Free press releases distribution network?

Agency / Source: LANXESS

Check Ads Availability|e-mail Article

Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

LANXESS at the Wolfsburg Industry Forum 2012 - Wolfsburg Industry Forum: High-tech chemistry for green mobility -
LANXESS at the Wolfsburg Industry Forum 2012


PRZOOM - /newswire/ - Leverkusen, Germany, 2012/06/13 - Wolfsburg Industry Forum: High-tech chemistry for green mobility -

Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Manufacturing/Robotics Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


LANXESS is participating in this year's Wolfsburg Industry Forum. Its exhibition there will center on high-tech chemical products and technologies for "green mobility". “We want to present ourselves to the top representatives of the international automotive industry as an expert development partner for sustainable, pioneering mobility concepts. Among our areas of focus here are high-performance rubber for fuel-saving, low-rolling-resistance tires, lightweight concepts for bodywork and safety components and products for manufacturing durable and lightweight leather for car seats,” said Hartwig Meier, the head of global product and applications development in the High Performance Materials business unit. Mr. Meier is also one of the experts participating in a panel discussion entitled “Managing innovation: Global supplier network as a success factor?” taking place at 4 pm. on June 13, 2012.

Climate-friendly tire rubber
LANXESS has its own stand at the Industry Forum. One key focus of the exhibition will be low-rolling-resistance green tires that contain the specialty chemicals company's high-performance rubber in the tread and carcass among other parts. “We would like to show what opportunities our rubber offers in the development of such fuel-saving and thus climate-friendly tires. Anyone can determine the extent to which low-rolling-resistance tires already benefit both the environment and their wallet by using the free fuel-saving app that we are presenting in Wolfsburg,” said LANXESS rubber expert Christoph Kalla.

Effective lightweight construction using material composites
An additional focal point of the exhibition is lightweight construction based on plastics. Exhibits include a front-end made with plastic-metal composite technology – also known as hybrid technology. “We want to use this to demonstrate just how much weight can be saved through lightweight construction with polyamide together with steel or aluminum sheet. Past projects have led to the design of series-produced hybrid components that were up to 50 percent lighter than their predecessors,” said Meier. Even more weight can be saved by using lightweight nylon composite sheet instead of steel. On display is a brake pedal produced with nylon composite sheet hybrid technology that is 50 percent lighter than comparable conventional brake pedals made of steel, but has the same mechanical strength.

With this and other hybrid concepts, the High Performance Materials (HPM) business unit, previously known as the Semi-Crystalline Products business unit, is driving forward innovation in lightweight automotive construction. It is among the world’s leading suppliers of high-tech polyamides and polybutylene terephthalates (Durethan and Pocan respectively) for the automotive and electrical and electronics sectors and other industries of the future.

Participation in further Volkswagen industry forums
This year, LANXESS will participate in a number of other industry forums organized by Volkswagen in Wolfsburg such as the International Automotive Congress – Argentina and Brazil on October 9 and the 7th International Suppliers Fair (IZB), Europe's top fair for automotive suppliers, taking place on October 10 - 12. LANXESS' focus at these events will also be on green mobility solutions with a specific focus on sustainable mobility for South America.

This year, green mobility is a core strategic topic at LANXESS. For more information, go to

LANXESS ( is a leading specialty chemicals company with sales of EUR 8.8 billion in 2011 and currently around 16,800 employees in 30 countries. The company is at present represented at 49 production sites worldwide. The core business of LANXESS is the development, manufacturing and marketing of plastics, rubber, intermediates and specialty chemicals. LANXESS is a member of the leading sustainable indices Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) World and FTSE4Good.

Your Banner Ad Here instead - Showing along with ALL Articles covering Manufacturing/Robotics Announcements

Replace these Affiliate Programs at ANYTIME! Your banner here within the next hour. Learn How!


Agency / Source: LANXESS


Availability: All Regions (Including Int'l)


Traffic Booster: [/] Quick PRZOOM - Press & Newswire Visibility Checker


Distribution / Indexing: [+] / [Company listed above is a registered member of our network. Content made possible by PRZOOM / PRTODAY indexing services]

# # #
  Your Banner Ad showing on ALL
Manufacturing/Robotics articles,
CATCH Visitors via Your Competitors Announcements!

LANXESS at the Wolfsburg Industry Forum 2012

Company website links NOT available to basic submissions
It is OK to republish and/or LINK any newswire for any legitimate media purpose as long as you name PRZOOM - Press & Newswire and LINK as the source.
  For more information, please visit:
Is this your article? Activate ALL web links by Upgrading to Press Release PREMIUM Plan Now!
Contact: Udo Erbstößer - 
+49 214 30 54529 udo.erbstoesser[.]
PRZOOM / PRTODAY - Newswire Today disclaims any content contained in this article. If you need/wish to contact the company who published the current release, you will need to contact them - NOT us. Issuers of articles are solely responsible for the accuracy of their content. Our complete disclaimer appears here.
IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Issuance, publication or distribution of this press release in certain jurisdictions could be subject to restrictions. The recipient of this press release is responsible for using this press release and the information herein in accordance with the applicable rules and regulations in the particular jurisdiction. This press release does not constitute an offer or an offering to acquire or subscribe for any LANXESS securities in any jurisdiction including any other companies listed or named in this release.

Manufacturing/Robotics via RSSAdd NewswireToday - PRZOOM Headline News to FeedBurner
Find who RetweetFollow @NewswireTODAY

Are you the owner of this article?, Turn it PREMIUM with your LOGO instead - and make it 3rd party Ads-Free! within the next hour!

Read Latest Press Releases From LANXESS / Company Profile

Read Manufacturing/Robotics Most Recent Related Press Releases:

SCHOTT Glass Tubing Enables Advancements in Algae Production and Wastewater Cleaning
Tec-Ease, Inc. Announces Two New Products - Print Reading Computer Based Training
LANXESS Introduces Truck Air Filter Carriers Made of Highly Reinforced Polyamide 66
SCHOTT to Launch New Ultra-thin High Strength Glass for Use in Consumer Electronics
Voith SmartServices Optimize Vehicle Use and Maintenance of Buses
ITT Compact Automation and Turn-Act Brands Introduce New Air Spring Product Line for Demanding Industrial Applications
LANXESS Offers New Polyamides and Polyesters for Welded Components
Dunn-Edwards Paints Names 'Honey Glow' Color of the Year for 2017
IEWC Announces Addition of C2G to Broadcast & AV Catalog
ITT's Cannon Brand to Introduce Next-generation, Ultra-fast Electric Vehicle Charging Solutions At eCarTec 2016

Boost Your Social Network
& Crowdfunding Campaigns

NewswireToday Celebrates 10 Years in Business
Find business coaching, life coaching, executive coaching and corporate coaching, best selling coaching books, ...


Visit  La Bella Bakery Artisan Bakery Arizona

Visit  Intrinsic Executive Search Ltd

Visit  MagLar, Inc.

  ©2016 PRZOOM — Limelon Advertising, Co.
Home | About PRZOOM | Advertise/Pricing | Contact | Investors | Privacy/TOS | Sitemap | FRANCAIS
newswire, PR free press releases distribution service magazines engine news alert newsroom press room breaking news public relations articles company news alerts newswiredistribution ezine bizentrepreneur biznewstoday digital business report market search pr firms agencies reports distri-bution today investor relation successful internet entrepreneur newswire distribution freenewswiredistribution asianewstoday bizwiretoday USA pr UK today