Transport infrastructure consists of the fastened installations, together with roads , railways , airways , waterways , canals and pipelines and terminals such as airports , railway stations , bus stations , warehouses , trucking terminals, refueling depots (including fueling docks and gasoline stations ) and seaports Terminals could also be used each for interchange of passengers and cargo and for maintenance. Harley-Davidson, on the eve of World War II, was already supplying the Army with a navy-specific version of its forty five cubic inches (740 cm3) WL line, known as the WLA The A in this case stood for “Army”. Upon the outbreak of struggle, the corporate, together with most other manufacturing enterprises, shifted to conflict work. More than ninety,000 army motorcycles, principally WLAs and WLCs (the Canadian model) had been produced, many to be supplied to allies. 38 Harley-Davidson received two Army-Navy ‘E’ Awards , one in 1943 … Read More
The Cabinet on Wednesday has cleared the much-awaited automotive production-linked incentive (PLI) scheme with an outlay of Rs 25,938 crore.
CNBC-TV18 caught up with heavy industries secretary Arun Goel who played a key role in drafting the scheme.
When asked why the focus is on advanced automotive technologies, as the earlier scheme was envisaged for the entire automotive industry including the internal combustion ecosystem (ICE), Goel said, firstly, this scheme is for the entire industry, it is for the ICE, as well as for electric vehicles.
“Secondly, when we had a widespread discussion with all the stakeholders, the government tried to identify, which are our strengths, and which are our weaknesses.”
The Indian automotive industry has been a grand success story over the past three and a half decades, he added.
“But today our total exports are 27 billion when the global automotive trade is one