As the interface between development and production, it allows not only the product but also the series assembly processes to be refined to maturity, ready for transfer to regular plants where they are used in series production
. The Pilot Plant comprises a bodyshop as well as assembly, prototype and concept car construction units, and the Additive Manufacturing Centre, a centre of excellence for 3D printing.
The project partners also succeeded in demonstrating and evaluating the reproducibility of the mechanical properties of additively manufactured parts--an essential requirement should additive manufacturing technology be made ready for series production
--in several state-of-the-art facilities.
During the design phase, strapping experts take advantage of the modular construction of series production
The technical highlights include a new world record in aerodynamics for series production
automobiles (Cd value: 0.22).
"In the years of collaborative development between ASK Chemicals and BMW, the composition and manufacture of inorganic binders were perfected to such a degree that they were able to replace organic binder systems in high-volume series production
. This has enabled the BMW Group to implement zero-emission foundries and to further improve working conditions for its employees.
The 1.6-litre turbo petrol engine provides up to 256bhp, which is a record for a Citroen series production
Last week Red Arrow announced it had acquired slightly above 50% in US TV series production
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The vehicle, a Titanium Silver BMW 335xi, represents a major milestone in 3 Series production
at the plant since production began in April 2005.
Other campaign commitments include more training for young screenwriters and a policy initiative to improve TV series production
. "We must support ambitious series which are up to American standards," the statement says.
In case of low series production
are usually used universal clamping devices, which can be little adapted for each production machine.
The series production
of electricity-driven cars is to be launched from 2017 and the price of a unit is projected at between EUR 25,000 (USD 36,716) and EUR 30,000.
Depending on the progress of the continuing negotiations following the MOU, the objective is to launch the joint venture and start series production
as soon as possible, the companies said.