Automotive interior applications

RENOLIT TECNOGOR, 100% recyclable, glass fiber reinforced polypropylene-based composite material gains a leading position in the automotive interiors market with major OEM end customers. RENOLIT Gor S.p.A., with a leading position in the automotive extrusion and thermoforming market globally, has seen demand for its innovative RENOLIT TECNOGOR take off as the next generation, safe, clean, 100% recyclable glass fiber composite for automotive interior applications.

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Webinar | Modellare i materiali compositi con la simulazione

Progettare nello stesso momento materiali e strutture, per massimizzare le caratteristiche meccaniche del prodotto: è così che si può davvero trarre vantaggio dai materiali ingegnerizzati. Un software di simulazione è un alleato prezioso per il progettista di laminati in composito: consente di prevedere le prestazioni dei materiali, individuare le soluzioni progettuali più efficaci e analizzare tutte le interazioni tra fenomeni fisici, prima ancora della prototipazione.

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Composite materials: Bercella and Rina partners

The two companies will combine the expertise on composite materials and 3D printing for critical applications in contexts such as the energy transition, the development of the circular economy in the world of composites, and decarbonization at large.

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Road vehicle of the future: a challenge for automotive suppliers

The automotive industry plays a fundamental role in the use and development of materials, both conventional and innovative. Lightweight vehicles improve both emissions and performance. This article – published in june issue of the magazine – presents a number of challenges for Automotive Suppliers related to new materials and the future road vehicles. In the future, the possibilities of using composite materials will be considerable, both for automated and connected vehicles, for vehicles with low or zero emissions, and for new vehicles (quadricycles) for car sharing.

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I polimeri high tech Covestro per l’auto del futuro

Leggerezza, versatilità, estetica: il focus si sposta sul comfort e l’auto del futuro diventa uno spazio per vivere e lavorare. Covestro vuole andare incontro a queste richieste dell’industria automobilistica con la ricerca sui materiali.

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CarbonForm: network of companies in composites

Carbonform is an agreement between three companies from Abruzzo that aims to mass-produce carbon fibre components for the automotive industry. The network contract for the development of ‘press forming’ technologies – through the conversion to compression molding of carbon fiber parts of a production plant that previously processed metal – was signed a few days ago by ACS – Advanced Composites Solutions, Susta and U.Form.

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Bio-based semi-finished SMC products

Successful development of a lightweight thermoset based on renewable and regional raw materials. This article – published in the March issue of Compositi Magazine – talks about plastics for a green future.

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