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VW supplier dispute ends following major disruption

A dispute between Volkswagen (VW) and two of its parts suppliers has ended after weeks of disruption.

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Supreme Group takes full ownership of Supreme-Treves

Supreme Group, one of the largest and most diversified nonwovens groups in India, is taking 100% ownership of Supreme-Treves, which was established in 1996 as a joint venture between Supreme Nonwovens and Trèves of France, a Tier 1 system supplier of automotive interior trim and noise, vibration and harshness (NVH) components.

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Trelleborg to acquire Schwab Vibration Control

Trelleborg of Sweden, through its business area Trelleborg Industrial Solutions, is to acquire Schwab Vibration Control, a manufacturer of vibration control components and system solutions.

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Airbus qualification for structural foam

3A Composites has achieved qualification from Airbus for its Airex R82.80 rigid high-performance core.

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APM and Tachi-S form seating joint venture in Vietnam

APM Automotive Holdings, a Malaysian component manufacturer controlled by the Tan Chong group, has entered into a partnership to develop and produce automotive seating in Vietnam.

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Sioen Industries acquires sailcloth maker

Sioen Industries, a producer of technical textiles, fine chemicals and high-tech protective clothing, has acquired 100% of the shares of Dimension-Polyant, a manufacturer of sailcloth.

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Fire-blockers for public transport markets

The custom-engineered spunlaced and needlepunched materials offered by Norafin are suitable for use as fire-blockers in a range of markets, including public transport.

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