Transportation

IDTechEx Research: Electric Bus Sector Is Game Changer for Battery Market

BOSTON, March 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The electric bus (e-bus) market is growing at a CAGR of 20% in terms of unit sales. The rapid growth is a game changer for the battery market as electric buses require large-sized batteries ranging from 74 kWh (fast charging e-bus) to over 300 kWh (slow charg...

2016-03-09 09:00 2026

SIRVA Unveils New Brand Identity

CHICAGO, March 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- SIRVA, Inc., an industry-leading global relocation and moving services provider, unveiled its new brand identity today. This next phase of the company's evolution mirrors their expansive global reach, and ongoing commitment to the people they serve — both th...

2016-03-09 09:00 2275

ABI Research Predicts Autonomous Parking Technology Revenues to Grow by 29.5% CAGR within Next Decade

LONDON, March 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- ABI Research, the leader in transformative technology innovation market intelligence, forecasts shipments of new cars featuring autonomous parking technologies to grow at 35% CAGR between 2016 and 2026 and for revenues to likewise show growth at 29.5% CAGR. ...

2016-03-09 00:51 1954

Telepizza Pushes Ahead with Master Franchising for its International Expansion and Expects to Open 100 Stores in 10 Years in Saudi Arabia

MADRID, March 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- * Telepizza signs a master franchise agreement with Al Bayan Holding Group, one of the leading business groups in the country  * Telepizza is currently present in 14 countries and its international sales represent over 30% of total chain sales  Telepizza...

2016-03-09 00:28 2261

Proliferation of Soft Technologies Fuels Transformation of the Commercial Vehicle Industry

MOUNTAIN VIEW, California, March 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The global commercial vehicle industry is on the cusp of a historic transformation.  The distinctive shift in market participants' focus from products to services signals a major change in business dynamics across theglobal medium- and heav...

2016-03-08 22:10 1934

GAC Motor's GS4 becomes the Only SUV and Chinese Brand to Win C-ECAP Gold Medal

TIANJIN, China, March 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- China's leading automaker GAC Motor received a gold medal for its signature model GS4 as C-ECAP (China Eco-Car Assessment Program) announced the second quarter awards list onMarch 8 at China Automotive Technology and Research Center inTianjin.

2016-03-08 20:58 2259

High-end Chinese Brand GAC Motor Serves 2016 NPC and CPPCC Sessions in Beijing

BEIJING, March 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- China's best automaker GAC Motor's GA8, GS5 Super and GS4 cars are designated as the service cars for this year's National People's Congress (NPC) and Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) meetings currently in session inBeijing, China. ...

2016-03-08 20:26 2176

Indonesia Takes a Step Closer to Car Production Hub Dream

BANGKOK, March 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Strong evidence suggests that Indonesia will eventually replaceThailand to become the main automotive production hub in ASEAN, according toMarkus Scherer, Global Automotive Sector Leader at Ipsos Business Consulting. This could have major implications for ...

2016-03-08 08:00 2494

Nexteer Automotive Schedules 2015 Annual Results Investor Conference Call

SAGINAW, Mich., March 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Nexteer Automotive, a global leader in intuitive motion control, today announced thatMike Richardson, Executive Board Director and Senior Vice President Strategy, andStephen Johnston , Interim Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Controller, will host...

2016-03-07 21:00 1928

Terrapinn: Over 1,000 rail leaders head to Hong Kong this month for Asia Pacific Rail 2016

HONG KONG, March 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Asia's rail industry is poised for serious growth. With over 6,500km of rail projects currently planned or announced inAsia, billions are being invested into the region. But there are still challenges to overcome -- we need infrastructure upgrades, we ne...

2016-03-07 09:00 1968

Indonesia Transportation and Logistics Industry Continued Economic Growth Momentum Supports Transport Infrastructure Investment and Development

JAKARTA, Indonesia, March 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Frost & Sullivan is forecasting the Indonesian logistics industry to grow 15.4 percent in 2020. Gopal R, Global Vice President of Transportation & Logistics Practice, Frost & Sullivan, said the growing economy is due to high domestic consumption, ...

2016-03-03 19:15 3563

Audi CEO Stadler: "We Plan to Continue Our Growth in 2016"

INGOLSTADT, Germany, March 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- * Financial year 2015: revenue of EUR58 billion, operating profit of more than  EUR4.8 billion, operating return on sales of 8.3 percent   * Before special items: operating profit of EUR5.1 billion and operating  return on sales of 8.8 percent...

2016-03-03 19:09 3706

Deutsche Post DHL Group sends Disaster Response Team to Fiji in wake of Cyclone Winston

Team of highly-trained DHL volunteers from Australia and New Zealand to assist in coordinating relief logistics at Suva Airport SUVA, Fiji and SINGAPORE, March 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Deutsche Post DHL Group, the world's leading logistics provider, has deployed their Disaster Response Team ...

2016-03-03 18:07 3657

Precision Aviation Group (PAG), announces Precision Aviation Controls (PAC) is Now Honeywell Approved for Pratt & Whitney PT6 Series Fuel Accessory Support

ATLANTA, March 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Precision Aviation Group, Inc. (PAG), a leading provider of products and value-added services to the Worldwide Aerospace and Defense industry, is pleased to announce formal approval from Honeywell to provide Maintenance Repair and Overhaul (MRO) services f...

2016-03-03 12:22 2238

FPT Industrial Enlarges Its Power Generation Portfolio With 2 New Engines At Middle East Electricity

TURIN, Italy, March 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- FPT Industrial has extended its range of power generation solutions to now support applications from 31 kW to 582 kW with the launch of two new G-Drives at Middle East Electricity. The new Cursor 16, based on award-winning architecture, providing up to ...

2016-03-03 01:37 2060

Nexen Tire to Launch its First Integrated Marketing Campaign, 'Purple Summit' for Business Partners

SEOUL, South Korea, March 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Nexen Tire, a leading global tire manufacturer, announced that the company will launch 'Purple Summit', an integrated marketing campaign, as part of its efforts to expand global marketing activities and strengthen relationships with business partn...

2016-03-02 22:37 2965

Maersk Container Industry Develops Reefer Solution to Save Container Operators Millions

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, March 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Energy consumption is halved whilst still preserving produce quality during transport with the latest software release for Star Cool refrigeration units. The update has solved a technological challenge long thought impossible.   To view the Mult...

2016-03-02 21:38 2706

China XD Plastics Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2015 Earnings Release for Tuesday, March 15, 2016

HARBIN, China, March 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- China XD Plastics Company Limited (NASDAQ: CXDC) ("China XD Plastics" or the "Company"), one ofChina's leading specialty chemical producers engaged in the development, manufacture and sale of polymer composite materials primarily for automotive applica...

2016-03-02 21:30 2346

ThyssenKrupp Invests Additional US$35 million in Changzhou National Hi-Tech District

CHANGZHOU, China, March 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- On February 23, Germany-based ThyssenKrupp signed a binding agreement to increase the investment in its second facility inChangzhou, China by US$35 million. The additional funding will be used to bring in the cold forging process needed to produce p...

2016-03-02 15:20 2100

Mozambique at the Heart of Southern African Development as Regional Players Gather

LONDON, March 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Gigawatt Mozambique announced this week a $200-million investment intoMozambique's power sector, alongside several global stakeholders including Standard Bank and the World Bank, amongst many others.  (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160229/338680...

2016-03-02 08:30 2302