AZL was host at the RWTH campus for a delegation of more than 25 guests from the LG MBA Program and presented AZLs relevant projects for Digitalization: KMU-sense, iComposite and OPTO-Light.
Tape inserts offer enormous potential for injection molding parts: A clear result after the finalization of a major consortial project led by the Aachen Center for Integrative Light-weight Production (AZL) and the Institute for Plastics Processing at RWTH Aachen University (IKV). In cooperation with 20 industrial partners, the AZL and IKV carried out a[…]
AZL’s new machine system won JEC World Innovation Award 2019 in the category “Industry & Equipment”.
In addition to the already existing Partnership models the AZL launched its new concept of the Business+ Partnership in 2019.
The AZL is starting two new Studies and two Consortial Projects after releasing the topics at the Annual Partner Meeting in June.
AZL’s Lightweight Partners Office Hub: The new hotspot for events and networking
The AZL will be visiting China Composites Expo in Shanghai to report the AZL Partner Network news and technologies from China.
On 4th and 5th June, 2019 the AZL Annual Partner Meeting took place. This year, for the 6th meeting already, 140 representatives of the 80 Partner Companies from 20 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.
New Designs for Low-Cost and Energy-Efficient Double-Belt Presses In the first project phase of AZL’s Joint Partner Project “New Designs for Low-Cost and Energy-Efficient Double-Belt Presses”, the AZL, together with seven partner companies, developed a prototype for proof-of-principle of a novel cost and energy-efficient double-belt press system for the continuous production of composite sheets. After[…]
On our Open Day 2019 our 9 Partner Institutes opened the doors of their machinery halls and research labs to provide an extensive and on-site insight into the research and development capacities in the field of lightweight production and composites at the RWTH Aachen Campus. As a special highlight of this year, we presented a[…]