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  Autoliv - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Autoliv (NYSE: ALV) is an American company with headquarters in Stockholm, Sweden, that in 1997 sprung from the merger of the Swedish company Autoliv AB and American Morton, Inc.
Autoliv develops and manufactures automotive safety systems for all major automotive manufacturers in the world.
Together with its joint ventures Autoliv has 80 facilities with 40,000 employees in 30 vehicle-producing countries.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Autoliv   (172 words)

 Clean Utah - Autoliv
Autoliv North America, Ogden Technical Center (OTC) is one of the initial applicants to the Clean Utah Program.
Autoliv is the world’s largest automotive safety supplier with sales to all the leading car manufacturers in the world.
Autoliv OTC has been ISO 14001 certified since their original certificate was issued by NSF in 1998.
www.deq.utah.gov /cleanutah/Autoliv.htm   (557 words)

 Automotive Engineering International Online: Tech Briefs
Autoliv's active hood is activated on impact at speeds above 20 km/h (12.5 mph) by a sensor that is able to differentiate between geometries (another car vs. a leg), as well as different stiffness (a pole vs. a leg).
Autoliv designed a series of patented "ribbons" into its PPAs that distribute the crash force from the head over a wider bag area, so the bag can be kept small and still be very efficient.
In June, Autoliv announced that it had developed an active hood, a new system that could significantly reduce the risk of serious and fatal head injuries to pedestrians struck by cars.
www.sae.org /automag/techbriefs/11-2001/page2.htm   (1015 words)

 98-4074 -- Stone v. Autoliv ASP -- 04/11/2000
Autoliv does not dispute the first three elements required for the showing of a prima facie case for the purposes of its summary judgment motion.
Various Autoliv personnel involved in organizing the RIF, including Stone's supervisor, Seebock, testified that the General Motors position was similar to the work Stone had done at Autoliv in recent years and he could be a candidate for that position.
More importantly, according to Autoliv, is the undisputed fact that the net effect of the RIF was to actually increase, albeit slightly, the percentage of workers at Autoliv who were age forty or over.
www.kscourts.org /ca10/cases/2000/04/98-4074.htm   (3532 words)

 Autoliv Aftermarket >Corporate Info >>About Autoliv Aftermarket
Autoliv Aftermarket is an aftermarket division of Autoliv who manufacture 98.7% of belts made in Australia and supplies 100% of belts required for cars in Australia.
Autoliv Aftermarket and Autoliv Pty Ltd are situated in Campbellfield, Melbourne, Australia.
Autoliv Australia also has access to the latest technology and developments from Autoliv’s 17 test facilities, 60 manufacturing plants and 15 joint ventures in 30 countries all over the world.
www.autolivaftermarket.com /ci-about.htm   (303 words)

 NASCAR.com - Autoliv at forefront of Earnhardt probe - August 10, 2001
Autoliv, contracted by NASCAR to investigate Earnhardt's failed left lap belt, recently staged a demonstration at its technical center in a Detroit suburb for CNNSI.com, showing that in isolated, rare circumstances the improbable can take place before your eyes.
Autoliv had already been involved with Stacy Compton's No. 92 car as well as testing for NASCAR before the Earnhardt crash in February, but it had made its reputation outside the sport as one of the largest safety-restraint manufacturers, employing 30,000 people in 36 countries.
With NASCAR expected to release its findings later this month, Autoliv is, however, the only company so far to be identified as having a role in what is now an almost six-month investigation.
www.nascar.com /2001/NEWS/cnnsi/08/09/fish_autoliv   (1437 words)

 CNNSI.com - NASCAR Plus - For Winston Cup, Autoliv tackles price of safety - Friday August 10, 2001 07:56 AM
Autoliv, one of the leading manufactuers of safety equipment in the world, made a formal proposal in early May to car owners, drivers and NASCAR officials to focus on improvements to the driver compartment.
The proposal made to NASCAR -- Autoliv's first foray into auto racing -- is backed by crash-test research demonstating the potential to significantly reduce injuries to stock car drivers.
Autoliv's suburban Detroit facility has one of the largest collections of crash dummies (priced at $100,000 each), and resembles the back lot of a movie studio with its wide selection of cars and accessories in various stages or condition.
sportsillustrated.cnn.com /motorsports/nascar_plus/news/2001/08/09/autoliv_sider   (1426 words)

