Automotive News for September 2013

Automotive News Archive

Pavco Technology Pilot Center Now Fully Operational Pavco Technology Pilot Center Now Fully Operational

The new center, Pavco's third major capital improvement in 30 months, is dedicated to improving its technical department operations.

Chinese Government Suspends Cyanide-Gold Plating Ban Chinese Government Suspends Cyanide-Gold Plating Ban

In its notice suspending the revision, the National Development and Reform Commission cited the importance of gold plating materials in a wide variety of high technology electronics.

Enthone Publishes PEARLBRITE® Satin Nickel Automotive OEM Approvals Listing Enthone Publishes PEARLBRITE® Satin Nickel Automotive OEM Approvals Listing

Processes reliably produce uniform and smooth satin bright to full matte finishes on a diversity of automotive parts, Enthone says.

U.S. Industrial Production Rises Slightly in August

Rebound in automotive parts output boosts industrial production by 0.4 percent.

Great Wall Motor Limited of China Aelects Elsyca ECoatMaster Software System

Technology allows very accurate and fast simulations of the E-coating process, Elsyca states.