24/09/2019Heating with oil or gas is becoming increasingly unprofitable as a result of EU directives and German climate protection targets. Hybrid furnaces, which dynamically switch between different energy sources depending on the electricity mix, could be a solution. Technically, however, there are difficulties in implementing this, especially with larger plants.
16/07/2019This was The Bright World of Metals: 72,500 visitors from 118 countries and 2,360 exhibitors visited Düsseldorf in order to discuss metallurgy and casting technology in detail. Numerous contacts were made and contracts were concluded in all twelve exhibition halls. We would like to look back on #GMTN2019 and present the highlights of this trade fair quartet.
10/06/2019Ecological sustainability, technical innovation and economic competitiveness: These are the three major themes of ecoMetals, which will be of great significance at this year's GIFA, METEC, THERMPROCESS and NEWCAST.
12/04/2019Separation processes permit cost-effective material recovery
14/03/2019New manufacturing technologies protect the environment
13/01/2019With new technologies, 3D-printing becomes much more viable
13/01/2019These five trends are important for foundries in 2019
17/12/2018Viruses threaten businesses by espionaging or deleting files. But: There are ways to stay safe.