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Improved cross-section reduction

The main reasons for wire breakage during the drawing process are surface defects. Shaving is a way to remove them. This results in further potential for raising the workability and for increased cross-section reduction. read more

Topic of the month Improved cross-section reduction

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The Fraunhofer Lightweight Design Alliance

Down with the weight — that is one way to lower the energy requirements of cars, aeroplanes and trains and thus to reduce carbon dioxide emissions. Lightweight construction is considered a key technology to be able to use resources more efficiently and manufacture high-quality products. read more

Thema des Monats The Fraunhofer Lightweight Design Alliance

Press release wire 2014 and Tube 2014

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PLASTIC TUBE FORUM 2014

The PTF PLASTIC TUBE FORUM deserves its place in the spotlight. It will become an exclusive interface, a meeting point for personal discussions with business partners from all over the world and a platform for the successful marketing of products and innovations for all tube manufac turers, as well as the trade industry, engineers and even users. Read more

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Improved cross-section reduction

01/06/2015 - The main reasons for wire breakage during the drawing process are surface defects. Shaving is a way to remove them. read more

Easier to manufacture - The Fraunhofer Lightweight Design Alliance

01/05/2015 - Lightweight construction is considered a key technology to be able to use resources more efficiently and manufacture high-quality products. read more

Efficient production of tube and profiled semi-finished products

01/04/2015 - In order to be able to cope with current and future demands of modern vehicles, the automotive supply industry depends on efficient processes and technical innovations. read more

Dynamic concepts for collision-free pipe bending

02/02/2015 - Pipe bending depends on the use of the correct technology to ensure good results. Demanding requirements with regards to the installation space and system positioning can restrict the ideal processing of pipes. read more

Drawing and processing of non-ferrous metals wires

02/02/2015 - For the manufacture non-ferrous metal wires and the further processing into automotive wires, data cables and special cables different kinds of machines and lines are needed. read more

Billions for Africa's energy

01/01/2015 - In many African states, energy is a scarce resource. African governments and international benefactors invest on a massive scale in the electrification of the continent. read more

Maximum efficiency thanks to good planning

01/12/2014 - Modern tube workshops are more than just mere accumulations of machines. Rather, they must possess a complex combination of different factors in order to work as efficiently as possible. read more

Conductors manufacturer – experts at all levels

01/11/2014 - With the trend to more and more technology in an increasingly smaller space, the miniaturization of components is steadily increasing. read more

Riding the wave of the Asian metro and rail boom

01/10/2014 - In the last decade, the construction of metro systems and rail networks in the Asia Pacific region has kept pace with the area's unprecedented urbanization. read more

Linked and stored - Intelligent energy management

01/09/2014 - German electricity grids need to undergo enormous changes to meet the demands of the energy revolution. An essential factor in this will be modern, electronic components and systems. read more

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