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White Papers


Max Diedering
Metallographer, Management laboratory-Services
Senior-Expert for Metallography & refractometry

+49 8106 9941 14


Simon Löhe
Metallographer, group leader of Laboratory-Services Munich
Expert in failure analysis and metallography
+49 8106 9941 17


Dr. Ulrike Rantzsch
Environmental simulation
Head of Laboratory Services Leipzig

+49 341 392981 68


Kristina Trenz
Head of Laboratory Services Saarland
Laboratory-Services of material testing

+49 8106 9941 54



In over 30 years and over 15,000 projects with 2,000 customers a partner network developed, an abridgement is following:

Through our close cooperation with Allianz Zentrum für Technik AZT - a leading specialist in damage analysis and prevention - we can offer you cumulative expertise in damage analysis!

80th Anniversary of AZT: Dr. Johannes Stoiber and Dr. Julius Nickl talked about the history of close cooperation.

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Materialkunde e.V.


Technical-scientific society of materials science and materials engineering. Founded in 1919 in Berlin.

C&CS catalysts and chemical specialities - a division of GWP
Catalysis is the most important industrial process. C&CS delivers selected catalysts and adsorbents of the most important European manufacturers to hundreds of customers. If you are concerned with reforming, endogas, inert gases, purification, PSA, bleaching clays, active carbon, hydrogen, …, then C&CS is your expert partner with experience of 1,000 projects and 20 years. C&CS is authorized dealer of CLARIANT.

Gesellschaft für Umweltsimulation e.V.


GWP has been a member of GUS e.V. since 2017 (Society for Environmental Simulation). Through this network, we can offer our customers concentrated knowledge on the subject of environmental simulation in the fields of electrical engineering and electronics, automotive engineering, civil engineering, aerospace and materials research. Through professional exchange in conferences, seminars and working groups, GWP is always up to date with the latest developments and thus your contact in the field of environmental simulation.

Key to Metals AG & Total Materia Key to Metals AG is the developer of Total Materia, the world’s most comprehensive materials database, and has provided the engineering community with its invaluable resource for nearly two decades.

The standard Total Materia data set for over 450,000 metallic and non-metallic materials provides, chemical compositions, mechanical and physical properties, heat treatment diagrams,properties at elevated temperatures, corrosion data and welding information for international materials.

Free trial Total Materia

There is a close relationship together with the experts of analytics of Siemens Corporate Research and Technologies providing high-end methods like ToF-SIMS for surface analysis, GC-MS for chemical analysis, FIB and analytical TEM for electron microscopy or µXRD for X-ray analysis

VEMAS innovativ (Innovation Network Mechanical Engineering Saxony)


Due to constantly increasing demands on materials in the field of mechanical engineering, the topic of quality assurance is becoming more and more important. 40 years of experience make GWP a competent partner. The VEMAS network offers platforms for technology transfer, exchange of knowledge and experience, development of synergies and much more. With this knowledge and our infrastructural possibilities, we can offer our customers a wide range of testing services.

strucTEMist unser Experte für mikroskopische Strukturanalysen mittels digitaler Lichtmikroskopie, Rasterelektronenmikroskopie, Transmissionselektronenmikroskopie. wissenschaftlichen Bildanalysen & 3D- Rekonstruktionen. Analyse-Schwerpunkte sind Pharmazie, Kosmetika & Life Sciences

AMZ (Automotive Supplier Saxony)


Since 1977, GWP has been supporting renowned customers from the automotive industry in the areas of quality assurance, failure analysis and material development. By networking via the AMZ network, we can further expand our know-how and thus respond even more specifically to the increasingly complex tasks.

Society for Materials Testing
Ensuring quality | Accompanying development | