recently in the 2020 ima annual award ceremony, forge and flow-form magnesium road wheel program, jointly developed by citic dicastal co., ltd. and general motors was awarded 2020 award of excellence process category.
this is the first forge and flow-form magnesium road wheel program that is developed for oem market, and it is the fruit of innovations achieved by industry-university-research collaboration of citic dicastal. by breaking through the technical bottleneck in the past few decades, this program adopts unique forge and flow-form process to improve the strength of magnesium alloy, and the mass saving of forge and flow-form magnesium road wheel is more than 2 kg compared with that of the same size. what’s more, its good shock absorption performance improves the overall driving experience
ima is an international organization with great influence within global magnesium industry. the award of excellence process category is the high recognition of magnesium alloy wheel in the world magnesium alloy industry.