RESEARCH IN DEPTH

New material for vehicle components – the project that grew

It all started when Madeleine Ekström planned to design a new material to replace cast iron which is used in turbo manifolds. But what started with material design in the automotive industry has developed into something much bigger to encompass the building of a test laboratory.

New material for vehicle components

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