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New ENGEL Injection Molding System at AZL of RWTH Aachen University

3 September 2018 Allgemein, News

Our partner, the Aachen Center for Integrative Lightweight Production (AZL) of RWTH Aachen University is installing a new ENGEL injection molding system in its technical center.

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Increase use of tapes in injection molding.

Thermoplastic Tapes in Injection Molded Parts

31 August 2018 Allgemein, News

AZL and IKV are starting a new Joint Market and Technology Study “Potentials and Challenges of Thermoplastic Tapes for SME Injection Molders.

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“Ultra-Fast Manufacturing of Tailored Composite Blanks”

Ultra-Fast Manufacturing of Tailored Composite Blanks: Successful Development and Evaluation of the Machine Prototype and the Tape Processing with in-situ Consolidation

27 August 2018 Allgemein, News

The AZL together with 12 Partner Companies completed a Joint R&D Partner Project to develop a new machine prototype allowing the ultra-fast manufacturing of tailored composite blanks. The follow-up project will start on October 10th, 2018.

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AZL Annual Partner Meeting 2018 bringing together 140 representatives of the AZL Network

10 July 2018 Allgemein, News, Veranstaltungen

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.

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4th AZL Open Day: Mehr als 100 participants joining visits of 9 lightweight institutes

26 April 2018 Allgemein, News, Veranstaltungen

4th AZL Open Day took place on April 19th with +100 industrial participants and several researchers from our lightweight partner institutes

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AZL Composites in Action @ JEC World 2018, Paris

28 March 2018 Allgemein, News

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

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Basics seminar: Adhesive bonding by ISF of RWTH Aachen

16 March 2018 Allgemein, News

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.

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Our research partner AZL of RWTH Aachen University has successfully completed the project of the BMBF project “OPTO-Light” on function-integrated CFRP lightweight structures

27 February 2018 Allgemein, News

AZL of RWTH Aachen University has held the closing event of the BMBF’s “OPTO-Light” project

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Tape Processing Systems

New tape-processing systems: Conbility and Fraunhofer IPT sign cooperation agreement on commercialization

16 February 2018 Allgemein, News

Two AZL partners Conbility GmbH and Fraunhofer IPT join forces for commercialization of Fraunhofer´s tape-placement and tape winding systems.

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Participant Picture of energy storage consortium

Kick-Off Meeting of Joint Market and Technology Study “Energy Storage Systems”

7 February 2018 Allgemein, News

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.

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