 SEC Info - Autoliv Inc - 10-K - For 12/31/04   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Autoliv's sales in 2004 were $6.1 billion, approximately 66% of which consisted of airbags and associated products and approximately 34% of which consisted of seat belts and associated products.
Autoliv is not currently involved in any joint ventures that have been formed for the purpose of developing technology, but it is possible that strategic alliances combining Autoliv's technologies and expertise with that of others may expand the business opportunities in the future.
Autoliv cannot be assured that the final outcome of this litigation will not result in a loss that will have to be recorded by the Company.
www.secinfo.com /dVyD1.zh.htm   (6619 words)

 Autoliv And BMW To Present Night Vision System In Car
Autoliv's and BMW's long-range camera enables the driver not only to see farther than with traditional ``near-zone" infrared cameras, but the driver can also see the areas surrounding the road and detect animals and children running onto the road.
This was a very compelling reason when Autoliv and The BMW Group chose to develop a long-distance system rather than just a near-zone camera.
Autoliv is also exploring the potential of using the next generation of the Night Vision System to automatically identify and warn the driver of potentially hazardous situations such as nearby pedestrians and animals.
www.photonicsonline.com /content/news/article.asp?docid={A28A9575-0EEE-4A5D-9794-A540670B2B07%7&VNETCOOKIE=NO   (849 words)

 AUTOLIV, INC. (ALV) NYSE - Corporate Window - Indexed Form 10-K Annual Report
Shares of Autoliv common stock are traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "ALV" and Swedish Depositary Receipts representing shares of Autoliv common stock trade on the OM Stockholm Stock Exchange under the symbol "ALIV".
Autoliv's sales in 2001 were $4.0 billion, approximately 70% of which consisted of airbags and associated products and approximately 30% of which consisted of seat belts and associated products.
Autoliv believes its properties to be adequately maintained and suitable for their intended use and its production facilities to have a capacity adequate for its current and foreseeable needs.
www.corporatewindow.com /fl/alv/alv10k01.html   (4734 words)

 Autoliv receives three awards from Toyota
This time, Autoliv was recognized for its smooth closure of an airbag assembly plant in the U.K. and its seamless move of this production to Turkey, where Toyota is aggressively expanding its manufacturing capacity.
As a result, Toyota honored Autoliv with two achievement awards: one in project management and another in cost management.
Autoliv Inc. develops and manufactures automotive safety systems for all major automotive manufacturers in the world.
www.reliableplant.com /article.asp?articleid=1207   (317 words)

 Converted file tgf
On January 14, 1997, a State Board field auditor audited Autoliv’s property tax return and concluded that Autoliv’s tools were not “special tools” and that Autoliv was not entitled to deduct either the cost of the tools or the cost of its application software.
Autoliv requested a hearing on the assessment, which was held on August 13, 1997.
Autoliv argues that it should not be assessed a twenty percent undervaluation penalty because it complied with all the requirements for claiming an exemption for special tools and application software.
www.in.gov /judiciary/opinions/previous/archive/03060301.tgf.html   (1545 words)

 Autoliv Receives Chrysler Award : ArriveNet Press Releases : Autos   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Autoliv's seat belt facilities in Madisonville, KY and Lerma Mexico also received Gold Awards for outstanding delivery and quality performance in 2002.
Autoliv's business with the Chrysler Group dates back to the 1980's, when the company began developing driver and passenger air bag systems for production vehicles starting in 1989.
Autoliv is the sole restraint supplier, providing driver and passenger air bags, driver knee air bag, side curtain air bags, as well as the seatbelt systems and steering wheel.
press.arrivenet.com /autos/article.php/260625.html   (463 words)

