VOL. 19 May ISSUE YEAR 2018


As a supplier of complete surface treatment systems Rösler Oberflächentechnik GmbH is global market leader in the field of mass finishing and shot blast equipment, paint and preservation lines as well as consumables and process technologies for the optimum surface treatment (deburring, descaling, de-sanding, polishing, surface grinding, corrosion protection) of work pieces made from metal and other materials. MFN had the opportunity to sit down with Mr. Rüdiger Böhm, global R & D manager mass finishing at Rösler, and to talk with him about his company and how he sees the future development of industrial surface finishing and surface preparation.

As a technology leader in mass finishing machines, OTEC develops and produces innovative machine designs for perfect surface processing. The grinding and polishing systems, which are exclusively "Made in Germany", offer an ideal solution in terms of precision and cost efficiency. For almost 20 years, the company's motto "Perfect surfaces worldwide" has shaped all our inventions and patents, as well as the actions of our entire team. Managing Director Soran Jota answers some questions about the company’s development in recent years.

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Science Update

Author : Tomokazu Sano

Standards Forum

Author : Paul Huyton

Good Vibrations

Author : Paolo Redaelli

Off the Beaten Track

Author : Giovanni Gregorat

From Editor's Desk

Author : Andrzej Wojtas