Article - 4 May 2001
Implementing foamed ABS gives increased rigidity compared to a part made from the same weight of solid material. Relative avantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of...
Article - 26 Mar 2001
Production of polyurethanes is examined including the production of items such as foams, moulded foams, continuous slabstock, rigid foams, thermoplastic PUs in addition to the health and safety...
Article - 29 May 2013
With the launch of the 2013 Fusion, Ford Motor Company has taken a giant leap for green motoring by incorporating recycled materials in mass production cars globally for the first time.
Article - 8 Mar 2018
Recently, advancements in the automotive industry force manufacturers to respond to the swiftly increasing need to produce vehicle control systems that are more sophisticated, use less fuel, and...
Article - 19 Feb 2019
In this article, the different methods that can be employed for ensuring consistent quality in the plastics industry are discussed.
Article - 27 May 2013
As the automotive industry continues to develop and refine its range of products and specifications to meet the ever changing requirements of global markets, both economy and green credentials are now...
Article - 9 Jun 2022
AZoM spoke with Professor James Tour and Ph.D. candidate Kevin Wyss from Rice University about their research that has looked at upcycling disused car parts into high-quality turbostratic graphene.
Article - 9 Nov 2018
This article discusses how polyurethane for lightweighting in aerospace and automotive applications.
Article - 12 Nov 2013
AZoM talks to Tom Smith and James Mondo about the unique properties and applications of thermoplastics, especially in the aerospace industry.
Article - 30 Aug 2010
Mecmesin is a leading designer and manufacturer of force and torque test equipment. They offer precision test instruments and systems that are accurate, reliable and excellent value for money for a...