TRW

TRW's Q4 net income slips 13% on lower tax gain

2:43 pm U.S. ET | Feb. 14, 2014
Automotive safety components supplier TRW Automotive today said its fourth-quarter net income fell 13 percent to $363 million from the year-earlier period because the company received a smaller tax benefit than last year.... Read More »

 

TRW will add Romania plant on airbag demand

Jan. 20, 2014 06:01 CET
TRW will open a new airbag sewing factory in Romania to meet anticipated growth in demand for airbag cushions over the next five years.... Read More »

 

AUTOMOTIVE NEWS EUROPE E-MAGAZINE

TRW exec Lake sees supplier winning with self-driving cars

Nov. 14, 2013 06:15 CET
TRW expects its business for highly advanced safety technology to boom as automakers push to launch cars that can drive themselves.... Read More »

 

DUSTIN WALSH

How the TRW-GM rift signals power shift

2:40 pm U.S. ET | Nov. 13, 2013
Last month TRW CEO John Plant told investors the safety components supplier was walking away from a $700 million brake contract. The move represents one of the largest dropped contracts in recent memory, and industry experts say it is representative of the new power shift between North American suppliers and automakers.... Read More »

 

TRW, GM at odds on brake pact

12:01 am U.S. ET | Nov. 4, 2013
A price dispute between TRW Automotive Inc. and General Motors may end a $700 million brake component contract in Saginaw, Mich., sources said.... Read More »

 

ANE monthly e-magazine goes live Monday

Nov. 1, 2013 06:01 CET
The latest issue of the Automotive News Europe monthly e-magazine looks at a battle between Audi, BMW and Mercedes-Benz that goes beyond unit sales. The German automakers are constantly trying to out-engineer one another with their money-making high-performance subbrands.... Read More »

 

GM and TRW likely parting ways on $700 million brake contract

3:51 pm U.S. ET | Oct. 29, 2013
A dispute between TRW Automotive and General Motors may end a $700 million brake component contract, sources told Crain's Detroit Business. TRW last month disclosed that it terminated a brake component contract, representing $700 million in revenue, with an undisclosed customer.... Read More »

 

TRW builds expertise in collision-avoidance technology

12:01 am U.S. ET | Oct. 14, 2013
As a major supplier of cameras, radars and brakes, TRW Automotive is poised to profit from the auto industry's embrace of collision avoidance.... Read More »

 

Toyota targets fewer parts, complexity to speed product creation

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 15, 2013
Toyota has decided it no longer needs 50 kinds of air bags to protect drivers' knees. Ten, the company says, ought to suffice. In one of President Akio Toyoda's biggest initiatives since taking over in 2009, the company is winnowing the number of parts it uses and increasing common components across models.... Read More »

 

EXECUTIVE COMPENSATION

CEOs' pay grows with the economy

12:01 am U.S. ET | June 10, 2013
Ford CEO Alan Mulally has repeated as highest-paid CEO at publicly traded North America-based automotive companies. Mulally took home $68,443,381 in 2012, up slightly from the $68,247,702 he made in 2011. He climbed to the top of last year's list after placing third in the 2010 rankings. Unlike previous years, Mulally isn't the only automaker CEO on the list. No. 33 on this list of 35 executives is General Motors CEO Dan Akerson.... Read More »

 

Growing Audi demand prompts TRW to boost output at new Romania plant

May 7, 2013 11:09 CET
TRW will boost production at a new eastern European factory on growing demand from Audi and other automakers. The U.S. supplier plans a fivefold output boost at a steering wheel leather wrapping plant in Baia Mare, Romania, that opened in January.... Read More »

 

TRW Q1 profits fall 21%, but Europe troubles mitigated

May 1, 2013 06:01 CET
Safety and braking components supplier TRW Automotive's first-quarter profits fell, but results from China and elsewhere helped mitigate reduced business in the troubled European market.... Read More »

 

TRW Q1 profits fall 21%, but Europe troubles mitigated

11:56 am U.S. ET | April 30, 2013
Safety and braking components supplier TRW Automotive's first-quarter profits fell, but results from China and elsewhere helped mitigate reduced business in the troubled European market.... Read More »

 

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