Yearly Archives: 2015


The IPT aluminium prototype is ready and able to melt 300 Kg of aluminium in 3 hours

Irún, Spain. 17/09/2015 During the month of September the NIWE partner CIRCE proceeded to the commissioning and start-up of the 100kW prototype IPT system for aluminium at TECNALIA’s facilities in the municipality of Irún. The prototype worked according to the expectations and maintained 400 kG of aluminium the furnace of KROWN. In recent tests, the [...]


Dusseldorf, Germany. 16/06/2015 The partners of NIWE project Tecnalia, AFV, Krown and Furesa attended the largest and most competitive fair in the world of foundry industry. The 13th International Foundry Fair (GIFA), was held in Dusseldorf (Germany), between June 16th and June 20th, gathering some of the main companies, research centers and experts of this [...]

The partner AFV showed NIWE´s developments at SUBCONTRATACIÓN, International Fair of Manufacturing Processes and Equipment

Bizkaia, Spain 09/06/2015 Between the 26th and 29th of May took place the trade-show “FERROFORMA, SUBCONTRATACIÓN, FITMAQ, PUMPS & VALVES and MAINTENANCE” at Bilbao Exibition Center (BEC, Bizkaia). The NIWE partner AFV, was present at this event representing the consortium of the project. AFV had a stand there where they could show and inform all [...]

NIWE celebrated a new General Assembly at CIRCE’s headquarters

Zaragoza (Spain) Last 29th of April, CIRCE hosted the General Assembly of the project NIWE at its headquarters in Zaragoza (Spain). During the meeting a review of the status of the project was done. Actually the project is given an important step forward addressing the demonstration of the new heating systems. In the particular case [...]