The second episode of a series of videos about breakthrough applications of Laser Welded Blanks. Jessé Paegle, Head of Product & Solution Development at ArcelorMittal Tailored Blanks introduces Multi Part Integration (MPI) – a new concept which simplifies the production of vehicles – and it can be applied to all powertrains.
Multi Part Integration (MPI) is a new concept from ArcelorMittal Tailored Blanks which is designed to incorporate many parts into one laser welded blank (LWB). MPI uses press hardenable steels (PHS) and hot stamping LWB technology to create the single part. The goal is to simplify production for OEMs.
The MPI concept brings significant benefits for OEMs including: