IncWell's partner seeks methods to extend the lifespan of molds used for aluminum casting of parts for the automotive industry.
The production of aluminum cast parts requires the usage of casting molds. These molds can be used between 90,000 to 100,000 times per year.
As the mold is rapidly heated during use, then cools and is used again, the mold experiences
With a production program lasting 5 years or more, there is a need for casting mold maintainence and replacement during the life of the program. As a result, it is highly desirable to locate a technology capable of greatly increasing the life span of these molds.
The successful technology will have:
Potential solutions could include, but are not limited to:
When responding to this request, please be sure to provide a non-confidential description of the technology or solution you propose along with information regarding your alignment with the Key Success Criteria as well as your desired business relationship with IncWell's partner.