Automotive innovation through bespoke material solutions
We leverage our customer-centric approach to provide proactive end-to-end expertise around material selection, processes, and part design, to help automotive OEMs unlock their engineering potential
As a vertically integrated partner, we provide the materials, expertise, and solutions for OEMs and Tier 1 and 2 suppliers – all in one place
Widely adopted in the automotive industry, our broad and versatile portfolio of thermoplastics and composites materials is the result of years of close collaboration with OEMs and their suppliers. We leverage a customer-centric approach that optimizes both performance and cost savings, enabling us to push the envelope of hybrid materials and explore solutions for a wide range of applications. From bespoke to high-volume production, we help drive vehicle innovation through our merger of composite materials and technologies.
Our global teams provide expert support from concept to final product, helping OEMs and their tier suppliers meet and exceed demands for performance, safety, and efficiency within the automotive industry. We work to proactively identify and understand needs and trends in the automotive and new mobility sectors, future-proofing your business in a scalable, cost-effective, and sustainable way, without compromising on quality.
- A proactive approach to future-thinking solutions
- Customizable material solutions for design flexibility and cost savings
- Hybrid materials and collaboration to meet ever-changing needs
- Support, expertise, and solutions in one vertically integrated supply chain
- Sustainability through streamlined manufacturing, lighter vehicle parts and a reduced carbon footprint across the automotive industry
MCAM is committed to being at the forefront of automotive innovation. We proactively search for ways of applying materials to break new ground based on findings from market research and our enduring partnerships with customers in the automotive sector.
Our close relationships and deep understanding of OEMs’ priorities make innovation possible in both bespoke and high-volume applications, while better addressing our customers’ needs. We specialize in providing end-to-end support to our automotive customers in the following areas:
- Material selection support in navigating our broad portfolio
- Design support & processing expertise
- Validated production of composite parts, including lightweight alternatives
- Streamlined manufacturing for end-to-end cost savings and CO2 reduction
- End-of-life solutions & a circular recycling process
Material solutions for industry-leading applications
Explore our broad portfolio of versatile materials for automotive manufacturing, including our widely adopted composites and hybrids. Our partnerships rewrite what’s possible in engineering, with stronger and lighter materials, scalable and cost-effective solutions, and global manufacturing support via a vertically integrated supply chain.
Molding carbon fiber composite brackets to replace heavy steel
Our predictive mapping technologies and rigorous testing processes informed the final re-design of commercial vehicle brackets with carbon fiber composites in place of steel. Our KyronMAX® materials’ unique mechanical properties and new mold filling design created a more sustainable, reliable, lightweight alternative.
Developing scalable and cost-effective car body panels with carbon fiber prepregs
Streamlining processes to reduce emissions and production costs.
Our composites experts helped a leading automotive manufacturer apply a highly flexible prepreg to lower production costs and emissions in producing and painting body panels for their vehicles.
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