Automoción

Automoción

Adhesives: Solving Problems Since Prehistoric Times
- Scientists have gathered evidence that shows that using adhesive bonding is not a new solution, and neither is it the product of the past couple of centuries. Instead archaeologists have...
Automotive Adhesives Enable Innovations in Automotive Design and Electric Vehicle Advancements
- Automotive adhesives are far more than just replacements for mechanical fasteners such as nuts and bolts, rivets, and welds. Adhesive manufacturers are changing their products (including tapes and...
Lightweight materials market worth US$237.1 billion by 2026
10/11/2021 - The global lightweight materials market could reach USD 237.1 billion by 2026, according to a report by Polaris Market Research.The expanding global automotive industry, along...
Pöppelmann converts post-consumer plastic into parts for electric vehicles
03/11/2021 - Friedrichshafen, Germany — German molder Pöppelmann GmbH & Co. KG has already embraced more sustainability, first launching its "Pöppelmann Blue" project at...
Electric vehicles offer opportunities for Teijin's SMC
29/10/2021 - Continental Structural Plastics took two significant steps as summer came to an end: It restructured to become Teijin Automotive Technologies, unifying the worldwide vehicle materials business of...
Composite protection plates for electric vehicles
26/10/2021 - TRB Lightweight Structures has made a composite under-vehicle protection plate that it says can improve impact absorption while decreasing weight.The panels are made with toughened TRB...
Running on sunshine: Bridgestone outfits first commercially available solar car
25/10/2021 - NASHVILLE, Tenn.—The world's first commercially available solar-powered vehicle won't just run on sunlight. It'll run on Bridgestone's custom-engineered Turanza Eco tires, to be...
PTG Announces Multiple Sales of Dual Weld-Head FSW Machines to Electric Vehicle OEMs
16/10/2021 - Bio-resins can be very challenging to process compared to the common resins they typically aim to replace. This of course can make producing good parts very difficult and sometimes impossible. What...
US Plastics Industry Recovers from 2020 Pandemic Slump
18/10/2021 - UK — Just two years after the launch of its range of Powerstir “dual weld-head” friction stir welding machines, UK-based Precision Technologies Group (PTG) reports achieving double-digit sales...
3D Printing Helps Explore New Frontiers in Space
28/09/2021 - Italy — Actually, a crowdfunding campaign was supposed to help the electric car XEV Yoyo achieve a breakthrough. But its goal was not achieved. Nevertheless, the Italians have now dared to launch...
Protecting EV Battery Systems with Adhesive Bonded Composite Panels
- The adhesive & sealant industry is meeting the needs of electric vehicle applications, including those related to safety, vehicle weight, range between charging and protecting EV battery systems....
How Adhesives Enable Electric Vehicle Engineers to Push the Boundaries
- Adhesives, often used IN PLACE OF mechanical fasteners in the manufacture of EV vehicles, are increasingly playing larger roles in the design and advancement of electric vehicles by providing...
Georgia ponders a different kind of automotive workforce
13/09/2021 - Pat Wilson was named commissioner of the Georgia Department of Economic Development in 2016, leading the state agency responsible for creating jobs and investment.Automotive and...
Growth in resins market
03/09/2021 - The global plastic resins market could reach US$982.3 billion by 2028, according to a new report.According to authors Polaris Market Research, major factors propelling the resins market...
Growing electric vehicle work prompts expansion at Grand Traverse Plastics
30/08/2021 - Grand Traverse Plastics Corp. (GTP) plans to invest $11.5 million to expand its electric vehicle (EV) operations and add as many as 43 jobs.The Tier 1 and 2 automotive supplier in...
Safe Electric Vehicle Charging with PC/ASA Wallboxes
27/08/2021 - In 2020, more electric vehicles (EVs) were registered worldwide than ever before, a record that looks like it will be broken in 2021. Meeting growing demand requires that charging stations are...
Electric Vehicles Ease into Fast Lane as Internal Combustion Engine Enters ‘Permanent Decline’
23/08/2021 - Make no mistake: The future of mobility is electric. Yes, there are still some pockets of resistance, waxing nostalgic for the “chrome-wheeled, fuel-injected” rides of yore, but that is...
Plastic Makers Welcome President Biden’s 50% By 2030 Goal for Electric Vehicles
06/08/2021 - Lightweight, Durable Plastics Needed to Reach Goals, Drive Down Greenhouse Gas Emissions WASHINGTON (August 6, 2021) – America’s Plastic Makers today welcomed President...
An advanced guide to aluminium in light metal casting
04/08/2021 - Jaguar Land Rover is preparing for future electric vehicles with advanced lightweight composite research that will help deliver increased range, greater performance and a more dynamic drive. The...
Keeping Up with Increasing Demand for High Performance Automotive Adhesives for Electric Vehicles
- Responding to increasing demand for adhesive advanced mobility so