All Daimler articles – Page 5

  • Mercedes starts CLS production at Sindelfingen
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    New CLS line starts at Sindelfingen

    2018-01-23T11:36:59Z

    Site manager of the Sindelfingen plant Michael Bauer (left) and Ergun Lümali, chairman of the Sindelfingen Works Council (right) Germany – Mercedes-Benz has started production of its latest CLS model at the Sindelfingen plant. The CLS will share the same assembly line as the E-Class sedan and T-models, with ...

  • The one-millionth Porsche 911
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    Nem tão esnobe que não possa fazer esforço

    2018-01-10T09:16:22Z

    A Porsche vem expandindo sua produção e alcançando resultados recordes - com alguma assistência das instalações do Grupo Volkswagen Tanto um nome emblemático na indústria automotiva como uma parte central do Grupo Volkswagen, a Porsche vem facilitando a sua crescente produção nos últimos anos, dependendo fortemente dos recursos do Grupo ...

  • Lada Priora production line
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    Resolução russa

    2018-01-10T08:56:53Z

    A indústria automotiva da Rússia está expressando com cautela a confiança novamente, depois que o mercado de automóveis emergiu de uma queda de três anos As vendas aumentaram na Rússia todos os meses nos últimos oito meses, à medida que o país se adapta ao seu novo normal econômico dos ...

  • The one-millionth Porsche 911
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    El deportivo que trabaja en equipo

    2018-01-07T22:45:11Z

    Porsche está expandiendo su producción y está alcanzando resultados récord con ayuda de las instalaciones del Grupo Volkswagen Porsche es una marca icónica en la industria y una parte fundamental del Grupo Volkswagen, en los últimos años ha aumentado su producción gracias al uso de los recursos del Grupo mientras ...

  • Lada Priora production line
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    Determinación rusa

    2018-01-07T16:30:46Z

    La industria automotriz rusa muestra nuevamente su confianza con el resurgir de la industria automotriz después de tres años de crisis Las ventas han crecido cada mes en Rusia durante los últimos ocho meses a medida que el país se adapta a la nueva economía recuperada de los bajos precios ...

  • Mercedes-Benz Werk Ludwigsfeld
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    Commercial vitality

    2018-01-02T15:21:53Z

    European LCV production is a dynamic mix of rising volumes, electrification and new alliances In general, Europe’s light commercial vehicle (LCV) market is supplied by native manufacturers, with only two non-European brands, Nissan and Hyundai, having a production footprint of their own on the continent (Toyota sources the ProAce van ...

  • Lada Priora production line
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    Russian resolution

    2018-01-02T12:15:35Z

    Russia’s automotive industry is cautiously expressing confidence again after the car market there emerges from a three-year slump Sales have increased in Russia every month for the last eight as the country adapts to its new economic normal of low oil prices and continued European economic sanctions; the two biggest ...

  • The one-millionth Porsche 911
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    Not too posh to push

    2018-01-02T11:35:46Z

    Porsche has been expanding its production and achieving record results – with some assistance from Volkswagen Group facilities Both an iconic name in the automotive industry and a core part of the Volkswagen Group, Porsche has been facilitating its rising production in recent years by relying heavily on Group resources ...

  • Renault Valladolid AMS janfeb2017
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    Estrela em ascensão na Espanha

    2017-12-13T08:32:20Z

    A fábrica de Valladolid da Renault está liderando algumas das últimas tecnologias de fabricação digital. A fábrica espanhola tornou-se uma estrela na rede de produção da Renault para fazer um dos lançamentos dos novos segmentos mais bem sucedidos da marca: o SUV pequeno Captur. Desde o início da produção em ...

  • Renault Valladolid AMS janfeb2017
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    La estrella ascendente de Renault en España

    2017-12-12T17:58:02Z

    La planta de Renault en Valladolid está ensayando las últimas tecnologías digitales de producción La planta española se ha convertido en la estrella de la red de producción de Renault ya que produce uno de los lanzamientos más exitosos en la nueva línea de productos: el SUV compacto Captur. ...

  • Renault Valladolid AMS janfeb2017
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    Spain’s rising star

    2017-12-08T16:46:00Z

    Renault’s Valladolid plant is piloting some of the latest digital manufacturing technologies The Spanish plant has become a star in Renault’s production network for making one of the brand’s most successful new-segment launches: the Captur small SUV. Since start of production in 2013, the car has passed the ‘1m built’ ...

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    New aspects

    2017-11-23T12:07:41Z

    GOM’s 3D Metrology Conference continued the tradition of showcasing the latest in industrial 3D metrology, inspection and testing to automotive manufacturing professionals from around the world With more than 750 visitors from more than 50 countries, the GOM Conference proved again to be an established forum for experts in metrology, ...

  • Yanfeng Automotive Interiors, Plana nad Luznici, plant
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    European ramp up

    2017-11-21T11:44:17Z

    Yanfeng is busily growing its operation within Europe as two new facilities come on stream, with a manufacturing plant in the Czech Republic and a new test centre in Slovakia Though the company was only formally established in 2015 Yanfeng Automotive Interiors already registers as one of the biggest automotive ...

  • Francisco J Riberas
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    New stamping ground

    2017-11-15T17:08:10Z

    Gestamp chairman and CEO Francisco Riberas tells AMS about the growth in outsourcing of press shop operations Spanish metal parts supplier Gestamp has grown to the point it is now the go-to company for European makers wanting to outsource body-in-white and chassis parts, particularly stronger hot-stamped steel parts. It ...

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    The stage to engage

    2017-11-15T16:31:08Z

    The continually restructuring tier supply environment is witnessing record M&A activity amid rapid technological change Tier one suppliers currently face a bewildering mix of challenges, some long-term and some short-term in impact. This has always been the case, but the pace of change and the scale of adjustment required now ...

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    The stage to engage

    2017-11-15T12:33:31Z

    The continually restructuring tier supply environment is witnessing record M&A activity amid rapid technological change Tier one suppliers currently face a bewildering mix of challenges, some long-term and some short-term in impact. This has always been the case, but the pace of change and the scale of adjustment required now ...

  • Steel coil, Tata Port Talbot
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    Still going strong

    2017-10-31T09:02:33Z

    As November marks the 40th anniversary of the original press-hardened steel patent, AMS takes a look at how the technology has evolved and where it is heading next in an era of mixed-material vehicle productionThe overriding merit of press-hardened steel (PHS) has always been the unique combination of formability, ultra ...

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    Master piecers

    2017-10-12T13:03:39Z

    AMS reports on the techniques used in the typically bespoke but ever larger-scale production of blanksIn itself, the term ‘blanking’ denotes something fairly straightforward and unexceptional – creating flat shapes out of sheet metal that may then be subjected to some further process such as bending. But companies wanting to ...

  • Carlos Ghosn
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    Renault evolves its Drive strategy

    2017-10-12T11:01:12Z

    Having driven the change, Renault is now driving into the future – according to its new strategic strapline. Just a few days after Ford announced its latest corporate strategy under new CEO Jim Hackett, Renault’s long-standing leader, Carlos Ghosn, announced its own strategic plan. According to the CEO, Renault ...

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    Novares opens paint line, Sainte Marguerite

    2017-10-05T10:57:00Z

    France – The company formerly known as Mecaplast – Key Plastics invested €8.5m ($10.1m) to build a 600sq.m extension equipped with the latest robotic technology. Novares said the facility will support six vehicle-makers in the region: PSA, Fiat, Volvo, Daimler, Opel and Renault. “At Sainte Marguerite, we are producing references ...