CASTnano® generates new nanoreinforced materials for the lightweighting of automotive components without significantly increasing raw material and process costs.
Increasing need for vehicle lightweighting due to environmental pressures. In 2021, the average CO2 emissions of new vehicles will have to be 40% lower than in 2007. (European regulations)
- Automotive cast parts: chassis, powertrain, steering, including safety systems.
- TRL 2
- CASTnano technology (in process of protection).
- New CASTnano® family of materials under registration.
- Knowledge of the foundry and automotive market.