The new diecasting magnesium alloy, AM-lite from Advanced Magnesium Technologies, offers considerable advantages over zinc diecasting alloys. These include reduced cost, lighter weight, mechanical...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3820 | 24 May 2007
Vibration control of vehicle suspensions systems is investigated using magnetorheological (MR) fluids in the controllable dampers for semi-active suspensions.
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=3127 | 29 Nov 2005
The automotive industry requires materials that permit lightweight construction and are absolutely reliable in continuous service. Bayer Materialscience's Makrolon fits the bill. Properties of...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2797 | 13 Apr 2005
The ZHU250 universal hardness tester is geared for standards-compliant hardness testing according to Vickers, Brinell, and Rockwell, plus ball-pressure hardness testing. It utilizes the current...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2715 | 14 Jan 2005
Zwick have devloped a test bench to evaluate the dynamic fatigue performance on soft elastic foams. The tests are carried out as per the relevant standards, e.g. ISO 3385 and ASTM D 3574, or in...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2708 | 13 Jan 2005
A green race car built by IdéeVerte Compétition using space age materials developed by the European Space Agency (ESA) has set a new speed record. Posted November 16 2004
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2685 | 24 Nov 2004
Posco and Associated Spring Company are jointly going to develop heavy duty spring steel valve springs. Posted July 5 2004
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2649 | 29 Sep 2004
With successful development of new material PVA (Polyvinylalcohol) fibre with research that was started in 1999, a plant for its mass production with the completion scheduled for December this year is...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2647 | 28 Sep 2004
From August 1, Bridgestone will begin producing urethane foam in China. Meanwhile they are in the process of completing a new plant which will result in a five fold capacity increase when it is...
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2608 | 24 Aug 2004
GE Advanced Materials have launched a new series of silicone surfactants, under the name Niax. They are designed for use with molded foams used in automotive seating. Posted Auguest 2004
http://www.azom.com/article.aspx?ArticleID=2594 | 18 Aug 2004