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Composites

Pressing Composites

When we think 4,000-ton hydraulic presses, making sheet metal body panels comes to mind.

Steel

Stylish Stamping

Think of this: steel or aluminum blanks are picked up by two robots and placed on a conveyor belt.

Materials & Lightweighting

Examining Hydroforming

Multi-function die design and process advances hit lightweighting targets.

Composites

BMW & CFRP

A look at the 7 Series Carbon Core.

Design

A Red Dot for a Robot

When we’ve written about the Red Dot Awards in the past, it has typically been about Peter Schreyer managing still another win for Kia.

Conti, Federal-Mogul Each Win Two PACE Awards

Continental AG and Federal-Mogul Corp. each captured a pair of Automotive News PACE Awards Monday night for technologies deemed among the auto industry's most innovative.

Production

A New Approach at Dearborn Stamping

"This is an old plant" says Miro F. Suga, director, Stamping Business Unit, Vehicle Operations, Ford Motor Company. He's talking about the Dearborn Stamping Plant, which is on the property that's known as the Rouge Complex, a series of facilities that is essentially being focused on the Dearborn Truck Plant, one of the operations that is producing the important F-150 pickup.