Henkel and RLE International recently announced that they have agreed to form a strategic alliance intended to drive automotive innovation, expand value creation opportunities and become the premier design-in engineering solution provider for the mobility industry.

"To design new e-mobility concepts and lightweight innovations, the combination of material science and engineering expertise is a significant competitive advantage," said Christian Kirsten, Ph.D., corporate senior vice president, Henkel Transport & Metal.

"Together with RLE International we will create ‘The Mobility Alliance’ with advanced simulation capabilities of full vehicle crash behavior to improve passenger safety, and component design competence to improve vehicle performance," said Chuck Evans, corporate vice president, Henkel Automotive OEM Design.

For more information, visit www.henkel.com or www.rle.international.