Heat treatments laboratory

AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH

Braunau am Inn - Ranshofen | Website

Large equipment

Short Description

LKR provides laboratory infrastructure for adjusting strength parameters of alloys, optimizing heat treatments and achieving energy savings on laboratory scale.

Contact Person

Dr. mont. Carina Schlögl

Research Services

• Inert gas heat treatments
• Heat treatment in an oil bath
• Cooling in a water bath
• Homogenizing
• Soft annealing
• Stabilizing annealing
• Solution annealing
• Artificial ageing

Methods & Expertise for Research Infrastructure

Protective gas furnace (Hofmann)
• Temperature range: room temperature to 550°C

4 solution annealing furnaces (Nabertherm)
• Temperature range: room temperature to 650°C

2 artificial ageing furnaces (Heraeus)
• W=554mm, H=644mm, D=503mm
• Max. temperature: 300°C

Artificial ageing furnace (Vötsch Industrietechnik)
• Max. temperature: 250°C

Climatic chamber
• Corrosion test
• Humidity changes
• Temperature changes

Water bath (Haake)

Oil bath (Haake)

Temperature data recorder (Eurotherm)

Allocation to Core Facility

Forming Technology Laboratory

Dr. mont. Carina Schlögl
Center for Low-Emission Transport
+43 50550 6941

Helmut Kilian
Center for Low-Emission Transport
+43 50550 6911
The use is to be agreed in each case.