Replacing mechanical fasteners with adhesives offers a host of benefits in the transportation industry.
October 3, 2016
With the explosion of internet shopping over the past few years, demand for delivery vehicles has skyrocketed. As a result, vehicle manufacturers have had to strive for maximum payload to keep delivery costs to a minimum. The continuing focus for manufacturers is to increase the payload of their vehicles, thereby increasing their efficiency.
Automotive and commercial transportation manufacturers must design and produce vehicles that meet both consumer expectations and government standards for safety, comfort, performance, and sustainability.
This weekly roundup highlights the adhesives, sealants and coatings news stories that garnered the most attention during the previous week on our website, as well as our eNewsletter and social media platforms.
Carbon fiber-reinforced plastics (CFRP) are lightweight and high-strength composites designed for enhanced performance in a number of applications. They offer improvement in structural, functional or cosmetic properties.
Developed in close collaboration an industry advisory board, the The 4th Lightweight Vehicle Manufacturing Summit 2017 will feature a new agenda which will examine the latest joining, forming & surface treatment technologies and their applications for mixed material structures. Read More
Foam Expo is a unique event for the technical foams industry, where professionals can discover new application designs, manufacturing processes, and current trends. It is at the forefront of the latest innovations in advanced and technical foam materials and products, and industry insiders attend from around the world – bringing their experiences and ideas with them. Read More
PSE Europe 2017 offers the PU industry a dedicated marketplace where raw material manufacturers as well as equipment and system suppliers will meet with a professional audience of buyers and users looking for innovative technology and bespoke solutions. Read More
CIAME2017 attracts about 800 exhibitors and more than 50,000 professional visitors from 23 countries and regions, as well as embassies and trade and business associations of these nations. At CIAME2017, you will see and touch the latest and most advanced products and technologies in the automotive manufacturing sector. Read More