AZL is looking forward to meet in a hybrid Annual Partner Meeting this year

9 March 2021 News

Once a year, we take the time to meet as the entire “AZL family” during the AZL Annual Partner Meeting to define future activities, review projects and workgroups of the previous year and discuss composite trends.

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IPCO joins AZL collaboration

5 March 2021 News

IPCO is a German company providing industrial process solutions, among others for double belt presses. We are happy to welcome the IPCO team to our collaboration with 80+ AZL partner companies and we are looking forward to meet you in the upcoming workgroup meetings.

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Formosa Plastics Corporation from Taiwan starts cooperation with AZL network

1 March 2021 News

Formosa Plastics Corporation, material supplier from Taiwan is joining our international and cross-industry collaboration on composites to get in contact and collaborate with new partners in Europe.

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Development of Ultra-Fast Consolidator Machine and Inductive Double-Belt Press will be carried out further this year

26 February 2021 News

This machine makes it possible: 5 seconds to produce a fully consolidated multi-layer composite laminate with different fiber directions and minimized scrap.

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Multi-material battery casing for electromobility: AZL industry network conducts joint concept study and product development

30 November 2020 News

AZL together with an international industrial consortium launched a joint project to develop a cost-competitive multi-material battery casing.

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Warden Schijve joins the AZL product and application development team

30 October 2020 News

Warden Schijve, former Chief Scientist Composites at SABIC, recently joined the AZL engineering team in October. As Design Leader, he is further expanding the product and application development division of AZL.

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New expertise at AZL network: Meet the new AZL Partner Companies who joined since January

20 October 2020 News

Numerous companies have started or extended their cooperation with the AZL network since the beginning of the year, and virtual knowledge sharing and technological cooperation are widely used

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Teijin starts its collaboration with the AZL Partner Network and joins three AZL projects for joint business development and technology development

Teijin Group just became one of the +80 AZL Partner Companies. Teijin is a technology-driven global group offering advanced materials solutions in the fields of automotive components, safety, security and disaster mitigation all while focused on environmental value, demographic change and increased health consciousness. Along with their entry into the AZL community with more than[…]

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Starting market and technology study on the Potential for bio-based composite materials

24 September 2020 News

Sustainability and environmental responsibility are important developments for the current design of productions and products. In order to obtain a comprehensive evaluation of the potential of biobased composites, the AZL, together with an industry consortium, is investigating the market potential, future applications and relevant technologies for bio-based composite materials. The 5- month market and technology[…]

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Efficient determination and provision of material data for long fiber-reinforced SMC

21 September 2020 News

AZL workgroup kicks-off a project to establish a SMC database The AZL Workgroup “High-Performance SMC” will kick-off a joint project for the efficient and standardized provision of engineering data for SMC. The project was developed in cooperation with M-Base, the IKV and the AZL partner network. Within the scope of the project, companies can participate[…]

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