Steinbeis Transfer Center Techology Foundry Aalen - GTA


  • Consulting
  • Process and product development, applied research
  • Running of seminars and training sessions

Key Areas

  • Process development relating to foundry equipment and foundry processes
  • Optimization of castings and casting processes
  • Training and seminars for people working at foundries
    • Tool design
    • Simulation of foundry processes
    • Planning of foundry processes
  • Company-specific assessments, such as damage assessment, product and process development
  • Material testing and metallographical analysis

Project Examples

  • Manufacturing of prototypes – sand and die casting
  • Pilot runs, small batches in sand, die and pressure casting
  • Alloy tests
  • Sampling and ramping up of pressure casting tools
  • On-site consulting
  • Damage assessment using X-ray examination and computer tomography
  • Material assessments involving magnesium, aluminum and zinc alloys, e.g. mechanical properties at high and low temperatures


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Im Sonnenwinkel 12, D-73434 Aalen
Phone: +49 7361 921403
Fax: +49 7361 889673
Management: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Lothar Kallien
(Stand: 09/16/2022)

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