Companies & Executives http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6598/more en Hyundai Targets Increased Truck Share in Year of Car Launches http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/hyundai-targets-increased-truck-share-year-car-launches <div class="field-byline"> Christie Schweinsberg </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Zuchowski says making the Santa Fe midsize CUV at the automaker’s Montgomery, AL, plant alleviates the issue of having to build cars the market may not want to keep the plant running at capacity.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/hyundai-targets-increased-truck-share-year-car-launches" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/hyundai-targets-increased-truck-share-year-car-launches#comments IndustryWeek Wire Wards Auto RSS Companies & Executives Leadership The Latest Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:50:00 +0000 235821 at http://www.industryweek.com Sandy Says: Are You a Safety Advocate? http://www.industryweek.com/safety/sandy-says-are-you-safety-advocate <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The appointment of a “safety advocate” at Fiat Chrysler Automobiles caught my eye. What, I thought, does a formal “safety advocate” do?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/safety/sandy-says-are-you-safety-advocate" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/safety/sandy-says-are-you-safety-advocate#comments EHS Today RSS IndustryWeek Wire Companies & Executives Corporate Culture Safety Operations The Latest Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:00:00 +0000 248881 at http://www.industryweek.com Photo: Bill Pugliano/Getty Images Siemens Now Producing Gas Turbine Parts by Metal 3DP http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/siemens-now-producing-gas-turbine-parts-metal-3dp <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Siemens reports its gas turbines business has opened the first workshop for metal 3D printing in Sweden, a $23.8-million investment.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/siemens-now-producing-gas-turbine-parts-metal-3dp" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/siemens-now-producing-gas-turbine-parts-metal-3dp#comments American Machinist RSS IndustryWeek Wire Companies & Executives Emerging Technologies Leadership Technology The Latest Additive Manufacturing Fri, 05 Feb 2016 14:00:00 +0000 248821 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>The new installation at&nbsp;Siemens Industrial Turbomachinery in Finsp&aring;ng employs 20 engineers and operators, producing burner tips and other parts for industrial gas turbines.</p> Cisco Going Big on IoT, Buys Jasper for $1.4 Billion http://www.industryweek.com/technology/cisco-going-big-iot-buys-jasper-14-billion <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Cisco: “With Jasper, companies can connect any device — from cars to jet engines to implanted pacemakers — over the cellular networks of the top global service providers, and then manage connectivity.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/technology/cisco-going-big-iot-buys-jasper-14-billion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/technology/cisco-going-big-iot-buys-jasper-14-billion#comments Companies & Executives Leadership Technology IoT The Latest Thu, 04 Feb 2016 16:16:00 +0000 248741 at http://www.industryweek.com Justin Sullivan, Getty Images Navistar Hopes More Choice Leads to Better Trucks, Loyal Customers http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/navistar-hopes-more-choice-leads-better-trucks-loyal-customers <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>As more and more vertical design has come to the truck market – think integrated powertrains – Navistar has been embracing the concept of “open integration” in its vehicle designs.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/navistar-hopes-more-choice-leads-better-trucks-loyal-customers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/navistar-hopes-more-choice-leads-better-trucks-loyal-customers#comments IndustryWeek Wire Companies & Executives Leadership The Latest Wed, 03 Feb 2016 20:45:00 +0000 236191 at http://www.industryweek.com Ford Plans "Hundreds" of Job Cuts in Europe http://www.industryweek.com/recruiting-retention/ford-plans-hundreds-job-cuts-europe <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Just days after turning its first annual profit in years, Ford announces that its European arm is targeting higher profit and pre-tax operating margin.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/recruiting-retention/ford-plans-hundreds-job-cuts-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/recruiting-retention/ford-plans-hundreds-job-cuts-europe#comments Companies & Executives Recruiting / Retention Global Economy Leadership Workforce The Latest Wed, 03 Feb 2016 16:02:00 +0000 235431 at http://www.industryweek.com Dan Kitwood, Getty Images Boeing Begins Work on New Air Force One http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/boeing-begins-work-new-air-force-one <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The current double decker 747-200s, ordered by Ronald Reagan and put into service in 1990, are scheduled to be replaced by 2024.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/boeing-begins-work-new-air-force-one" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/transportation/boeing-begins-work-new-air-force-one#comments Companies & Executives Transportation Leadership Supply Chain Technology The Latest Wed, 03 Feb 2016 15:24:00 +0000 235401 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>President Barack Obama boards Air Force One in Washington, D.C.</p> Pool, Getty Images ABB Grapples With Profit Plunge Amid Structural Overhaul http://www.industryweek.com/cost-management-bpm/abb-grapples-profit-plunge-amid-structural-overhaul <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>CEO: “We are shifting our center of gravity, fully in line with our Next Level strategy by driving organic growth in targeted segments, strengthening competitiveness and lowering risk.” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/cost-management-bpm/abb-grapples-profit-plunge-amid-structural-overhaul" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/cost-management-bpm/abb-grapples-profit-plunge-amid-structural-overhaul#comments Automation Companies & Executives Cost Management & BPM Robotics Finance Global Economy Leadership Technology The Latest Wed, 03 Feb 2016 14:30:00 +0000 235381 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>A crowd walks the floor of the new ABB robotics plant in Auburn Hills, Mich., outside Detroit.</p> Matt LaWell, IndustryWeek As Losses Mount, Caterpillar Closing Five Plants http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/losses-mount-caterpillar-closing-five-plants <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Caterpillar will close its Forest Products Div. plant in Prentice, Wis., and four other plants.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/losses-mount-caterpillar-closing-five-plants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/losses-mount-caterpillar-closing-five-plants#comments American Machinist RSS IndustryWeek Wire Companies & Executives Leadership The Latest Tue, 02 Feb 2016 18:00:00 +0000 234191 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>Caterpillar&rsquo;s Forest Products division manufactures machinery and attachments used in timber harvesting, loading, and processing. The plant closing in north-central Wisconsin may be sold, according to the OEM.</p> Microsoft Testing Underwater Datacenters http://www.industryweek.com/cloud-computing/microsoft-testing-underwater-datacenters <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Will cloud computing really be better down where it's wetter (you know, under the sea)? Microsoft intends to find out with a prototype vessel on the Pacific floor.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/cloud-computing/microsoft-testing-underwater-datacenters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/cloud-computing/microsoft-testing-underwater-datacenters#comments Cloud Computing Companies & Executives Leadership Technology The Latest Tue, 02 Feb 2016 14:49:00 +0000 234111 at http://www.industryweek.com Mark Kolbe, Getty Images