Ticona: Award for Blow-Molded Charge Air Pipe
A blow-molded charge air pipe made of Fortron polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) from Ticona Engineering Polymers, Kelsterbach, Germany, was awarded 1st place in the “Powertrain” category and a “Grand Award” in the collective “Parts& Components” category at the 12th Automotive Division Award of the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Central Europe. The component used by VW in 2-liter diesel engines was developed by Röchling Automotive in close cooperation with Ticona, the world’s largest supplier of linear Fortron PPS.
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