A MPG Casting Technologies executive noted that the LIFT research programs are based on ldquocurrentproduction automotive partsrdquo which has immediate benefits for current production programs

A MPG Casting Technologies executive noted that the LIFT research programs are based on “current-production automotive parts,” which has immediate benefits for current production programs.

Real-Time Progress Toward Lightweight Iron Castings

The story of how vehicles are becoming lighter is still in development, but it’s already rewarding MPG Casting Technologies. Trials nearing completion Three-stage process Lower material coasts … reduced energy requirements

Thanks to some relentless marketing work in the past year or so, it may seem to many car and truck buyers that the work of lightening up their next vehicle is complete — or is simply a matter of converting product designs from steel to aluminum. But even that well-known breakthrough design was decades in development, and the truth about lightweighting vehicles is more detailed and evolving than it is possible to convey in a 30-second commercial. The story of how vehicles become lighter

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