The 2nd day, 29.06.2011

Crowds of visitors walked throught the halls on the second day. We talked to exhibitors auch as Danieli Automation or Foseco and took photos in the halls of GIFA 2011. A photo gallery shows exhibits and some snapshots.

Video reports:

Foseco introduces new process to make ductile iron

Foseco has brought an innovation to Düsseldorf that is new for the foundry world: A special process to make ductile iron. Heinz Nelissen, CEO of Foseco Foundry Division Vesuvius Group, explained how this exactly works and what advantages come with it.

Danieli Automation with equipment for the steel industry

Danieli Automation produces special instrumentation for the steel industry. The vice president sales & marketing Enrico Plazzogna showed three important products to our reporter such as a small profile gage and a measuring system for continuous casters based on optical technology.

Achenbach Buschhütten and flatness measuring mills

Axel E. Barten is President and CEO of Achenbach Buschhütten and talked to our reporter Emily Whigham about the success of the family-owned business. He also introduces an innovation, a flatness measuring mill.