Salzgitter AG – We improve your Automotive Performance

Steel is essential for future vehicle generations and continues to be one of the most important materials in the automotive construction. This involves new challenges and that is why it is necessary to achieve ambitious goals: higher safety, maximized weight reduction, higher profitability and also more efficiency in environmental protection and resource savings.
By further development of our steel grades and with the help of new technologies we are ready to implement these goals.

Let´s intensify our dialog to match the potential of steel with your requirements by innovation and constant development.

Initiative Automotive of Salzgitter AG

StronSal® - laser soldering also trouble-free

07/21/2016 | Initiative Automotive
The fewer the existing production methods and processes that have to be adapted, the faster new products can be used in automobile manufacturing. Laser soldering plays an important role when it comes to machining StronSal®-coated body shell plates.

Customer requirements are steadily becoming tougher and tougher due to the development of new vehicle models, resulting in new challenges for the semi-finished products. Salzgitter Mannesmann Precision GmbH has consequently developed a new material, CTG850, particularly for shock absorber holders and shock absorber cylinder tubes for higher demands

New material model available for HSD® steel

06/29/2016 | Initiative Automotive
As a part of an EU-funded project, a new material model has been developed for the PAM-STAMP and LS-DYNA software programs that better reflects the outstanding forming characteristics of the Salzgitter Flachstahl GmbH HSD® steel than conventional models do.


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