Dow Automotive Systems

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BETAMATE™ Structural Adhesives have been named Dow’s (NYSE:DOW) third “Breakthrough to World Challenges,” meeting a milestone set by the Company as part of its 2015 Sustainability Goals.


BETAMATE™ structural adhesive from Dow Automotive Systems has been named runner up for the 2014 Altair Enlighten Award, presented in collaboration with the Center for Automotive Research to acknowledge innovations in vehicle lightweighting.


Dow Automotive Systems partnered with the Deep Orange 4 team at Clemson University's International Center for Automotive Research to support future automotive designers/engineers and highlight the broad portfolio of lightweighting products.


Two industry leaders, Dow Automotive Systems, and LORD Corporation, have entered into a commercial agreement to bring a new solution, Fusor® 2098 crash durable structural adhesive, to the North American automotive aftermarket.


R&D Magazine has recognized BETAMATE™ 1630 structural adhesive from Dow Automotive Systems, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company, as one of the 100 most technologically significant products introduced in the past year.


Today, Dow Automotive Systems launches SPECFLEX™ Activ, the first truly viable amine emission-free polyurethane foam formulation for interior applications.


Dow Automotive Systems to launch VORAFORCE 5300 ultra fast epoxy resin for structural composite parts in mass production. 90-second cycle times support faster, more affordable lightweighting and enormous potential for parts consolidation.


Dow Automotive Systems will launch its latest epoxy resin matrix system for high-pressure resin transfer molded (RTM) composites at the JEC Composites show in Paris.


Dow Automotive Systems, a leading global supplier for the automotive, commercial transportation, and aftermarket industries, provides OEM customers with customized adhesive solutions that enable bonding of all lightweight materials.


Lightweighting for mass-market vehicle production requires change across the entire range of vehicle development, Dow Automotive Systems will present a free webinar, “Mass Reduction for Mass Production,” on October 10 at 10 a.m. EST.


Advantages of a new lower density body cavity sealing material for automotive manufacturers will be presented by a team from Dow Automotive Systems at the 2013 Polyurethanes Technical Conference.


Johnson Controls, a global diversified company in the building and automotive industries, recently recognized Dow Automotive Systems with a Supplier Performance Award.


Two presentations from Dow Automotive Systems will focus on the integration and supply of carbon fiber composites. Developments, strategies, benefits and application solutions will be discussed. Interview opportunities available.


Dow Automotive Systems has been named a Supplier of the Year by Renault for sustainability and corporate social responsibility (CSR). Dow Automotive Systems received the award trophy on June 17 during the official award ceremony in Paris.


This presentation will focus on the development of a carbon fiber composite system that will meet the mass production requirement in the automotive industry and enable significant weight savings. Interview opportunities available.


Two presentations from Dow Automotive Systems will focus on the integration and supply of carbon fiber composites. Developments, strategies, benefits and application solutions will be discussed. Interview opportunities available.


Dow Automotive Systems is expanding its capabilities in composite processing technology with the opening of two Dow development facilities to service its global customer base – one in Freienbach, Switzerland and the other in Midland, Michigan, USA.


Dow Automotive Systems, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company, will soon introduce a new cavity sealing solution made with 25 percent renewable based materials


Cutting the weight of new cars and trucks by up to 750 pounds by the end of the decade is a key component of Ford’s strategy to improve fuel efficiency.


Dow Automotive Systems (DA) has developed a new glass coating that provides an environmentally friendly and cost-effective solution for transportation applications, including automotive original equipment, commercial vehicles and the aftermarket


Today Dow Automotive Systems and GRACO, jointly launched the BETAFOAM™ NVH solution at the Automotive NVH New Products & Technologies Conference in the GRACO Asia Pacific Training Center.


Dow Automotive Systems is the project partner for adhesives in the “Light-eBody“ project for bonding heterogeneous body components together.


Dow Automotive Systems, in cooperation with Dow Hyperlast and Kumpulan Jebco, Malaysia, will introduce AUTOTHANE™ systems to the Chinese automotive market in early 2012.


Dow Automotive Systems will double its polyurethane- and epoxy-based adhesive portfolio through 2013 to address a wider global market for vehicle construction with its OEMs, tier one suppliers and aftermarket customers.


Dow Automotive Systems announced today that its AERIFY™ Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) plant in Midland, Michigan, has commenced small-volume commercial production to support the diesel emission retrofit and aftermarket over the next 18 months.


Within an unprecedented nine-month timeframe and thanks to a grant from the United Soybean Board, Dow Automotive Systems (DA) developed a soy-oil containing acoustical foam formulation with significant renewable content.


Dow Automotive Systems will present at VDI K Mannheim, Germany, several solutions to support acoustic insulation for vehicle interiors and thus provides a more comfortable ride.


The combination of component level testing and engineering structural simulation analysis studies undertaken by Dow Automotive Systems quantifies key benefits and substantial improvements achieved using crash durable adhesives (CDAs).


Dow Automotive Systems introduced its latest innovations and outlined plan to increase its local presence today, enhancing its position as the leading materials solution provider in automotive industry.


Dow Automotive Systems presents at VDI K Mannheim, Germany, a variety of solutions for premium style interior applications.


Despite relentless cost increases in energy and raw material feedstocks directly impacting its glass bonding product range, Dow Automotive Systems is preparing to introduce two new glass bonding technologies.


Dow Automotive Systems supported the first Glass Doctor University (GDU) Auto Glass Certification program open to all glass shop professionals last month.


Dow Automotive Systems’ popular Fixed Glass Training Program is now registered by the Auto Glass Replacement Safety Standard (AGRSS) Council in all four categories.


Advanced high-strength steels (AHSS's) with galvannealed (GA) coatings can be successfully bonded using fracture-toughened adhesives (FTA's) to improve structural integrity and crash performance in automobiles.


Dow Automotive Systems has appointed Kurt Krier Vice President, Exhaust Emissions Solutions.


Dow Automotive Systems announced today expanded responsibilities for Todd Prey and a new position for Bob Rogowski.


Automotive News announced yesterday that Dow Automotive Systems is among the 2010 PACE Award finalists in the Product-Europe category for its innovative BETAMATE™ Two-Component (2K) PU adhesive technology.


Dow Automotive, a business unit of The Dow Chemical Company supplied a specially developed epoxy adhesive to complement Jaguar's high-end materials and new-generation design techniques - maximizing structural performance and minimizing weight.


Dow Automotive, provider of innovative plastic and bonding technologies, is expanding its portfolio of bonding systems for lightweight designs enabling the combination of different materials for lightweight solutions.