Detroit, USA, December 18, 2015 – Coinciding with the North American International Auto Show, The Woodbridge Group is proud to announce TrimLine FIP™ premium automotive interior trim products, offering molded high resiliency foams to improve comfort, fit and finish for complex and slim profile designs for Arm Rests, Door Inserts, Instrument Panel Components, Center Consoles and Grab Handles.
TrimLine FIP™ is the latest addition to the complete family of TrimLine™ product options including; TrimLine M™ – Molded Foam Components, TrimLine OM™ – Over Molded foam on frame assemblies and TrimLine FIP™ a finished molded Foam-In-Place solution which bonds the frame, foam and trim, together in a one step process. This premium solution provides: Superior bonding of components to enhance craftsmanship and eliminate bridging and seam twisting, Vacuum pressure tooling component placement, significantly improves accuracy and repeatability relative to part tolerances, and one step process to reduce the bill of material, handling, logistics and assembly costs for the customer.
Ed Salvador, Product and Technical Director Interior Parts, The Woodbridge Group states, “TrimLine™ interior soft trim products have earned an industry leading quality track record with a growing list of discerning customers including Mercedes, BMW, Acura, GM, Ford and FCA. This premium solution supplies programs around the globe, currently manufactured in the USA, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, Argentina, Germany, Spain, Poland, Czech Republic, Thailand, China and Australia. Specially developed for slim profiled interior trim assemblies, TrimLine™ high-resiliency, high-density urethane foams, provide an unparalleled luxurious feel. The complete family of TrimLine™ premium soft trim solutions is engineered to streamline assembly operations and achieve new levels of comfort, durability, fit and finish.”
The Woodbridge Group® and its partners in The World Polyurethane Alliance™ operate 62 facilities in 17 countries, as global leaders in the development and production of polyurethane and expanded polypropylene products. Automotive applications include components for seating, structural support, interior soft trim products, headliner systems, cargo management solutions, and engineered products for occupant protection and acoustical management. Woodbridge also offers contract assembly and sequencing and supply chain management, as well as a full range of value added services including engineering and design. For more information, please visit www.woodbridgegroup.com
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Product and Technical Director Interior Parts
The Woodbridge Group