California Corporation D'Addario announced on January 2012 during the NAMM Show in Anaheim that they managed to improve the LEAN manufacturing quality results significantly after the acquisition of ProMark a year ago. It was achieved due to the LEAN manufacturing and $ 1 million capital investment into the infrastructure and modern equipment. The company is planning to shift the production from the traditional to the lathe machinery center less grinding machines all the way to the end of 2012. Read more.
пятница, 24 февраля 2012 г.
Tata is planning to double investments in Jaguar and Land Rover brands being owned by its own. After their acquisition by the company has been investing 1.1 to 1.25 billion of dollars annually for development and production purposes but now its leaders are discussing a possibility to double the investments. Read more.
понедельник, 20 февраля 2012 г.
The South Korean conglomerate wants to strengthen its position in the market of mobile chips and LED-displays Samsung Group is investing $ 41.4 billion in 2012 and it is the largest investment in the history of the South Korean company. Samsung is a leader among the competitors in investment in the development of new technologies. Now they want to repeat the success of the memory chips and LED-displays, which brought the company a good profit in previous years. Analysts suggest that about 25 trillion of won, or 80% of investment Samsung Group, are going to Samsung Electronics, reports Reuters. Read more.
понедельник, 13 февраля 2012 г.
Minsk / Hope Radivon - BELTA /. Nearly Br 23,5 trillion is being invested in the Minsk region in 2012; BelTA learned it from the economy committee of Minsk City Executive Committee. That's the same amount in comparison with the previous development investment of this region during this year. Utility companies are planning to send a form of ownership in fixed assets of 5.1 trillion. That 4-5% higher than the projected level in 2011. The largest investment projects include reconstruction of the plant of large-panel "Borisovzhilstroy" with the construction of mini-CHP (investment - Br103 billion), highway M-4 Minsk-Mogilev (Br300 billion), construction of selection and breeding farm pedigree first order on a thousand head of sows and the loft-room SE "ZhodinoAgroPlemElita" (Br100 billion), creation a production of solid dosage forms at Borisov Factory of Healthcare Products (Br70 billion) and the reflectors in the headlights of "Rudensk" (Br 51,3 billion.) Read more.
Fujifilm has said that it is too early to talk about possible investments in the capital of a competitor during this scandal stage dealing with the Olympus Corp. The company is focused on Fujifilm camera production but there is a preparation of diversifying its market with medical equipment which is also engaged in Olympus production. The Fujifilm Holdings has made such a comment after Japanese media has reported that Olympus has been experiencing severe financial difficulties. They are planning to issue preferred shares worth $ 1.3 billion. According to Japanese media, Panasonic, Sony and Fujifilm might be interested in the Olympus securities. Read more.
понедельник, 6 февраля 2012 г.
The British company JCB has announced plans concerning investing of £ 31 million in a project connected with new generation engines development. The Regional Fund Development of the UK government has allocated JCB £ 4,5 million for program implementation. The research and development of new generation engines will be held at the JCB factories in Fostone and Derbyshire. It is assumed that the new engines production will begin in 2016. They will be installed on the machine as a JCB and the equipment of other vendors. Read more.