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Transportation

6 Jun 2018

In a context where environmental concerns are constantly growing and emission requirements become stringent, the demand for innovative designs that make significant weight reduction increases.

Composite materials are a natural fit for ground transportation applications like: trains, metros, buses, freight trucks... Everywhere weight reduction is a priority  in order to increase fuel efficiency and performance.

Moreover, in addition of weight reduction, the use of composite materials allows higher payload levels, improved corrosion and fatigue resistance.

Here are few of the latest developments in this field.