Aluminium – Magnesium Technology Roadshow March 2012


The AluMag Lightweight Technology Roadshow “Aluminum & Magnesium & Hybrid” has taken place from March 19th to March 26st, 2013.

The following targets were visited:

  • Magna in Graz
  • Audi in Ingolstadt
  • Daimler in Sindelfingen
  • BMW in München
  • JLR in Gaydon

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:

  • Aleris International Inc.
  • Bharat Forge Aluminiumtechnik
  • Finoba Automotive
  • Martinrea Honsel