JCI http://wardsauto.com/taxonomy/term/53704/more en 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 Management & Strategy Auto Makers Supply Chain 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 Management & Strategy Plants & Production Auto Makers Asia Pacific Supply Chain Europe Suppliers 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 Management & Strategy Auto Makers 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 Management & Strategy Politics Auto Makers Asia Pacific Supply Chain Europe Suppliers 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 Management & Strategy Plants & Production Auto Makers Asia Pacific Supply Chain Europe Suppliers 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> Innovation Center Showcases What’s Next at Visteon http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/innovation-center-showcases-what-s-next-visteon <div class="node-body article-body">The hardware and software bridging blueprint and car are on display at the newly opened Visteon Innovation Center, a showroom for products now in use, nearing production or conceptualized for cars of the future.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/innovation-center-showcases-what-s-next-visteon" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/innovation-center-showcases-what-s-next-visteon#comments Public Gated Management & Strategy Auto Makers Asia Pacific Europe Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America China U.S. South Korea Russia BMW JCI Mercedes Visteon Climate Controls/HVAC Electric Vehicles Electronics Finance Future Products Globalization Instrument Panel Interior Li-ion OE-Supplier Relations Product Development Restructuring Vehicle Interiors Duckyang Industry e-Bee Halla Visteon Richard Vaughan Visteon Innovation Center Viston Avtopribor Electronics Yanfeng Visteon Tue, 08 Apr 2014 11:26:00 +0000 990411 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Visteon Innovation Center features include Horizon Cockpit concept using 3-D system that maps driver&#39;s gestures through kinematic spatial hand, then replicates motion as a virtual ‟hand&rdquo; shown on center-stack display.</strong></p> Technology Roundup http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/technology-roundup <div class="node-body article-body">Freescale microcontrollers run park-assist, seat controls and other auto apps; JCI developing fuel-saving battery-cooling technology; Axalta supplying eco-friendly basecoat to Indian automakers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/technology-roundup" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/vehicles-technology/technology-roundup#comments Premium Plants & Production Auto Makers Asia Pacific Europe Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America India U.S. Germany Russia Audi JCI Volvo Car Electronic Control Units (ECU) Li-ion Manufacturing Technology Navigation Systems Axalta cdcom Fraunhofer Gesellschaft Freescale Semiconductor INRIX Owens Corning Fri, 28 Mar 2014 12:03:00 +0000 982441 at http://wardsauto.com Lincoln Integrates Tree-Based Material in MKX CUV http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/lincoln-integrates-tree-based-material-mkx-cuv <div class="node-body article-body">Wood used for the part is sourced from Weyerhaeuser, one of the largest forest-product companies in the U.S.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/lincoln-integrates-tree-based-material-mkx-cuv" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/lincoln-integrates-tree-based-material-mkx-cuv#comments Public Auto Makers Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. JCI Lincoln OE-Supplier Relations Plastic Vehicle Interiors Wed, 26 Feb 2014 11:57:00 +0000 960151 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>Tree-based cellulose reinforced polypropylene reinforces MKX center console.</strong></p> Supplier Roundup http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-92 <div class="node-body article-body">Johnson Controls sheds auto-electronics business; Denso doubles down on Tennessee injector production; GKN goes local with new Russian plant.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-92" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wardsauto.com/suppliers/supplier-roundup-92#comments Premium Management & Strategy Plants & Production Auto Makers Asia Pacific Supply Chain Europe Suppliers Vehicles & Technology North America U.S. South Korea Russia Sweden BMW Denso Ford Hyundai JCI Kia Visteon Capacity Utilization Electric Vehicles Employment Gasoline Global Sources Globalization Information & Entertainment Instrument Panel Labor & Human Resources OE-Supplier Relations Production Purchashing Restructuring Suspension Busan GKN Driveline Jacqueline Dedo Michigan Economic Development Corp. Nexteer Piston Group SKF Togliatti Thu, 16 Jan 2014 20:20:00 +0000 932911 at http://wardsauto.com <p><strong>SKF to provide MacPherson strut component to Hyundai-Kia.</strong></p>