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  • Going places with Amptown cases.
    Going places with Amptown cases.

    Whether transporting a Steinway concert piano, or the complete light and sound equipment for the opening of the Olympic Games, Amptown has remained the leading manufacturer of flight cases. With the help of BASF, they have managed to evolve to handle the diverse growth in technological demands of their customers.
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  • In the driver's seat.
    In the driver's seat.

    BASF and Hyundai Motors set out to produce seats with a new polyurethane system for 2010 Hyundai models. Work began in 2009, to develop the seat foam systems, and by May 2010, market share at Hyundai rocketed to 76 percent.
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  • One part science, one part innovation, three parts commitment
    One part science, one part innovation, three parts commitment

    When Toyota Motor Corporation was looking for a local supplier that could save them time, improve logistics, and reduce importing expensive, while not sacrificing quality, BASF and Concept Industries delivered - while raising the bar even higher, with incorporating sustainability at every step.
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  • Sole mates
    Sole mates

    Timberland PRO shoe experts team up with BASF to strive for the very best in the highly competitive market of hotel work shoes, to ensure an extra-long life, unbeatable comfort, and outstanding slip-resistant shoe for absolute reliability and speed in serving guests.
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  • The Cellasto Story
    The Cellasto Story

    For over 50 years, Cellasto has worked with customers to create and develop matching solutions for each, individual customer, in each region. From Mercedes, BMW and Porsche in Europe, to Kia, Hyundai and Daewoo in Korea, and GM, Buik and Chevrolet in the United States.
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  • Clearing the deck
    Clearing the deck

    In 2007, it was discovered that the historic Dawson Bridge, in Edmonton Alberta had to be replaced. Following further examination, a lightweight solution was developed, and achieved with 70 percent less weight than reinforced concrete, using SPS rechnology.
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  • Who says you can't have beauty and brains?
    Who says you can't have beauty and brains?

    For years, BASF and its customers have joined forces to create better surfacing materials to alleviate the destructive cycle which causes ecologically damaging runoff from flowing into rivers, lakes and oceans, using the strategy of proof, transparent evidence, rigorous testing and third-party verification.
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  • SPS Sandwich Plate System Keeping High and Dry
    SPS Sandwich Plate System Keeping High and Dry

    Using the Sandwich Plate System, BASF is working to revolutionize shipbuilding, by replacing the conventional steel construction, with just two steel plates filled with liquid polyurethane, reducing corrosion and making them more resistant to mechanical stress.
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  • Deep, Deep Down
    Deep, Deep Down

    The "Pengins Project", is the exceptionally challenging process of continuously extracting crude oil deposits from the English North Sea territory. ELASTOGRAN took on the challenge to develop made-to-measure, off-shore pipe insulation for the Penguins pipelines, through focused know-how and the benefit of vast experience.
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  • Down in the dust or up with the winners?
    Down in the dust or up with the winners?

    Cellasto helps take home the win for the de Rooy team, with its DAF trucks, equipped with 20 specially developed Cellasto suspension rings, which provided them with increased strength and endurance for the whole shock-absorber system.
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  • Skin Tight: The new Mercedes SLK has become the first model to use a polyurethane-moulded skin in series production
    Skin Tight: The new Mercedes SLK has become the first model to use a polyurethane-moulded skin in series production

    The second generation Mercedes SLK has new advantages and improvements in processing, visual appearance, texture, fogging and emissions, with help from PU-moulded skin Elastoskin.
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  • Invasion of the Snowbirds
    Invasion of the Snowbirds

    Half a million Snowbirds settle in Arizona to pass the time slowly at Quartzside, to enjoy a desert sunset and enjoy their retirement, all while spending their savings in the area, helping locals build and improve water supplies,sewage plants and waste disposal industries.
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  • Driving technology forward
    Driving technology forward

    For three decades, the BMW 3-series has been successful due to its smooth, comfortable drive. Thanks, in part, to Cellasto auxiliary springs and damper bearings leading to excellent and comfortable suspension.
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  • Islands of Recreation
    Islands of Recreation

    Elastocoat C partners with Teuco to create the ultimate in spa relaxation, providing quality products for a world-class bathing experience.
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  • A class of its own
    A class of its own

    BASF and BMW partner to create a new high-quality, cost-compatible sprayed skin from Elastoskin, to meet the demand standards of interior design - used first on the BMW 5 series.
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  • Ladies and gentlemen, the President of the United States.
    Ladies and gentlemen, the President of the United States.

    The White House pressroom in Washington, DC was furnished with new seating from Spain, and to meet the high expectations and standards of the White House, BASF was chosen to provide the chair's interior.
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  • Stop Land Going Under...With Elastocoast Over
    Stop Land Going Under...With Elastocoast Over

    In a world with ever increasing natural disasters involving floods, rising sea levels and powerful storms, BASF is working to protect people, animals and ecosystems in coastal regions around the world.
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  • Dreaming? Or just sleeping?
    Dreaming? Or just sleeping?

    On average, we spend 200,000 hours sitting, or lying down, in a lifetime. BASF and Ikea partnered up to make this time more comfortable, by designing relaxing neck cushions to suit individual needs.
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  • The flood breaker
    The flood breaker

    BASF teams up with Holland's water authority to protect two stretches of the North Sea coast with the polyurethane system Elastocoast. It's easily applied, effective against storms, and sustainably produced.
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  • Pensioner outing or speed racing?
    Pensioner outing or speed racing?

    When it comes to sailing, high-quality products produce the desired wind, waves and speed craved by many. Thanks to BASF high-tech battens, it's now easier than ever.
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