AK Steel Receives New $1.2 Million Award from U.S. Department of Energy to Explore the Development of New Steels for Lightweighting for Automotive Applications
The three-year project will be conducted in collaboration with DOE, Oak Ridge National Laboratory Materials Science and Technology Division, and the
“AK Steel is honored to have been selected by the
This funding opportunity under DOE was created to allow selected projects to perform early-stage research and development (R&D) of new, advanced manufacturing technologies as well as to encourage R&D contributions from new partners. Successful projects will reduce technical uncertainty and develop new knowledge associated with potential breakthrough materials, processes, and tools for U.S. manufacturers that could improve their competitiveness and enhance their energy efficiency.
Source: AK Steel