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Optimized protection solutions for the Automotive industry

Across the range of processes in an automotive assembly and fabrication plant, workers face many conflicting demands. They are asked to deliver increased productivity while remaining compliant with process and product protection mandates. Workers are exposed to a variety of hazards, such as cuts, abrasions, burns, impact injuries and chemical exposures.

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Industry Processes

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Stamping

Applications

  • Press shop operations
  • Handling metal sheets and panels
  • Handling parts with sharp, rough edges

User needs

  • Abrasion, cut, puncture resistance
  • Grip in both dry and slightly oily environments
  • Dexterity
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Body Shop

Applications

  • Welding, bonding, rivetting
  • Handling structural and body components
  • Inspection, selecting, checking parts

User needs

  • Abrasion, cut, puncture, chemical resistance
  • Grip in both dry and oily environments
  • Protection from sparks, molten metal splashes
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Machining

Applications

  • Metalworking and assembly operations
  • Handling rough-machined metal parts
  • Assembly and inspection of components

User needs

  • Abrasion, cut, puncture, chemical resistance
  • Grip in both dry and oily environments
  • Dexterity, tactility
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Paint shop

Applications

  • Body painting including surface inspection
  • Applying sealers, touching up
  • Use of cleaning tools and robotic equipment

User needs

  • Sweat resistant garments
  • Silicone- and lint-free hand protection
  • Paint compatible, anti-static clothing
molding

Molding

Applications

  • Press injection moulding
  • Handling moulded structural parts
  • Inspection of parts, equipment

User needs

  • Abrasion, cut resistance
  • Dry grip
  • Contact heat resistance
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Final Assembly

Applications

  • Chassis assembly, body trimming
  • Picking, fastening components
  • Adjusting parts, systems

User needs

  • Abrasion, cut resistance
  • Dexterity, tactility
  • Product protection
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Logistics

Applications

  • Delivery of parts to production line
  • Delivery of vehicles to expedition area
  • Driving fork lifts, trailers

User needs

  • Abrasion, cut resistance
  • Oil and dry grip
  • Thermal protection against cold weather
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Maintenance

Applications

  • Production line support & maintenance
  • Equipment repair & maintenance
  • Assembly and disassembly of equipment

User needs

  • Abrasion, cut resistance
  • Dexterity, tactility
  • Flame & contact heat resistance

In the News

Don’t Compromise on Safety

Working in the automotive industry can be associated with a lot of danger. As technicians move between applications throughout the day, they need enough protection, dexterity and durability. We have gathered a few tips to ensure that automotive industry workers, don’t have to compromise safety.
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HyFlex 11-550 Ansell
April 22, 2019

Legacy to Intercept

Converting to INTERCEPT Technology from other branded yarns provides a lighter weight, and more comfortable alternative.
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