Sometimes the more sophisticated design is the simpler one. After all, anyone familiar with the complex development and production processes of automotive components which look trivial on first sight, knows that a whole world is turning behind the smallest screw. The idea of integral component […]
There is a new article on CIKONI on CompositeWorld! AdditiveCARBON from CIKONI (Stuttgart, Germany) allows the realization of hybrid structures by means of a combined and fully automated manufacturing approach in which continuous carbon fiber reinforcement directly follows the load paths and the additive base […]
Meet us in Paris to see the latest developments in the composite industry. We will be more than happy to share some new developments with you: Lightweight Grippers for Automotive Applications 3D-Printing with Carbon Fibre Reinforcements for ultra-lightweight applications New draping simulation methodologies An insight […]
Lightness made in Stuttgart: Tech start-up combines bionic design with high tech materials for future logistics The Vision Van of Mercedes-Benz Vans, that was recently revealed at the IAA Commercial Vehicles 2016 and at CES Las Vegas, combines groundbreaking design with innovative technical solutions and […]
INEOS Styrolution presented last October at the K-Messe 2016 in Düsseldorf, Germany an innovative thermoplastic organic sheet for the manufacture of continuous fiber reinforced composite components. StyLight is the first and only thermoplastic composite material created from a styrene foam Styrene-acrylonitrile (SAN) matrix and various […]
As an industrial start-up our hearts beat to the rhythm of industry. We are looking forward to get in touch with you on the Hannover Messe. You will find us on the Lightweight Solutions Area, where chances are good to see Barack Obama as well.
This Article (pdf) has been published in JEC magazine no. 103, March 2016, Special JEC World. Summary: Where can process-know how and robot based optical preform measurement get you? The reduction of production costs and the realization of lightweight targets for composite forming […]
SOURCE: JEC World 2016 Innovation Report 01 Mar 2016 – Get it as a PDF Low-cost, high-quality preforming for mid-range volumes JEC World 2016 – Cikoni (Stuttgart, Germany) now offers tailored automated preforming solutions for the mid-range production of composite components. Business, Innovations, Aeronautics & […]