Automotive Manufacturing Solutions

GM

  • Cobo is new production VP at Opel

    December 17th 2018

    Germany – Antonio Cobo has been appointed vice president for manufacturing and supply chain of Opel/Vauxhall, the company has announced.

  • New year, new arrangements

    December 10th 2018

    As 2018 draws to a close, the pace of change in vehicle manufacturing is accelerating….

  • Seven plant closures at GM

    November 27th 2018

    GM is closing plants in light of declining demand for small passenger cars

  • A focus on fibres

    November 27th 2018

    Lightweight, high-strength benefits are being offset by materials and process costs. James Bakewell looks at the challenges of making carbon fibre cost effective

  • Waste not…

    September 13th 2018

    Karen McCandless reports on vehicle-maker recycling projects ranging from plastic bottles to electric vehicle batteries

  • Home truths

    August 23rd 2018

    Once the battles over tariffs settle down, North America”s own brands can focus on the rapid and significant changes the domestic market is demanding. Ian Henry reports

  • The X Factor

    August 23rd 2018

    As GM Fairfax gears up to build the new Cadillac XT4 alongside the existing Chevy Malibu sedan, Gareth Price travels to Kansas City to speaks to plant manager Bill Kulhanek about the new era

  • PSA – setting a new pace with Opel

    August 20th 2018

    PSA has lost no time in starting the turnaround of Opel-Vauxhall…

  • A slow return to growth

    July 5th 2018

    Vehicle-makers in South America are seeing signs of recovery, boosted by growing exports

  • Closer to commercialisation

    May 10th 2018

    Fuel-cell electric vehicles have lagged behind other EVs, but upcoming models could help that to change