Auburn Hills, Michigan-based BorgWarner Inc. (NYSE: BWA) is a product leader in highly engineered components and systems for vehicle powertrain applications worldwide. BorgWarner Inc. specializes in developing leading powertrain technologies that improve fuel economy, emissions and performance. The FORTUNE 500 company operates manufacturing and technical facilities in 64 locations in 17 countries. Customers include VW/Audi, Ford, Toyota, Renault/Nissan, General Motors, Hyundai/Kia, Daimler, Chrysler, Fiat, BMW, Honda, John Deere, PSA, and MAN. For more information on the company visit www.borgwarner.com.
The Bosch Group is a leading global supplier of technology and
services. The Bosch Group comprises Robert Bosch GmbH and its more than
300 subsidiaries and regional companies in roughly 50 countries. This
worldwide development, manufacturing, and sales network are the
foundation for further growth. Each year, Bosch spends more than three
billion euros for research and development, and applies for over 3,000
patents worldwide. The company was set up in Stuttgart in 1886 by Robert
Bosch (1861-1942) as "Workshop for Precision Mechanics and Electrical
In North America, the Bosch Group manufactures and markets
automotive original equipment and aftermarket products, industrial
automation and mobile products, power tools and accessories, security
technology, thermo-technology, packaging equipment and household
appliances. Bosch employs approximately 25,000 associates in more than
70 locations throughout the U.S., Canada and Mexico. For more
information on the company, visit www.boschusa.com.
Honeywell is a Fortune 100 company that invents and manufactures technologies to
address tough challenges linked to global macrotrends such as safety, security,
and energy. With approximately 122,000 employees worldwide, including more than
19,000 engineers and scientists, we have an unrelenting focus on quality,
delivery, value, and technology in everything we make and do.
Johnson Matthey is a speciality chemicals company and a
world leader in advanced materials technology. The group focuses on its core
skills in catalysis, precious metals, fine chemicals and process technology,
developing products that enhance the quality of life for millions of people
around the world.
SinterCast is the world’s leading supplier of process control technology for the reliable high volume production of Compacted Graphite Iron (CGI). With at least 75% higher tensile strength, 45% higher stiffness and approximately double the fatigue strength of conventional gray cast iron and aluminum, Compacted Graphite Iron is an ideal material for the cylinder blocks of modern clean diesel engines. The improved properties of CGI allow for higher combustion pressures resulting in improved performance, fuel economy and durability while also reducing engine weight, noise and emissions. A Swedish company, SinterCast supports CGI production in North and South America, Europe and Asia. For more information about SinterCast, please visit:
Automotive Catalysts is a business unit of Umicore, a materials technology group with industrial operations and ret activities on all continents. Umicore is one of the world's leading producers of catalysts used in automotive emission systems - their strong technology focus has secured Umicore a leading position for light-Diesel emission systems meeting the most stringent regulatory standards globally.