INTERVIEW

Q & A  Ravi Kotiyan,  CEO, TipperMann  Interview by: Ashish Bhatia

Q & A Ravi Kotiyan, CEO, TipperMann Interview by: Ashish Bhatia

Handling cargo Q. When was Tippermann India established and what are the core areas of the operation of the company? A. With 15 years of experience in transport related equipment, superstructures and city cleaning equipment, the production line of Tippermann India in Bangalore was started. Our core areas of operations include fitting material handling equipment on trucks like hydraulic tailgates,[Read More…]

by July 27, 2018 INTERVIEW
Q & A  Pratap Bose,  Head of Design,  Tata Motors  Interview by: Anirudh Raheja

Q & A Pratap Bose, Head of Design, Tata Motors Interview by: Anirudh Raheja

CV Designs Q. How would you term the design strength of the commercial vehicle business of Tata Motors? A. The design aspect at Tata Motors took shape with commercial vehicles. The commercial vehicle design heritage side of Tata Motors is very strong therefore. A need to refresh the design aspect was however felt, and we began with the Signa, followed[Read More…]

by June 24, 2018 INTERVIEW, Uncategorized
Q & A  Vinod K Dasari,  Managing Director, Ashok Leyland  Interview by: Ashish Bhatia

Q & A Vinod K Dasari, Managing Director, Ashok Leyland Interview by: Ashish Bhatia

Flexible tech Q. How is the India electric vehicle story shaping up? A. When electric vehicle movement began, it was about USD 2500 per kWh. Now it is USD 250 per kWh. When it reaches the 120 kWh level, it would be better to have electric vehicles than diesel vehicles. Battery costs are coming down. They are reducing by eight[Read More…]

by June 24, 2018 INTERVIEW
Tech talk

Tech talk

Q & A Julie Furber, Executive Director – Electrification, Cummins Inc. Interview & photo by Ashish Bhatia Q. What is the electrification strategy at Cummins? A. The electrification strategy at Cummins is about global adoption. The primary objective is to develop Cummins as a leader in electrified power. Both, in hybrid powertrains and electric powertrains. This, through a series of[Read More…]

by May 20, 2018 INTERVIEW