10:00

Alloy, Vacuum, Heat Treatment – Potentials of HPDC-alloys based on a case study

Dr. P. Hofer-Hauser*, Ing. R. Gschwandtner, Dipl.-Ing. G. Schindelbacher, Österreichisches Gießerei-Institut, Leoben/Austria

10:30

The Future of Structural Components in HPDC - Costs competiveness into the high volume car manufacturing

H.J. Roos, Bühler AG, Uzwil/Switzerland

Joachim Schäfer
Dr. Christian Schramm

11:00

Analysis of the Potential of a Shock Tower in Newly Developed Aluminium HP-DC Alloys in Comparison to a Magnesium and a Steel Construction

Dr.-Ing. St. Wiesner*, Dipl.-Ing. F. Niklas, Rheinfelden Alloys GmbH & Co. KG, Rheinfelden/ Germany; Dr.-Ing. E. Beeh, Dipl.-Ing. G. Piazza, Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt e.V., Stuttgart/Germany

Thorsten Kock

11:30

smartfoundry.solutions

Dr.-Ing. K. Kerber, Oskar Frech GmbH + Co. KG, Schorndorf/Germany

Dick van Wageningen

12:00

CGI 500Si5: A new material for heavy duty ICE's?

Dipl.-Ing. M. Walz, Fritz Winter Eisengießerei GmbH & Co. KG, Stadtallendorf/Germany

12:30

Break

Joachim Schäfer
Dr. Christian Schramm

13:00

Lateral Diversification – Transformation of a high-volume automotive foundry to a midvolume jobbing foundry

T. Ziehm*, G. Holzem, M. Pampus-Meder, Eisenwerk Brühl GmbH, Brühl/Germany

Thorsten Kock

13:30

Data Becomes Facts – Improvement of production processes by digitalization Step-by-step implementation of a modular manufacturing execution systems (MES)

Dipl.-Ing. E. Winter, Eisengiesserei Baumgarte GmbH, Bielefeld/Germany

Thorsten Kock

14:00

Optimizing a Smart Process to Make Lead Times Shorter

T. Kroes, Kimura Foundry America, Shelbyville, IN/USA

Dick van Wageningen

14:30

Simple Steps to Increase Energy and Resource Efficiency in the Melting Shop. Our experience as a midsize cast iron foundry

Dr.-Ing. L. Lomina, Metallwerk Franz Kleinken GmbH, Dorsten/Germany

Erik Volz

15:00

Break

18:00

End

* Speaker