Newsletter July

Our partnership with GFM, SAMBA in Augsburg, case study tank reinforcements, and about being cevo   Dear friends of Fiber Patch Placement, Cevotec is operating in full swing at the beginning of the 3rd quarter. Last week, we’ve commissioned a SAMBA Step system at the research facility Materials Resource Management (MRM) located at Augsburg Innovationspark…

15% cost and weight improvement of composite tanks for hydrogen-powered mobility

15% cost and weight improvement of composite tanks for hydrogen-powered mobility Composite pressure vessels are the key storage system for hydrogen-powered mobility. Maintaining high pressure of up to 700 bars, the cylindrical tanks store the hydrogen used in fuel cell-powered electric vehicles like trucks, busses, trains and passenger cars. The main cost driver of the…

SAMBA Step system to extend research opportunities for Materials Resource Management in Augsburg

SAMBA Step system to extend research opportunities for Materials Resource Management in Augsburg Augsburg University and Augsburg University of Applied Sciences rely on Fiber Patch Placement technology for R&D in the fields of Artificial intelligence (AI) and new materials. Cevotec’s SAMBA Step system is operational from August 2021 at the recently opened building Materials Resource…

New R&D collaboration MAI ACoSaLUS – Automated Composite Sandwich Lay-Up System

New R&D collaboration MAI ACoSaLUS – Automated Composite Sandwich Lay-Up System Together with GKN Aerospace Deutschland GmbH, TUM – Chair of Carbon Composites, SGL Carbon, Augsburg University of Applied Sciences, and under the co-founding authority of Bavarian Ministry of Economic Affairs, Regional Development and Energy, Cevotec started a pioneering R&D project: The full automation of…

R&D project: MAI ACoSaLUS (Automated Composite Sandwich Lay-Up System)

R&D project: MAI ACoSaLUS (Automated Composite Sandwich Lay-Up System) Research and development of automation techniques for the efficient production of composite sandwich components with new and further to be developed processes, methods, and materials.     Fiber Patch Placement for the efficient production of composite sandwich parts: Automatization of the production of composite sandwich parts…

Improving storage efficiency of composite tanks

Improving storage efficiency of composite tanks Automated dome reinforcements with Fiber Patch Placement yield 15 % improvements in weight & cost     Powered mobility is on route to zero emission. For passenger cars, the current trend is to increase the fleet of battery-powered electric vehicles (EV). However, when it comes to long-haul transport, buses,…

Newsletter April

SAMBA in rolling motion, homogenous thickness of laminates, and more FPP news   Dear friends of Fiber Patch Placement, Who would have thought what a difference a year makes. Or not. While Corona is unfortunately still dominating our daily lives and restricting us from “business as usual” in many ways, we continue to make the…

ARTIST STUDIO thickness distribution

Precise visualization of laminate thickness distribution

Precise visualization of laminate thickness distribution We greatly appreciate the feedback that we receive on our products. Often times, our customers inspire us with innovative ideas for new features or they apply our products in brilliant new ways that we hadn’t previously anticipated. One such feature that was heavily influenced by customer interaction is ARTIST…

Cevotec SAMBA Step L Christmas

Newsletter December

SAMBA systems for FPC and NIAR, ISO certification, new employes, virtual FPP & further advancements   Dear friends of Fiber Patch Placement, This year was, let’s say, an exceptional one. A virus had the power to fundamentally change our social structures, the way we behave, the way we interact with each other, the way we…