News - 31 Jan 2005
A Hydro has sold its last remaining facilities for high pressure die-casting of aluminium engine blocks to German AE Group AG in Bebra.
The deal is part of Hydro's downstream strategy to focus...
Article - 24 Apr 2001
Vibration isolation, bridge bearings, suspension bearings and energy absorption applications are covered in detail in this article, while other uses for rubbers are outlined.
News - 14 Feb 2003
Australian researchers at institutions such as the CSIRO have successfully developed a new magnesium alloy that will enable magnesium to be used in applications such as motor vehicle engines and...
Article - 11 Jun 2020
In this interview, AZoM talks to Bruxer AXS about their new and improved S2 Puma Series for enhanced energy dispersive X-ray fluorescence (EDXRF) analysis.
News - 12 Mar 2008
The aluminium high-pressure die-caster Fonderie Aluminium de Cléon (FAC) owned by BAVARIA Industriekapital AG ("BAVARIA") delivers transmission housings and engine blocks to Renault,...
News - 2 Feb 2006
Future cars will be far lighter – but just as strong – through new advances in a casting process that uses super lightweight magnesium alloys.
The technology, called T-Mag,...
News - 23 May 2018
A sneaker that has better traction even in the rain can be made by taking cues from snakes. This is the concept behind the research of Hisham Abdel-Aal, PhD, an associate teaching professor from...
News - 25 Jul 2016
For materials with complex internal structures, researchers still do not precisely understand which substances or which mechanisms are responsible for controlling a desired material...
News - 27 Jul 2007
The world aluminium industry reported today that the application of automotive aluminium in passenger cars manufactured in 2006 will lead to potential global savings of approximately 140 million tons...
News - 24 Aug 2004
Automotive manufacturers may soon benefit from a new breed of metals – known as functionally gradient materials – that can withstand the high temperatures of die casting without cracking...