In a zone dedicated to connected mobility, visitors will experience how GF Machining Solutions’ expertise in mold and die manufacturing can help customers active in the automotive, information and communications technology (ICT) and electronic components (EC) industries be ready for future of mobility today. Visitors will discover the value the GF Division brings to customer applications as diverse as sensors for autonomous cars to lighting modules, reflectors, electronic components and power modules for new energy vehicles that are significantly shaping the future of the global automotive industry. The zone will highlight innovative solutions that ensure the highest accuracy on stamping tools for micro fuel cells and smart texturing solutions for lens molds, radar housings and prism inserts for lighting.
Guests will discover futuristic digital texturing of car lighting molds designed to optimize the light path and intensity for improved safety, which is a topic of great concern among global mobility leaders. The car light demonstrator exhibited during EMO Hannover 2019 demonstrates the synergies of GF Machining Solutions’ Laser texturing technology combined with the quick mold heating by induction technology of RocTool's injection and compression molding solutions and Reichle Technologiezentrum's automotive laser texturing. GF Machining Solutions collaborates with RocTool based in Le Bourget du Lac, France and in Shanghai, China, and Reichle Technologiezentrum from Bissingen an der Teck, Germany to demonstrate the customer benefits and possibilities with such a smart texturing solution which meets the immediate needs of customers globally.