✓ Use cases and value chains with special consideration of HP-SMC, Failure Mode and Effects Analysis (FMEA) for specific production and application scenarios ✓ Established best practice solutions will be demonstrated ✓ Fields of action for targeted development will be defined with remaining key challenges ✓ New scenarios to solve the key challenges will be developed
On 27th and 28th June, 2018 the AZL Annual Partner Meeting took place. This year, for the 5th meeting already, 140 representatives of the 81 Partner Companies from 21 different countries came together for their strategic meeting and to get an overview of the activities of the past year and to define topics and activities for the coming year.
4th AZL Open Day took place on April 19th with +100 industrial participants and several researchers from our lightweight partner institutes
The AZL, its 9 partner institutes and 4 of the more than 80 AZL partner companies have presented their innovations along the entire composite value chain on the special exhibition area “Composites in Action” with over 300 sqm at the JEC World 2018
The seminar “Basics Seminar Adhesive Bonding”, organized by the Welding and Joing Institute of the RWTH Aachen, in cooperation with the FEF GmbH and the AZL, presents the contents in a compact form in a 1-day seminar and provides participants with the necessary “basics” for the successful application of the adhesive bonding technology.
AZL of RWTH Aachen University has held the closing event of the BMBF’s “OPTO-Light” project
Two AZL partners Conbility GmbH and Fraunhofer IPT join forces for commercialization of Fraunhofer´s tape-placement and tape winding systems.
On January 30, 2018, AZL Aachen GmbH has launched with a kick-off meeting an international market and technology study. The team of experts will work out a detailed insight into the technologies of the diverse energy storage systems.
The initial Workgroup Meeting of the new AZL Workgroup “Composites in Buildings & Infrastructure was held on January, 25th, 2018.
On February 6th, 2018, the developed technologies of the research project will be presented during a public meeting in the machine hall of AZL in Aachen.
Laser in Composites Symposium: the latest developments and state-of-the-art-applications in laser processing of composite materials will be presented in the symposium by the Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology ILT and the Aachen Center for Integrative Lightweight Production (AZL).