VDMA (Verband Deutscher Maschinen- und Anlagenbau, German Engineering Association) represents over 3,100 mostly medium-sized companies in the capital goods industry, making it the largest industry association in Europe.
The Thermo Process Technology division within VDMA is the competent partner for approx. 85 manufacturers representing more than 80% of the turnover of the sector.
The Thermo Process Technology division within VDMA comprises:
• heating and soaking
• drying and cooling
• hardening, annealing, carburizing and nitriding
• firing, sintering and tempering
• brazing and welding
• metallic and non-metallic coating
• thermal recycling, pyrolysis
Trade association events, (entrepreneurial meetings, exchange of experience, information briefings), VDMA overseas offices in China and Russia, research Network FOGI (Research Association of Industrial Furnace Manufactures), European network CECOF, industry events (ITPS – International THERMPROCESS Summit)
Machinery and equipment safety
Participation in setting national and international safety standards, monitoring of developments regarding relevant statutory regulations at the national, EU and international levels, assistance with the interpretation of standards, advice on all relevant technical regulations
Advice and know-how
Initiate and accompany strategic studies, industry and economic data, industry publications, China and Russia newsletter, recruitment of experts for events and publications, creation of industry-specific VDMA campaigns
Trade fairs and symposia
Patronage of the world leading trade show THERMPROCESS, foreign trade fare participaton programme for Germany (AMP) (association acts as central interface to fair organisers and offers competent on-site contact person), monitoring of overseas fairs, organisation of symposia, market research trips
All manufacturers of thermo process technology are listed with their delivery and service programme in this product directory.