JCI http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53704/more en Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-122 <div class="node-body article-body">Emitec comes under Continental umbrella; Bosch adds second R&D operation in Vietnam; Halla Visteon Climate Control expands into South America.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-122" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-122#comments Public Gated Management & Strategy Suppliers Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology North America South America Brazil China U.S. Germany Vietnam Autoliv Bosch Continental JCI Visteon Airbags Climate Controls/HVAC Global Sources Product Development Restructuring Seatbelts Seats Thu, 14 Aug 2014 14:35:00 +0000 1085311 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>JCI test facility allows real-time crash monitoring.</strong></p> Johnson Controls Reorganizes Interiors Product Development http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/johnson-controls-reorganizes-interiors-product-development <div class="field-deck"> 2014 CAR Management Briefing Seminars </div> <div class="node-body article-body">“We know if we stopped investing in innovation we would be out of business in one business cycle,” says Johnson Controls’ Han Hendriks. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/johnson-controls-reorganizes-interiors-product-development" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/johnson-controls-reorganizes-interiors-product-development#comments Public Management & Strategy Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America North America - Regional JCI 2014 CAR Management Briefing Seminars Interior Product Development Wed, 13 Aug 2014 08:30:00 +0000 1083001 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Hans Hendriks, vice president-Advanced Product Development and Sales</strong></p> Suppliers Wild Card in North American Output Surge http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/suppliers-wild-card-north-american-output-surge <div class="node-body article-body">“The industry is in good shape. We’re not over our skis,” Visteon CEO Tim Leuliette says. “Not just Visteon, but as an industry we are all running pretty good balance sheets and being very conservative.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/suppliers-wild-card-north-american-output-surge" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/suppliers-wild-card-north-american-output-surge#comments Public Auto Makers Plants & Production Suppliers North America North America - Regional Bosch Chrysler Continental Faurecia Ford General Motors JCI Lear TRW Visteon Volkswagen ZF Capacity Utilization Production Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:49:00 +0000 1068141 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>GM Arlington assembly plant employee Mark Magallon shines Chevy Tahoe badge.</strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-119 <div class="node-body article-body">JCI, Chinese manufacturer form interior-trim JV; Continental auto-electronics arm picks Philippines site as Asia supply hub; German, Chinese companies forge aluminum-castings agreement. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-119" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-119#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Suppliers Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology North America Canada China U.S. Philippines Germany United Kingdom Continental Dodge JCI SAIC SRT Aluminum Brakes Capacity Utilization Component Electronic Control Units (ECU) Global Sources Globalization Manufacturing Technology Vehicle Interiors Brembo North America Continental Temic Electronic Motion Systems Evana KSR Rheinmetall Group TI Automotive Thu, 24 Jul 2014 16:26:00 +0000 1067111 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Cast-iron foundry expands Brembo brake operations in Michigan.</strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-117 <div class="node-body article-body">Magna AWD system moves ’15 Hyundai Genesis; Volkswagen names partners for e-Golf charging network; Union Pacific named preferred Ford supplier.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-117" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-117#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Management & Strategy Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. Bosch Ford Hyundai JCI Magna Volkswagen Charging Finance Logistics OE-Supplier Relations Seats Transmissions ChargePoint Gates Ohio State University Union Pacific Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:50:00 +0000 1056951 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>JCI contributes seating to Ohio State&rsquo;s prize-winning eco-friendly car.</strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-116 <div class="node-body article-body">JCI steps out of cockpit; PPG coatings business seeks to cover more of South America; Bosch looks to build upon modest Indonesian investment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-116" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-116#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Suppliers Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology North America South America Brazil U.S. Indonesia South Korea Germany Russia Bosch Continental JCI Lada Nissan Renault Visteon Capacity Utilization Component Finance Globalization Information & Entertainment Manufacturing Technology Restructuring Steel Vehicle Interiors Autoneum ContiTech Cooper-Standard Halla Visteon PPG Tata Steel Wed, 02 Jul 2014 17:30:00 +0000 1052691 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>ContiTech employee programs CNC robotic bending machine at new hose plant in Kaluga, Russia.</strong></p> From the Floor: 2014 WardsAuto Interiors Conference http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/floor-2014-wardsauto-interiors-conference <div class="node-body gallery-body">More than 500 people attended the recent WardsAuto Interiors Conference in Dearborn, MI, to hear two compelling keynote speeches and eight panel sessions. Also honored at the conference were winners of the 2014 Ward's 10 Best Interiors and the College for Creative Studies Student Design Competition. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/floor-2014-wardsauto-interiors-conference" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/floor-2014-wardsauto-interiors-conference#comments Public Auto Makers Management & Strategy Suppliers Vehicles & Technology Ward's 10 Best Interiors North America North America - Regional U.S. Chrysler Continental Faurecia General Motors JCI Lear Visteon 2014 WardsAuto Interiors Conference Carbon Fiber Cockpit Future Products Human Machine Interfaces (HMI) Instrument Panel Interior Plastic Product Development Seats Vehicle Interiors Mon, 09 Jun 2014 15:32:00 +0000 1029871 at http://wardsauto.com Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-112 <div class="node-body article-body">Halla Visteon Climate Control takes control of Chinese JV; Malaysia trade mission seeks to build on Mazda investment; JCI opens big battery plant in China.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-112" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-112#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Management & Strategy Politics Suppliers Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology North America China U.S. Japan Malaysia United Kingdom Bugatti JCI Magna Mazda Mercedes Nissan Batteries Finance Global Sources Globalization Headliner Hybrid Vehicles OE-Supplier Relations Purchashing Restructuring Trade Transmissions Delta Kogyo Grede Holdings Halla Visteon Hirotec Hitachi Japan Climate Systems Maxim Integrated Products Motus Preh Thu, 05 Jun 2014 21:22:00 +0000 1033731 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Magna Powertrain AWD system designed for Mercedes C-segment.</strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-110 <div class="node-body article-body">Johnson Controls, SAIC subsidiary form auto-interiors JV; new Plastic Omnium factories will supply Volkswagen, General Motors; Mexican aluminum supplier opening first Russian plant.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-110" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-110#comments Public Gated Auto Makers Management & Strategy Plants & Production Suppliers Asia Pacific Europe Vehicles & Technology North America South America Brazil China Mexico U.S. Russia BorgWarner Dana General Motors JCI SAIC Volkswagen Aluminum Component Finance Globalization Logistics Manufacturing Technology OE-Supplier Relations Steel Vehicle Interiors China Automotive Systems Michelin Nemak Plastic Omnium Yanfeng Fri, 23 May 2014 15:55:00 +0000 1025981 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Electronic fan drives slated for BorgWarner Brazil facility.</strong></p> Autonomous Vehicle Interiors Offer Opportunities for Differentiation, Innovation http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/autonomous-vehicle-interiors-offer-opportunities-differentiation-innovation <div class="field-deck"> 2014 WardsAuto Interiors Conference </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Game playing, relaxing and talking with family are all scenarios seen with the adoption of autonomous vehicles.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/autonomous-vehicle-interiors-offer-opportunities-differentiation-innovation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/autonomous-vehicle-interiors-offer-opportunities-differentiation-innovation#comments Public Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. JCI 2014 WardsAuto Interiors Conference Autonomous Vehicles Vehicle Interiors Autonomous vehicles Carolyn Peters College for Creative Studies Dave Muyres interior JCI Jeevak Badve Johnson Controls Sundberg & Ferar Wed, 21 May 2014 18:00:00 +0000 1024801 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>College for Creative Studies&rsquo; Carolyn Peters.</strong></p>