Autoliv is one of the world's leading suppliers of automotive occupant safety restraint systems with a broad range of product offerings including modules and components for passenger and driver-side airbags, side-impact airbag protection systems, seat belts, steering wheels, safety seats and other safety systems and products.
Autoliv is also the exclusive safety system supplier to the new Ford C-max and the new Peugeot 407 that have been introduced successfully.
Autoliv's organic sales growth was primarily driven by significant market share gains in seat belts and by a 37% organic growth in sales of side airbags for head protection.
sec.edgar-online.com /2004/07/23/0001034670-04-000050/section7.asp   (3683 words)

 Lawson: Customers : Autoliv   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Autoliv is a worldwide leader in automotive safety, a pioneer in both seat belts and airbags, and a technology leader with the widest product offering for automotive safety.
Autoliv services them from more than 60 subsidiaries and joint ventures in 29 countries.
Autoliv is a Movex power user throughout the UK and Europe.
www.intentia.com /wcw.nsf/pub/Cust_989E07   (87 words)

 Autoliv News
Autoliv, the worldwide leader in automotive safety systems, today opened its fifth plant globally for safety electronics and its eighth manufacturing facility in China.
Autoliv Inc. -- the worldwide leader in automotive safety -- has signed a new $1.1 billion seven year multi-currency revolving credit facility agreement with a group of 15 banks.
Autoliv, the worldwide leader in automotive safety systems, will expand its seatbelt webbing capacity in Shanghai, China and create one of the largest plants for seatbelt webbing in the world.
www.topix.net /com/alv?scoring=r   (629 words)

 Case Studies - VIA's MAN-IT Software Installed at Autoliv   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
Autoliv is the world leader in production of automotive safety systems, including airbags and seatbelts.
As a result, Autoliv was able to build its steering-wheel assembly in the same order that Ford was building the vehicles into which they would be installed.
Moreover, the system kept all the part numbers straight so that assembly workers did not have to look for small differences in selecting the right component; the parts were packaged and delivered in a pre-determined sequence.
www.via-it.com /cases-autoliv.asp   (934 words)

 Autoliv, Inc. (ALV) NYSE - Corporate Window - Indexed Form 10-K Annual Report
Autoliv's sales in 2002 were $4.4 billion, approximately 71% of which consisted of airbags and associated products and approximately 29% of which consisted of seat belts and associated products.
Autoliv's business uses many raw materials in the manufacture of its products, nearly all of which are generally available from a number of qualified suppliers.
Autoliv is not currently involved in any joint ventures that have been formed for the purposes of technological development, but it is possible that strategic alliances combining Autoliv's technologies and expertise with that of others may expand the business opportunities in the future.
www.corporatewindow.com /fl/alv/alv10k02.html   (6636 words)

 AUTOLIV INC - ALV Unscheduled Material Events (8-K) EXHIBIT 99
Autoliv's market is driven not only by vehicle production but also by the fact that new vehicle models are being equipped with more airbags and other safety systems.
Autoliv's performance was mainly due to the introduction of head curtain airbags, market share gains in seat belts and the favorable customer mix.
Autoliv's interest remains 59%, but through an amendment in the ownership agreement Autoliv has received a controlling position in the joint venture, which has nearly $20 million in external sales.
sec.edgar-online.com /2005/01/27/0001034670-05-000014/section5.asp   (4888 words)

 Autoliv Honored with Honda Award
Honda is not only one of Autoliv's ten largest customers but also one of the fastest growing customers.
Autoliv's facilities in Japan, the U.S., Mexico, Canada and Thailand deliver frontal airbags, side airbags, seatbelts and steering wheels to eight of Honda's plants globally.
In addition, Autoliv's tech centers in Japan and North America support Honda with its engineering expertise in automotive safety and with crash testing.
www.theautochannel.com /news/2006/02/03/209284.html   (324 words)

