High-performance, lightweight mobility solutions featured by DuPont at PIAE 2019

Press Release | April 03, 2019
Press Release
High-performance, lightweight mobility solutions featured by DuPont at PIAE 2019

Innovative lightweight solutions combined with parts and function integration

Neu-Isenburg, Germany, April 3, 2019 – Lightweighting continues to drive innovation for both internal combustion engines and alternative drivetrains. DuPont Transportation & Industrial, a business of DowDuPont Specialty Products Division, is highlighting a strong portfolio of mobility solutions for today’s and tomorrow’s vehicles. Industrial and structural adhesives that advance ease of assembly, vehicle and component durability while imparting lightweighting advantages, comprise DuPont’s offering exhibited at PIAE, 3-4 April 2019 in Mannheim, Germany.

“DuPont has been a trusted partner to OEMs and tier suppliers since the genesis of the automotive industry. As mobility continues to evolve, our experts apply both proven products and new initiatives, like AHEAD (Accelerating Hybrid-Electric Autonomous Driving), to meet industry and consumer demands,” said Eugenio Toccalino, global marketing director, DuPont Transportation and Industrial. “Our intent is to employ continuous dialogue and collaborative thinking to ensure that we and our customers keep creating great things together.”

The vehicle segments featuring DuPont and AHEAD solutions that combine parts and function integration for lightweight, durability and NVH performance include:

  • Powertrain and thermal management systems
  • Lightweight chassis components
  • Advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS)
  • Electric motor components
  • Power control unit components
  • Headlamp components
  • Battery pack assemblies

Ask us about our complete package system for vehicle structural parts, powertrain (ICE and electric) components and battery assemblies that combine engineering plastics, plastic-metal hybrid solutions, high-performance elastomers and thermoplastic elastomers, rubber-to-substrate bonding agents, and adhesives with strong expertise in component design and processing support.

About DuPont Transportation & Industrial

DuPont Transportation & Industrial (T&I), a DowDuPont Specialty Products Division business, delivers a broad range of technology-based products and solutions to the transportation, electronics, healthcare, industrial and consumer markets. T&I partners with its customers to drive innovation by utilizing its expertise and knowledge in polymer and materials science. T&I works with customers throughout the value chain to enable material systems solutions for demanding applications and environments. For additional information about DuPont Transportation & Industrial, visit http://www.dupont.com/industries/automotive.html.

About DowDuPont Specialty Products Division

DowDuPont Specialty Products, a division of DowDuPont (NYSE: DWDP), is a global innovation leader with technology-based materials, ingredients and solutions that help transform industries and everyday life. Our employees apply diverse science and expertise to help customers advance their best ideas and deliver essential innovations in key markets including electronics, transportation, building and construction, health and wellness, food and worker safety. DowDuPont intends to separate the Specialty Products Division, which will be called DuPont, into an independent, publicly traded company. More information can be found at www.dupont.com.


Christina Zinck

FTI Consulting for DuPont

+33 (0)1 47 03 68 18


Terri Howe

Howe Marketing Communications for DuPont

+1 616 997 6235



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