WIELSBEKE, Belgium — March 29, 2017 — Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI) has awarded Beaulieu Fibres International with the Supplier Excellence for Technology Innovation award for its tremendous efforts and support in the development of door panels. Thanks to this very close cooperation, YFAI manufactures door panels with higher dimensional stability and higher stiffness. All elements reducing weight drastically.
YFAI recognized the outstanding achievements of its European suppliers at its Annual Supplier Award Ceremony in February. A total of 15 interiors suppliers were presented with awards in Düsseldorf. For their performance in 2016, companies providing plastics, resins, chemicals, foams, trim and metal components received the YFAI European Supplier Award in six different categories. Key criteria for the award were factors such as quality, cost, logistics, development, technology and service.
Beaulieu Fibres has developed a range of engineered polypropylene (PP) bonding fibers for thermoplastic lightweight composites. Each of the bonding fibers is designed to provide a homogenous blend and optimal moulding performance. Additionally, with their inherently low shrinkage properties Beaulieu’s bonding fibers offer dimensional stability in compression moulding. The fiber recipes are designed and customized to meet the most stringent OEM requirements in terms of heat stability, VOC/FOG and odor.
Posted March 29, 2017
Source: Beaulieu Fibres International