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<br /> mayÅjune 2009<br /> www.automotivemanufacturingsolutions.com<br /> Automotive Manufacturing Solutions<br /> Vehicle systems<br /> OEMs and suppliers<br /> line up to jump on the<br /> battery bandwagon<br /> Technology focus<br /> Getting the right robot<br /> for the job is key to<br /> manufacturing success<br /> Materials<br /> Exotic composites<br /> progress towards the<br /> mainstream carmakers<br /> Environment<br /> The process of site<br /> decommissioning laid<br /> out for examination<br /> Regional focus<br /> Carmakers moving to<br /> Hungary look forward<br /> to the turnaround<br /> Korea turns up the tech<br /> Hyundai/Kia’s Sung-Sup Do reveals how<br /> the carmaker is improving production flexibility<br /> pppppppaaaaarrrrttttnnnneeeerrrrssssrrrreeeekkkkklllllaaammmmmmbbbbbyyyyyrrrrraaaa....sssss eee<br /> mayÅjune 2009<br /> The three-part plan<br /> Carmakers need to fulfil three basic criteria to have a<br /> chance at financi<a title="AMS May/June 09 page 1" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3f60b928?page=1"> mayÅjune 2009 www.automotivemanufacturingsolut</a> <a title="AMS May/June 09 page 2" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3f60b928?page=2"> pppppppaaaaarrrrttttnnnneeeerrrrssssrrrreeeekkkkk</a> <a title="AMS May/June 09 page 3" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3f60b928?page=3"> mayÅjune 2009 The three-part plan Carmaker</a> <a title="AMS May/June 09 page 4" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3f60b928?page=4"> 04 contents er story 8 Hyundai/Kia, GM Daewo</a> <a title="AMS May/June 09 page 5" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3f60b928?page=5"> 05 technology focus p24 Our flexible friends </a> <a title="AMS May/June 09 page 6" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3f60b928?page=6"> 06 company index A guide to vehicle makers, sup</a> <a title="AMS May/June 09 page 7" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3f60b928?page=7"> TO STAY IN THE RACE, YOU</a> <a title="AMS May/June 09 page 8" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3f60b928?page=8"> 08 news Detroit Electric, Proton, to build full</a> <a title="AMS May/June 09 page 9" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3f60b928?page=9"> www.reklamebuero.at Changing the face of welding</a> <a title="AMS May/June 09 page 10" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3f60b928?page=10"> 10 news PEOPLE Oberursal, Germany – Mazda Motor</a> <a title="AMS May/June 09 page 11" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3f60b928?page=11"> Slight with Might A lean</a> <a title="AMS May/June 09 page 12" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3f60b928?page=12"> 12 news PLANTS Changchun, China – The joint ven</a> <a title="AMS May/June 09 page 13" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/3f60b928?page=13"> RESULTS you can trust. 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