Carbon fiber at Hyundai and BMW

Following the introduction of the carbon fiber-intensive BMW i3 and i8, the big question was, “What’s next?” Each automaker is taking a different tack in its composites integration, and there are some new signs...
D8 GTO

Donkervoort continues with GTO Bare Naked Carbon Edition

More than two months ago the world was introduced to the Donkervoort D8 GTO Bare Naked Carbon Edition - the first Donkervoort fully fitted with visible carbon fibre – a technique in which the...
ContiTech will unveil a complete suspension system for use in the secondary spring stage that meets the specifications of European standard EN 45545 at the very highest safety level, “Hazard Level 3” (HL3).

Fire Protection Standard EN 45545: New Products Increase Safety in Railway Transport

Air bellows for rail vehicle applications meet the requirements of European standard EN 45545, “Hazard Level 3” (HL3) New material for air actuator used in pantographs Potable water hose developed according to customer...

The Lexus Hoverboard

For years, designers and startups have been attempting to mimic fiction and create a hoverboard like the one famously piloted by Marty McFly in Back to the Future II. Those efforts have only accelerated...
Anti - Vandalism Curtains

Anti – Vandalism Curtains

Anti-Vandalism Devices When transporting goods it is essential that the load is secured and protected during transit. Vehicles parked overnight are particularly vulnerable to attack as the tarpaulin, if unprotected, can be easily cut open whilst the driver...
car tire bmw

Oerlikon solutions for HMLS yarn

The manmade fibres section of the Swiss firm, Oerlikon Group, is showing its solutions for safety and quality for HMLS polyester yarn (high-modulus low-shrinkage), to be used in tire cord, at the ongoing international...
Nano Tech graphene

Teijin to showcase materials at Nano Tech 2015

International Nanotechnology Exhibition and Conference (Nano Tech 2015) Teijin, a technology-driven global group, will exhibit a wide range of nanotech materials and products incorporating advanced Teijin technologies during the International Nanotechnology Exhibition and Conference (Nano...

Voith to produce CFRP components for future Audi model

Audi AG has placed an order with Voith, a global supplier in markets like energy, paper, raw materials, transportation and automotive, for the high-volume production of a CFRP component for its future Audi model. Voith...

Autoneum to present Prime-Light technology for inner dashes and floor insulators

With Prime-Light, Autoneum, the leading producer of vehicle acoustics and thermal management systems, is launching a new technology for inner dashes and floor insulators that is designed to offer excellent shapeability, light weight and...
automotive interior

 Recyclable Automotive Interior Material 

RENOLIT, with a leading global position in the production of thermoplastic and thermoformable materials for the automotive market, is promoting recycable automotive interior material. RENOLIT TECNOGOR is next generation, thermoformable sheet and roll material. It has...
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