April 2015

AP&T developing high-tensile carbon fiber forming in cooperation with research and industry

By | April 30th, 2015|Uncategorized|

AP&T is a world-leading supplier of complete production lines for press hardening, and the company also supplies solutions for aluminum hot forming. With focus on development of new materials and production methods that meet the industry's need for lighter weight, safer and more energy-efficient products with lower environmental impact, AP&T is now going one step further by developing production equipment for composite materials. Together with the KTH and Chalmers universities, the Swerea Sicomp research institute and leading companies in the aviation and automotive industries such as GKN, SAAB and Volvo, [...]

Nanjing StarQ strengthens position with turnkey press hardening line from AP&T

By | April 7th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Demand for production solutions for press hardening continues to grow among both automotive manufacturers and subcontractors to the automotive industry in China. AP&T has now recieved an order from Nanjing StarQ for a complete press hardening line for production of chassis and body parts such as front and rear bumpers, door impact bars and floor tunnels. AP&T has recieved an order from the Chinese company Nanjing StarQ for a complete press hardening line. From left to right, Li Quing, project engineer AP&T Shanghai, Li Qi, vice president Nanjing StarQ [...]


By | April 7th, 2015|Uncategorized|

From January 2015, Terry O’Neill has been appointed as the Managing Director of Roemheld (UK) Limited.  Formerly acting as joint Managing Director with Bill Neal, Terry has now taken over the role on a full-time basis.  Bill Neal will continue in the role of Marketing Director for Roemheld (UK) until his retirement at the end of 2015. Terry said:  “2015 is an exciting year for Roemheld as we continue to bring new products to new markets, including health and safety and the energy sector.  I have a great team behind [...]