Supply Chain Seminar: Best Practice for Injection Moulding Design at Jaguar Land Rover
Castle Bromwich, Chester Road
- 14th November 2017
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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As Jaguar Land Rover increase the use of plastics in their light weighting and CO2 reduction programs, there is a greater opportunity for manufacturers and suppliers to work collaboratively with JLR to support new projects.
Join our exclusive seminar to find how Jaguar Land Rover currently uses Moldflow to increase quality & performance – and how you can benefit from these best practices.
Key Seminar Benefits
- Learn the value of Moldflow at Jaguar Land Rover
- Meet key Jaguar Land Rover stakeholders and peers
- Discuss improving collaboration within the Jaguar Land Rover supply chain
- Improve understanding of Moldflow results and how to assess model quality
- Identify and eliminate flow defects through process and mould design
- Analyse and mitigate plastic part warpage
Optional Manufacturing Tour
We have a limited number of complementary places on a Manufacturing Tour of the Jaguar Land Rover factory during the afternoon, available to delegates who book early.
Places on this tour are allocated on a first come first serve basis. Please indicate when contacting us if you are interested in this option.
Who Should Attend?
This one day live event, suitable for both engineering and commercial staff, is aimed at automotive-focused suppliers of plastic components.
This event commences at 9:00 am with registration. Please view the agenda at the top of this page for the day’s schedule.
Following the manufacturing tour, there are further opportunities to network after 3:00pm
For those not attending the tour or having to leave early, the main event finishes at around 2:00 pm.
£150, including lunch and refreshments.
Booking / Further Information
For further information or to book your place(s), simply:
- Complete the form opposite
- Call us on +44 (0) 161 474 6886
- Email us at email@example.com
The Jaguar Visitor Centre in Castle Bromwich is located just off the M6. Jaguar Visitor Centre Castle Bromwich Chester Road Castle Vale Birmingham B35 7RA t: 0121 786 3319
9:00 am – Welcome & Networking
9.30 am – Jaguar Land Rover Introductory Presentation
10:00 am – Design Considerations
- Using Flow Results
- Filling Behaviour
- Part Defects
- Pressure / Clamp Force
- Sink Marks / Weld Lines
- Material Data
- Shrinkage Behaviour
12.15 pm – Lunch
1:00 pm – Moulds & Warpage
- Runner Systems
- Gate Design
- Mould Cooling
- Warpage Causes
- Warpage Calculation & Measurement
2:00 pm – JLR Manufacturing Tour
3:00 pm – Wrap-Up & Further Networking