Joint Partner Projects

Together with an international consortium, we regularly realize Joint Partner Projects on different lightweight research and development questions.

Efficiently drive your development!

Benefits for Participants:

〉〉  Detailed, pre-competitive investigation of lightweight materials, systems or processes
〉〉  Combination of technical Knowhow and Market Intelligence
〉〉  Cost-effective budget based on joint cost sharing
〉〉  Contact to a broad network of industrial players

Running Joint Partner Projects

Kick-Off: 14th November, 2023

Next Meeting: 26th June, 2024

Key objectives:

  • Provide market & industry insights
  • Identification of hidden business potentials
  • Share regulatory, standards & IP landscape info
  • Present latest design, materials & manufacturing state of the art
  • Create reference designs for evaluating KPIs

What you‘ll get:

  • Discover trends in markets & technologies
  • Understand value chain: materials, equipment, components, testing & development services
  • Gain insights on design parameter impacts on KPIs using FEA analysis
  • Evaluate reference designs to assess material, liner design, manufacturing methods, boss design & integration influence on vessel performance, cost & CO2 footprint
  • Network with potential partners & customers at events

Download the flyer

If you are interested and would like to receive more information, please get in touch with:

Philipp Fröhlig
Head of Industrial Services | AZL Aachen GmbH
Phone: +49 241 475 735 14
Mobile: +49 176 80488799
Email: philipp.froehlig@azl-aachen-gmbh.de

Recently Completed Joint Partner Projects

AZL Joint Partner Project: Concept Study & Development of Cell-to-Pack Battery CasingsDownload the flyer with the key facts on the Joint Partner Project “Cell-to-Pack Battery Casings”

If you are interested and would like to receive more information, please get in touch with:

Alexander Knauff
Manager Industrial Services | AZL Aachen GmbH
Phone: +49 241 475 735 16
Mobile: +49 177 283 5184
Email: alexander.knauff@azl-aachen-gmbh.de

Download the flyer with the key facts on the Joint Partner Project “Lightweight Tailgate”

If you are interested and would like to receive more information, please get in touch with:

Alexander Knauff
Manager Industrial Services | AZL Aachen GmbH
Phone: +49 241 475 735 16
Mobile: +49 177 283 5184
Email: alexander.knauff@azl-aachen-gmbh.de

Expertise/ background in:

Production and development of composite parts
Materials: thermoset and thermoplastic resins, continuous fiber composites, metals and plastic-metal hybrids
Process: prepreg, autoclave, resin infusion, RTM, milling, tooling, joining, quality assurance
Design: CAD design and design to process
Networking: Matchmaking with academic and industrial partners

I will support you in:

  • Process selection, evaluation and implementation
  • Evaluation and benchmarking of solutions
  • Identification of applications
  • Benchmarking with market companions state of the art solutions
  • Identification and elimination of pain points
  • Connect with the right partners for industrial implementation