Air Conditioners

Johnson Controls "playing to win in China"

Supplier grows its seating, interiors and battery presence in the region DETROITÂ- – As the largest automotive and buildings market in the world, China is the primary market of expansion for Johnson Controls, a global multi-industrial company. Already well established in China for decades, the company continues to accelerate its growth there through plant openings, key customer...

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Seating

Recaro Sport Seat Platform Concept Makes Its Market Debut at the 2015 North American International Auto Show

AUBURN HILLS, Mich.Â- — Recaro Automotive Seating's Sport Seat Platform is making its North American market debut at the 2015 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS). This is the first time this new modular seat design and carbon and foam materials application is being shown in the market. Series production of the new seat concept is expected to begin in 2016. The Recaro Sport...

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Miscellaneous Stations

At the 2015 North American International Auto Show, "Less" Is the Goal as Faurecia Introduces More Ways to Reinvent the Auto Industry

DETROITÂ- – Faurecia (http://na.faurecia.com), North America's sixth-largest automotive supplier, returns to the North American International Auto Show in Detroit this week with nearly three dozen new technologies and processes that help reduce vehicle weight while enabling automakers to offer more capability and performance to consumers. Pursuing a Less Is More" perspective, Faurecia...

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Seating

Johnson Controls Unveils New SD15 Seating Vehicle Concept that Meets Consumer Demands at the 2015 North American International Auto Show

Demonstrator addresses urban mobility, comfort and autonomous driving trends DETROIT -- Johnson Controls, a global multi-industrial company, today unveiled its seating demonstrator vehicle, called SD15, to customers and media at the 2015 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) at Detroit's Cobo Center. With a focus on first- and second-row seating in a simulated vehicle environment,...

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Seating

Front Vehicle Seat helps promote cab space and reduce weight.

With slim backrest and cover carving technology, Lightweight and Roomy seat targets midmarket vehicles. Design reduces amount of foam required in headrest and conserves cabin space to allow more rear seat legroom or reduce overall vehicle length. Curved side members with sculpted light panel increase knee room for second-row passengers; lower cross member and recliner, along with...

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Seating

Second Row Vehicle Seat promotes safety, comfort, and storage.

Intended for mid-sized luxury vehicles, Loft second-row seat increases storage capacity while promoting comfort, safety, and efficiency. Leg room and storage space is maximized via use of thin seats made with Super Resilient Foam (SuRF), while stadium seat cushion and fold-flat seat back options allow reconfigurable long- and short-term hidden storage. Other features include Connectivity Console,...

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Miscellaneous Panels

Johnson Controls Unveils Seating, Interior and Battery Innovations at the 2015 North American International Auto Show

DETROIT - Global automotive industry trends like urban mobility, comfort, fuel economy and autonomous driving are the driving forces behind Johnson Controls' innovations in seating, interior and batteries that will debut at the 2015 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit. Johnson Controls, a global multi-industrial company, will showcase two vehicle interior concepts for...

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Automotive Passive Restraint Bags

Testing of Motor Non-Metal Materials

With the expanding application of non-metal materials in automobiles, requirements on corresponding properties of these materials are put forward. For example, the emitting of hazardous and noxious substances from auto's inner decoration materials is harmful to health. The condensation of volatile materials on winder screen affects safety of driving. Gas permeability capability of fuel tank,...

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Instrument Displays

UTC Aerospace Systems to Display Diverse System Capabilities at Farnborough Airshow 2014

CHARLOTTE, N.C. –Â- UTC Aerospace Systems at next week's Farnborough Airshow will showcase a full range of advanced systems for commercial aircraft, rotorcraft and defense applications. The 2014 Farnborough Airshow takes place in Farnborough, UK, July 14 - 20. UTC Aerospace Systems is a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX). The UTC Propulsion Aerospace Systems pavilion (OE-3) will...

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Seating

Magna Redefines Rear Seats for Sedans

Sedan Slouch™ fuses relaxation with cargo-hauling flexibility for highly competitive segment AURORA, ON - Magna International Inc.'s Magna Seating operating unit, a leader in engineering and producing world-class recliners, tracks and complete seat systems for the automotive industry, has developed an innovative seating concept called Sedan Slouch™, the first-to-market rear-passenger sedan...

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