SAMBA Multi

Automated multi-material fiber placement by Cevotec at JEC World 2019

Automated multi-material fiber placement by Cevotec at JEC World 2019 SAMBA goes multi-material: At JEC World 2019 Cevotec presents latest Fiber Patch Placement developments. Featuring a multi-material feeding unit, SAMBA Multi production cells automate the time- and cost-intensive multi-material lay-up of aerospace sandwich components. Up to now, manufacturing multi-material components requires a lot of time-consuming…

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Newsletter December

Winner of the JEC Innovation Award in Seoul, a case study on material efficiency, and a hands-on FPP seminar in 2019   Dear friends of Fiber Patch Placement, This fall, our FPP missionaries traveled the world in weekly cycles. As always, we are happy to share our experiences and the results with you. Our latest…

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Operating box cover with Premium Aerotec

Operating box cover with Premium Aerotec Repurposing left-over AFP material with Fiber Patch Placement technology   Automated Fiber Placement (AFP) processes can suffer from high amounts of scrapping virgin material left-overs at bobbin changes, a problem for manufacturers that translates into considerable economical losses of up to € 500,000.- per year and AFP unit. Premium…

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Fiber Patch Placement successful at international trade shows and winner of the JEC Innovation Award in Seoul

Fiber Patch Placement successful at international trade shows and winner of the JEC Innovation Award in Seoul Showcasing the latest Fiber Patch Placement developments, Cevotec recently convinced on exhibition areas and conferences of Advanced Engineering (Birmingham), Composites Europe & ICC (Stuttgart), GoCarbonFibre (Berlin), and JEC Asia (Seoul, South Korea). Together with Premium Aerotec, the FPP…

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Newsletter October

Sensors for SAMBA, new features for ARTIST STUDIO, and a hot fall filled with events   Dear friends of Fiber Patch Placement, After a hot summer filled with lots of R&D, we are pleased to share the latest developments in Fiber Patch Placement technology with you at the key composites events of this fall and…

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Fiber Patch Placement – 4.0 lightweight construction for future mobility concepts

Fiber Patch Placement – 4.0 lightweight construction for future mobility concepts Future mobility concepts pose a special challenge for manufacturers. A new class of light aircrafts and flying-car hybrids is currently emerging, resulting in extreme demands for lightweight construction and scaling in order to maximize the range of their electric drives. Therefore, the industry needs…

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SAMBA Multi

Cevotec at GOCarbon Fibre

Cevotec at GOCarbon Fibre GOCarbon Fibre for now 20 years provides a unique global forum for all parties involved in the carbon fiber supply chain. High caliber speakers give a comprehensive update on the industry’s development. Among them in 2018 Cevotec’s EVP Dr. Neven Majic. Talking about automated manufacturing of complex composites for new applications…

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Continuous process monitoring and FE simulation for automated 3D fiber layup

Continuous process monitoring and FE simulation for automated 3D fiber layup We at Cevotec constantly enhancing and extend the Fiber Patch Placement technology. Shortly after announcing latest developments particularly for the requirements of the aerospace industry, we now have focused on continuous process monitoring and FE simulation for automated 3D fiber layup with Fiber Patch…

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Light-weighting the automotive way: tailored fiber reinforcements on metal

Light-weighting the automotive way: tailored fiber reinforcements on metal The automotive industry generally thrives on scaling effects: The larger the quantities, the faster usually the return on invest is achieved. But, when producing special series models, additional machinery or forming tools increase the cost per unit enormously. In issue 25/18 of Industrieanzeiger, Felix Michl, our…

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New Fiber Patch Placement concepts for aerospace

New Fiber Patch Placement concepts for aerospace Cevotec expands application range by multi-material layup for sandwich structures Fiber Patch Placement (FPP) has become the preferred technology for the automated production of complex fiber composite components. The additive manufacturing of components with suitably-sized patches is used especially in the aerospace and automotive industries, for medical devices…

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