Montreal arson squad investigating used car dealership fire

A used car dealership was damaged by an apparent arson early on Monday morning in northwest Montreal. The flames also destroyed four cars, but no injuries had been reported by midnight. Montreal police (SPVM) reports that a 911 call at around 1 am indicated that the fire had just started at the establishment located on […]

Aerospace Company DOMAERO Takes Controlled Risks Thanks to Numeric Simulation

DOMAERO, a French aerospace supplier est. in 1990, is specialized in sheet metal forming for the civil, defense, and space markets. Its customers, playing aerospace OEM and tier 1, recognize DOMAERO’s know-how in the field of thin titanium sheet forming for the lightening of aerostructures. The company also works with the typical materials in the […]

Why the Used Car Market Is So Bad, and Won’t Get Better Soon

America’s car market operates in a giant cycle. No one planned it. But an interruption in one part of the cycle affects all the other parts. Waves that rock the new car market ripple through the used car market years later. Americans have spent most of the past two years dealing with record-high new car […]

LAUAK Aerospace Supplier Quantifies Operations Reductions from Blank Size Reduction to Tryout Hours Won

In this article, Jeremy Pion, the Head of Technical Services at LAUAK, describes the importance of simulation for both product and process design, and how it helps his company to generate significant savings and gain a better understanding of their processes. The LAUAK Group is a tier one and two supplier for prestigious aircraft manufacturers […]

Join the AutoForm Global Webinar: Evolving BiW Assembly Process Development, April 13, 2023

With the launch of AutoForm Assembly in 2021, users quickly became aware of the significance of developing their assembly processes while accounting for tolerances, gravity, part springback and hemming impact. We are now moving towards an evolution in assembly process development that with improved joining methods, optimized shimming and teaching capabilities, and better handling of […]