Article - 27 Apr 2004
Kobe Steel have added Mitsubishi to their list of customers who are using aluminium side impact door beams. The advantages and importance of aluminium over steel beams is also covered. Posted April 26...
Article - 15 Jan 2003
With global magnesium demand increasing, sourcing magnesium is becoming more important. A new process where it can be produced from power station fly ash has been devised. The technology, advantages,...
Article - 17 Apr 2002
Steel recycling trends for north America show positive trends with an overal recycling rate of 67.8%. Automotive recycling saw the largest increase, with other areas such as steel cans, construction...
Article - 9 Dec 2016
Tribological evaluation of the interaction between a piston ring and the cylinder liner is a key step toward understanding engine tribology.
Article - 6 Feb 2020
This article discusses how to use a laser microscope to measure profile changes in temperature and humidity.
Article - 23 Oct 2018
This article discusses how automation has streamilined the process of 3D printing.
Article - 1 Oct 2018
Over the last several years, a surge in the production of novel ceramic materials, as well as advancements in the processing techniques for these materials, has allowed researchers to control and...
Article - 21 Sep 2016
The concept of vehicle connectivity initially focused on providing drivers with navigation assistance and emergency services, such as the features found in GM’s original ‘On Star’ product.
Article - 15 Jun 2013
For generations, steel has been used in automotive applications because of its flexibility which allows it meet the ever-changing vehicle design requirements.
Article - 27 Aug 2001
The acceptance of fibre reinforced plastic composites (FRP's) by the automotive industry has been limited somewhat by a lack of understanding of impact properties. The advantages of these materials...