On 18th September 2019, Japanese chemical and engineering company, Nichia Corporation, and German semiconductor major, Infineon, announced their collaboration for developing a high-definition (HD) light engine with more than 16,000 micro-LEDs for front light applications. The new device will provide high resolution light to the entire field of view of the driver. The production launch… Continue reading Nichia and Infineon to build High-Definition Micro-LED Matrix solution for Adaptive Driving Beams
Keselowski Advanced Manufacturing (Kam) and Elementum 3D Partnership to Lead Into 3D Material Innovation
In August 2019, Keselowski Advanced Manufacturing (KAM)(US), the hybrid manufacturing company signed the partnership with Elementum 3D (US), a developer of additive manufacturing materials. Under the partnership, Elementum 3D will supply KAM with advanced materials such as Aluminum 6061- RAM2 powder.
Daikin (Japan) partnered with Refrigerative Supply Limited (RSL) (Canada), for providing innovative air-conditioning and refrigeration equipment
On July 3, 2019, Daikin (Japan) partnered with Refrigerative Supply Limited (RSL), headquartered in Canada. This partnership is expected to enhance the distribution channel for Daikin in the Western Canada region. RSL will support the sales and distribution channel of Daikin product segment such as residential unitary, ductless, light commercial and Variable Refrigerant Volume (VRV),… Continue reading Daikin (Japan) partnered with Refrigerative Supply Limited (RSL) (Canada), for providing innovative air-conditioning and refrigeration equipment
Tyson Foods (US) Invested in Plant-based Seafood Producer, New Wave Foods (US)
Digitization of Dash Hardware Controls
Porsche AG-a Germany based automobile manufacturer specialized in high-performance sedans, SUVs and sports cars-recently introduced a button-free dashboard for its maiden electric car, Taycan. The dash, which is largely in sync with the company’s flagship 911 sports car, has been redesigned for the 21st century. The absence of buttons on the dashboard lends a fresh… Continue reading Digitization of Dash Hardware Controls
Kohlberg Concludes the Acquisition of Bemis Healthcare Packaging – Europe
In August 2019, Kohlberg concluded the acquisition of Bemis Healthcare Packaging – Europe, which is a manufacturer of medical packaging.
DIC Corporation Acquires the Global Pigments Business of BASF
On 29th August 2019, DIC Corporation signed an agreement for the acquisition of BASF’s pigments business for around USD 1.3 Billion. With this acquisition, DIC Corporation is aiming at expanding its fine chemicals business and fortifying its position among the world’s largest pigments suppliers.
Harley Davidson’s Livewire Marks the Advent of high-Performance E-Motorcycle in India
On 27th August 2019, Harley Davidson made a buzz in the Indian electric two-wheeler market by unveiling “LiveWire”, the company’s first electric motorcycle. The leading American motorcycle manufacturer recently celebrated a decade of operations in the Indian market. The company also launched the limited edition 2020 Street 750 with production restricted to 300 units only.
Toyota to Host the Biggest Demonstration of Electric and Autonomous Driving Vehicles
Toyota has revealed that it plans to deploy a fleet of electric and self-driving vehicles at next year’s Tokyo Summer Olympics. This fleet of 3,700 vehicles is expected to feature some degree of electrification and will also include Concept-i-a self-driving pod car that will serve as the operating vehicle for the Olympic torch relay and… Continue reading Toyota to Host the Biggest Demonstration of Electric and Autonomous Driving Vehicles
SpaceX Enters SmallSat Launch Market Offering Competitive Prices
In August 2019, SpaceX announced a new, low-cost program, targeted at the launch of small satellites into sun-synchronous orbits. The program will adopt a rideshare approach, creating the opportunity for satellite manufacturers/owners to launch payloads weighing up to 150 kg at USD 2.25 million, and USD 4.5 million for payloads of up to 300 kg.… Continue reading SpaceX Enters SmallSat Launch Market Offering Competitive Prices