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NUCAP, SBCL Develop Lightweight Material Application

Newly developed applications can handle extreme heat in passenger and commercial vehicles.

DuPont To Build New Adhesives Facility In East China

The new facility will produce adhesives in support of two mega trends: vehicle electrification and lightweighting.

DuPont Recognized By Altair Enlighten Awards

Two lightweighting technologies receive finalist and runner-up designations.

McLaren Automotive Recommits To Vehicle Weight Reduction

CEO Mike Flewitt says winning “the weight race” is a priority for McLaren.

Shiloh Industries To Acquire Brabant Alucast Facilities In Italy And The Netherlands

The acquisition complements the company’s global footprint and expands into aluminum and existing magnesium casting and stamping capabilities, as well as providing for necessary growth-capacity in Europe, according to Shiloh.

Magna Demonstrates Lightweighting Expertise With Ultralight Door Module

Magna International Inc., in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Energy and partners FCA US and Grupo Antolin, has developed a new, ultra-light door architecture that achieves the project objective of 42.5 percent mass savings compared to an average current production door.