Sharing Discussions on Simulating Aluminum in China The use of aluminum parts in cars helps to overcome today’s challenges of automotive industry such as lightweight construction particularly for EVs, higher energy efficiency and sustainability, increasing passenger safety and meeting tightening…

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See Our Systematic Process Improvement Approach on June the 4th-7th, Atlanta U.S.A In order to improve the set-up of industrial press hardening processes, companies and researchers are spending remarkable efforts on the design and positioning of cooling channels. Following the…

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“If at first you don’t succeed, try, try again.” Systematic process improvement, as described in several previous posts (Adjusting complex process variables: Drawbead shapes, Virtual Tryout or Process Engineering?,What is passing?, In the rearview mirror, Infinitely adjustable presses, when should…

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AutoForm Technical Seminars 2016 were held in the major automotive hubs of China in Shanghai, Guangzhou, Changchun and Beijing in November. The aim was to link expertise from AutoForm with expertise from the Chinese market. An impressive number of 229…

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As we begin 2016 the sheet metal stamping industry looks ahead to many challenges and the opportunities brought by advances in metal forming technology. New vehicle programs, new materials, advanced tooling technology, and the ever changing competitive environment. AutoForm looks…

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As we near the conclusion of 2015, we will have several opportunities to meet our peers in the Sheet Metal Stamping industry at the following Conferences and Expos. We look forward to meeting you, and sharing with you our perspectives…

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Numerical controlled (N/C) cushions have previously been the realm of large OEMs and Tier 0.5 stampers in their newer large presses. Until now, the technology has been out of reach for many Tier 1 and supply chain stampers. In the…

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LOIRE ETUDE organizes in collaboration with AutoForm France and other partners a seminar dedicated to “New Hot Forming Technologies” on Thursday, October 29th 2015. It will be an excellent opportunity to be informed regarding current & future innovations in the…

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The 2015 AutoForm German User meeting, (AutoForm Anwendertreffen 2015)  was made unique as our customers shared the spotlight alongside AutoForm Technical Experts, AutoForm Development  and Technical Product Managers, and AutoForm Sales and Support teams from Germany. Representatives from major press…

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Looking ahead into the remainder of the first half of 2015, local AutoForm offices and agents will be attending several industry events. Public Events and Conferences Date Location Venue Great Designs in Steel 2015 May 13, 2015 Livonia, MI, USA…

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