AMAC advises: Study about Energy storage systems open for partners

Renewable and clean energy technologies are gaining importance. With solar panels and wind turbines, people can now generate their own electricity which makes energy storage more and more essential. Conbility proposes an international joint market and technology study about energy storage systems. Find out more here.


AMAC is part of the German government´s "Leichtbauatlas"

The German government has recognized the importance of the lightweight industry in their so-called coalition agreement. At federal level, the framework for a broad industrial use has been under construction since 2015, with a specific contact person responsible for lightweight at the Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Energie), abbreviated BMWi, a cabinet-level ministry of the Federal Republic of Germany. The creation of the overview of lightweight-related activities in Germany is called "Leichtbauatlas" and contains today 302 players. Please follow the link for further information.


Program of 3rd ICC is now available

The program of the upcoming 3rd ICC in Stuttgart from September 18-19 2017 is now available. Please have a look at the exciting presentations here.


Opening of the production engineering cluster - new home of AZL

Last week, AZL´s new home - the Production Engineering Cluster at the RWTH Aachen Campus - was officially opened. The Cluster with a gross floor area of 32,000 m² is one of 16 new buildings which are built up in order to connect research and industry. AZL is represented with offices and a machinery hall with industry-scale equipment in the Cluster and will provide offices for AZL Partner Companies.


Call for Partners: Joint Market and Technology Study on High-Performance SMC

In June 2017, AZL Aachen GmbH in cooperation with the Institute of Plastics Processing (IKV) at RWTH Aachen University will start a Joint Market and Technology Study on High-Performance SMC with the aim to evaluate the potential of a next generation of SMC in industrial applications. Companies along the entire SMC value chain as well as those interested in the SMC market are invited to join. Please read the entire press release here.