Articles by: CV Admin

Changing times

Changing times

The 66th IAA Commercial Vehicle show 2016 reflected the change the commercial vehicle industry is going through.  Story by: Anirudh Raheja Photos by: Gianenrico Griffini The 66th IAA Commercial Vehicle show opened its doors to visitors on the morning of September 21, 2016, at Hannover in Germany. The weather on that particular day was pleasant, though a little cold by Indian standards. One[Read More…]

by November 10, 2016 Events
Manatec goes to Frankfurt

Manatec goes to Frankfurt

At Automechanika Frankfurt, Germany, Manatec displayed its range of products. Story by: Team CV The quest for growth took Pondicherry-based Manatec to Automechanika Frankfurt, Germany. Established in 1987, the company, specialising in the design and manufacture of garage equipments like wheel aligners, wheel balancers, two post lifts, gas analysers, smoke meters, and headlamp aligners among others, displayed its product range[Read More…]

by November 10, 2016 Events
Building buses

Building buses

B Anil Baliga, Executive Vice President  – Bus & Application,  VE Commercial Vehicles Ltd. Interview by: Bhushan Mhapralkar Q. The Pithampur plant is running at full capacity. How does that augur for buses? A. We have geared up for a production run of 5500 numbers. We are doing about 6000 to 6100 units. We will be expanding the capacity to[Read More…]

by November 10, 2016 INTERVIEW
BKT Tyres: Changing rules of the game

BKT Tyres: Changing rules of the game

BKT is eyeing a leadership role in the global OHT tyre market by means of a USD 500 million investment. Story by: Bhushan Mhapralkar Established in 1954 as a manufacturer of bicycle tyres at Aurangabad, Maharashtra, Mumbai-based BKT Tyres is changing the rules of the game. It is diligently working towards realising the vision of achieving leadership in the off-highway tyre[Read More…]

by November 10, 2016 INDUSTRY TALK