Navarrese mechanical engineering students have reduced the weight of their Tecnun racecar with sacrificial cores from additive manufacturing experts Stratasys. more

9 Mar 2018 15:54 materials

The joint Austrian-UAE polyolefins group will show its lightweighting expertise at VDI Mannheim next week. more

8 Mar 2018 16:56 industry

Italian hot runner maker HRSFLow has brought its overmoulding expertise to the largest rear window in the car market. more

9 Jan 2018 12:26 industry


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Royal DSM will bring all its additive manufacturing support services under one roof as it shows at formnext in Germany. more

15 Nov 2017 15:19 industry

DSM high-temperature plastics successfully replace metal in charge air cooler end cap application. more

2 Oct 2017 16:37 materials

Chemicals giant BASF has revised production of its Lupranol for polyurethane systems, which will reduce volatile organic compounds for car manufacturers to meet government regulations and industry standards. more

25 Jul 2017 11:26 materials


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A more ergonomic and scalable mould carrier for steering wheels has been launched by KraussMaffei. more

8 Mar 2017 16:44 machinery

Borealis and Borouge are bringing new and customised material solutions that help facilitate lightweight construction in automotive applications to improve energy efficiency and have brought these innovations to K 2016. more

23 Oct 2016 11:47 industry

Population growth, mobility, health and nutrition, sustainability, colour, touch and feel were all covered by Clariant's comprehensive plan of attach for providing real solutions to the challenges presented by global megatrends. more

20 Oct 2016 12:59 industry

Teknor Apex's styernic TPE moulding grades for automotive interiors have proved to be superior to TPVs in terms of flow and cost/performance balance. more

5 Oct 2015 11:50 industry

ENGEL is bringing inject 4.0 to Fakuma 2015, where it will demonstrate how its motto 'more than a machine' can transform plastics processing for automotive, technical moulding, teletronics, packaging and medical applications. more

27 Jul 2015 09:39 industry

Stratasys has returned to its roots at EuroMold, pitching up in Hall 8.0 along with the tooling companies and mould-makers. But what does this presence alongside the traditional manufacturers say about Stratasys' strategy? more

27 Nov 2014 12:09 industry

Stäubli showcases robotics and connector success at press day

EPPM spent the day with Stäubli for its press day on November 19th 2014, where the company elaborated on its successes in the connector market and the growing field of robotics. more

20 Nov 2014 12:26 editor's blog

All-plastic cars - Google takes us one step closer

Google announced recently that it is testing prototypes for its ‘driverless car’. Early images and impressions of the vehicle show a toy-town style motor, designed with a ‘face’ which Google claims makes the vehicle more friendly to look at. more

9 Jun 2014 14:16 editor's blog

Engel used K 2013 to highlight, among other things, its developments in composite technologies, demonstrating the production of brake pedals and latch covers for the automotive sector. more

4 Nov 2013 11:59 machinery

DSM, along with automotive component specialist KACO, has developed a lightweight crankshaft cover that uses EcoPaXX, DSM’s bio-based polyamide 410, for the latest line of diesel engines developed by the Volkswagen Group. more

3 Sep 2013 12:06 materials

A look at the growing development work being done on lightweighting automotives using composites, provided by Hennecke, a specialist in PUR technology. more

23 Nov 2012 15:43 machinery

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