Eureka Metallurgy Europe Cluster has appointed Ole Köser, Head of the Center of Excellence for Casting and Metallurgy at ESI Group, as its new Chairman. He succeeds David John Jarvis, who left the cluster earlier this year.
The AMA Association for Sensor and Measurement Technology (AMA) has published a new study on one of the key technologies in the German industry. In "Sensor Technologies 2022", AMA members of the AMA Science Council and some industry representatives provide insights into sensor technology trends.
The Berlin plant of AHC Oberflächentechnik GmbH is specialized in so-called plasma-chemical processes, which are marketed under the brand name Kepla-Coat (for aluminium and titanium) or Magoxid-Coat (for magnesium). These coating processes produce white, wear and corrosion resistant or black oxide ceramic coatings that absorb strong light.
The automotive industry is showing a strong trend towards electromobility. The use of light metal castings will also increase significantly with the market penetration of electric cars, claims Striko Westofen, manufacturer of thermal process technology for the light metal casting industry.