Category: MobileTex


Revolutionising automotive manufacturing with IR technology

Heraeus, a manufacturer of infrared technology, could transform the automotive industry by introducing modern textiles infused with advanced direct heating solutions.

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Tailored knitted upholstery for Polestar 4 electric SUV

The Polestar 4, an electric performance sport utility vehicle coupé and the second SUV in the brand’s line-up, features a mono-material approach.

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Soisa partners with Avalon to recycle used aircraft cabin materials

Aviation finance company Avolon has partnered with Soisa Aircraft Interiors on Waste to Wonder, a project that converts scrap material from old aircraft, such as...

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Recycled Honda uniforms repurposed as vehicle insulation

Honda has undertaken a recycling initiative that takes uniforms worn by employees at its US manufacturing and research and development facilities and turns them into...

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Experimental concept features electrochromic interior fabrics

German automaker Opel has unveiled its future design aesthetics with the Opel Experimental concept, a battery-electric crossover with an ultra-modern interior design.

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Connected belt helps mitigate injury in a crash

Occupant protection starts with occupants seated in the correct seating position with a properly fitting seatbelt, according to vehicle technology supplier ZF.

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Adhetec acquires Perrone to expand transportation interiors capabilities

Adhetec, a supplier of self-adhesive films for the transportation industry, has acquired Perrone Performance Leathers & Textiles, a supplier of soft goods for transportation interiors.

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Durable and high-performance composites with flax fibres

Members of the Alliance for European Flax-Linen & Hemp (previously known as CELC) participated in the JEC World 2023 trade show earlier this year, where...

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Sustainable, airless tyres using NASA technology

Space wheels developed by US space agency NASA for lunar rovers could help cut vehicle particle pollution on Earth.

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Environmentally conscious flame-retardant treatment for wool fabrics

An environmentally conscious, non-halogenated, flame-retardant treatment for wool fabrics in the public transport sector has been developed by Camira.

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Aerospace boost with new AMRC facility and Boeing programme

The University of Sheffield Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre has secured £50m to establish the Compass (Composites at Speed and Scale) facility in Sheffield, UK.

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Acoustic comfort with integrated particle dampers

Autoneum has added an integrated damping function to fibre-based trim components, such as carpets or inner dashes, to improve their acoustic performance.

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Interior design of EVs integrated with 3D fashion technology

French carmaker Peugeot has integrated Stratasys’ 3DFashion technology into the interior of its new concept car, Inception.

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Lasting impressions in new Volvo EX90 SUV

The interior of the new all-electric Volvo EX90 sport utility vehicle includes natural, recycled and certified materials, including Nordico upholstery created from textiles made from...

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Sustainable sound absorption for underbody shields

Owing to the innovative use of chamber resonators, Autoneum’s new lightweight Ultra-Silent Tune technology is said to significantly reduce external tyre rolling noise while ensuring...

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Crystal Cabin Awards winners announced in Hamburg

The winner in the Cabin Concepts category of this year’s Crystal Cabin Awards was Air New Zealand’s Skynest, which showed “an outstanding level of innovation...

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