• 2018/09/27

    13. Umformtechnisches Kolloquium Darmstadt

    Umformtechnisches Kolloquium Darmstadt

    On 25.09.2018 the 13th Umformtechnisches Kolloquium Darmstadt was held under the motto “Modern forming technology – flexible, versatile, resilient”.

  • 2018/09/20

    Edwin Kirchner's 40th anniversary at the PtU

    Mr. Kirchner already completed his apprenticeship at PtU and has been working for us as an experimental field technician ever since.

  • 2018/09/14

    Allegro Workshop 2018


    From September 13th to 14th, all project partners of the Allegro research association (high-performance components made of aluminium alloys using resource-optimised process technologies) gathered for a joint two-day workshop.

  • 2018/09/09

    Industriearbeitsplatz 2025

    Industrie 4.0 – Was passiert mit den Menschen?

  • 2018/08/06

    PtU hosting the student competition »Stahl fliegt!«


    Students in 11 teams from five German and one Egyptian universities competed in Darmstadt on the 3rd and 4th of July for the longest possible flight and airtime with an aircraft entirely made of steel.

  • 2018/07/11

    Successful doctoral examination

    kraus dominik

    Dominik Kraus successfully defended his results on “Einfluss der Werkzeugspannsituation auf den Scherschneidprozess” on July 10th 2018.

    We wish him all the best and continued success in his further career.

  • 2018/07/11

    Successful doctoral examination

    Maximiliane Erhardt

    Maximiliane Erhardt successfully defended her results on “Umformendes Pineinpressen – Grundlagen der Produkt- und Prozessgestaltung” on July 10th 2018.

    We wish her all the best and continued success in his further career.

  • 2018/07/01

    Excursion to Daimler plants Kuppenheim and Gaggenau

    Exkursion Daimler Werke

    25 students visited the press plant Kuppenheim and the test facility “Sauberg” in Gaggenau within the scope of the lecture “process chains in automotive industry“.

  • 2018/06/07

    October 2nd, 2018 | Workshop


    On 02.10.2018, a workshop with industry representatives and members of the SPP 1640 will take place in the Erholungsgesellschaft Aachen.

  • 2018/05/24

    Successful doctoral examination

    uebelacker david

    David Übelacker successfully defended his results on “Vorgehensweise zur Gestaltung phasenorientierter Prozesskraftüberwachungssysteme für Umformprozesse” on May 08th 2018.

    We wish him all the best and continued success in his further career.