Dipl. Ing. (FH) Andreas Ott

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Professional Experience

  • Expert for foundry planning (light metal casting) with more than 20years experience in project management.
  • Project manager for planning and implementation of foundry facilities light metal casting in the automotive industry.
  • Specialist for process automation and process optimisation

Focus areas

  • Graduate Engineer (1994)
  • Project Engineer Production Technology (1994 – 1999)
  • Project engineer R&D in measuring and control technology (1999 – 2001)
  • Project engineer for planning foundry facilities (2001 – 2012)
  • Freelance consultant and interim manager for engineering planning and process optimisation in lightmetalcasting (since 2012)

Reference Projects

  • Foundry planning in automotive industry
  • Light metal casting: (Pressure die casting, Low pressure die casting, Gravity casting)
  • Design engineering, Project management
  • Planning and realizing fully automated facilities for founding and machining aluminium parts
  • Process optimisation, lean manufacturing and industry 4.0

Selected Reference Projects:

  • 5 pressure die casting cells (DCM 4.000to) at an automobile manufacturer
  • 8 magnesium die casting cells at an automobile manufacturer
  • 2 pressure die casting cells (DCM 3.200to) fully automated with machining operations at an international automotive supplier (tier-1) in the US
  • Dismounting and rebuilding a magnesium casting plant at an international automotive supplier (tier-1) after a fire damage
  • Implementation and commissioning of a fully chained casting line (Low pressure die casting) and machining at an international automotive supplier (tier-1)