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The Engineering
Guide to Lightweighting


Lightweighting means “doing more, with less” and has benefits beyond just material reduction.

A lighter design can improve product performance, reduce manufacturing costs, lessen energy consumption and emissions, or make a product more ergonomic and user-friendly.

We created this guide to support you in applying lightweighting to your design process in an efficient, streamlined, and repeatable way.

Download this free guide to learn how to maximize the impact of your lightweighting initiatives through smart design.

What’s Included in the Guide?

This free lightweighting guide will help you develop a comprehensive understanding of the following:

  • The importance and relevance of lightweighting today
  • Lightweighting by the numbers
  • Lightweighting methods
  • Basic and advanced lightweighting design techniques
  • Lightweighting benefits
  • Automating lightweighting with nTopology