News: Mobiltech

12. March 2019 | Mobiltech

Hybrid lightweight components made of steel and fiber-reinforced plastics

Fraunhofer: Karosseriebauteile aus Stahl und faserverstärkten Kunststoffen In the EU research project “ComMUnion”, the two Aachen-based Fraunhofer Institutes for Production Technology IPT and for Laser Technology ILT, in collaboration with 14 partners from industry, research and academia, are developing industrial processes and solutions for hybrid lightweight design by combining metal and polymer-matrix composites for automotive and aerospace applications. more

12. March 2019 | Mobiltech

SGL Carbon: smart solutions for the automotive industry

Die SGL Carbon bietet qualitativ auch hochwertige pultrudierte thermoplastische Profile an, unter anderem zum Einsatz in neuartigen Skelettbauteilen wie diesem Windlauf. At this year’s JEC World, the largest trade fair for composites held from March 12-14, 2019, in Paris, SGL Carbon will focus on smart solutions for the automotive industry. more

05. March 2019 | Mobiltech

Automated multi-material fiber placement by Cevotec at JEC World 2019

Cevotec auf der JEC World 2019 Samba goes multi-material: At JEC World 2019 Cevotec (booth Q73 in hall 5) presents latest Fiber Patch Placement developments. Featuring a multi-material feeding unit, Samba Multi production cells automate the time- and cost-intensive multi-material lay-up of aerospace sandwich components.
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28. February 2019 | Mobiltech

Henkel to showcase enhanced efficiency and sustainability at JEC 2019

Henkel Verbundstrukturen Henkel's experts present the company's innovative solutions for advanced lightweighting applications in aerospace at JEC World 2019, Booth M58, Hall 6.
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26. February 2019 | Mobiltech

Renolit taking off in automotive interior applications

Renolit startet durch bei Fahrzeuginnenanwendungen Renolit Tecnogor, 100% recyclable, glass fiber reinforced polypropylene based composite material gains a leading position in the automotive interiors market with major OEM end customers. more

28. November 2018 | Mobiltech

New carbon fiber innovation center from McLaren Automotive

Eröffnung des neuen Innovations- und Produktionszentrum für Kohlefasern von McLaren Automotive McLaren Automotive opened its £50 million innovation and manufacturing facility in Yorkshire on November 14, 2018. more

13. November 2018 | Mobiltech

German Design Award for Asahi Kasei

AKXY ist ein fahrbares elektrisch angetriebenes Konzeptfahrzeug mit dem Fokus auf Fahrzeugsicherheit, Komfort und Umweltleistung. more

25. October 2018 | Mobiltech

Threepart sandwich, one thermoplastic, many possibilities

Sandwichstrukturen für Flugzeugkabinen Manufacturing sandwich structures for airplane interiors cost effectively and quickly: With the polyethersulfone Ultrason E from BASF, manufacturers of interior airplane components can now take a great step forward in achieving this goal. The major advantage is that the same thermoplastic Ultrason can be processed into different components of the sandwich structure in a single tool. more

28. September 2018 | Mobiltech

More style - from airplanes up to protective clothing

Klettbänder Magictape von Kuraray in neuen Farbvarianten Kuraray Fastening Co. Ltd. has started the rollout of a heat-resistant Magic Tape hook-and-loop fastener, which uses PPS (polyphenylene sulfide) fibers and comes in multiple colors. more

17. September 2018 | Mobiltech

Thermoplastic tapes in injection molded parts

Thermoplastische Tapes bieten ein großes Potenzial für Spritzgussteile How do thermoplastic tapes reduce costs and increase performance of injection molded parts? more

04. September 2018 | Mobiltech

New Engel injection molding system at AZL of RWTH Aachen University

Spritzgießsystem im AZL der RWTH Aachen The Aachen Center for Integrative Lightweight Production (AZL) of RWTH Aachen University is installing a new injection molding system in its technical center. more

28. August 2018 | Mobiltech

Freudenberg Group products for cruise ships

Produkte der Freudenberg Gruppe für Kreuzfahrtschiffe Germany is thus ranked third when it comes to cruises, behind the US and China. The Freudenberg Group offers innovative mobility solutions that make cruise ship travel better. more

23. August 2018 | Mobiltech

Resistant, durable, and high-quality car interiors due to high-performance adhesives

Hochleistungsklebstoffe Modern manufacturing processes in the automotive industry would be inconceivable without bonding technology. About 15 kg of adhesive per car are used on average in the production and assembly of the different parts. more

14. August 2018 | Mobiltech

Drive better with nonwovens

Sandler sawasorb  Lightweight, high-performance absorber nonwovens provide excellent sound absorption at low product thickness—ideal for narrow installation spaces, e.g. in door side panels, dashboard or boot. more

06. August 2018 | Mobiltech

Trevira and imat-uve introduce new 3D flat knitting technology for automotive interiors

3D-Flachstrick im Automobil In a jointly developed process that unites innovative yarn technologies with cutting-edge connection and finishing techniques, Trevira and imat-uve have found a way of producing anatomically contoured seat covers and trim components for vehicle interiors. more

06. August 2018 | Mobiltech

Cevotec expands application range by multi-material layup for sandwich structures

Neue Fiber Patch Placement Konzepte für die Luftfahrt Cevotec’s FPP specialists are particularly interested in complex sandwich components with their sophisticated material mix, such as adhesive films, glass fiber and carbon fiber layers. more

20. July 2018 | Mobiltech

Asahi Kasei to acquire Sage Automotive Interiors

Asahi Kasei has decided to acquire Sage Automotive Interiors, Inc. (Sage), a US-based manufacturer of automotive interior material. more

29. June 2018 | Applications

New ISO 16890 standard for filter testing and assessment

Luftfilter im Auto From 1 July 2018, the ISO 16890 is the only internationally relevant test standard for the classification of air filters. more

22. May 2018 | Mobiltech

Autoneum produces wheelhouse outer liners in Hungary

The Swiss automotive supplier Autoneum, Winterthur, opened a plant for the manufacture of lightweight components for acoustic and thermal management in Komárom, Hungary. more

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