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Steel, 3. Forming

  1. Herbert Wiegels1,
  2. Horst M. Aichinger2,
  3. Friedhelm Sänger3,
  4. Harold Walter4,
  5. Rolf Kümmerling5,
  6. Ulrich Uhl6,
  7. Werner Decker7,
  8. Roger Pankert8

Published Online: 15 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.o25_o02

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Wiegels, H., Aichinger, H. M., Sänger, F., Walter, H., Kümmerling, R., Uhl, U., Decker, W. and Pankert, R. 2011. Steel, 3. Forming. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    RWTH Aachen, Institut für Bildsame Formgebung, Aachen, Germany

  2. 2

    VDEh, Düsseldorf, Germany

  3. 3

    Universität–Gesamthochschule Duisburg, Germany

  4. 4

    Dortmund, Germany

  5. 5

    Vallourec & MannesmannTubes Deutschland GmbH, Düsseldorf, Germany

  6. 6

    Hattingen, Germany

  7. 7

    Industrieverband Deutscher Schmieden e.V., Hagen-Ernst, Germany

  8. 8

    Union Miniere, Balen, Belgium

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 OCT 2011


The article contains sections titled:

1.1.Causes of Plasticity
1.3.Cold Forming
1.4.Hot Forming
1.5.Forming Processes
1.6.Aims of Forming Technology
1.6.1.Combination of Casting and Forming
1.6.2.Thermomechanical Treatment
1.6.3.Simulation of Forming Processes
1.6.4.Quality Information Systems
2.Hot Working
2.1.Reheating Furnaces
2.2.Hot Rolling
2.2.1.Semifinished Products
2.2.2.Flat Products
2.2.3.Long Products
2.3.1.Open Die Forging
2.3.2.Closed Die Forging
3.Cold Rolling
3.5.Skin-Pass Rolling
3.6.Stainless Steels
3.7.Future Developments