For ArcelorMittal, innovation means developing new ways to create value by meeting customer and market needs. This applies to all areas of its business. We propose new ways of working not just for, but also alongside our customers. This cooperation continues throughout the entire development of a vehicle
ArcelorMittal Tailored Blanks can provide you with a comparison analysis between reference and tailor welded blanks in terms of:
Risk removal and characterization
ArcelorMittal experts can study applications and then prepare a design study by risk removal and characterization in a first step (see Feasibility Studies).
Specialized software used by ArcelorMittal allows to take into account at an early stage the characteristics of each application and the manufacturing constraints. Generally, several different solutions are proposed to the customer together with in-service behavior analysis (crash, stiffness, etc.), stamping, weight and cost estimations of the different solutions proposed.
Other specific design studies for tailored blanks
With the CAD data of the finished part and data of the stamping tools, the ArcelorMittal Tailored Blanks team can supply: