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2010-07-21
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Commercial Vehicle Group Inc. (CVG) has been selected by XCMG, a leading Chinese construction machinery manufacturer, as one of two key seat suppliers for the XCMG family of products. CVG will provide a range of construction seating products for multiple XCMG vehicle lines including mobile cranes, rollers, wheel loaders, excavators, graders, truck cranes, and concrete pumps.
2011-03-11
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The European Parliament has adopted new CO2 emissions limits for light trucks and vans. The regulation passed on Feb. 15, 2011, according to InterRegs, an online resource for global vehicle safety and emissions regulations.
2011-03-11
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The U.S. Department of Transportation's NHTSA (National Highway Traffic Safety Administration) unit has decided not to pursue a rule that would require automatic reversal systems (ARS) for power windows, and it has re-opened the comment period for its proposal to require an expanded field of view for all vehicles weighing 10,000 lb or less.
2010-10-15
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NASA awarded Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne a $60.3 million contract to provide continued Space Shuttle Main Engine (SSME) prelaunch, launch, and post-launch support through March 31. The contract is an extension to the current space shuttle program flight manifest launch schedule, which shifted the last two scheduled launch dates for missions STS-133 and STS-134 to fiscal year 2011.
2010-10-15
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The U.S. Army Program Executive Office for Simulation, Training and Instrumentation has awarded Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC) a new prime contract to provide technical solutions to support the modernization of Army training ranges worldwide.
2010-10-15
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Astrium, Europe’s leading space company, will acquire Jena-Optronik, a German specialist in space sensors and optical systems. Jena-Optronik is a leading company in the development of attitude sensors as well as space-based optics for a variety of different platforms, including Earth observation (EO) satellites, and the laser guidance system for the European International Space Station supply vessel, ATV.
2010-10-15
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The U.S. Defense Logistics Agency has awarded Boeing a three-year contract to manufacture spare main rotor heads for the U.S. Army's fleet of Apache attack helicopters. The fixed-price contract calls for an initial 100 main rotor heads, at a value of $31 million, and allows for 50 additional rotor heads, which would increase the contract value to $48 million.
2010-09-10
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Navistar Defense LLC has received $66 million in delivery orders from the U.S. Army TACOM Life Cycle Management Command. All 492 vehicles will go to support security and rebuilding efforts in Iraq and Afghanistan.
2010-09-14
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China Yuchai International Ltd. says that the commercial-vehicle hybrid diesel engine (YCHPT) of its main operating subsidiary, Guangxi Yuchai Machinery Co. Ltd. (GYMCL), has achieved the highest technical standards within China.
2010-09-10
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CGS Tyres has announced a $43.81 million investment to build a new agricultural tire production plant in Charles City, IA. Representatives of CGS Tyres and the Iowa Department of Economic Development recently signed an investment agreement marking the end to negotiations that began in 2009.
2010-09-10
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Building on its 50-plus-year history in Brazil and capitalizing on the expected growth in Latin America, Caterpillar Inc. has announced the expansion of its manufacturing operations in Brazil. The company has acquired an existing industrial facility in Brazil, located in Campo Largo, state of Parana, that after upgrading will cover 50,000-m2 (540,000-ft2).
2010-09-16
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Agencies want public's help to decide what information would best help consumers compare vehicles and are considering using a letter grade system to rate a vehicle's fuel economy.
2010-09-16
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The rapidly developing and evolving market for EVs is boosting demand for new battery technologies, but after decades of slow development this boom is causing potential issues with supply. New analysis from Frost & Sullivan, Global Opportunity Analysis for Chemical and Material Suppliers in the Electric Vehicle Batteries Market, finds that the EV Li-ion battery chemical and materials market is expected to grow 125% per year from 2010 to 2016.
2010-09-16
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Boeing announced that NASA has awarded the company an extension to the International Space Station (ISS) contract for sustaining engineering. The extension is valued at $1.24 billion over a five-year period.
2010-11-18
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The continental U.S.’s first major sugarcane ethanol refinery will be built in the Imperial Valley of California, one of the best locations for growing sugarcane in the world, according to the developer, Clean Energy Capital LLC.
2010-11-24
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Creaform, a technology company offering 3-D engineering services and 3-D scanners, announced the acquisition of Genicad, a leading Quebec City company specializing in engineering, digital and mechanical design, project management, and technical drawing.
2010-11-24
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The impact of the 2008-2009 global recession on corporate R&D spending–and how reduced R&D outlays affected financial performance–is the subject of a study released recently by Booz & Co. For its 2010 Global Innovation 1000, the consulting firm analyzed R&D spending by the world's top 1000 public corporations in 2009 to assess the link between innovation and corporate performance.
2010-11-18
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The U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) awarded Pratt & Whitney Rocketdyne a $1.35 million contract to develop improved computational tools to better predict combustion stability of hydrocarbon-fueled liquid rocket engines.
2010-11-18
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Goodrich Corp. has commenced site preparation activities at a new 13-acre site in Rzeszow, Poland. The site was acquired in 2008 and is located adjacent to Rzeszow's international airport in the heart of Poland's Aviation Valley.
2010-11-24
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Goodrich Corp. has received a production contract from Lockheed Martin to supply 160 pylons for the U.S. Air Force C-5 Galaxy strategic airlifter Reliability Enhancement and Re-engining Program (RERP).
2010-11-18
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General Dynamics Armament and Technical Products has been awarded a $9.8 million contract by Raytheon Missile Systems, Tucson, AZ, for production of the composite capsule launch system (CCLS) for the Tomahawk missile.
2010-11-24
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Micro-hybrid vehicle sales will top 3 million units this year and rise to 34 million units by mid-decade, according to the latest report from Lux Research. This means enormous opportunity for the energy storage technologies that support micro-hybrids.
2010-08-20
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The U.S. Army has awarded Lockheed Martin a $260 million follow-on production contract for the combat-proven Modernized Target Acquisition Designation Sight/Pilot Night Vision Sensor (M-TADS/PNVS), also known as Arrowhead, for the AH-64D Apache attack helicopter.
2010-09-08
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As Internet became more common in homes and offices, it was widely expected that it would also be common in light vehicles. Yet Internet access in light vehicles remains relatively rare in most countries today.
2010-10-15
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SAE International has been named by the International Aerospace Quality Group (IAQG) as an officially sanctioned provider of Aerospace Auditor Transition Training (AATT). SAE will offer the IAQG Sanctioned Aerospace Auditor Transition Training classes at its world headquarters outside of Pittsburgh, PA.
2010-10-15
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Nexteer Automotive, a Tier 1 automotive supplier of wheel-to-wheel advanced steering and driveline systems, is hiring both new and seasoned professionals skilled in software engineering and mechatronics, a field that combines mechanical and electrical engineering.
2010-10-21
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Research and Markets has announced the addition of Frost & Sullivan's new report "Executive Analysis of European and North American Automotive App Store Concepts and Services" to its offering. This study focuses on the evolution of hybrid infotainment and telematics systems in the European and U.S. automotive markets.
2010-10-12
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Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) is launching a new consortium focusing on fuels and lubricants to discover ways to suppress low-speed preignition (LSPI), a condition that causes heavy engine knock and can seriously damage engine parts or cause complete engine failure. 
2010-11-30
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The United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UN ECE) has published new requirements on tire pressure monitoring systems (TPMS), according to InterRegs, an online resource for global vehicle safety and emissions regulations.
2010-11-30
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Boeing has agreed to acquire the business and operations conducted by Summit Aeronautics Group in Helena, MT. Summit employs 135 people to manufacture titanium and other hard metal structures for commercial and military aircraft.
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