Hubert Koch awarded Innovation Prize

May 8, 2018 | Dr. Hubert Koch has been awarded the Innovation Prize of the German Foundry Industry (BDG). The longtime Director of Research & Development at TRIMET Aluminum SE received the prize for the development of new aluminium alloys, among other things.

With his developments and numerous publications, Koch has made a significant contribution to the functional and quality-compliant production of structural parts for the automotive industry in pressure die casting processes, BDG President Erwin Flender emphasized in his laudation.

The “Innovation Prize of the German Foundry Industry – Peter R. Sahm” is awarded to companies or persons who have made a special contribution to the development of materials, processes and products in the casting industry.