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The foams benefit from a patented ether prepolymer technology to combine the advantages of ester-based PU foams with those of ether-based materials Read more

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The component parts have been formed using Haydale’s graphene-enhanced tooling materials Read more

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Over the past 20 years, automotive manufacturing has grown to become one of the UK’s most important economic assets, turning over £82 billion in 2018, an uplift of 70 per cent since the first Sustainability Report was published in 1999 Read more

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Covestro has used its polycarbonate Bayblend material to produce frames and brackets for the cars battery modules Read more

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The investment consists of a premium 50mm twin screw extruder from Coperion, equipped with extensive surrounding equipment Read more

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The deal was signed at the unveiling of Nova Car #2, Novares’ open innovation lab, which incorporates TG0’s ‘Squeeze Command’ technology Read more

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Teijin is growing its automotive composites business with proprietary lightweight, high-performance materials, and design capabilities. Read more

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The new Santoprene TPV B260 family of products also delivers improved flow properties, abrasion resistance, and UV light stability Read more

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The cuts are part of a wave of cost reductions in an automotive industry that is facing stagnant demand and huge investment to build low emission cars Read more

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Collaborating with the university as a partner in developing innovative, next-generation automobiles, Teijin is providing technical support for solar panels and other components in the solar car Read more

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Head of the UK’s biggest automotive industry association says ‘No Deal’ is not an option for an industry that stands to lose £50k every minute as a result of hard Brexit border delays. Read more

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The demonstration vehicle brings together 25 innovations co-developed with start-ups and innovative companies Read more

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The new materials complement Polyplastics flagship DURACON POM portfolio which is already widely used for automotive fuel system components due to its excellent fuel resistance Read more

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World-class speakers will take conference delegates on a journey from initial design, manufacture, testing, and through to the future of composites in the world of motorsport Read more

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DARRAN MOORE

Casey joins the Nifco team after more than 14 years working at Lear Corporation, a global manufacturer of automotive seating and e-systems Read more

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The KONDUCT range can assist from design, prototype production, material testing, through to full production of final compound Read more

Materials

The study has revealed that fibre reinforced polymer components with structural foam ribbing and reinforcements can save more than 40 kg of weight per car compared to conventional all-metal designs Read more

Materials

Because Uptis is airless, the breakthrough wheel assembly eliminates the dangerous of flat tyres and punctures Read more

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Novodur HH-112 enjoys a track record of more than ten years being the material of choice in terms of performance and process ability for rear lamp and housing application and is currently used by leading global automobile brands Read more

Machinery

The fall reflects continued uncertainty over diesel and clean air zones as well as the removal of incentives for plug-in hybrid vehicles Read more

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