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Automotive lightweighting innovators honoured with awards

Automotive lightweighting innovators honoured with awards
The winners of the sixth annual Altair Enlighten Award were announced by Altair and the Centre for Automotive Research (CAR), at the 2018 CAR Management Briefing Seminars (MBS) in Traverse City, Michigan. The Altair Enlighten Award honours achievements in vehicle weight savings each year. 
31st July 2018

Altair Enlighten Award announces 57 automotive industry finalists

Altair Enlighten Award announces 57 automotive industry finalists
Altair and the Centre for Automotive Research (CAR) are pleased to announce the selection of finalists for the 2018 Altair Enlighten Award, which recognises technology-focused organisations throughout the automotive industry driving innovation in vehicle lightweighting. From an overwhelming number of entries received from around the globe, 57 finalists were qualified and submitted to an independent panel of judges to select the winners in four award categories. 
24th July 2018

Classic car meets future technology

Classic car meets future technology
Altair, APWORKS, csi entwicklungstechnik, EOS, GERG, and Heraeus have used the front-end structure of a classic VW Caddy to demonstrate the full potential of industrial 3D printing within the automotive industry. The structure is very light, stable, and, at the same time, features a high degree of functional integration. In this joint development project known as 3i-PRINT, the involved companies covered every development step of the process, from design, simulation, optimisation and manufacturing to post production of the part. 
6th September 2017


Automotive players recognised for lightweighting achievement

Automotive players recognised for lightweighting achievement
The winners of the 5th annual Altair Enlighten Award have been announced by Altair and the Centre for Automotive Research (CAR). The award strives to promote and celebrate innovation in automotive lightweighting. The winner of the Full Vehicle category was the 2017 Chrysler Pacifica, which is an impressive 249lbs (113kg) lighter than its predecessor. 
1st August 2017

29 companies worldwide have submit entries for Enlighten award

29 companies worldwide have submit entries for Enlighten award
  Nominations are now closed for Altair’s 5th Enlighten Award. After the review and screening, 29 nominations qualified as finalists for the judges’ review, with four submissions in the full vehicle category, 15 in the module category and ten in this year’s new enabling technology category.
30th June 2017

Final call for submissions to the Altair Enlighten Award 2017

Final call for submissions to the Altair Enlighten Award 2017
  Altair has placed a final call for submissions to this year’s Altair Enlighten Award. Nominations are being accepted now through 26th May 2017 in three categories: full vehicle, module and enabling technology.
17th May 2017

Altair & Ferrari to develop next-gen vehicle platform

Altair & Ferrari to develop next-gen vehicle platform
Altair has collaborated with luxury sports car maker, Ferrari, to design and engineer the company’s ‘Next Generation’ vehicle platform which will be the basis of several new flagship vehicle derivatives. The announcement signifies the strong and mutually beneficial relationship that the two companies have enjoyed since Ferrari started working with Altair over a decade ago.
28th July 2016

Renowned Automotive Industry Leaders to Judge Altair’s 2015 Enlighten Award

Altair today announced that an eminent group of industry leaders will serve as judges for the 2015 Altair Enlighten Award, the automotive industry’s only award program created specifically to acknowledge innovations in vehicle lightweighting, essential to improving fuel economy and performance. In collaboration with the Center for Automotive Research (CAR), Altair created this award to recognize achievements in weight reduction across the automotive industry from motorcycles to passenger cars, light-trucks to commercial vehicles and buses.
16th April 2015

Inaugural Altair Enlighten Award to be Presented on Day One of Upcoming 2013 CAR Management Briefing Seminars

The inaugural Altair Enlighten Award competition will announce its winner on the first day of the 2013 CAR Management Briefing Seminars (MBS), Altair announced today. The Enlighten Award, presented in collaboration with the Center for Automotive Research (CAR), is the automotive industry’s first award program created specifically to acknowledge innovations in vehicle lightweighting. This year’s MBS will take place August 5-8 in Traverse City, Mich.
17th April 2013


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