Cosma International, an operating group of Magna International, is the global leader in advanced technology and manufacturing for automotive structures. Offering world class engineering, development, and production process, Cosma provides its global automaker customers with a variety of material and process alternatives such as stamping, hydroforming, rollforming, advanced joining technologies and, now, high pressure aluminum casting.
Cosma´s patented high pressure aluminum casting process, known as High-Q-Cast, was added to the company´s portfolio of technologies by acquisition of BDW technologies in 2012.
Originally founded in 1926, BDW has a rich history of providing creative solutions to the European automotive industry, which has led to new global opportunities since becoming part of Cosma. The body and chassis applications of the High-Q-Cast process add to Cosma´s proven track record of advancing the industry with innovation lightweight structures.
The High-Q-Cast process compliments traditional low pressure aluminum casting, which is also part of Cosma´s diverse range of process capabilities.