Minister Neubaur hands over funding decisions for thyssenkrupp and BFI cooperation project

On February 02, 2023 NRW Economics and Climate Protection Minister Mona Neubaur handed over funding decisions from the state totaling […]

VDEh-Betriebsforschungsinstitut (BFI) with new dual leadership

Düsseldorf. The VDEh-Betriebsforschungsinstitut (BFI) has a new top management: Michael Hensmann (58) and Dr. Matthias Kozariszczuk (51) are the new […]

7th project meeting DESTINY

On November 22nd and 23rd, 2022 the 7th project meeting for the SPIRE project “Development of an efficient microwave system […]

RFCS project “Embedded real-time analysis of continuous casting for machine-supported quality optimisation” (RealTimeCastSupport)

The second meeting for the RFCS project “Embedded real-time analysis of continuous casting for machine-supported quality optimisation” (RealTimeCastSupport) took place […]

2nd project meeting DissHeat

On October 19 and 20, 2022, the 2nd project meeting for the RFCS project “Valor-isation and dissemination of the heating […]

BFI Film and Flyer

Here we present our new BFI film and flyer. The BFI offers innovative ideas and converts them into tailor-made, operational […]

Real laboratory of the energy transition makes steel production more sustainable thanks to hydrogen

Press Release With H2Steel, a real laboratory for the energy transition is being launched at the largest European steel location […]

The BFI supports you in the application, preparation and monitoring of funding projects

Situation: Many companies in the process industry are very interested in participating in publicly funded projects on new innovative R&D […]

Free workshop on minimizing sinter degradation

A free webinar on MinSiDeg will take place on Tuesday 21st of June 2022 between 10:00 a.m. and 12:45 p.m. […]

HUMAINE Spring Reception on March 18, 2022

The HUMAINE project consortium had invited to the spring reception at the O-Werk on the technology and start-up campus of […]

Save the date: BFI-Colloquium on May 11, 2022

In 2022, the BFI again wants to inform you about the results of current research projects and new research ideas […]


The kick-off-meeting for the RFCS project “Green Steel for Europe” (GREENSTEEL) took place on 16th of January 2020 at premises […]