facility. The new automotive manuf

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Hyliion Holdings Corp., a leader in electrified powertrain solutions for Class 8 semi-trucks, today announced the September 26th closing of its previously announced deal to acquire a new hydrogen and fuel agnostic capable generator, KARNO™, from GE Additive, part of GE (NYSE: GE) and a world leader in metal additive technologies and manufacturing. Under the terms of the deal, GE received $15 million in cash and approximately $22 million in Hyliion stock. The KARNO generator wi

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Renesas Electronics Corporation, a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, today launched a new integrated development environment that allows engineers to rapidly create software for automotive ECUs (Electronic Control Units) containing multiple hardware devices. The fully integrated environment supports co-simulation, debug and trace, high-speed simulation and distributed processing software over multiple SoCs (System-on-Chips) and MCUs (Microcontrollers)—all without the

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X2F announced today that it has joined a unique collaboration with Covestro, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of high-quality polymer materials, to develop a thermally conductive automotive heat-sink with in-mold electronics using X2F’s transformative controlled viscosity molding technology. Application samples will be displayed at Covestro’s booth (Hall 6/A75-1/A75-2) during the K 2022 exhibition Oct. 19-26, in Düsseldorf, Germany. This new product will be a un

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Bridgestone Americas (Bridgestone) announced today an investment of $60 million to expand its Bridgestone Bandag, LLC manufacturing plant in Abilene, Texas. The 50,000-square-foot expansion of the Abilene plant is aimed at the growing demand for the company's tread rubber products, driven by the rapid growth of its retread business. The expansion includes an immediate increase in operational activity by running on six and seven-day production schedules, as well as the construction of new

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Evans Cooling Systems, Inc. the exclusive developer of waterless coolants, is pleased to announce the latest addition to its line of patented waterless coolant products, Collectors Choice, designed to enhance preservation of priceless classic cars and vintage motorcycles. Evans waterless coolants stand out in a class by themselves, by enabling performance and protection far beyond the capabilities of traditional water-based coolants.  Evans unique formulation avoids the problem

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McNeilus Truck and Manufacturing, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company, is excited to announce a partnership with SSAB in fossil-free steel applications for severe-duty commercial vehicles. SSAB initiated this partnership with Oshkosh Corporation because of its reputation as a leading innovator of mission-critical vehicles and essential equipment, including McNeilus’ market-leading refuse collection vehicles. The first use of this fossil-free steel will be to prototype advance

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Dongfeng Motor Corporation (hereinafter referred to as Dongfeng Motor) (http://www.DongFeng-global.com/) officially released the M- Terrain in Wuhan, and released the brand's exclusive "M" logo system and the brand proposition of NEVER BACK DOWN. M- Terrain intelligent off-road architecture M TECH is the world premiere, leading the trend of luxury electric off-road technology in China with super platform, super power and super off-road. M- Terrain will build a luxury e

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