Magna Cosma International Joins EWI Membership

EWI welcomes Magna Cosma International to membership. The global company provides a comprehensive range of metal body systems, components, assemblies and modules, including complete vehicle frames, with the goal of bringing lightweight and innovative products to market. Headquartered in Canada, the organization has locations throughout North America, South America, Europe and Asia. The post MagnaRead more

EWI Surface Engineering Survey Reveals Need for More R&D

At EWI, we engage with various industries through our broad client base.  We see, first hand, the diversity of challenges faced by manufacturers in all sectors. As a result, our engineering teams have the opportunity to participate in a diversity of technology development projects and provide innovative manufacturing solutions across industry. EWI also works proactivelyRead more

EWI Forming Center Associates Publish Three New Papers from IDDRG

Three associates in the EWI Forming Center recently published papers in the IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering. These papers were presented at  the International Deep Drawing Research Group 37th Annual Conference, June 2018, in Waterloo, Ontario. Tom Feister, Applications Engineer, Failure Predictions in Warm Forming of 7075-T6 Aluminum Structural Parts Hyunok Kim, EWI FormingRead more

EWI UltraThinSeal™ “Seals” the Show

EWI UltraThinSeal™, the revolutionary packaging technology recently demonstrated at the Pack Expo Show in Chicago, proved to be a showstopper. The highly specialized technology takes the basic principles of plastic welding and expands on its capabilities with the use of ultrasonics. The system, which aligns perfectly with the needs of those in the packaging industry, offersRead more

EWI and GBTP sign MOU

On October 19th, EWI signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Gyeonbuk TechnoPark (GBTP), an organization dedicated to introducing advanced manufacturing technologies to small-to-medium companies in South Korea. The scope of the MOU includes: Technical development and application of research related to EWI’s Forming Center Consortium Development and application of advanced manufacturing technology development servicesRead more

ASTM International Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence Announces First Round of R&D Projects

Global standards developer ASTM International has announced its first round of funding to support research that will help catalyze the development of needed standards in additive manufacturing, also known as 3D printing. This investment of $300,000 and in-kind contributions will help partners in the ASTM International Additive Manufacturing Center of Excellence address pressing technical informationRead more

EWI Welcomes Delta TechOps to Membership

We are pleased to announce that Delta TechOps, a division of Delta Air Lines, is a new EWI member. The company operates full-service aviation maintenance and service to its fleet of more than 750 aircraft along with maintenance for more than 150 other operators. The company’s comprehensive services include technical training, engineering support, line maintenance services, inventoryRead more

Meet EWI UltraThinSeal™ at Pack Expo in Chicago

EWI first introduced its novel ultrasonic sealing technology at Pack Expo two years ago. This year, attendees can find out about EWI UltraThinSeal™, a new firm that can deliver and deploy the technology right into your plant. Last week, the online magazine MANUFACTURING TOMORROW profiled the EWI spinout company in its pre-Pack Expo coverage. To learn aboutRead more

EWI Surveys Automotive Industry on Vehicle Electrification

Vehicle electrification is not the wave of the future – it’s the wave of the present! With approximately 2 million electric vehicles in use globally today and estimates of up to 20 million on the road by 2020, the manufacture of electric and hybrid-electric vehicles (EVs and HEVs) is top of mind for automotive OEMsRead more

First Phase of EWI-Developed Cybersecurity Trainee Program Launches Successfully

September 17, 2018, marked the kick-off date of the training portion of the EWI-developed Cybersecurity Co-op Pilot Program. The first training site is located in Buchanan County, Virginia, and is funded by the Virginia Coalfield Economic Development Authority. EWI, partnering with leading cybersecurity experts, is working with the Buchanan County Industrial Development Authority to teach non-ITRead more