Managers and experts of Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Rus – the Russia-based plant of Hyundai Motor – arrived at KAMAZ PTC with a working visit. The delegation visited CUMMINS KAMA JV, where the guests saw a cylinder block processing line, the engine assembly line and other production sites ...
KAMAZ launched a new assembly line for the production of the family of P6 six-cylinder inline engines. All new assembly lines work in start-up mode. By the end of 2017 it is planned to produce 7-10 powertrains.
Industrial production of P6 engines will be launched in March 2018. The new line is designed to produce 12 thousand power units a year.
Ford Sollers plant in Vsevolozhsk localized the welding operations for 60 parts of Ford Focus. These are sidewall elements, rear amps, floor drains, trunk lid and bottom amplifiers. Before-the-shelf components were previously supplied to Ford Sollers plant in Vsevolozhsk from the Ford plant in Saarlouis (Germany) and other European suppliers.
In December 2017 Bars Technology (part of «Korib» CG) will launch production of automotive batteries in the Special Economic Zone «Alabuga». It is a joint import substitution project of Russian and foreign partners. The new production of automotive batteries have a fully automated battery assembly; uniform filling with the electrolyte with parallel formation of the battery charge ...
GAZ Group launched mass production of carrying structures for Mitsubishi Pajero Sport SUVs produced by PSMA Rus plant in Kaluga.
The project is implemented under a contract signed by GAZ PJSC and PSMA Rus LLC on welding of frames for Mitsubishi Pajero Sport by PJSC GAZ, application of corrosion-protective coating ...
The turnover of export of Russian components of Renault Group over the first three quarters of 2017 amounted to 53 million euros, which is a 119% increase on the same period of 2016. The growth became possible due to the increase in volumes and expansion of the range of supplied automotive components and spare parts in existing directions.
In the near future KAMAZ forge plant will establish production of crankshafts for passenger cars. Details will be supplied to the production site of Volkswagen in Kaluga. The German company has already conducted an appropriate audit of the forge plant and issued a positive opinion.
Ford Sollers completed the project aimed to increase the localization of Ford Kuga crossover. In the beginning of 2017 large plastic parts were localized for the production of Ford Kuga in Elabuga: plastic moldings, rear and front bumper parts, plastic kit. Plastic parts are made of polymers produced by «TatchimPlast».
Mazda began to construct a plant for the engine production in Vladivostok. Sollers PJSC participates in the project as well. The new facility will assemble engines of SkyActiv-G family.
By the end of 2017 the Finnish tire company Nokian Tyres plans to increase capacity of its plant in Vsevolozhsk in the Leningrad region from 15 million to 17 million tires a year. This year the group will invest 55 million euros in the development of site in the Leningrad region, a significant part of these costs constitute investments in the launch of one more, the 14th production line.