The Open Innovation Research Cluster

for Non-Ferrous Metals at RWTH Aachen University

MAGMA

Gießereitechnologie Gesellschaft für Gießerei-, Simulations- und Regeltechnik mbH

Dr. Marc C. Schneider
MAGMA Gießereitechnologie Gesellschaft für Gießerei-, Simulations- und Regeltechnik mbH, Kackertstr. 11, 52072 Aachen, B. R. Deutschland

MAGMA is the strategic partner of the metal casting industry. We develop leading edge technology and strive to implement this in reliable simulation software tools, which balance the complexity of the metal casting process with ease-of-use.  By combining casting process knowledge with simulation competence, MAGMA partners with our customers to use our expertise to their advantage in the profitable optimization of castings and casting processes.  With a commitment to casting excellence, we actively work with our customers to integrate the progressive technology of simulation into their operations.  In this way, we aim to expand the potential of casting processes and contribute to the competitiveness of cast components.

MAGMA’s Objectives in AMAP

Through its participation in AMAP, MAGMA is following, among others, the objectives:

  • Shortened development times and improved capabilities to realize new developments, especially through access to the expert knowledge available at the university institutes and industrial partners.
  • Generating and early access to new ideas for possible future developments and products, possibly also in areas with are not currently part of our core business
  • Helping to develop and to meet qualified young researches and engineers as potential future employees in research and development