ARBURG at the PIAE Europe 2018

Broad range for the automotive sector

ARBURG will for the first time take part in the PIAE (Plastics In Automotive Engineering) Europe 2018 congress. On 14 and 15 March 2018, ARBURG will take part in the VDI congress, the largest in the world for the automotive industry, both as an exhibitor and in the context of the specialist presentations.

The ProLemo project: Lightweight motors for electric vehicles
On 14 March 2018, Dr Thomas Walther, Head of Application Technology at ARBURG, will give a presentation on the topic of "ProLemo – Production technology for lightweight motor concepts". In the ProLemo project, a number of partners work on production techniques relating to efficient lightweight motors for electric vehicles. It focuses on the mass production of parts made from metal-filled polymer materials. This project has been so successful for all parties involved that patents have already been applied for.

Extensive automotive offerings
On the ARBURG stand in the foyer of the congress centre, visitors will be able to see for themselves the wide range of products available for the automotive sector. Videos will show the use of special ALLROUNDER injection moulding machines and turnkey systems, as well as the freeformer industrial additive manufacturing system. Furthermore, numerous product samples will illustrate the wide range of options offered by ARBURG's technology solutions for the automotive industry.