Stamping and forming center Olofström

Stamping and forming center Olofström

Higher demands are placed on future products. Lower weight, longer life and better material utilization are required for sustainable development and strengthened competitiveness. RISE stamping and forming center in Olofström is a test and demonstration facility for future production of lightweigth products.

Our purpose is to help the industry to test manufacturing methods and material properties of lightweight products, with a focus on total solutions that create sustainability through the right choice of materials, manufacturing and recycling.

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Offer

We offer expertise and equipment for forming metal and multimaterial solutions that are attached to a composite structure. We have cutting-edge expertise in forming processes, friction control and tool solutions for shell products of high strength steel, aluminum, stainless materials, titanium and nickel base alloys, as well as combinations of steel plate and composites.

In the test bed, formability and material characterization tests are performed prior to the introduction of new materials in the production. Other offers range from corporate and university eductions to the development of optimized forming methods and tooling solutions

Facts

Testbed name

Stamping and forming center Olofström

Established

2016

Testbed category

Laboratory testbeds (LT)

Industry

Automotive and transport, Manufacturing, Materials

Area

Industrial transition, Lightweight solutions, Materials and surfaces, Production

Region

Region Blekinge

Visiting address

Vällaregatan 30
293 38 Olofström
Sweden

Owner

RISE

Thomas

Contact person

Thomas Skåre

Forskare

  +46 10 228 48 22
  thomas.skare@ri.se

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