Technology for low cost manufacturing of singly and doubly curved composite and plastic panels without a mould.

29.08.2017Published 2465 days ago
This Dutch company solved the well known problem that for manufacturing of singly or doubly curved products a labour intensive and high expensive mould is needed. The common problems of prototyping and small-series production of singly and doubly curved - products are high tooling costs, long lead times and storage/disposal issues of moulds. For the solution of this problem, the company developed a technology based on ICT principles of Smart Industry to realize a digital production technology that enables to manufacture singly an doubly curved products without the costs of plugs and tooling.