Tag: Vehicle manufacturing

Process, R & D

3D Laser Scanning To Digitalise All BMW Vehicle Manufacturing Plants

June 22, 2022

Via: Metrology and Quality News

By early 2023, the BMW Group will have a digital scan of every one of its vehicle plants worldwide. In this way, the company is systematically merging the real and virtual worlds and tapping into the enormous potential for highly […]


Group at odds with automakers over who controls access to vehicle data

September 3, 2020

Via: Automotive News

Members of the Global Alliance for Vehicle Data Access disagree with the Alliance for Automotive Innovation over who controls access to vehicle data, the group said in an open letter published Wednesday to “all global motor vehicle manufacturers.” The group […]

Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Subaru launches Levorg model with stereoscopic camera ADAS

August 20, 2020

Via: Electronics Weekly

The Levorg’s EyeSight is powered by Xilinx’s automotive-qualified (XA) 16nm Zynq UltraScale+ multiprocessor SoC (MPSoC). According to the company, it delivers the high-performance, ultra-low latency, and functional safety (ASIL) capabilities to accurately depict and react to dynamic driving scenarios. Tetsuo […]

Logistics, Process

COVID-19: Supply chains key for automotive manufacturers

May 8, 2020

Via: Manufacturing Global

Vehicle manufacturers and Tier 1 and 2 component manufacturers should avoid severing relationships with businesses further down their supply chains and look for ways to support them on the way to recovery. Doing so could give them a competitive advantage […]

Industry Focus Areas, Logistics, Motorized Vehicle, Process

Carmakers Worry About Sales Collapse Due to Coronavirus

March 10, 2020

Via: The New York Times

FRANKFURT — European auto manufacturers have so far defied expectations that supply chain chaos would bring their assembly lines to a standstill. Even after northern Italy, an important node in the global parts network, went into lockdown on Sunday, carmakers […]