NIWE stakeholders meeting

Last  16th of October NIWE Project celebrated a Stakeholder´s meeting in Brussels. Partners of the NIWE Project presented all achievements and developments to the attendees. The main objective of this meeting was to present and comment, within a selected and reduced audience, the innovations of NIWE project to the European foundry industry. In this stakeholders [...]

NIWE project was present in the 73rd World Foundry Congress (WFC)

The NIWE partner TECNALIA participated in the 73rd World Foundry Congress (WFC) and presented an abstract of the project NIWE (“New induction wireless efficient manufacturing process furnaces”) in this remarkable event. There was not only an abstract in the proceedings but a specific presentation of the project and the full paper of the project could [...]

NIWE at the European Sustainable Energy Week

Last  5th June the NIWE coordinator CIRCE, had the chance of presenting the latest results of the project at the  EU Sutainable Energy Week ( EUSEW), to European stakeholders of the energy sector. The presentation “Wireless Power Transfer solutions for energy efficient furnaces and industrial applications” showed the properties of the induction concept applied to [...]

Partners AFV and Tecnalia disseminated the NIWE project in 30th Biemh – 2018

Between the 28th of May and the 1st of June, the partners AFV and Tecnalia disseminated the NIWE project in the BIEMH fair, “Bienal Española de Máquina-Herramienta” to all attendees to this international event. In year more than 42,000 people have visited the 30th edition of BIEMH. BIEMH fair is committed to showcase the most [...]


Last 19th and 20th of February the partner AFV participated in INTERGUNE+ 2018 and disseminated the NIWE project to all attendees to this international event. INTERGUNE+ is the Forum of Internationalization of Euskadi, a meeting point and a reference date to do business with an international vocation in the Basque Country. During these two days, different stakeholder [...]

The Spanish Television covers the innovations of NIWE

Television Española TVE, the national state-owned television broadcaster in Spain, has produced a report describing the innovations carried out by the NIWE project. The journalist of TVE visited the foundry pilot plant of Tecnalia in Vizcaya to interview the NIWE partner Antón Meléndez, who explained all the details of the new induction concept for [...]

Great success of the 4.0 High Pressure Die Casting structural parts international forum

On 23rd of November 2017, TECNALIA organized a 4.0 HPDC (High Pressure Die Casting) International Forum in Bizkaia Scientific and Technology Park, in Zamudio (Bizkaia). In this forum, companies of high pressure die casting, technology suppliers, raw materials companies of the value chain, for the development of the design, implementation and use of structural parts [...]

NIWE project was present at SUBCONTRATACIÓN’17, International Fair of Manufacturing Processes and Equipment

Between the 6th and 8th of June 2017 took place the trade-show "SUBCONTRATACIÓN 2017, International Trade Fair for Processes and Equipment for Manufacturing" which was held simultaneously with the FERROFORMA, FITMAQ, MAINTENANCE , PUMPS & VALVES and ADDIT3D at Bilbao Exibition Center (BEC, Bizkaia). A total of 19.200 professionals from 71 countries attended all the [...]

In June will be done the start-up and testing of the WPT and the furnace

In May was delivered to TECNALIA the WPT (Wireless Power Transfer) lab scale prototype of 100 kW for iron and steel Sectors. This systems will be tested over a Furnace provided by ONDARLAN. Although the system is designed to be used to maintain the metal molten, it will be tested to melt iron and steel. [...]