Sandvik Coromant Cutting Its Teeth Into Aerospace In Singapore
With more aircraft expected in this part of the world, one cutting tool manufacturer has pledged to put in more resources to become the best in the aerospace segment.
My favourite part of a flight is undoubtedly the takeoff. It is exciting and the feeling never gets old. As a plane charges down the runway like a bull and eventually lifts off like a graceful swan, there is no better time to sit up and admire the engineering marvel that goes behind the manufacture of a modern aircraft. Read more
General Motors’ largest China joint venture will establish a new plant in Indonesia, in the latest example of an automaker in the world’s biggest car market venturing overseas.
SAIC-GM-Wuling, a joint venture between GM, Shanghai-based SAIC Motor and Wuling Motor, confirmed on Monday that it would begin building a new factory this year to manufacture Wuling brand vehicles for Indonesia and other Southeast Asian markets, challenging Japanese carmakers’ grip on the region. Read more
Malaysia’s Proton to Aid Indonesia With National Car Project
Proton has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with PT Adiperkasa Citra Lestari to develop and manufacture an Indonesian national car.
The MoU was signed by Proton CEO Datuk Abdul Harith Abdullah, witnessed by Malaysian ambassador to Indonesia Datuk Seri Zahrain Mohamed Hashim, with PT Adiperkasa Citra Lestari CEO Abdullah Mahmud Hendropriyono signing on behalf of the Indonesian partner, witnessed by Indonesian ambassador to Malaysia Herman Prayitno. Read more