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Seminar “Oxide formation and flexibe descaling during steel processing”

On 23.11.2017 the seminar “Oxide formation and flexibe descaling during steel processing” was held by BFI in cooperation with Steel […]

Best Poster Award – Comsol Conference 2017 Rotterdam

Best Poster Award –  Comsol Conference 2017 Rotterdam The Comsol Conference 2017 was helt 18-20. Oktober in Rotterdam. Thousands of […]

3rd European Steel Technology and application days (ESTAD) und die 9th European Continuous Casting Conference (ECCC), Wien

From 26th to 29th of  June the 3rd European Steel Technology and Application Days (ESTAD) and the  9th European Continuous […]

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Concepts for reducing friction and wear

Your goals: Optimization of components with regard to wear resistance Selection and evaluation of optimal materials and coatings Optimization of […]

2 MW pilot plant

Your goals: Examination of burners, components and devices under operating conditions in trial operation with process and metallurgical gases from […]

Optimization of dedusting

Goals: Cost-effective inventory and assessment of existing plants with regard to dust emissions and the efficiency of dedusting Proposal and […]

Process models blast furnace frame

Your goals: Determination of the gap and position of the dead man Determination of filling level in the baking rack […]

Projects

INCERV – Ceramic hot gas fans

Initial situation: Use of metallic fans is only possible to a limited extent due to high temperature values in industrial […]

ELOTOP – Influences of the electro-galvanizing process on the surface topography alterations

Situation: The roughness of zinc coated steel flat products is a very important regarding the deep drawing properties and the […]

Schmelzinjekt2 – Recycling of zinc-containing filter dust

Initial situation: Quantity of zinc-containing filter dust from melting processes increases (Zn as corrosion protection) Up to now, recycling solution […]

NickelRück – Recovery of nickel from process waters of phosphating

Initial situation: Processes and waste water containing nickel are produced during the phosphating of steels Seizure of phosphating sludge after […]

Nanocarbides – Enhancing technological properties of tool steels by cryogenic treatment

Initial Position: Cryogenic treatment – adjunctive treatment in hardening and tempering process to improve wear resistance and toughness of tool […]