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Using laser beam technology to cut blanks

Using laser beams instead of heavy dies: Daimler has commissioned two laser blanking lines at its Kuppenheim plant. Both the lines, which are meant for the serial production of compact vehicles, can be changed…

Borgward orders servo press line from Schuler

Borgward, traditional German car brand, has been launched onto the Chinese market with its innovative BX7 model. In order to increase production capacity, Borgward Automotive ordered an XL servo press line from Schuler…

Magna demonstrates lightweighting expertise with ultralight door module

Magna International Inc., in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and partners FCA US and Grupo Antolin, announced it has developed a new, ultralight door architecture that achieves the project objective…

NCG CAM Software partners with Nicolas Correa Machine Tools

One of Nicolás Correa machine tools key market sectors is to large automotive and aerospace mould tool manufacturers. The fact that NCG CAM software specialises in producing toolpaths for the mould, tool and…

X-FAB plans a new foundry

Officials from X-FAB Texas announced the delivery of new high-temperature implanter that will help convert the Lubbock facility that produces silicon wafers into the world’s first foundry of its kind. X-FAB manufactures silicon…

Stampings for the automotive industry with Zani

Primary manufacturer in the United Kingdom of presswork/stampings and welded assemblies, in its five manufacturing sites in Birmingham, Sertec Group produces over three million sheet metal components a week from aluminium and steel….

The CO2 challenge is… global

“International forum on advanced light material applications in the automotive industry” is the international forum on the advanced applications of light alloys in the automotive industry, organized by a net of enterprises grouped…

3D demonstrators designed for bigger, lighter auto and aerospace parts

Stratasys presents demonstrations of next-generation manufacturing technologies as part of its Shaping What’s Next™ vision for manufacturing. Shaping What’s Next™ builds on Stratasys’ industrial FDM® 3D printing expertise to respond to the needs of customers’…

Schuler will supply two servo press lines to Daimler

Schuler has received a large order for new production systems by a German premium automotive manufacturer. The company is supplying two servo press lines with a press force of 91,000 kilonewtons each and…

Hot Crimping Delivers Cost-Effective, Efficient Joining of Enameled Copper Wiring

Process, though used for decades, has seen increased use with the rise of electrification in automotive manufacturing By Robert Vermeulen, Product- & System Sales Manager, Resistance Welding at Amada Miyachi Europe Manufacturing electromotors…

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