Guy Claus

It has emerged from a recent survey that corrosion and protection against corrosion are important issues for many organisations and building companies. Therefore Sirris, BIL and VOM have organised an afternoon workshop titled, ‘Protecting steel structures against corrosion’, which takes place on 26 October. Powder coating specialist HaTwee’s contribution goes deeper into how you can achieve long-term protection.

Guy Claus

It has emerged from a recent survey that corrosion and protection against corrosion are important issues for many organisations and building companies. Therefore Sirris, BIL and VOM have organised an afternoon workshop titled, ‘Protecting steel structures against corrosion’, that is taking place on 26 October’. BIL’s contribution goes into greater detail of why protection is necessary.

Ilse Evenepoel

Foundry products are - and will remain - a crucial basis for many end products. This is why Sirris is making its more than 60 years of experience and expertise available to the sector and its customers, along with its prototype foundries and testing laboratories. But there's more: in April, at the request of several industrial players, Sirris began a six-part course in foundry technology in order to stimulate knowledge transfer even more.

Benjamin Vandeputte

The eleventh Dutch-language Welding Symposium is taking place on 24 and 25 November 2015. Once again this exciting event, organised by the Belgian Welding Institute together with the Netherlands Welding Institute, will be presenting themed sessions and lectures.

Andries Reymer

Starting a business in an online environment is regarded as low risk and easy scalable. Today, thanks to Additive Manufacturing technology, this goes for manufacturing hardware too. Creating hardware doesn’t need to be "hard".

Benjamin Vandeputte

At times things got lively during the well-attended event organized by Sirris and Agoria on 30 March. Representatives of foundries and their customers presented their views of today and tomorrow and provided each other with feedback and tips. Foundries have a future in Belgium, provided that the necessary effort is made...

Benjamin Vandeputte

The 11th 2-day Dutch-language Welding Symposium will take place at the 'Stuurboord Antwerpen' on 24 and 25 November 2015. Together with their colleagues from the Netherlands Welding Institute, the Belgian Welding Institute takes pleasure in inviting you to participate in the Symposium.

Benjamin Vandeputte

On March 30 at the ‘Casting provides the route to tomorrow’s products’ event, the focus won’t only be on new foundry furnaces and surrounding services at the Zwijnaarde site, but also on the other initiatives for the foundry industry and consumers of foundry work. Some fascinating lectures and a panel discussion moderated by Marc Lambotte, CEO of Agoria, complete the programme.

Benjamin Vandeputte

This spring Sirris Zwijnaarde's activities with the foundry sector and its customers will be gathering momentum. The new foundry furnaces have already been commissioned and passed the initial tests with flying colours. Just before the 'Casting tomorrow's products' event later on this month, the seventh edition of the 'European Cast Iron Meeting' scientific event will take place.

Benjamin Vandeputte

The event 'Casting provides the route to tomorrow’s products' on 30 March will not just be focusing on the latest ovens recently installed at Zwijnaarde and the related services, but also on other initiatives for the foundries sector and customers for casting products.