• 2015/06/02

    Excursion to Daimler plants Rastatt and Gaggenau

    40 students visited the transmission plant Rastatt and the test facility »Sauberg« in Gaggenau within the scope of the lecture »process chains in automotive industry«

  • 2015/05/20

    Start of the research project »Influence of tool clamping devices«

    In February the research project »Influence of tool clamping devices on the workpiece quality in shear cutting and deep drawing processes« was initiated.

  • 2015/04/15

    Closure of the research project »Unfolded Length«

    The research project »Optimized Calculation of the Unfolded Length in Bending Sheet Metal to Profiles and Tubes« was successfully competed at the end of February 2015.

  • 2015/04/07

    Excursion to the Robert Bosch GmbH with the winner of the case study concerning »Tribology and Measurement Results«

    The students of the first semester in mechanical engineering could take part in a case study within the lecture »Technologie der Fertigungsverfahren« concerning the topic »Tribology and Measurement Results«.

  • 2015/03/27

    Ruhestand von Karlheinz Hillgärtner

    Vorarbeiter der gemeinsamen Werkstatt des PTU und PTW

    Für die langjährige und vertrauensvolle Zusammenarbeit möchten wir uns bei Ihnen herzlich bedanken.

  • 2015/03/27

    Wettbewerb „Sicher Schieben“ des SFB 805

    Konzipiere und entwickle eine kreative Lösung für das optimale Design eines Kinderwagens unter Unsicherheit.

  • 2015/03/23

    Priority Program 1640 – Workshop with Industrial Companies

    November 25, 2015 | Topic: “Joining by Plastic Deformation”

    Its aim is to identify relevant issues concerning the industrial application of the processes, which are investigated in the priority program. In addition to the participants of the priority program, representatives from industrial companies are invited as well. The results are planned to add to the work packages of the third and last period of the priority program, which will start in 2016.

    Further informations:

    SPP 1640 Workshop Flyer

  • 2015/03/10

    Excursion to Kamax Automotive GmbH

    On January the 28th 2015 the excursion to Kamax Automotive GmbH at Homberg (Ohm) took place for the winners of the case study »troubleshooting« in context to the lecture Technology of manufacturing processes.

    The Kamax Automotive GmbH sees itself as the technology leader in high-strength fasteners for the automotive industry. This year, for the second time running, Kamax presented the task for the case study »Troubleshooting in the screw manufacturing«.

  • 2015/03/02

    Excursion to Held Systems GmbH

    Participants and host inside of the workshop of Held Systems GmbH

    On February 24th, within the scope of the lecture »Lasers in Manufacturing«, students were invited to take part in an excursion to Held Systems GmbH, a manufacturer of special purpose machines with a focus on laser technology.

  • 2015/02/23

    Excursion to the foundry “Römheld und Moelle” in Mainz

    The winners of the case studies »quality management« and »suitable design for casting« visited the foundry »Eisengießerei, Maschinen- und Apparatebau GmbH Römheld & Moelle« located in Mainz.