Concern over fuel consumption has lead to interest in lightweight structures for transportation vehicles. This book examines technologies available for the structural connections of these structures: welding, mechanical riveting and adhesive technologies.An example of lower melting constituent parts can ... The ever growing list of FSW users includes Boeing, Airbus, Eclipse, BEA, Lockheed Martin, NASA, US Navy, Mitsubishi, Kawasaki, Fokker as well as other industrial concerns ... By 1995 FSW was in industrial production fabricating panels for refrigeration purposes.
|Title||:||Structural Connections for Lightweight Metallic Structures|
|Author||:||Pedro M.G.P. Moreira, Lucas F. M. da Silva, Paulo M.S.T. de Castro|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2012-02-03|