The seven-axis Viper 1200 CNC fiber-placement system is a compact version of the larger Viper 3000 and extends the benefits of computer-controlled fiber placement to makers of smaller, highly contoured structural aircraft composite parts such as tail and wing spars. The system provides a one-step fabrication process for the manufacture of simple or complex, symmetrical or asymmetrical, solid or core-sandwich advanced composite parts.
The rear window on Ford's Lightweight Concept vehicle, based on the Fusion model, is made with a material combination devised by SABIC that saves 35% of the weight. The car's overall weight is 25% lighter than a standard production 2013 Fusion.
Major global metropolitan areas are implementing a vast number of technology, energy, transportation, and Internet projects to make the metropolis a friendlier, greener, safer, and more sustainable place to be.
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