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Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle, Process, Production

Bosch Brings Silicon Carbide to EV Mainstream

January 4, 2022

Via: Design News

We’ve followed the promise of silicon carbide (SiC) power electronics to improve electric vehicle efficiency for a while, and now it looks like 2022 is the year when this technology moves into the mainstream. We’ve discussed how Lucid Motors has […]


Process, Production

Bosch opens $1.2 billion German chip plant

June 7, 2021

Via: Automotive News

Robert Bosch opened a 1 billion euro ($1.2 billion) chip plant in Germany on Monday, in a record investment by the supplier as it gears up for the latest electric and self-driving cars. The plant, located in a semiconductor hub […]


Industry Focus Areas, Motorized Vehicle

Chip supply crunch likely to hit Q1 auto output, industry groups says

December 8, 2020

Via: Automotive News

A shortage of certain chips may start to have a big impact on vehicle production at some Chinese companies in the first quarter next year, a senior industry executive said on Tuesday, which may cast a shadow over the global […]


Process, Production

Bosch says global auto production may have peaked

January 29, 2020

Via: Automotive News

STUTTGART — Global automotive production may have peaked, Robert Bosch said on Wednesday, announcing job cuts and a review of its business to cope with a 44 percent drop in full-year operating profit and a downturn in demand for cars. […]


Design & Planning, Process, Production

Bosch to make silicon carbide chips in electric vehicle range-anxiety play

October 7, 2019

Via: Reuters

Silicon carbide is more conductive than more widely-used silicon, making it possible for the chips that manage the motors in battery-powered vehicles to have higher switching frequencies and to throw off less heat. “Silicon carbide semiconductors bring more power to […]


Process, R & D

Bosch partners with Amadeus and Chrome River for business travel solutions

November 27, 2018

Via: Manufacturing Global

The partnership will see Bosch embrace Amadeus’s most notable online booking tool, Cytric Travel, and will integrate Chrome River’s expense management tool to process the company’s global travel spend. Bosch is set to use the Amadeus Mobile platform capabilities in […]


Design & Planning, Process

Bosch set to invest €77mn in R&D in Germany

August 10, 2018

Via: Manufacturing Global

The Germany-based company, Bosch, is set to invest €77mn ($89mn) on expanding its existing research and development centre in Schwieberdingen, electrive.com reports. It is anticipated that the money will be spent on developing new offices for employees that work on […]


Logistics, Process

BMW to Seek Compensation From Bosch for Car-Production Stoppage

May 30, 2017

Via: Industry Week

BMW AG will seek compensation from Robert Bosch GmbH, after missing parts for models including the bestselling 3-Series sedan caused production stoppages in Germany, China and South Africa. A lack of steering gears supplied by Bosch, the world’s largest car […]