Innovations and sustainable solutions at GF

For decades, innovation has been the engine propelling our business forward. Our four divisions are constantly working on new solutions with a strong benefit our customers.

GF is a global business player and a market and technology leader. To remain in this top position, GF carries out extensive research and development activities. More information are available in our Corporate Reports 2022.

GF is showcasing its innovations

For over 200 years, innovations have been key to the success of GF. Every three years, the company provides detailed insights into its innovations at the GF Capital Market Day. With several exhibits, GF presents its current projects and newest applications, showing how the company finds and develops solutions for customer's challenges.

At the last Capital Market Day in 2022, with Water as a service, GF Piping Systems showed how it can provide access to alternative water sources for the sustainable and high-quality purification of process and drinking water, together with partners. At GF Casting Solutions, so-called Big Castings were on display, with which the division is making another important contribution to sustainable mobility. GF Machining Solutions provided insights into the Factory of the future, which enables efficient manufacturing processes thanks to automation and highest precision.

Explore innovation highlights from the divisions

A picture displaying ELGEF Plus pipes from GFPS GFPS Big Dimensions

BIG ELGEF Plus I Big dimension PE system

Sustainable large diameter solutions in PE (polyethylene) make your advanced piping networks easier, faster and more economical. Big diversity with no limits in designing your piping networks

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High-pressure die-casting

With multiple aluminum and magnesium alloys, GF Casting Solutions sets top standards for high-pressure die-casting components, offering the entire value chain from raw casting to the final component.

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Industries - Medical - Your trusted partner in Medical Device manufacturing

From 3D Direct Metal Printing and Laser texturing to Milling, EDM, Tooling and Automation—GF Machining Solutions delivers solutions that help drive product innovation in medical device manufacturing, which includes mold tools for medical consumables, orthopedic and dental implants and superstructures.

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Specialized Solutions

Professional project support for optimum planning, installation and operation of plastic piping systems.

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Our solutions for alternative drive systems

What are the consequences of current automotive industry trends for GF Casings Solutions' foundries and product portfolio? Find out how GF Casting Solutions is helping to shape the change of mobility!

A picture displaying how GFCS uses precion casting GFCS Precision Casting

Precision casting

Industrial manufacturing technology based on the lost-wax process used in the aerospace and energy industry to produce turbine blades and structural parts with complex shapes and cooling systems.

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Training Academy

GF Machining Solutions Academy underscores its “Passion for Education” with new value-adding training to help customers unlock the full potential of their machines. Knowledge is key in manufacturing today, as topics, capabilities and training itself are changing.