Steel solutions boast weight savings in 20%-range


An upcoming conference in Detroit, Michigan will introduce many means of vehicle lightweighting, including plastic, composite, aluminum and steel solutions.

In the lead up to the IQPC Advanced Lightweight Vehicle Summit to be held August 27-28, 2012, event organizer International Quality & Productivity Centre's (IQPC, New York, NY) Automotive IQ interviewed ThyssenKrupp Steel USA (Calvert, AL) Application Technology Manager Timo Faath regarding the company's InCar Project, where plastics play a role in some solutions. Here are some excerpts from the interview....
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