Why lightweight?

The value of lightweight

The need for lighter products is regulated by large global challenges. Our world's increasing population have to share finite resources and agree on powerful environmental actions. Developing products with a life cycle perspective is a natural way to reduce resource based needs and increase energy effectiveness.

In the transport industry, many companies are approaching deadline when it comes to several challenging environmental requirements, which means that lighter products rapidly becomes a pre-condition to remain on the market. The requirements on lightweight further increases, for example when we talk about drivelines in future electric cars.