Mr. Volker Lüdecke
Technical Director at Burghardt + Schmidt GmbH
Volker Lüdecke has been with Burghardt & Schmidt GmbH over 20 years and is holding the position of the Technical Director. Additionally, he has more than 30 years experiences in this industry. Volker has intensely developed the product portfolio of Burghardt + Schmidt over the years. In particular he created the progressive foundation for the engineering of the Stretch-Bend-Leveling lines. Moreover, he has gained a vast knowledge of thin gauge slitting over many years of close collaboration with B+S´s customers.
Dr. Lutz Henrich
General Manager at Schnutz GmbH
Dr. Lutz Henrich completed his studies in mechanical engineering sciences. After his studies, he decided to scientifically investigate sheet metal leveling in his PhD. In addition, it helped him to understand the importance of leveling at very young age. He has been working in the field of sheet metal forming technology for more than 25 years. Furthermore, he has gained extensive practical experience to his theoretical background over the years. Since 2007, he is the general manager of Schnutz.
Mr. Rüdiger Uhlitz
General Manager Sales at Neuenkamp GmbH
Rüdiger Uhlitz has been with Messerfabrik Neuenkamp GmbH for 22 years and currently holds the position of General Manager of Sales. Starting as a technical engineer in tool production, he was promoted to technical sales in 1995 and became a specialist for all kind of slitter tooling products and applications. For more than 15 years, he has been responsible for international sales in Europe, North America, Asia, and Russia. He has supported numerous projects of leading steel processing customers worldwide with his expertise.