Lightweight construction in Austria

Status quo, trends, and policy options for the Austrian and European lightweight community, with a focus on mobility

Bibliographic Data

KMU Forschung Austria English, 128 pages

Content Description

Lightweight construction in vehicle technology has a high potential for resource and energy efficiency. Thus, there is significant leverage for climate protection and the competitiveness of the vehicle industry. The study "Lightweight construction in Austria" analyzes the potential, technological trends, cooperation opportunities and political options for action for lightweight construction in Austria and in Europe. It was the basis for the planning of the ministry´s transnational R&D tenders and the establishment of the European Lightweight Construction Network.