Composite bonding adhesives for lightweight vehicle construction

DuPont Composite Bonding Adhesives

To meet government legislation on carbon emissions, OEM’s are increasingly selecting composite materials for lightweight vehicle construction and to reduce vehicle emissions. Structural adhesives have been proven to be the best bonding method for composites where they enable composites to be bonded to coated metals, whilst maintaining the integrity of the fibre composite part. BETAFORCE™ … Read moreComposite bonding adhesives for lightweight vehicle construction

DuPont launches new brand identity

DuPont New Branding

DowDuPont had announced in February 2018 that its Speciality Products Division will be called DuPont when it becomes an independent, publicly traded company, which is expected by June 2019. The new DuPont will deliver specialised customer solutions across four segments: Electronics & Imaging, Nutrition & Biosciences, Safety & Construction, and Transportation & Advanced Polymers. As … Read moreDuPont launches new brand identity

Antala and Dow Driving the Design of New Electric Taxis

Antala are proud to be working with LEVC (London Electric Vehicle Company) on their ground-breaking work in developing the iconic black cabs. The new taxis had begun carrying fare-paying passengers, earlier this year. Dow Automotive System’s structural adhesives, bonding, and sealing solutions were critical in accommodating the design requirements for the taxi’s new lightweight aluminium … Read moreAntala and Dow Driving the Design of New Electric Taxis

BETASEAL and the correct time following a windshield installation

Betaseal

BETASEAL adhesives and the drive away time following a windshield installation Dow Automotive Systems have released the following information relating to it’s BETASEAL adhesive systems and the correct time following a windshield installation that a calibration on a motor vehicle equipped with an advanced driver assistance system (ADAS) can be completed. A replaced windshield sits firm in the … Read moreBETASEAL and the correct time following a windshield installation