Tesseract Structural Innovations, Inc. Will be at the Exclusive 2022 Detroit Auto Show Startup Exhibit

August 16, 2022 – Fayetteville, Arkansas – Tesseract Structural Innovations, Inc. announced today it will be exhibiting in the exclusive 2022 Detroit Auto Show Startup Exhibit area in booth S108 as part of the AutoMobili-D (AMD) Technology Showcase from Wednesday, September 14 – Thursday, September 15, 2022, at Huntington Place, in Detroit Michigan. After a two-year hiatus and a move from Michigan’s winter, the North American International Auto Show is back.  The headline change for the NAIAS is its shift from the dead of Michigan’s wintertime (until now, it had been held in January) to September.  The first day of the Detroit Auto Show …

Cymat Announces  Participation In Apma Electric Vehicle Project Arrow

February 16, 2022 – Mississauga, Ontario – Cymat Technologies Ltd. (TSXV: CYM) (the “Company” or “Cymat”) is pleased to announce that, in collaboration with design partner Tesseract Structural Innovations Inc. (“Tesseract”), Cymat has formally joined the Automotive Parts Manufacturing Association’s (“APMA”) new zero-emission concept vehicle initiative – Project Arrow. Project Arrow, launched by the APMA, is the first Canadian original, full-build, zero emissions electric concept vehicle (“EV”). This all-Canadian joint effort will be designed engineered and built by Canada’s world-class automotive supply sector and post-secondary institutions. Details of this initiative can be found at www.projectarrow.ca. Cymat and Tesseract will design …

Learn how Tesseract Structural Innovations is Revolutionizing Crash Safety in this Months Light Metal Age

December 20, 2021 – In today’s automotive design environment, balancing vehicle structural safety against the need for lightweighting has become a ubiquitous challenge. Systems such as seat belt restraints, air bags, antilock braking (ABS), adaptive headlights, and emergency stop assistance technologies have made vehicles safer based on the reduced number of accident deaths per mile driven. But with all of those systems in place, the U.S. still has between 30,000 to 40,000 motor vehicle accident deaths each year, and that trend has remained relatively constant for the past three decades. In order to address this challenge, Tesseract Structural Innovations in Fayetteville, AR, …

Cymat Announces Strategic Investment In Tesseract Structural Innovations And Board Appointment

December 8, 2021 – Cymat Technologies Ltd. (TSXV: CYM) (the “Company” or “Cymat“) is pleased to announce that the  Company has made a strategic investment in Tesseract Structural Solutions Inc. (“Tesseract”) and Michael Liik, Cymat CEO and Chairman, has been appointed to the Tesseract board of directors. Tesseract is an automotive design company specializing in the creation of light-weight solutions for crash energy absorption within automotive body structures. Cymat has invested USD 250,000 into a convertible promissory note (the “Note”) bearing interest at ten percent (10%) per annum and maturing on May 15, 2023 (the “Maturity Date”). In the event …

Tesseract Structural Innovations CEO, James Lancaster, will present at The Advanced Materials Show panel discussion for “Finding the Limit in Light weighting for Transportation Applications.”

October 11, 2021 – The Advanced Materials Show will showcase the very latest in high-performance materials technology for applications including Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Energy and Medical Technology. Leaders in R&D, materials science and engineering will use the show to source the latest advanced materials; along with the scientific instruments and processing equipment necessary for the development, manufacture and processing of advanced materials. The city of Pittsburgh (PA) will be the perfect location to bring advanced materials technology to not only end-users but product developers at the forefront of high performance materials technology. Learn more here https://advancedmaterialsshowusa.com/

The 2021 Motor Bella Neé Detroit Auto Show Goes Full Wet Blanket

October 4, 2021 – The Detroit Auto Show moves outdoors, trading January snowstorms for September thunderstorms. Are auto shows dead? For news-making, the comeback-train 2021 Chicago Show was largely a bust and reviews have been mixed on the Frankfurt Show (IAA), relocated to Munich this year. But the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS, aka Detroit Auto Show) is definitely dead as we knew it. In its place is Motor Bella, an outdoor new-car buyers’ tire-kicking extravaganza staged at the M1 Concourse “car country-club” in nearby Pontiac Michigan, amped up with ride and drive opportunities and other user experiences. Motor Bella Tech: Tesseract Aluminum …

Tesseract Structural Innovations Receives Two New US and WO Patents

August 3, 2021 – The patents extend Tesseract’s automotive crash energy absorption platform to save lives. The company has received a Notice of Granting and Publication of its second patent “Uniform Deceleration Unit” June 1, 2021 by the US Patent Office Patent number 11,021,120: An apparatus and method for improving the safety and performance of an automobile in crash events is disclosed. The safety device includes first and second crash pad regions and a connecting member region disposed between the first and second crash pad regions. At least a portion of the connecting member region is arranged to move in …

Tesseract Recognized for Innovation in Competition Alongside Industry Powerhouses

November 19, 2020 — The Society of Automotive Analysts (SAA) recently announced its annual Mobility Innovation Award winners, and Tesseract Structural Innovations, Inc. received Honorable Mention in the Lightweighting Category for its Uniform Deceleration Unit. The 2020 field of winners in the competition were heavy-hitters like BASF. As an early-stage technology start-up, Tesseract’s recognition in this internationally respected competition is a notable achievement. Tesseract’s Uniform Deceleration Unit (UDU) is based on a composite structure that fits into the wheel well or other parts of a vehicle. The structure consists of a high-strength, low-density cast aluminum foam surrounded by a novel …

Tesseract Structural Innovations and Cymat Technologies Announce Co-Operation Agreement

FAYETTEVILLE, ARK.  OCTOBER 20, 2020 – Tesseract Structural Innovations announced today that it has entered into a Co-Operation Agreement with Cymat Technologies to combine Tesseract’s patented Uniform Deceleration Unit (UDU) technology that absorbs energy in a crash with Cymat’s SmartMetal™ stabilized aluminum foam. The combination of UDU and SmartMetal allows for innovative solutions to absorb crash or blast energy in numerous applications. Tesseract develops lightweight solutions for crash energy absorption that saves lives and the combination of Cymat’s SmartMetal™ product line is especially well suited for use in Tesseract products. With Tesseract engineering and placement of Cymat’s materials, the Tesseract …

Winners chosen in 12th annual Global Automotive & Mobility Innovation Challenge

DETROIT, May 6, 2020 – The Global Automotive & Mobility Innovation Challenge (GAMIC) selected four (4) innovation start-ups as Award Winners of 2020 GAMIC Finals, held virtually to a global viewers on 24 April 2020.  The twelve (12) Finalists from Japan, Canada, Germany and USA – selected and mentored over the past eight months from a pool of over 90 global applicants – offered a broad array of technologies to advance vehicle transportation systems of the future. GAMIC Finals Program – Following introductions by GAMIC Co-Founder David Stout and 2020 GAMIC Chair Vic Havele, each of the 12 Finalists pitched their innovations in …