DSM & Briggs to collaborate on new Mono R supercar

Industry Europe | Jul 11, 2019 at 9:00 AM
  • Royal DSM, a global science-based company in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living based in Heerlen, the Netherlands, has announced a collaboration with Briggs Automotive Company (BAC), the British supercar manufacturing company based in Liverpool.
  • Thanks in part to design, Computer Aided Engineering (CAE), and manufacturing changes to key parts of the Mono via 3D printing, BAC and DSM were able to limit the weight of the new supercar to 560 kilograms – a record low.
  • By using state-of-the-art CAE tools, DSM supports BAC in designing lightweight parts using the full potential of design for additive manufacturing (e.g. allowing design for function.