Nexteer Automotive has opened a new branch customer service centre (CSC) in Atsugi, Japan.

The CSC will focus on application engineering projects and coordinate global resources to expand support for Nissan and the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance.

Nexteer had been operating a Tokyo CSC near Shinagawa as a Japanese customers interface of sales, engineering, quality and programme management since 2008. 

Nexteer supplies steering systems, driveline systems, advanced driver assist systems (ADAS) and autonomous technologies to over 50 customers worldwide. 

James Burghardt, engineering and customer service centres director of Nexteer Asia Pacific, said: "Our relationship with Nissan-Mitsubishi has grown over the years, and it is gratifying that our customers view us as a strategic partner around the globe."

"Guided by our customer-oriented culture, we have chosen to add our new Branch CSC in Atsugi to be closer to our customers and to provide more effective services.  As always, we will focus on sustainable relationships and strive to grow together with our customers", said COO Li Jun.