Program CAEF Forum

Hall 13 D07

11:30 Uhr


Dr Fynn-Willem Lohe,
Secretary General of CAEF The European Foundry Association

Dick van Wageningen

12:00 Uhr

Green Energy for Foundries

M. Milanov,
TELEMAT, Sofia/Bulgaria

12:30 Uhr

New Iron Age

A. E. Kumangil,
KUTES METALL, Istanbul/Türkiye

Joachim Schäfer
Dr. Christian Schramm

13:00 Uhr

Raw materials in the conflicting areas of sustainability and security of supply

Dr. D. Quantz,
WirtschaftsVereinigung Metalle (WVMetalle), Berlin/Germany

Thorsten Kock

13:30 Uhr

Social climate in foundry: long term challenge for our HR management has become urgent

Elisa Lucchese,
Fonderie Ariotti, Adro (BS) /Italy

Thorsten Kock

14:00 Uhr

European Foundry Women´s Award

Dick van Wageningen

14:30 Uhr


Erik Volz

Program NEWCAST Forum

Hall 13 D07

10:30 h

Reprocessing is the first production step: Integration of shredding machines into foundry plants

Maximilian Gutmayr,
Erdwich Zerkleinerungs-Systeme GmbH

Joachim Schäfer
Dr. Christian Schramm

11:00 h

Kasandra: Nucleation and Solidification Modelization of Iron Alloys for Process Control in Real Time

Aitor Loizaga*, S. Mendez,

Thorsten Kock

11:30 h

Roadmap for CO₂-neutral aluminium casting alloys

Dr. Ing. Stuart Wiesner, Federico Zühlke,
Aluminium Rheinfelden Alloys GmbH

Dick van Wageningen

12:00 h

FORE-CASTING – innovative high pressure die casting, megacasting and future challenges in accordance with comprehensive sustainability

Dr. Katharina Faerber*, Sarah Steil,
Albert Handtmann Metallgusswerk GmbH & Co. KG
S. Steil MSc*,
Handtmann Service GmbH & Co. KG

12:30 h


Joachim Schäfer
Dr. Christian Schramm

13:00 h

Efficient handling of technical changes on castings along the value chain. ImPaKT research project – How to investigate technical changes efficiently

Eckhard Winter*,
Eisengiesserei Baumgarte GmbH
D. Wiechel,
Universität Paderborn/Germany

Thorsten Kock

13:30 h

ecoCasting – the most sustainable foundry process, now available for HD applications

Thomas von Reth*, W. Steinberg
Fritz Winter Eisengießerei GmbH & Co. KG

Thorsten Kock

14:00 h

Digital solutions for the blasting process

Joachim Vianden,
Eisenwerk Würth GmbH

Dick van Wageningen

14:30 h

Prediction of the Weldability of Aluminium Die Casting Materials – Investigation in Simulation and Experiment

Sebastian Krischke,
Institut für Füge- und Schweißtechnik (ifs) der Technischen Universität Braunschweig

Erik Volz

16:30 h


18:00 h


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