In this webinar, we illustrate the benefits of combining laser welded blank technology and solutions with the latest advanced high strength steel grades, including the new generation of press hardenable steels – Usibor® 2000 and Ductibor® 1000.


This webinar was recorded on Thursday 7th December 2017 



This webinar is presented by: 

Gagan Tandon – Director for product development, ArcelorMittal Tailored Blanks


A specialist in automotive sheet metal structural design, manufacturing and assembly, Gagan Tandon heads up product development activities on laser welded blanks for all OEMs in North America. With more than 23 years of experience in the industry, he has authored numerous technical papers and is also a US co-patent holder.


Luciano Marinoni – Product development manager, ArcelorMittal Tailored Blanks Luciano Marinoni

Bringing expertise in material science, Luciano Marinoni has been with the ArcelorMittal group since 2012. A graduate of the University of Turin, he joined the group’s tailored blanks division as product development manager for the EU region earlier this year. He now manages projects, designs and production issues for OEMs within Europe.



About ArcelorMittal 

ArcelorMittal is the world’s leading steel and mining company. It is the leading supplier of quality steel products in all major markets including automotive. ArcelorMittal is present in more than 60 countries and has an industrial footprint in over 20 countries. ArcelorMittal develops automotive steel products and solutions to optimise the weight and cost of vehicles and reduce carbon emissions while ensuring high standards of safety.

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