Selective Tape-Laying for Cost-Effective Manufacturing of Optimised Multi-Material Components


Toyota Motor Europe
Toyota Motor Europe (TME) oversees the wholesale sales and marketing of Toyota and Lexus vehicles, parts and accessories, and Toyota’s European manufacturing and engineering operations. Toyota directly and indirectly employs around 80,000 people in Europe and has invested over €7 billion since 1990.

TME – Production Engineering – Advanced Technology Group
In 1987, Toyota Motor Europe established a Technical Centre in Zaventem (Belgium). The centre was expanded in 2006 and now has approximately 600 employees. The centre is the headquarters for Toyota Motor Europe’s Research and Development, Production Engineering, Evaluation and Certification, and Vehicle Prototyping activities.


This project has received funding from the European Union's Seventh Framework Programme for research, technological development and demonstration under grant agreement No 609067.