ARPRO

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The ARPRO enclosure channels the air efficiently through the heat exchanger increasing the energy transfer by up to 15 percent through a reduction of leakage and non-laminar air flow.
ARPRO is the sole material used to house the generator, providing the partners with a shorter lead time, with fast assembly, easy handling and the transportation of ready-to-fit units.
ARPRO is a highly versatile material for moulding a wide variety of finished parts.
These features have been achieved through the intensive use of composite materials, re-designed impact areas and the development of applications, including a universal seat ramp and other key elements using ARPRO.
In China, JSP has two production sites manufacturing ARPRO for automotive applications such as impact protection, interior components, seating and acoustic insulation as well as providing packaging materials for IT products and electrical appliances.
The expansion of JSP's manufacturing capacity across Asia will increase access to JSP products and expertise and increase the global implementation of ARPRO applications in series production.
The Peugeot 308 is an excellent example of how using innovative new materials can significantly reduce the weight of a vehicle, while benefitting passenger comfort, safety and performance," explained Bert Suffis, ARPRO Innovation Manager for Europe, Middle East and Africa.
Incorporating ARPRO into the sole of the new X-Pro range of Salomon ski boots has not only resulted in a reported weight reduction of 15 percent, but also a 30 percent increase in levels of thermal insulation.
JSP states the low squeak' ARPRO formulation has been developed using a non-slip additive that reduces friction and the 'stick-slip' effect caused by the transfer of kinetic energy between adjacent vehicle components.
Extreme sports enthusiasts are said to be able to benefit from significantly improved head impact protection thanks to the introduction of ARPRO into a range of multi-purpose sports helmets.
The VA Palo Alto Health Care System, one of the largest VA facilities with 961 beds, plans to use ARPROS to streamline its purchasing process, reduce operational costs and enable more strategic procurement planning.
OmniCell's ARPROS is designed to automate the entire procurement chain and provide instant Internet access to all approved suppliers," said Shelly Asher, OmniCell Technologies president and chief executive officer.