Lightweight Structures BV

Develops a structural design, a manufacturing concept, a test model or product and/or a certification approach. The company's engineering is based on FEA (Patran/Nastran, LS-Dyna). Vacuum infusion is a key technology.

Rotterdamseweg 402 H
Delft, 2629 HH NL

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Dutch bridge among longest single-span composite bridges in the world
The Ooypoort bridge in Nijmegen, the Netherlands, features a span of 56m/184 ft, is manufactured of poyester and glass fiber, and is designed to accommodate house boats and flood conditions.

Step 8 Superbus

Low-cost methods realize high-concept Superbus
Multifunctional mass-transport vehicle concept takes shape via resin-infused carbon/epoxy and vacuum-formed glass-reinforced thermoplastic sandwich construction.

Focus on Design: Solar-powered composite car designed to win
Three for three in Australia’s famed solar car race, university students from The Netherlands take this redesigned <420-lb carbon composite vehicle Down Under for number four.

Product Categories of Lightweight Structures BV

Fabricating services
  • Thermoplastic materials
    • Vacuum-assisted resin transfer molding (VARTM)
  • Thermoset materials
    • Vacuum-assisted resin transfer molding (VARTM)
Composite Structures & Components
  • Aerospace, fuselage/wing
  • Automotive, body panels &amp; substructures
  • Infrastructure, composite
  • Marine, boat (hulls, decks, bulkheads, etc.)
  • Pressure vessels
Design, testing, consulting, other services
  • Civil engineering
  • Finite element modeling/analysis (FEM/FEA)
  • Product design
  • Regulatory compliance