27 June 2018 by Groupe Renault - Corporate

“Digital technology makes decision-making easier at plants”

The plant of the future entails the global digital transformation of a manufacturing site. It facilitates production by connecting people and processes. Digitalization fosters the dissemination of the right information to the right place at the right time, the aim being to increase customer satisfaction. As reflected in the work of Gabriel Tanasie, Head of a Connected Basic Work Unit at the Pitesti plant in Romania for a year and a half and connected just recently.

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13 August 2014 by Groupe Renault - Corporate

Renault Twingo and Smart: a unique partnership setting a reference for shared architecture

Ever wondered how two competing car manufacturers could collaborate? Especially two companies with two completely different cultures? We met up with Renault's Kassai and Smart's Winkler at the Geneva Motor Show a few months ago, and here is what they had to say about their partnership and how they worked together to develop a common architecture for New Twingo & New Smart (fortwo & forfour).

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11 April 2013 by Groupe Renault - Corporate

Brazil: an increased capacity for the Curitiba plant

On March 20, following eight weeks of considerable renovation, Renault has inaugurated the extension of its Curitiba plant. This  major production site for the South American market see its annual production capacity increase from 280.000 to 380.000 vehicles per year. Bear in mind that Brazil in now the 2nd market for Renault with 241.594 car sold in 2012 for a market share of 6.6%.

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21 December 2012 by Groupe Renault - Corporate

Renault Twizy: behind the scenes at the Valladolid plant

Progressively, Renault Twizy opens its own path leaving no one indifferent. What about knowing a little more about the way we manufacture this 100% electric quadricyle? Well, we went to the Valladolid plant in Spain to have a closer look. One sure thing: the teams committed on this project have the feeling of being pioneers of the Zero Emission revolution.

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20 December 2012 by Groupe Renault - Corporate

Renault launches industrial development project in Algeria

Renault, SNVI (Société Nationale de Véhicules Industriels, Algeria's National Company of Industrial Vehicles) and the country’s National Investment Fund (FNI) signed a shareholders’ agreement on December 19, 2012, in Algiers for the creation of a joint venture (owned 51 percent by the Algerian partners and 49% by Renault) to develop the automotive industry in Algeria and support local market growth.

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