Accuride Blog


17 January 2020

Blog Author: Jochen Bendel, Sales Manager Automotive Europe

An In-Depth Look at Autonomous Vehicle Interiors

With the 15th International Innovative Seating Conference fast approaching, taking place in Cologne, Germany from the 17th to 20th February 2020, the topic of innovation in automotive seating is becoming more and more prevalent within the...

13 January 2020

Blog Author: Steve Davis, Sales Manager - Northern Europe

Product Round-Up: Slide Brackets

At Accuride, we are proud to produce not only a full range of slides, such as heavy-duty slides, two-way travel slides and pocket door slides, but also a variety of accompanying accessories to help provide our customers with the most...

16 December 2019

Blog Author: Jochen Bendel, Sales Manager Automotive Europe

The Future of Transport with Autonomous Vehicles and Accuride

The concept of autonomous vehicles will likely still seem strange and futuristic to many people, but for those in the know, it’s already happening and has been for many years. Basic level 1 autonomous vehicles have been on the...

10 December 2019

Blog Author: Stefan Herchenreder, Technical support manager

Grade 316 Stainless Steel: Everything You Need to Know

Stainless steel has multiple everyday applications, from car parts and architectural features to medical sterilisers and saucepans, with different grades of steel offering different features and benefits. There are dozens of different...

31 October 2019

Blog Author: Peter Bayles, European director of engineering

Going Inside Electric Vehicles with Accuride

The electric vehicles have greatly influenced the automotive industry in recent years, with every major manufacturer releasing an electric model to contribute to the push towards greener driving. In just the seven years between 2011 and...

23 September 2019

Blog Author: Heidi Hamraoui, Distribution Sales

The Importance of Server Racks and Enclosures

Even before digitalisation started to touch most aspects of our lives, servers and network equipment have been an integral part of the infrastructure of businesses. Servers store data and carry shared information to users, providing access...

23 September 2019

Blog Author: Peter Bayles, European director of engineering

Mounting Accuride Drawer Slides for Maximum Performance and Efficiency

When installing and mounting our drawer slides, whether in a simple desk drawer or complex storage system, accuracy and precision are key to getting the best out of your product. Through multiple rounds of rigorous testing, we have found...

03 September 2019

Blog Author: Michael Raudies, Appliance Business Development Specialist

Accuride Innovates Telescopic Slides Suitable For Microwaves

This time last year, we launched a pyrolytic oven-compatible slide to provide our customers with the most suitable product as they kept up to date on the latest cooking technology. Our version removed the risk of harmful toxins being...

22 August 2019

Blog Author: Peter Bayles, European director of engineering

Accuride’s Engineering & Quality Expertise

The core competencies upon which we have developed and maintained Accuride’s great quality can be categorised into two groups: Know-How, which provides the technical expertise and knowledge that creates long-lasting engineered...

06 August 2019

Blog Author: Heidi Hamraoui, Distribution Sales

Product Round-Up: Heavy Duty Drawer Slides

From van conversions to industrial storage units, and cruise ship sofa beds to hotel wine storage, our heavy-duty slides have been used in a wide variety of applications all around the world. With load ratings that vary from 100kg to...