Federal-Mogul Motorparts, Division of Federal-Mogul Corporation Holdings, opened a new testing laboratory friction materials with an area of 2,000 square meters as part of its worldwide network of research and development (R & D).
Toyota is expanding its development and engineering in Europe to help develop cars better suited to local tastes. The Japanese automaker plans to add a second styling center and expand the engineering capabilities of its r&d center in Belgium.
The new LiDAR sensor is developed by Valeo, together with a specialist in advanced object detection. The development of new sensor also involves Prague’s R & D center, to mass production will be ready in 2018.
Škoda is strengthening the organisation with the new field of ‘Digitisation’. In doing so, the Czech car maker is creating an important prerequisite to generate the solutions in response to technological change.
Henkel’s newly opened Composite Lab in Heidelberg, Germany, is a state-of-the-art test facility. Here automotive customers can team up with Henkel experts to develop and test composite parts.
ŠKODA AUTO has started operations at the new engine centre in Mladá Boleslav today. Together with Volkswagen Group, the manufacturer has invested around 45 million euros into the expansion of the existing Technology and Development Centre in Mladá Boleslav. The construction period was just under two years.
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