Monthly Archives: September 2021

Use the right greases for electric vehicles

Recent announcements from governments and OEMs demonstrate an accelerated transition to electric vehicle production, particularly in passenger cars, but also extending to a portion of commercial vehicles. Lubricant manufacturers must adapt to this new reality. In today’s internal combustion engine (ICE) vehicles, there are typically 50 different places where greases …

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These are the 90 best restaurants in California, according to Michelin

(Bloomberg) – The balance of power in California’s restaurant world swings south, according to Michelin. On September 28, the second edition of the guide for the Golden State listed 90 Michelin-starred restaurants, the same number that made the inaugural list in 2019, although the Bay Area, which previously led the …

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Tokyo to re-allow alcohol service in restaurants and bars

It’s been a long time since we’ve been able to order a bottle of wine with dinner or sit in a bar, but with the state of emergency expiring on Thursday, September 30, it looks like the alcohol restrictions in Tokyo will also be relaxed. According to Mainichi, the government …

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DVIDS – Images – 836th Transportation Battalion Transports JGSDF Maneuver Combat Vehicles to Fleet Activities Sasebo [Image 5 of 11]

Service members of the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force (JGSDF), assigned to the 22nd Rapid Deployment Regiment, Maneuver Combat Vehicle (MCV) unit, unload JGSDF MCVs from the US Army Landing Craft, Utility (LCU) 2009, assigned to the US Army 836th Forward Transport Battalion to Commander, Fleet Activites Sasebo (CFAS) on September …

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Ford to create 10,800 electric vehicle and battery manufacturing jobs in the United States

Tom Krisher and Bruce Schreiner, The Associated Press Posted on Monday, September 27, 2021 at 8:03 p.m. EDT Last updated Monday, September 27, 2021 at 10:03 p.m. EDT GLENDALE, Ky. (AP) – Ford and a partner company have announced plans to build three major electric vehicle battery plants and an …

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Where to stay in Dubai: a neighborhood guide to the best hotels

These are unusual times, the situation can change quickly. Please check the latest travel guidelines before making your trip. Our editors visited some hotels before the pandemic. WWith the opening of the international exhibition and months of balmy days ahead, Dubai is a pleasantly solid bet for culture, extravagance and …

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Impossible Pork is now available in restaurants

Picture: Impossible foods After bombarding the restaurant world with Impossible Burger, a great ground beef substitute, Impossible Foods is back with plant-based pork, and you can soon order it at your favorite restaurants. We first tried Impossible Pork is back at CES 2020, and it was good! Almost two years …

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Country Snapshot: 61 Upscale Hotels Launched in the Philippines [Infographic]

The TOPHOTELPROJECTS construction database shows that dozens of four and five-star hotel projects are lined up across the country, nearly a third of which are set aside in Manila. In the coming years, the hotel supply in the Philippines is expected to grow by 61 projects with a total of …

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6 Best Restaurants in Toranomon Yokocho

When day falls to dusk, Tokyo yokocho the alleys are lit by paper lanterns and filled with the chatter of office workers who end a long day with a pint of beer and a bite to eat. These clusters of street-side food stalls are long-standing features of neighborhoods like Ebisu, …

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Dana Accelerates Electrification of Underground Mining Vehicles with e-Powershift Transmission

At MINExpo in Las Vegas, Dana Incorporated launched the new Spicer Electrified e-Powershift transmission, a modular and flexible two-speed solution that provides power take-off (PTO) functionality for electrified mining vehicles. Offering high efficiency and superior performance in a compact package that simplifies the mining industry’s transition to electrification, the twin-motor …

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Sabic introduces recycled automotive grades

YOKOHAMA, Japan – Nissan Motor Co., Ltd. and Waseda University today announced the start of testing in Japan of a jointly developed recycling process that efficiently recovers high purity rare earth compounds from electrified magnets in vehicle engines. The tests aim to allow the practical application of the new process …

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June 20.5% increase in cutting tool orders in the United States

Genesis has announced its vision of electrification for a sustainable future with the live broadcast of its vision statement film, “Futuring Genesis,” available here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r0MGwCOFaOI Since launching in 2015, Genesis has focused on making positive changes in the lives of customers. As today’s drivers make more responsible choices toward a …

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Waldorf Astoria Hotels in Osaka and Tokyo

Akihabara News (Tokyo) – Last October it was announced that Japan’s first luxury brand Waldorf Astoria hotel would open in Nihonbashi, Tokyo in 2026, but now it has emerged that Osaka will beat the capital to the punch , planning to open its own Waldorf Astoria in 2024. The Waldorf …

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Dana launches electric axles for Class 7 and 8 electric vehicles – Equipment

Dana officials hold a press conference at ACT Expo Photo: Screenshot from ACT Expo video of Dana’s press conference Dana is adding electric axles for Class 7 and 8 applications and will begin production of electric axles for Freightliner Custom Chassis medium-duty delivery vehicles this fall. At …

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