30 May '15, 11am

#Voith receives order for high-volume production of #CFRP components for future #Audi model

Voith receives order for high-volume production of CFRP components for future Audi model 30 May 2015 Audi AG has placed an order with Voith for the high-volume production of a CFRP (carbon fiber reinforced plastic) component for a future Audi model. Voith and Audi will jointly prepare the manufacturing ramp-up for the CFRP component. The order is one more important step in developing the industrialization of composite production. Voith founded Voith Composites GmbH & Co. KG in Garching in 2010 as a development and production company for carbon fiber products within the Voith Group. In 2011, the first exclusively composites development and production center in the Voith Group was opened at Voith’s Garching site. A development partnership was established with Audi also in 2011. The goal of this partnership is to promote the further development and highly automated production...

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