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Rheinmetall Automotive - NAIAS 2018
Change Driven: Technology for the drivelines of today and tomorrow
Rheinmetall Automotive at NAIAS 2018
Tier-one automotive supplier Rheinmetall Automotive and its brands KS Kolbenschmidt and Pierburg are exhibiting from January 15 to 18 at NAIAS – North American International Auto Show. On 140 sq. meters, the Company is showcasing its latest technologies for gasoline and diesel engines, and electric motors. The product display is supported by a virtual product app. Rheinmetall Automotive is embracing changing mobility trends and stricter emission regulations under the theme “Change Driven."
Rheinmetall Automotive
Stevan Zivanovic, in charge of Mechatronics, North America
As from January 1, 2018, Stevan Zivanovic (48) will succeed Rene Gansauge (44) as President of Mechatronics NAFTA at Rheinmetall Automotive AG. In this position he will have responsibility for all the North American interests of Rheinmetall Automotive's Mechatronics division.
Rheinmetall Automotive - New plant built in Chongqing
New plant built in Chongqing
Rheinmetall Automotive expands piston production in China
In its 20th anniversary year, Kolbenschmidt Shanghai Piston (KSSP) is adding a newly built plant in Chongqing, a metropolis with a population of many millions, to its production location structure in the automotive hub in southwest China
Rheinmetall Automotive Exhaust Gas Valve
Rheinmetall subsidiary books order for on-road trucks
Valves for Chinese-American manufacturer
Through its group subsidiary Pierburg, Rheinmetall Automotive AG has been awarded by a Chinese-American engine manufacturer an order with a life-time volume worth over €71 million.
KSLP presents at Marintec
KSLP presents at Marintec China 2017
The marine fair Marintec 2017 is being held in Shanghai, China from December 5 to 8. KS Kolbenschmidt GmbH, represented by its subsidiary KSLP (China) Co. Ltd., will be exhibiting in the German Pavilion at Hall N2.
Pierburg Electric Throttle Valve
New electric throttle and control valve in plastic
Pierburg has displayed a new generation of motorized throttle valves specifically suited for use in Euro 6 vehicles. Instead of the usual aluminum alloy, the housing is manufactured from a duromer which is combined with a newly developed plastic/metal hybrid throttle valve for cost and weight savings.
Figures for the third quarter of 2017
Rheinmetall Automotive with improved earnings
In Q3/2017, Rheinmetall Automotive AG again improved its profitability and showed a clear increase in operating earnings. For the first three quarters of the year the Group generated sales of €2,149 million (up from €1,992 million in Q3/2016). This represents a growth of €157 million or 7.9 percent. During the same period, operating earnings climbed 14 percent or €23 million to €186 million (up from €163 million). Hence, the operating margin of the first-tier auto-industry supplier rose from 8.2 to 8.7 percent.
Rheinmetall Automotive Online Magazin Heartbeat
"Heartbeat" now also web-based
Rheinmetall Automotive launches online magazine
Rheinmetall Automotive AG is broadening its digital offering: the customer magazine "Heartbeat" will in future be published as a responsive web version in English, German, as well as Chinese.
Pierburg - Air valves
Contract for divert-air valves
Rheinmetall Automotive positioning itself in Southeast Asia
Through its group subsidiary Pierburg, Rheinmetall Automotive AG has won a strategically significant contract awarded by a major OEM in Southeast Asia. The order covers divert-air valves and has a lifetime value of €7.7 million. Shipments will start as from the end of 2018. For this German auto-industry supplier, it is the first order for Southeast Asia and hence a valuable door-opener to this part of the world.
Metallic 3D printing from Solidteq
With longstanding practical experience into new markets
Spun off by Rheinmetall Automotive AG, the 3D printing specialist Neuss-based Solidteq GmbH is now entering the market under its new name and offering its expertise to third-party customers, too, especially from the automotive and mechanical engineering sectors.