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59th GfT Conference

From 24.09.18 to 26.09.18 the 59th GfT conference took place in Göttingen. Approx. 250 participants took part in the conference.

The BFI was represented with 2 lectures on current RFCS projects:

“Use of oil-free lubricants for cold and hot rolling of flat material (Project RollOilFree)”.

The project partners in this project are: BFI, Carl Bechem GmbH, TKSE, Luxcontrol SA, Hydro Aluminium Rolled Products, Swerea Mefos AB and ArcelorMittal Eisenhüttenstadt GmbH

and

“Reduction of wear on pinch roll in hot strip mill (Project ReduWearGuid)” – The project partners in this project are: BFI, TKSE, FCT Ingenieur Keramik GmbH, SSSA, Fraunhofer Gesellschaft, ILVA and Quaker Chemical.

Both projects started in July 2016 with a duration of 42 months.