Wednesday August 5th, 2020

New support for research and development

On January 1, 2020, the Act on Tax Promotion of Research and Development (FZulG; BGBl I p. 2763) came into...

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Tuesday July 28th, 2020

The newly published technical book by Wolfgang Kollenberg gives a deep insight into the different processes of additive manufacturing of ceramic components.

The term "additive manufacturing" or "3-D printing" covers all processes used to build up moulded parts layer by layer on...

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Monday July 6th, 2020

Which is more expensive: 3D printing or conventional production?

Wir werden immer wieder gefragt, wie teuer denn 3D-gedruckte Keramikteile gegenüber konventionell gefertigten Teilen sind. Um eine sinnvolle Antwort geben zu können, muss diese Frage anhand von konkreten Bauteilen und von konkreten Herstellverfahren kalkuliert werden.

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Wednesday April 8th, 2020

3-D printing of natural stone for the preservation of monuments

Historical buildings and monuments were often made of sandstone. This has the advantage that it is easy to work with...

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Thursday April 2nd, 2020

Topology optimization for ceramic components

Even though ceramics is a "light" material, it makes sense for many applications to reduce the mass used to a...

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Friday March 13th, 2020

Communication possibilities of WZR in times of Corona

The corona virus has enormous effects, which affect all of us professionally as well. Conferences and trade fairs have been provisionally cancelled, business trips are avoided - personal contact will hardly be possible in the near future.

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Wednesday February 19th, 2020

New VDI Technical Committee “Additive Manufacturing – Ceramics

Additive manufacturing has been a topic at the VDI since 2003. With the guideline VDI 3404, the FA 105 (Technical...

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Thursday February 6th, 2020

Was ist Technische Keramik und wozu braucht man sie?

Wolfgang Kollenberg, WZR ceramic solutions GmbH   Technische Keramik – weit mehr als Porzellan Im Vergleich zu Metallen und Kunststoffen...

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Tuesday June 18th, 2019

Keramik aus dem 3D-Drucker

Die WZR ceramic solutions GmbH und das Museum KERAMION haben gemeinsam zu einem Wettbewerb „Keramik aus dem 3D-Drucker“ aufgerufen. Die...

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Thursday January 31st, 2019

3D Printing to Make Synthetic Fuels More Efficient and Cheaper

Jülich researchers together with WZR ceramic Solutions GmbH, the Greek Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, and the mineral oil group Hellenic Petroleum want to develop a 3D-printed membrane reactor with ultrathin cells for the production of synthetic fuels. This reactor is expected to be considerably more efficient and cost-effective than current devices, which, for the most part, are still at an experimental stage.

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