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Automoción

50 % weight reduction with composite part for automotive rear seat back
- The calculations have been done in the framework of the AZL Workgroup Product Cost Benchmark. Within this workgroup the AZL Network has the possibility to closely work together with the team and...
Zünd Connect automates production monitoring, optimizes cutting system productivity
16/11/2021 - Photo Credit: Zund AmericaZünd Connect is an automatic,...
Zünd Connect optimizes the productivity with an automatic production monitoring
- There are many ways to optimize digital cutting and ensure maximum productivity, which is the reason why Zünd now offers Zünd Connect, a monitoring tool that helps the user recognize this...
Headliner substrate made of waste plastics, tyres
29/11/2021 - Headliner substrate made of waste plastics, tyresThe company said the component is being used in a new European electric car (Photo: Antolin)Spanish automotive supplier Grupo Antolin (Burgos;...
Brown Machine Group is now BMG
25/11/2021 - Brown Machine Group, a leading provider of forming, tooling and automation solutions for the global packaging industry, announces that it is changing its name to BMG to reflect its growth and...
Oechsler builds its 3D printing collaborations as it diversifies beyond automotive
02/11/2021 - Ansbach, Germany-based molder Oechsler AG diversified into additive manufacturing in 2018, reducing its dependence on automotive molding.In June 2020, it boosted that work when it announced...
DS Smith Tecnicarton desarrolla una solución 'eco' para salpicaderos
- DS Smith Tecnicarton ha desarrollado una solución ‘eco’ para la exportación marítima de salpicaderos. Se trata de un embalaje de grandes dimensiones diseñado ...
Indicted former Nissan chairman Ghosn â??still in the game'
25/10/2021 - The most nerve-racking moment of Carlos Ghosn's daring getaway from Japan came as airport security in Osaka debated whether to X-ray the trunk in which he was hiding.Ghosn, scrunched up...
Bridgestone to consolidate automotive seat pad production
14/10/2021 - TOKYO—Bridgestone Corp. is closing down an automotive seat pads production plant in Japan as part of a move to improve production efficiency of the products and increase...
Smart Factory platform: CIS and Fourjaw announce strategic partnership
06/10/2021 - Italy — At EMO Milano, Umati is connecting more than 50 machines from all over the world, almost half of them remotely. Using the updated Umati dashboard, anyone interested can follow live to see...
PBT Headlines in Panorama Roof Integrated into Ceiling Trim
06/09/2021 - Car buyers tend to put panoramic roofs at the top of their list of extras when buying a new vehicle. This trend co-exists with the need to reduce the weight of all automotive...
Plasmac to present latest innovation Epsilon at Interplas 2021
02/09/2021 - The Epsilon is an inline shredder extruder repelletising machine, designed to recycle inline trims, injection scrap and non-woven’s among other things.
BASF and Grupo Antolin Develop Lightweight Roof Frames Using Metal-replacing PBT
02/09/2021 - BASF and Grupo Antolin in close cooperation have successfully validated the Polybutylenterephthalate...
CertainTeed buys cellular PVC trim producer Vi-Lux
02/07/2021 - Malvern, Pa.-based CertainTeed LLC acquired one of its suppliers, Canadian molding and trim manufacturer Vi-Lux Building Products, to increase production capacity of cellular PVC trim...
Plastics sweeter than paper in the sugar aisle
18/06/2021 - "Pour Some Sugar on Me" was a hit song for rock band Def Leppard in 1988. That title also describes what happened in the trunk of one of our family cars last week.My wife Regina had...
Grupo Antolin trims 60% off panoramic roof frame weight
20/05/2021 - Vehicle lightweighting as a means both to minimize CO2 emissions and to meet emission targets is a well-established trend in the automotive industry.A component that has now been...
The new visualization software from Sesotec
20/04/2021 - Operators of sorting and recycling equipment are under constant...
STS Group passa al gruppo Adler
- Mutares cede la quota di maggioranza del gruppo bavarese alla connazionale Adler Pelzer Group, che aveva già acquisito 5 stabilimenti l'anno scorso. ...
Trim Handling a Case Study
- Efficient handling of trim with air solutions in plastics processing is the way to optimize production capacity. Read Kongskilde recent case study on a trim removal solution.