AGES invest in Rheocasting for production of semi solid casted components.

February 28, 2019

The agreement between AGES and Comptech states that besides the equipment and know how AGES will be participating in R&D projects as certified partner focusing on Scandinavian and European automotive industry.

Picture above: the schematic cell that has been designed for AGES

Picture above: the schematic cell that has been designed for AGES

Quote by Mr. Anders Magnusson, CEO AGES Industri AB:
Within AGES, we act to be at the forefront of processes and technology development. Within the Aluminum casting business area, we see a potential for new products and solutions with the Reho Casting process. Through our investment and cooperation with Comptech, we are building a platform for the next generation of aluminum parts.

Quote by Mr. Anders Magnusson, CEO AGES Industri AB:

Within AGES, we act to be at the forefront of processes and technology development. Within the Aluminum casting business area, we see a potential for new products and solutions with the Reho Casting process. Through our investment and cooperation with Comptech, we are building a platform for the next generation of aluminum parts.

Quote by Per Jansson, CEO and owner of Comptech AB:

The agreement with AGES is the shape of integrated and openminded cooperation as we at Comptech needs strong partners for further development and in AGES we see a great potential to increase the engineering capacity needed for the eMobility transformation that is taking place right now.

About AGES Industri AB

AGES is a major component producer located in Sweden and China with 7 sites in total.  The main market offer is components based on casting, machining and welding. The aluminum  production are based at our sites in Unnaryd and Kulltorp, Sweden.

About Comptech

Comptech is an innovative foundry group with production in Sweden and in China.  In total 200 people work at Comptech, most of them at the volume facility in Suzhou.  R&D center is based in Skillingaryd, Sweden.  Almost all R&D efforts has been based on Rheocasting and among recent results leak free components and components with high thermal conductivity (180 W/mK) and high strength has now entered the market.

For further information:

Anders Magnusson                                                      Staffan Zetterström
CEO AGES Industri AB                                               Manager marketing and sales
+46705420150
anders.magnusson@ages.se