First step for a high quality product: a proper study of its technical features
CO.R.A. is committed to design, develop and manufacture internally its products, on the strength of its long experience in the automotive industry and its persistent desire of innovation.
Our R & D department is equipped with self-owned professional tools for designing (CAD-CAM software), measuring and testing gages, human resources and know-how which are guided by the ISO certified procedures to design and validate our products independently.
CO.R.A. performs product & development basing on:
existing O.E. products through a reverse engineering process
CO.R.A. own innovative design (alternative solutions to O.E. patented items, improved design for weak existing parts, customized design for special applications)
CO.R.A. R & D activities include:
A) Ordinary activities
Design and construction of moulds, dies and manufacturing specific tooling
Preseries manufacturing and process approval.
Serial production start up with an intensified surveillance period.
B) Advanced engineering
Research of new processes and technologies for new products development or to improve existing processes
Development of new product families, not yet included in our current product range
CO.R.A. performs these activities in cooperation with specialized suppliers and consultants and, when required, with our customers contribution.
CO.R.A. is equipped with modern CNC machines, professional software and specialized personnel for manufacturing moulds and dies (rubber and plastics injection, metal sheet stamping) and specific tools for machining, welding, assembly and balancing.