Further Forming Machines

Additive Manufacturing Machines

Material Testing Machines

  • Bulge-testing machine, 200 kN, Erichsen 142/20
  • four Universal testing machines, Zwick 1475 100 kN, Zwick SMZ250/SN5A, Zwick FR250SN.A4K, Allround Line, Zwick Z250 (2 x)
  • MarSurf XR 20, Mahr
  • Plastometer, 800 kN, self-built
  • Sheet metal testing machine Zwick BUP1000

Measurement Technology and Electronics

  • 3D-coordinate measurement machine, Zeiss PRISMO VAST 5 HTG (in cooperation with the "Institut für Spanende Fertigung", TU Dortmund University)
  • 3D-video measuring system, Optomess A250
  • 3MA-II Measurement System
  • Borehole device, Milling Guide RS 200 for residual stress measurement by strain gauges
  • Digital storage oscilloscope, 4 measuring channels, Tektronix TDS 420A
  • Density measurement system, IMETER V6 by MSB Breitwieser MessSysteme
  • Optical 3D digitizer: GOM ATOS Triple Scan (2 x), GOM TRITOP
  • Optical 3D deformation analysis: GOM ARAMIS 5M (2 x) and 4M (1 x), GOM ARGUS
  • Optical 3D motion analysis: GOM PONTOS 4M
  • Infrared Camera, Infratec VarioCam HD head 680 S, Resolution 1280 x 960 Pixel
  • Infrared measuring device, PYROSKOP 273 C
  • Keyence Laser: non-contact distance measurement
  • Large volume SEM, Mira XI by Visitec (in cooperation with the "Institut für Spanende Fertigung" and "Lehrstuhl für Werkstofftechnologie", TU Dortmund University)
  • Laser-based Photon-Doppler Velocimeter for the measurement of high workpiece velocities
  • Laser Surface Velocimeter (LSV): non-contact velocity measurement
  • Light optical microscope Axio Imager.M1m adapted for polarization, Zeiss AG
  • Multi-wavelength pyrometer, Williamson pro 100 series
  • Near infrared pyrometer, sensotherm Metis M 318
  • Near infrared pyrometer, Sensortherm Metis M 316
  • Optical frequency domain reflectometer ODiSI-B10 from Luna Technologies. System for the space- and time-resolved measurement of temperature and strain
  • Pontos 4M, GOM, dynamic 3D analysis, solution 2358 x 1728 pixel
  • Prism - Residual stress measurement based on hole-drilling and ESPI Residual stress measurement devices using borehole method
    • Air-abrasive procedure
    • High-speed procedure
  • Stresstech Xstress 3000 – X-ray diffractometer for measuring residual stresses
  • Thickness measuring device, Krautkrämer CL 304


  • 6-axes robot, industrial robot KUKA KR 90 R3700 prime K
  • Belt grinding machine, Baier PB-1200-100S
  • different machines for machining purposes
  • Etching and polishing station - LectoPol-5, Struers GmbH
  • High-frequency generator, 10 kW, Hüttinger Axio 10/450
  • High-performance metal circular saw, Häberle AL 380
  • Hydraulic power units and pressure intensifiers up to 4000 bar (3 x)
  • Hydrostatic roller burnishing tool, Ecoroll, HG13 and HG6
  • Industrial robot KUKA KR 30-3
  • Industrial robot KUKA-KR 5 sixx R650, 6-axes robot
  • Laser processing center, Trumpf LASERCELL TLC 1005
  • Measuring rack, Boxdorf HP-4-2082
  • Medium-frequency generator, 40 kW, Trumpf TruHeat 3040 und 7040, with coax transformer
  • Roll seam welding machine, Elektro-Schweißtechnik Dresden UN 63 pn
  • Tensile testing grinder, Schütz + Licht GmbH, PSM 2000
  • Tensile testing punch press, 1200 kN, Schütz + Licht GmbH ZS1200 CN
  • Turning machine, Weiler Condor VS2