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JTEKT expands hub bearing plant in South Carolina

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 11, 2012

JTEKT Corp. says it will spend $130 million to expand its Koyo ball bearing factory in Richland County, S.C.... Read More »

Kobe expands aluminum forge in Kentucky

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 11, 2012

Kobe Aluminum Automotive Products is expanding its aluminum forge in Bowling Green, the governor's office announced.... Read More »

Tenneco to supply diesel aftertreatment systems to Scania

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 11, 2012

Tenneco Inc. says it will supply diesel aftertreatment systems to Scania Group for use in heavy-duty trucks that must comply with Euro 6 regulations that will take effect next year. Tenneco will produce the systems at its factory in Edenkoben, Germany.... Read More »

Autoliv to build airbag component plant in Utah

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 11, 2012

Autoliv Inc. will spend $13 million build a plant in Promontory, Utah, to produce gas propellant for airbags. The company also is spending $5 million to build production lines in its plant in Tremonton, Utah, which produces airbag initiators. The new lines eventually will add up to 30 percent more production capacity.... Read More »

Delphi completes acquisition of connectors unit

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 13, 2012

Delphi Automotive has completed the $982 million acquisition of FCI Group’s Motorized Vehicles Division, which supplies connectors.... Read More »

Visteon opens design center in India

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 13, 2012

Visteon has opened a design center in Pune, India. The facility, part of a Visteon engineering center, will house experts in human-machine interface, plus engineers, program managers and market researchers.... Read More »

IAC dedicates interior parts plant in Romania

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 13, 2012

International Automotive Components Group has opened a plant in Romania to produce interior components.... Read More »

Goodyear to trim 200 jobs at N.C. tire plant

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 13, 2012

Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. plans to eliminate 200 jobs at its tire plant in Fayetteville, N.C.... Read More »

TRW has contracts to produce electric parking brake

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 13, 2012

TRW Automotive Holdings Corp. says it has contracts to produce its electric parking brake and its electronic stability control system.... Read More »

Ford creates minority-owned JV with Valeo in Detroit area

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 13, 2012

In another minority supplier initiative created by Ford, V. Johnson Enterprises, an affiliate of former NBA star Vinnie Johnson's Piston Group, today said it was forming a joint venture with French supplier Valeo SA.... Read More »

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