USAMP

AcronymDefinition
USAMPUnited States Automotive Materials Partnership
USAMPUnited States Army Mine Planter
USAMPUnited States Army Maintenance Plant
USAMPUnited States Association of Mortgage Processors
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AFS Technical Services Vice President Thomas Prucha presented the award to current USAMP Chair Saad Abouzahr, head of organic materials engineering for the Chrysler Group.
USCAR and USAMP have invested in metalcasting industry process development to help reduce the weight of automobiles through increased use of aluminum and magnesium cast components," Prucha said.
Previous efforts to develop the use of magnesium castings in automotive applications resulted in the USAMP Structural Cast Magnesium Development (SCMD) project's successful redesign of the front cradle for the 2006 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 from cast aluminum to a cast magnesium design, resulting in a 35% weight reduction.