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The cool kid on the block is here!


Conceptualized and developed with the aim of creating an entirely new category, the KUV100 is a compact SUV where ‘K’ stands for the ‘kool’ & trendy generation of youth, while UV represents an SUV. The numeric ‘100’ represents the pecking order of the series which comes in below TUV300 and XUV500. With its aggressive styling and dominating SUV stance, the KUV100 remains true to the tough and rugged Mahindra DNA. Under the hood, the KUV100 will be powered by the world-class mFALCON, an all-new engine family with options of both petrol (mF... Read More »

KONE to deliver passenger elevator to reach 400m deep underground nuclear waste storage in Finland


KONE will deliver a double deck elevator car for the passenger elevator. The elevator in KONE's High-Rise Laboratory at the Tytyri mine in Lohja served as a model for the Posiva project. The delivery will also include an elevator for construction time use, enabling the installation of the final shaft equipment. The passenger elevator will feature the KONE UltraRope(TM) technology, a high-rise elevator technology that is set to break industry limits and enable future elevator travel heights of 1 kilometer - twice the distance currently feasib... Read More »

Intel to Showcase Amazing Tech-Enabled Experiences at CES 2016


DETAILS: Keynote WHAT: Intel CEO Brian Krzanich will deliver the pre-show keynote address. He will highlight the key trends accelerating the next wave of computing innovation and showcase how Intel technology is reshaping experiences across multiple aspects of daily life. WHEN: Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016, 6:30 p.m. Doors open to press and analysts at 5:15 p.m. WHERE: The Venetian Hotel, Palazzo Ballroom DETAILS: Intel at CES Panels and Events WHAT: Intel executives will join panels and events at CES to discuss trends on how tech... Read More »

Hitachi Rail Italy to manufacture AT300 trains for GWR in the West of England


Hitachi Rail Italy today announces that a new fleet of AT300 trains for the UK train operating company Great Western Railway (GWR) will be manufactured at Hitachi Rail Italy's facility in Pistoia. Hitachi Rail Europe finalised a deal in July 2015 to supply and maintain 29 brand new AT300 trains for the GWR franchise, which operates trains between London Paddington and the West Country locations of Plymouth and Penzance. Comprising 7 nine-car and 22 five-car bi-mode trains, the mixed fleet will allow for flexible use, including 10-car form... Read More »

Marking Watershed Effort


Can a stream of effort flow into a river of results? Of course. Proof positive is Toyota’s Portland Vehicle Distribution Center (VDC). Toyota redesigned the site at Terminal 4 of the city’s port on the Willamette River in 2004 with a focus on H20. The facility collects rain water, stores it in a large underground tank and uses it to flush toilets in the main building…saving water. Toilets have dual function flush…saving water. Personnel are trained to clean vehicles in a wash bay (not outside) and to only wash vehicles that have accessori... Read More »

The philosophy of epic entrepreneurs: Bill Gates


Seattle, USA, 1955. Out of the dorms of Harvard and into the secluded world of digital-technology geeks and the magic of coding. Genius tech architect, influential global leader and crusader of the greatest revolution in philanthropy.... The 'impatient optimist', Bill Gates. "I can do anything I put my mind into." Those were the prophetic words of a young boy, aged 11 - William Henry Gates III. A non-conformist, intellectual introvert and deep thinker. In childhood dreams it was not Never Land he inhabited, but the burning battlefields of... Read More »

Lose control, gain love – Speedfactory


Long gone are the days when a company or brand could tightly control their image and reputation through their own carefully orchestrated advertising campaigns. Over the last years and with the establishment of social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter or YouTube, many marketing professionals and brand managers out there had to learn that what they say about their brand is not nearly as powerful as what people say about it. Consumers are in command. They not only discuss, like or dislike and spread brand content, they also create it. M... Read More »

Henkel Transport & Metal, a strategic business unit within Adhesive Technologies, appoints EMG for European automotive brand awareness campaign


Henkel Adhesive Technologies is the world market leader in adhesives, sealants and functional coatings. It is part of the Henkel company founded in 1876 and headquartered in Düsseldorf, Germany, with about 50,000 employees from more than 120 nations worldwide. EMG has been brought on board to strengthen Henkel’s brand awareness within the automotive industry in Europe, working on a pro-active media relations strategy built around a storytelling PR concept based on Henkel’s strategic business priorities and key initiatives. To ensure the r... Read More »

Belden’s New Cordsets Deliver Greater Power and Performance Reliability in Confined Industrial Automation Settings


Belden Inc., a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission critical applications, introduces the new M8 5-pole B-coded cordsets. With an extended power range and snap and snap/thread attachments, the new cordsets ensure high performance reliability and make installation in the field easy, even when available space is limited. “With the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) growing in popularity, our world is becoming even more interconnected and dependent on reliable network communication, which is contributing to tremendously ... Read More »

Verizon gives three innovative start-ups $1 million dollars each to advance their world-changing ideas


Verizon awarded a total of $6 million to twelve winners. A top prize of $1 million was up for grabs in each category of the Powerful Answers Award contest, with $500,000 and $250,000 prizes awarded to one first runner-up and two second runners-up in each category. “The last ten months have been an incredible journey for all twelve of these companies and it has been truly inspiring for our team to learn so much about their technologies and potential for solving real-world issues,” said John Doherty, Senior Vice President of Corporate Developm... Read More »

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