Aluminium – Magnesium Technology Roadshow Oct. 2013

The “AluMag® Lightweight Roadshow ” focused on aluminum, magnesium and hybrids took place from October 14th to October 17th, 2013.

The following targets were visited:

  • Porsche in Weissach
  • Daimler / Smart in Sindelfingen
  • BMW / Mini in Munich
  • Audi in Ingolstadt

Guests were received on the ground floor of the 140 square meters large, air-conditioned trailer with a product booth from the different technology partners. On the upper floor of the two-tier trailer technology lectures were moderated presented and discussed.

The subject of lightweight for different applications was represented. Different solutions have been presented with materials, processes and compounds, and discussed, in order to meet the requirements in terms of weight reduction, component solutions and integration.

The following technology partners were available to visitors:

  • KSM Casting Group
  • Rheinfelden Alloys
  • Sapa Extrusion Tønder
  • Fraunhofer IFAM
  • Böllhoff Verbindstechnik
  • AluMag® Automotive

 

Audi

BMW

Daimler