Ola to use Siemens’ digital solution to build Rs 24 bn EV facility in India

With an initial capacity of 2 million units a year, it will be the largest scooter manufacturing facility in the world. It will serve as Ola’s global manufacturing hub catering to its customers in India as well as key markets across Europe, UK, Latin America and ANZ. Read more...

Salvagnini's laser cutting machines enhance sheet metal processing

L3 and L5 fibre laser cutting machines are consolidated systems in the market. In line with the Salvagnini tradition, they are constantly perfected with the introduction of new hardware and software solutions. Read more...

Igus’ EC.PR monitoring system ensures safety in crane systems

A system failure can incur high costs for crane operators. The EC.PR precisely records the force values of the floating moving end and adjusts the force limits. This prevents high repair costs and damage to the system. Read more...

Welcome to IIEF 2021: The industry extravaganza

From January 1, 2021, nearly every major automobile company in India has announced a price hike due to an increase in various input costs Read more...

CBIC introduces Liberalised Authorised Economic Operator Package for MSMEs

The scheme aims to attract MSMEs to become Authorised Economic Operators (AEOs) and avail the various benefits. CBIC has relaxed the compliance criteria provided the MSMEs have a valid certificate from their line-Ministry. Read more...

EcoCortec develops first compostable packaging technology for electronics parts

Eco-Corr Film was tested as part of the pilot project of packaging car parts for shipment to a car-maker's plant in Pune, India. Manufacturer was able to cut the amount of conventional plastic packaging by half thus eliminating a significant amount of plastic waste. Read more...

India-Japan govt. partner to grant easy passage to skilled Indian workers from 14 sectors

This Memorandum of Cooperation MOC aims to foster mobility of workers and skilled professionals from India to Japan. Read more...

L&T bags mega EPCC contract from HPCL Rajasthan Refinery for new cracker unit

The Dual Feed Cracker Unit (DFCU) is the biggest EPCC contract awarded in the country to date in the refinery and petrochemical sector. L&T Hydrocarbon Engineering will be responsible for setting up a DFCU having capacity of 890 KTPA for Rajasthan Refinery Project at Barmer. Read more...

Digitalisation to play huge part in transforming energy systems: Anil Chaudhry

Covid 19 pandemic has impacted the clean energy transition in India considerably. Anil Chaudhry, CEO, Schneider Electric India, believes digitisation of energy will be an enabler in this transition. Therefore, one needs to be prepared for a technology-led transformation in a post-pandemic world. Read more...