Case Studies - Transportation

 

BASF products such as Cellasto® and Elastollan® are used to improve the performance of many automotive, industrial and commercial vehicles around the world. Browse the list below to find out more about polyurethane products and their transportation applications.

 

Transportation
Ford, BASF Team Up with Auto Industry's First Castor Oil-Based Foam in the 2012 Focus
Ford and BASF team up to develop a sustainable, plant-sourced castor oil-based foam product for the 2012 Ford Focus instrument panel
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Transportation
The middle class car goes up in the world
VW's technical designers have created a stunning new PUR centre console out of Elastollan from BASF for the Golf VI
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Transportation
Daimler and BASF combine know-how in pioneering vehicle project
Jointly developed smart forvision concept vehicle has world premiere at the 2011 International Motor Show in Frankfurt
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Transportation
BASF receives award for contribution to i-flow concept car
BASF has been granted the international environmental award OkoGlobe for the energy-efficient automotive industry solutions delivered by BASF in the "i-flow" concept car project.
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Transportation
Performing well under pressure
With the help of Cellasto products, manufacturers successfully tested the wings of the new Airbus 380, in the world's greatest endurance test ever performed.
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Construction Transportation
BASF Innovations: Shaking Up the Concrete Business
BASF helps find a solution for concrete mixing that has contributed to one of the biggest advances in the ready-mix industry since steel drums were first mounted on trucks
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Transportation
The middle class car...
Improving the new VW Golf VI by covering the centre console in a thermoplastic polyurethane, BASF helped take the Golf VI from an average, middle class car, to a car which is styled well above average.
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Transportation
The light runner
The experts at ELASTOGRAN were consulted in order to implement the carbon fibre-reinforced PU component to turn the Geneva motor show 2007 prototype of the Artega into a motor-racing approved sports car, for everyday use.
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Transportation
Real smooth movers
In the quest to perfect sport motorcycles, BMW partnered with Cellasto to craft a unique solution to the BMW K-series cardan shaft, just in time for spring roll-out, leaving customers enthusiastic about the improvements.
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Transportation
The new BMW GT — beautiful inside and out
The new BMW Gran Turismo required an interior product that allowed unlimited freedom in design, but would also the elegance inside, to enhance the total driving experience. Elastoskin was the obvious selection - for its creative possibilities, and advantages in processing it offers.
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