New equipment installed at the DAF engine plant in Eindhoven has enhanced the OEM’s production capabilities. An area of almost 7,500m2 (24,600ft2) has been freed up, making room for more than 43 ultra-modern machines and 10 state-of-the-art robots, which enable the company to manufacture cylinder blocks and cylinder heads for its popular Paccar MX-11 engines, at the facility.
Sam joined the UKi Media & Events automotive team in 2017, having recently graduated from the University of Brighton with a degree in journalism. For the newest addition to the editorial team, stepping into the assistant editor position signalled the start of a career in the subject he studied. Now deputy editor for Professional MotorSport World and Engine + Powertrain Technology International, Sam writes content for both of the magazines and websites.