April 12, 2019
This May 22 – 23, 2019, IACMI will host the two-day workshop, “SMC 101: From What to Why,” at IACMI SURF in Detroit, Mich., which […]
Nov. 14, 2018 | Source: National Academies Innovation Policy Forum
Joe Fox, Director, Emerging & External Technologies with Ashland Composites discussed how IACMI fosters industry-university-federal laboratory collaboration, and presented an industry perspective on Manufacturing USA Institutes at the National Academies Innovation […]
September 5, 2017
Photo caption: An operator at Constellium’s new plant in White, GA, conducts a quality check on an aluminum bumper beam.
Automakers, suppliers have made vehicles lighter but the task is getting more difficult.
Automakers, working closely with suppliers, have reduced […]
The Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI) hosted Schuler Group at the IACMI Vehicle Scale Up Facility at Corktown in Detroit, MI. More than 150 attendees from automotive manufacturing organizations across the United States attended the event, where Schuler presented “Driving Efficiency with Schuler,” detailing the composite manufacturing innovations and trends that […]
According to a recent article from Reuters, BMW wants to “double down” on research and development of carbon fiber-based electric cars, which are supported by driverless technology. The company’s efforts will include a revamp of its electric car auto brand “i” that includes i3 and i8 sedans – both of which […]
Materials Scientist and Oak Ridge National Laboratory deputy director of the Sustainable Transportation program, Claus Daniel delivered the prestigious Gilbreth Lecture at the National Academy of Engineering (NAE) meeting in February.
The Gilbreth Lectures, established in 2001, are presented to early outstanding American engineers as an opportunity to increase visibility within the NAE membership. Nominated […]
Tennessee’s innovation ecosystem was praised as a fertile ground for companies and technologies in a Venture Nashville article this week.
The accolades were driven by the recent Nashville placement of Eve Steigerwalt, an executive scout for global automotive supplier, Dana. As a scout for Dana Holding Corporation, she is responsible for technology acquisition, commercialization and innovation […]