Metalflow Alliance: Your gate to the full world of metal

Latest news from the metal industry

How Heraeus increases security for ID cards
New ultra-thin lead frame used for Radio Frequency Identification systems
Read more
How Constellium Singen gears up with technology from SMS group
Largest site from Conestellium in Germany receives new aluminium extrusion technology from SMS group.
Read more
Renewable energy - for a clean future
The renewable energy market has nowadays a momentum as hardly any other industry. New concepts are introduced weekly to operate photovoltaic (PV) plants even more efficiently.
Read more
Valve islands for highly available PROFINET environments
The AirLINE SP Type 8647 valve island by Bürkert Fluid Control Systems can be integrated in the distributed peripheral systems SIMATIC ET 200SP and ET 200SP HA by Siemens.
Read more
New surface roughness meter
To ensure compliance with relevant standards in the food and medical technology sector, Schoeller Werk will from now on use a new surface roughness meter (profilometer).
Read more
More performance in data communication
LEONI's ASi-5 cables are prepared for tomorrow’s IIoT requirements
Read more
Schaeffler and Audi remain technology partners in Formula E
The partners' shared success story in the electric racing series already spans five years
Read more
The new Moselle Bridge builds on 25k tons of steel from Dillinger
One of Germany’s highest and longest bridges has been opened
Read more
Digital twin: How virtual plants increase production efficiency
3D model simplifies planning, implementation, training and maintenance
Read more
With this campus, the SMS Group is setting a new focus on technology, service, digitization and
In Mönchengladbach, ultra-modern jobs with 5G infrastructure to be created by 2023
Read more
Why ABP Induction's products are chosen from customers
ABP Induction to supply two IFM-S Induction furnaces to Shandong in China.
Read more
New technology for a Chinese steel producer coming from Primetals Technologies
Primetals Technologies supplies new Arvedi ESP line to steel producer in Chinese Hebei Province
Read more
World first in Duisburg: thyssenkrupp uses hydrogen to fire its blast furnace - water vapor instead of CO2
NRW economics minister Pinkwart launches tests at thyssenkrupp into blast furnace use of hydrogen
Read more
LEAP Awards going to Bosch Rexroth’s CytroBox and Smart Function Kit
A silver award goes to Bosch Rexroth's CytroBox: The Hydraulic Power Unit of the Future - and a bronze Award goes to the Smart Function Kit
Read more
Rheinmetall receives major order from a worldwide leading car manufacturer from china
Modern lightweight pistons for gasoline engines with ring carrier and coolant gallery technology
Read more
This is why an international research team wins the KUKA Innovation Award 2019
A research team from the Universities of Leeds, Vanderbilt and Turin convinced the jury with their concept for robotic magnetic flexible endoscope for painless colorectal cancer screening, surveillance and intervention.
Read more
Despite a sluggish economy: ANDRITZ receives orders from Brazil and the USA
A pressure fiberizing plant and an evaporation system went to the company Berneck from Brazil. Steel Dynamics Inc. from the USA requested important furnace equipment.
Read more
Maximator developed pulse testing technology
Innovation from Thuringia: The MAXIMATOR GmbH from Nordhausen contributes significantly to the further development of internal combustion engines and the optimization of efficient test systems.
Read more
Salzgitter AG enters the field of commercial hydrogen production
The Salzgitter Wind Hydrogen energy project gathers pace: Goal is to achieve low-CO2 steelmaking based on Salzgitter’s innovative SALCOS® technology concept.
Read more
The world's largest clutch-operated screw press from SMS group
China-based AVIC Shaanxi Hongyuan Aviation Forging Co., Ltd, in partnership with SMS group, has put the world's largest clutch-operated screw press into operation at its site in Xi’an, Shaanxi Province, China.
Read more
Apply now! Start-ups for wire 2020 and Tube 2020
The Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) supports young, innovative entrepreneurs at the leading Düsseldorf trade fairs for wire, cable and tubes.
Read more
Turns in only one direction
The roller bearing design of RINGSPANN’s FZ freewheels offers space advantages in construction.
Read more
New simulation process that revolutionizes materials science
The Freudenberg Innovation Award was presented to the “Atomistic Simulations” project as an outstanding innovation example.
Read more
Measurement of plastic pipes from the inside of the pipe head
At K 2019, SIKORA presented the new CENTERWAVE 6000 NEXT “to the pipe head” for the first time.
Read more
New thermally conductive adhesives for manual applications
Polytec PT has added three products to its extensive range of thermally conductive adhesives, which can be easily processed from side-by-side cartridges.
Read more

Browse facts and opportunities by market

Check out details and services