Welcome to the North American Subaru Impreza Owners Club Friday August 1, 2014
Home Forums WikiNASIOC Products Store Modifications Upgrade Garage
NASIOC
Here you can view your subscribed threads, work with private messages and edit your profile and preferences Home Registration is free! Visit the NASIOC Store NASIOC Rules Search Find other members Frequently Asked Questions Calendar Archive NASIOC Upgrade Garage Logout
Go Back   NASIOC > NASIOC General > News & Rumors > Non-Subaru News & Rumors

Welcome to NASIOC - The world's largest online community for Subaru enthusiasts!
Welcome to the NASIOC.com Subaru forum.

You are currently viewing our forum as a guest, which gives you limited access to view most discussions and access our other features. By joining our community, free of charge, you will have access to post topics, communicate privately with other members (PM), respond to polls, upload content and access many other special features. Registration is free, fast and simple, so please join our community today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.
* Registered users of the site do not see these ads.
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 10-12-2013, 01:51 PM   #1
AVANTI R5
Scooby Guru
 
Member#: 73805
Join Date: Nov 2004
Default 34 innovations are PACE finalists

Quote:
Automotive News
October 12, 2013 - 12:01 am ET Thirty-four innovations, in such diverse areas as all-wheel drive, adhesives and infotainment, are finalists for the 2014 Automotive News PACE Awards.

The awards, now in their 20th year, honor suppliers' innovations in products, manufacturing process and capital equipment, and information technology.

In the coming months, the finalists will host teams of independent PACE judges, who are experts from industry, academia and business. The judges will evaluate the innovations for originality and market impact.
Next spring, information on the finalists' innovations will be featured in issues off Automotive News.

Winners will be announced April 7 at the Max M. Fisher Music Center in Detroit, kicking off SAE World Congress week.

The awards are sponsored by EY, the new name for Ernst & Young; the Transportation Research Center Inc.; and Automotive News. SAE International and the Original Equipment Suppliers Association provide further support.

PACE stands for Premier Automotive Suppliers' Contribution to Excellence.
Here are the finalists' innovations, by category.

Product


American Axle & Manufacturing Inc.
Detroit
EcoTrac disconnecting all-wheel drive

Autoliv Inc.
Stockholm
Pedestrian protection airbag

Autoliv Inflators Sweden
Vargarda, Sweden
Green airbag inflator

BASF Corp.
Wyandotte, Mich.
Mold in color high touch, high gloss black interior door switch bezels
BorgWarner Transmission Systems
Auburn Hills, Mich.
Stop-start accumulator solenoid valve

Continental Automotive -- Chassis and Safety Business Unit
Auburn Hills, Mich.
Pressure sensor for pedestrian protection

Dana Holding Corp.
Maumee, Ohio
Spicer AdvanTEK 40 tandem axle

Delphi Electrical/Electronic Architecture
Warren, Ohio
ErgoMate mechanical assist system

Delphi Powertrain Systems
West Henrietta, N.Y.
Heated tip cold start system

Denso Corp.
Kariya, Japan
ISS System

Dow Automotive Systems
Auburn Hills, Mich.
Betamate epoxy structural adhesive for durable bonding of untreated aluminum

Draxlmaier Group
Vilsbiburg, Germany
Visible Nature natural fiber door panel

Eaton Automotive Controls
Southfield, Mich.
Fuel tank isolation valve

Federal-Mogul Powertrain -- Bearings and Ignition
Wiesbaden, Germany
High performance bearings without lead

GKN Driveline
Redditch, United Kingdom
AWD-active driveline

Halla Visteon Climate Control Corp.
Daejeon, South Korea
Centrifugal air compressor for fuel cell electric vehicle

Hella KGaA Hueck & Co.
Lippstadt, Germany
LED matrix beam headlights

Honeywell Turbo Technologies
Plymouth, Mich.
GTD variable nozzle turbine turbocharger technology

Nexteer Automotive
Saginaw, Mich.
Magnasteer with torque overlay and smart flow

Robert Bosch
Farmington Hills, Mich.
Spray enhancements in gasoline direct injection enabled by laser drilling

Schaeffler Group
Wooster, Ohio
Torque converter with centrifugal pendulum absorber

Valeo -- Driving Assistance Product Group
Bietigheim-Bissingen, Germany
Back-over protection system

Valeo -- Powertrain Thermal Systems Product Group
La Verriere, France
Water-cooled air conditioning loop condenser

Valeo -- Powertrain Transmission Product Group
Amiens, France
Long travel damper dual mass flywheel

Woodbridge Group
Mississauga, Ontario
Ventilated seating

ZF Friedrichshafen AG -- Car Powertrain Technology Division
Saarbrucken, Germany
Nine-speed automatic transmission
Manufacturing Process and Capital Equipment


ArcelorMittal and Magna-Cosma International
Chicago
Laser ablation process

Delphi Electronics & Safety
Kokomo, Ind.
Friction stir welding of sealed enclosures and heat exchangers

Halla Visteon Climate Control Corp.
Pyeongtaek-si, South Korea
Weight reduction, high efficiency piston manufacturing for variable compressor

Henkel Adhesive Technologies
Madison Heights, Mich.
Bonderite 2798 process for high aluminum

TI Automotive
Auburn Hills, Mich.
Adaptable plastic fuel tank advanced process technology for all vehicle powertrains
Information Technology


Dassault Systemes
Auburn Hills, Mich.
Co-creation on the cloud for social innovation

NVIDIA Automotive
Santa Clara, Calif.
Tegra visual computing module

Robert Bosch GmbH -- Car Multimedia, Automotive Navigation and Infotainment Division
Hildesheim, Germany
NextGen -- an open source based infotainment system solution c


http://www.autonews.com/article/2013...#axzz2hWzcLkeY
* Registered users of the site do not see these ads.
AVANTI R5 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:24 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Powered by Searchlight © 2014 Axivo Inc.
Copyright ©1999 - 2014, North American Subaru Impreza Owners Club, Inc.