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Aluinfos and News
The chairman of Wieland-Werke in Ulm, Harald Kroener, is the new president of the WirtschaftsVereinigung Metalle (WVM). Kroener follows Oliver Bell, who had stepped down from his office at the end of March. The reason behind was a professional change to a company outside of the non-ferrous-metal industry.
During the first quarter of 2015 there were increases in the production of raw aluminium, semi-finished aluminium products and aluminium castings. Aluminium conversion began 2015 with a slight minus. Volumes are expected to develop in an upward direction.
GDA has produced two teaching DVDs about aluminium in co-operation with MedienLB, Munich, the producer of media for curricula and standards of education. Both DVDs are available in German, English and Turkish.
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GDA announces the International Aluminium Pressure Die Casting Competition 2014. Partners in organising the competition are the Federation of the German Foundry Industry (BDG) the WKO (Austrian Economic Chamber) and the Swiss Aluminium Association (alu.ch).
Since the 1930s the GDA collects aluminium-related books and articles. It is accessible to the general public and it also contains literature on magnesium and titanium. The library’s archives contain one of the most extensive collections of information on aluminium in Germany – all well documented and edited.