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Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. Joins LIFT To Enhance Its Automotive Light-Weighting Research

By on January 10, 2018 in IN THE NEWS
Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. Joins LIFT To Enhance Its Automotive Light-Weighting Research

Lightweight Innovations For Tomorrow announced Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. has officially joined the institute to advance the group’s research into lightweight metals, therefore reducing the weight of future vehicles.

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LIFT, The Center Launch “LIFT Off” Webinar Series to Highlight Small Company Innovations

By on August 2, 2017 in IN THE NEWS
LIFT, The Center Launch “LIFT Off” Webinar Series to Highlight Small Company Innovations

LIFT – Lightweight Innovations For Tomorrow and the Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center have announced the launch of the “LIFT Off” webinar series featuring small companies and the innovations they are working on related to lightweighting and manufacturing.

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Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center Adds Lightweight Materials Expert

Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center Adds Lightweight Materials Expert

The Michigan Manufacturing Technology Center (The Center) has announced the addition of Gregg Peterson to its Accelerating Technology team.

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Record-Breaking Linear Friction Welder Debuts

Record-Breaking Linear Friction Welder Debuts

Manufacturing Technology Inc. will develop North America’s largest linear friction welder in terms of force capacity and tooling envelope, and deliver it to Detroit-based LIFT.

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Report: Indiana Lightweighting Jobs Growing Faster Than Other States

By on November 18, 2016 in IN THE NEWS, SUPPLY CHAINS
Report: Indiana Lightweighting Jobs Growing Faster Than Other States

In a recent quarterly report for the national industry, Indiana posted the highest increase in the Midwest in online job ads for lightweight-related manufacturing, showing its growing presence in the state.

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