FINISHING

Finishing

Vendor Says Its Vacuum-Overlay System Could Replace Auto Body Paint

The automated film overlay process is touted as faster, more energy efficient and at least as durable as paint
#asia #tech

Finishing

7 Cool Tools: Laser Cutting, Fixture Modeling, and more

Increase operational productivity with these new developments for automotive manufacturing from Mazak, Renishaw, Omron, Marposs and more.

Sales

Paint by Supercar Numbers…Big Numbers

Carbon Fiber Finish Adds $443K to $3 Million Koenigsegg Supercar
#body #oddities #Carbon

Automation/Robotics

Nissan Manufacturing Wish List

What are the sorts of things that people at Nissan North American manufacturing ops are looking for?
#Nissan #Infiniti #facilities

Quality

Seven Cool Tools

Increase operational productivity with these new developments
#HP

Finishing

Paint by AI

Durr’s Machine learning software promises to improve quality and efficiency
#Durr #GeneralMotors

Assembly

Inside Xpeng Motors

A look at some of the technologies being deployed in a new factory building electric vehicles in Zhaoqing, Guandong Province
#ABB #BASF

Automation/Robotics

C-19 Causes IMTS 2020 Cancellation

Massive manufacturing technology show has had a long run, now with a bit of an interruption
#covid-19 #tech

Design

What You Need to Know About Byton & the M-Byte

Byton is on a fast path forward with its M-Byte electric SUV launching in China this year and North America and Europe next. Here are key aspects. And keen insights from Benoit Jacob, its head of Design
#Renault #Byton #BMW

Finishing

Robotic Sanding Tool for Improved Surfaces

End-effector allows consistency in surface prep
#3M