The company is Autoliv, and since the 1950s it has been coming up with one automotive safety innovation after another – saving countless lives in the process.
Autoliv has grown into a $4 billion global enterprise employing 30,000 people in 30 different countries – and captured one third of the seat belt and air bag market in the process.
Autoliv avails itself of the latest technologies so that its engineers can stay focused on the work at hand.
www.cimmetry.com /cimweb.nsf/pages/AutoLivPage   (1026 words)

 NASCAR.com - Autoliv backs APR, M. Wallace at Daytona - February 7, 2002
Autoliv spokesman Patrick Jarboe said the company was leaving open the possibility of further involvement with APR and would have more to say on Thursday, when the Petree’s car is unveiled at Daytona.
Autoliv is primarily a supplier of automotive safety systems to the general automobile industry.
Autoliv was an associate sponsor in 2001 with the No. 92 Melling Racing Dodge driven by Stacy Compton.
www.nascar.com /2002/news/headlines/wc/02/05/33_sponsor/index.html   (494 words)

 THERMOMASS.com Profile: Autoliv Manufacturing
Autoliv Inc. manufactures and distributes a number of automotive safety equipment for automobiles around the world.
Autoliv Inc. was started in 1997 as a merger of Europe's leading automotive safety company, Autoliv AB of Sweden, and Morton ASP (Automotive Safety Products), the leading airbag manufacturer in North America and Asia.
Autoliv's Ogden, Utah, plant is a 102,000 SF manufacturing facility.
www.thermomass.com /profiles/autoliv.htm   (170 words)

 Race 2 Win: Autoliv Teams with Andy Petree Racing for Daytona 500
Autoliv will sponsor the #33 car driven by Mike Wallace.
Autoliv provides numerous exciting safety innovations for passenger vehicles, and it’s great having an industry leader like that team up with us — even just for the one race.”
Together with its joint ventures, Autoliv has close to 80 facilities with almost 30,000 employees in more than 30 vehicle-producing countries.
race2win.net /wc/02/autoliv.html   (309 words)

 RedOrbit - Science - Autoliv Starts Engineering Center in Low-Cost Country for Electronics
Autoliv Inc. (NYSE:ALV)(STO:ALIV) - the worldwide leader in automotive safety systems - has opened an engineering center in Romania that will do electronics development for European clients.
After opening its first electronics plant and tech center in Shangai a few weeks ago to serve the Asian market, Autoliv is pursuing investments in low cost countries for its electronics activities.
To reduce cost, Autoliv began, in 1999, to move production to low-cost countries.
www.redorbit.com /news/science/566687/autoliv_starts_engineering_center_in_lowcost_country_for_electronics/?source=r_science   (418 words)

 Autoliv reinitiated with "buy" - update | newratings.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
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In a research note published yesterday, the analyst mentions that the current valuation of the company's stock is attractive and it offers a good investment option for investors seeking defensive positions in the auto sector.
The analyst expects Autoliv's EPS to rise from $4.05 in 2006 to $4.75 in 2007.
www.newratings.com /analyst_news/article_1282598.html   (231 words)

 Conferences - Annual Conference - 2005 - Boston - Presentation
Through the use of self-managed work teams and the team suggestion process, teams focus on the constraint and eliminate waste to achieve their goals and meet company objectives.
All the leading automobile manufacturers in the world are Autoliv customers, serviced from 80 subsidiaries and joint ventures in 30 countries.
Autoliv tests cars and products at 20 crash test tracks in nine countries, and have 40,000 people globally to support them.
www.ame.org /index.aspx?page=Autoliv   (171 words)

 Autoliv Partners with BSR   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-23)
DAYTONA, FLA., FEB. 7, 2002 — Autoliv Inc., the safety technology innovator and world's largest supplier of automotive safety systems, has unveiled the #33 car owned by Andy Petree Racing and driven by Mike Wallace.
Emblazoned on the car is Autoliv's message—Does Your Car Have a Side Curtain Airbag?—which is the foundation of a new Safety Awareness Campaign announced today.
Autoliv and BSR Products, a major stock car equipment supplier, are joining together to increase awareness of new and available safety technologies.
franco.com /daytona/campaign.htm   (322 words)

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