Tag: Lightweighting

Novelis Aluminum Lightens 2018 Jeep Wrangler

Novelis, the world leader in aluminum rolling and recycling, today announced supply of its premium aluminum in the new 2018 Jeep® Wrangler. The use of lightweight, high-strength aluminum for closures, which includes parts of the doors, fenders, swing gate, and windshield … Read More

Efficient Use of Resources in Manufacture of Metal Components

In the newly opened 3D-Printing Lab for Metals and Structural Materials at the Fraunhofer Institute for High-Speed Dynamics, Ernst-Mach-Institut, EMI, researchers have investigated how resource- efficient an Additive Manufacturing process is when lightweight aluminum components are manufactured using additive methods. They … Read More

New Recaro Performance Seat Platform Stars at NAIAS 2018

Adient’s premium brand Recaro Automotive Seating is presenting its all-new modular Recaro Performance Seat Platform (RPSP) at NAIAS 2018. Addressing OEM customers in a broad range of perfomance segments, two versions and a half-cut of the new generation product emphasize … Read More