Improved UHS coating formulations for agricultural machinery technology
To meet the increased demands on the surfaces of agricultural machinery, a coatings manufacturer improved the formulations of its UltraHighSolid systems (UHS) for agricultural machinery. This enabled VOC emissions and drying times to be reduced.
20 years of Fraunhofer Cleaning
In the 2000s, the question of cleaning processes and associated competencies arose among the Fraunhofer institutes. This was soon followed by the birth of the Fraunhofer Cleaning Technology Alliance. This alliance is now celebrating its 20th anniversary under the name Fraunhofer Cleaning.
New guide for the safe use of AI in automotive engineering
In order to be able to use artificial intelligence (AI) smoothly in production in the future, an automotive manufacturer commissioned the Fraunhofer Institutes IPA and IAO to conduct an accompanying study. The result was a comprehensive guide with recommendations for action.
New Qualicoat additional label for best aluminum corrosion protection
Highest corrosion protection is offered by pre-anodized and coated aluminum products in accordance with the international Qualicoat quality mark. A new addition to the specifications is the new "PreOx" label.
Parts2clean, High Purity, Cleaning Processes: Interview with Gerhard Koblenzer, CEO LPW
High Purity is the main theme of Parts2clean 2023 and a major topic in component cleaning. In an interview with Gerhard Koblenzer, CEO of LPW, Surface Technology Online Editor-in-Chief Oliver Missbach discusses this topic.
The 5th DeburringExpo from October 10 to 12, 2023 presents innovations and trends in deburring and the production of precision surfaces. Our exclusive trade show special contains visitor information, exhibitor news and technical info about the trade show.