The two companies included in the overview cover the development of components and modules for bodywork/exterior, interior as well as construction and calculation. They are also active in consulting, project and process management. In association with the other Siebenwurst companies, SCS and SOLID solutions also provide the increasingly important factor of geographic flexibility through loca-tions in Europe, Asia and America. By means of detachment of professionals they are integrated more deeply into the value chain of their customers.
Christian Karl Siebenwurst Modellfabrik und Formenbau GmbH & Co. KG won the coveted Toolmaker of the Year award in the category External Tool Manufacture with over 50 Employees for the second time. Siebenwurst, a system supplier that builds injection moulds, die-casting moulds, compression moulds and design models, was recognized for its innovative approach to company-wide, business-process-oriented knowledge management. Siebenwurst won the Excellence in Production competition, beating out even tougher competitors than in previous years.
Having already been awarded the "Innovation-Champion Top 30" award from the Network of Automotive Excellence, the "FIT Hybrid" research team has now received a second prestigious prize: The JEC Innovation Award. The FIT Hybrid process "FIT" being the abbreviation for Fluid Injection Technology is an especially efficient production process for manufacturing large quantities of fibre-composite plastic hollow parts that are lightweight but can still bear heavy loads. The prize will be awarded during the JEC Composites trade fair, taking place from 29th to 31st March in Paris. The process combines several innovative trends which form the basis of this year''s JEC trade fair: Sustainability, innovative tool manufacture and the increasing use of composite materials in the car manufacturing sector. This makes lightweight construction possible without compromising comfort, safety and performance.