Delphi intends to call its soon-to-be-independent electrical and electronics division “Aptiv,” as the US-based automotive supplier group moves to spin off its powertrain operations into a separate company. Aptiv will be headed by the combined group’s current CEO, Kevin Clark, while a slimmed down powertrain company called Delphi Technologies will have as its CEO Liam Read More..
Volvo CarsÂ and automotive supplier Autoliv plan to jointly develop next-generation autonomous driving software. The two Swedish companies said the planned new venture, which will be headquartered in Gothenburg,Â will develop advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) and autonomous driveÂ technologies. Volvo will be able to use these systems in its cars and Autoliv can make them available to Read More..
Swedish supplier Autoliv has joined the “Drive Me” autonomous driving project started by Volvo Cars. Drive Me, initiated by Volvo Cars in December 2013, involves 100 self-driving Volvos that use public roads in Gothenburg in everyday driving conditions. The cars are used by members of the public for daily use. The addition of Autoliv to Read More..
Swedish supplier Autoliv has pleaded guilty for its role in a price fixing conspiracy and will pay a 14.5 million fine, the US Department of Justice (DOJ) said in a press release. Autoliv has admitted its role in a conspiracy to fix prices of seatbelts, airbags and steering wheels delivered to a carmaker in the Read More..
IT experts at Swedish automotive supplier Autoliv are converting 40 European plants to a new, common ERP infrastructure. Top priority for the new system is to make sure that there is an uninterrupted flow of materials to all machinery, says Soenke Gebhardt, IT expert at Autolivâ€™s German factory in Elmshorn near Hamburg. Equally important is Read More..
Autoliv is expanding its Shanghai plant, in a move to boost electronics manufacturing capacity in the Chinese market. The Stockholm-based maker of automotive safety systems and components said it is adding Â 4,000 square meters to its Shanghai plant to boost local electronics manufacturing capacity by 50 percent. The plant expansion will cost 13 million dollars. Read More..