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09.01.2018 | Cooperation with Constellium

With the latest patch CONSTELLIUM products for the mold segment were integrated in the SIGMASOFT® mold material database. CONSTELLIUM is a global supplier of aluminum sheets, plates, forgings, coils, extrusions and structures for all industries: from automotive and aerospace, over industry to transportation.

CONSTELLIUM has long been present on the market with dedicated products for mold making. The Alumold® range covers a variety of different applications in all market sectors and the Alumold® portfolio includes materials with different degrees of strength as well as one dedicated product for high-temperature applications.

In recent years, the interest in aluminum has been growing steadily as its advantages for injection molding are undeniable. OEMs, molders and mold makers have realized that thanks to aluminum, they can shorten manufacturing time, significantly reduce cycle time and be more flexible when it comes to changes.

CONSTELLIUM believes that thru cooperation with SIGMASOFT®, it will allow mold makers to simulate the behavior of different Alumold® products and increasingly make aluminum the material of choice for series production. So far, four different Alumold® datasets in varying degrees of strength are available in the SIGMASOFT® database.

 

Company Website: www.constellium.com

Segment Leader: sergio.buttignoni@constellium.com