Polycorp’s foray into challenging markets.
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The US auto industry, already stretching to meet rising demand for cars and trucks, is facing shortages of parts and materials that could limit the number of new vehicles in showrooms later this year and crimp a historic turnaround.
Lightweight materials technologies play a crucial role in efforts worldwide to increase energy efficiency and reduce emissions from automobiles. Most experts agree for every 10% in weight reduction, there is a 7% improvement in fuel efficiency for vehicles powered by…
Sigmabond president Harry Sildva and Vahid Safavi, a University of Toronto researcher, look over some testing at the ultraasmic bondstructive lab. Photo: Rodney Daw Tucked away in a sandpit near North Bay, Ont., Sigmabond Technologies Corp. has been tinkering with…