AHSS Guidelines

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FROM STARS TO CARS

 

The element that helped shape the planet can help save it.  Watch this video and get the Kindle book to find out how.

NATURE’S WAY TO MOBILITY

 

FutureSteelVehicle takes green vehicles to a whole new level.  A light weight Advanced High-Strength Steel body structure combined with electrified powertrains reduces total life cycle greenhouse gas emissions by up to 70%, without blowing the budget.  A complete set of engineering reports tells how.

Why Use LCA?

This brief animation gives a simple explanation about what life cycle assessment is and why it’s important for measuring vehicle carbon footprint.

RETHINK EMISSIONS

 

We believe that the only way to truly low emissions vehicles is to evaluate emissions over the entire life cycle—a life cycle assessment.  Measuring only tailpipe emissions will eventually leave half of vehicle emissions unaccounted for and unregulated.  LCA is the best way to a smaller vehicle carbon footprint.  Learn about it.

News & Press

Chevy Silverado High-Strength Steel body structure supports capability, reduces weight, cost

Photo: © GM Co ‘Toughnology’ Concept Shows Silverado’s Built-In Strength A 25 September Chevrolet media release says that High-Strength Steel makes the Chevrolet Silverado lighter, stronger and more efficient than the conventional carbon steel used in most vehicles. Those attributes are highlighted in the simulated raw steel appearance of the new Silverado Toughnology concept.  Tauting […]

Steel at Aachen Body Engineering Days Today

  Dr. Chris LaHaije, Tata Steel, and Sascha Sikora, ThyssenKrupp Stahl Europe, will present Advanced High-Strength Steels (AHSS) Application Guidelines today at Aachen Body Engineering Days, Aachen, Germany, at 2:00 PM.  LaHaije and Sikora will join a program filled with automakers and Tier One Suppliers presenting the latest innovations and technologies for the design and […]

New AHSS Guidelines Support Use of the Latest, Lightest Steel Technologies

Advanced High-Strength Steels Application Guidelines V5.0 combines metallurgy, forming and joining experiences from around the world Livonia, Mich., May 14, 2014 – Today at the Great Designs in Steel automotive conference, WorldAutoSteel announced the launch of the Advanced High-Strength Steels Application Guidelines (AHSS Guidelines) Version 5.0, the largest and most comprehensive update since its first […]

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