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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…

Iran to collaborate with German and Italian carmakers

Iranian media reported that the country has suspended plans to cooperate with Peugeot and is instead preparing to take up talks with German and Italian auto majors to encourage them to invest in…

New fuel cells materials to produce clean cars

Using hydrogen fuel cells it is possible to produce clean cars that emit only water. Hydrogen (H2) fuel cells react H2 and oxygen (O2) gases to produce energy. For that to happen, several…

Golden time for aluminium in U.S. automotive industry

Aluminum is in a golden time this year as changes in the U.S. auto industry bring about a long-awaited equilibrium in supply and demand, traders say. “We’re in that sweet spot of supplies…

Cars to run on natural gas using MOFs

A new study led by researchers at Rice University promises to help cars to run on natural gas. The Department of Energy (DOE) encourages scientists to look at new materials that can store…

New robotic welding method to build lighter cars

The automotive industry is keen to use thinner sheets, in order to build lighter vehicles and reduce production costs. More and more car manufacturers choose a hybrid design, where a combination of different…

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