GF Casting Solutions Werdohl GmbH

Aluminum high-pressure die-casting

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Founded in 1853, the plant in Werdohl is the production site of GF Casting Solutions with the longest history. Today, about 335 employees work at the modern die-casting plant that was taken over in 1999 by GF Casting Solutions.

With in-house CNC machining and assembly departments, the plant contributes with high efficiency to the manufacturing of casting solutions from raw parts up to ready-to-mount die-cast components in aluminum for passenger cars and commercial vehicles. Main products today are engine blocks, transmission housings for passenger cars and commercial vehicles as well as more and more castings for electric vehicles; for example, battery housings and electric gearboxes.

Materials

All standardized aluminium alloys

Certification

  • IATF 16949
  • ISO 14001
  • BS OHSAS 18001
  • ISO 50001

Quality Assurance

  • Spectral analysis
  • Coordinate measuring machines
  • Optical 3D measuring system GOM
  • Testing equipment for x-ray, computer tomography, leak tests and customer-specific tests
  • QS-Labour

Production Program

  • 4-cylinder-engine block in 4 different types
  • 8-speed automatic gearboxes with more than 50 raw-part variations
  • Reduced extents of manual gearbox housings
  • Commercial vehicle gearbox housings
  • Components for electric vehicles, e.g. battery housings or electric transmission housings

 

Special Features

  • State-of-the-art casting cells up to the largest clamping force range available on the market 4,400 tons
  • Fully automatic CNC machining, cleaning, tightness test and assembly of cast components. Ready-to-mount solutions delivered to the assembly line of the customer
  • Own maintenance for tooling, machines and buildings
  • Computer-assisted design (CAD), casting simulation and tool manufacturing (CAM)

 

Address

GF Casting Solutions Werdohl GmbH
Schlesinger Straße 1
58791 Werdohl
Germany

info dot wd dot cs #at# georgfischer dot com

Marcus Wackermann
Managing Director
GF Casting Solutions Werdohl GmbH