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New Robotics Technology Expected to Save Carmakers Time and Money

New Robotics Technology Expected to Save Carmakers Time and Money

GWANGJU, Sept. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean researchers have developed a robotic arm that can automatically finish molding processes, which are usually completed manually. A research team from the Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST) said Wednesday that it has succeeded in increasing the joint rigidity of robots with a special design. In [...]

Under Heir Apparent Leadership, Hyundai on Road to Become Future Mobility Solutions Provider

Under Heir Apparent Leadership, Hyundai on Road to Become Future Mobility Solutions Provider

SEOUL, Sept. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s Hyundai Motor Group, a staunch auto manufacturer here, is now undergoing seismic changes on a move to morph into a future mobility solutions provider under its heir apparent’s leadership, by focusing on future vehicles, such as autonomous and connected cars. Executive Vice Chairman Chung Eui-sun, 50, has [...]

Hyundai Motor Invests in Europe’s Largest Fast EV Charging Service Provider

Hyundai Motor Invests in Europe’s Largest Fast EV Charging Service Provider

SEOUL, Sept. 9 (Korea Bizwire) — Hyundai Motor Group, South Korea’s biggest automotive group, said Monday it has invested in Europe’s largest fast electric vehicle (EV) charging service provider to further push up sales of its battery-powered cars in the continent. The group, which owns Hyundai Motor Co. and Kia Motors Corp., signed a deal [...]