SAE International Honors GM’s Larry Nitz with Edward N. Cole Award for Automotive Engineering Innovation

SAE International announces that Larry T. Nitz, Executive Director, Global Propulsion Systems, with General Motors Company is the winner of the Edward N. Cole Award for Automotive Engineering Innovation. He will receive the award during the SAE 2016 World Congress, which will be held April 12-14 in Detroit. “To be a recipient of the Edward […]

Honda Honors Indirect Procurement Suppliers; Annual Purchases $1.5 Billion in Ohio and Indiana

Honda recently honored 16 suppliers that provide indirect products and services to five Honda automotive plants in Ohio and Indiana. Driven by record auto production in North America in 2014, Honda also announced that purchasing for Maintenance, Repair and Operational (MRO) services in the Central Region set a record of $1.5 billion for the fiscal […]

SAE International honours AVL’s Fischer with Innovation Award

AVL North America, Inc. (AVL) has announced that one of the AVL Group Executive Vice Presidents, Robert Fischer, has been honored with the prestigious SAE/Timken-Howard Simpson Automotive Transmission and Driveline Innovation Award. The award, established in 2007 and funded through an endowment from the Timken Company, recognizes an engineer from the automotive industry for outstanding […]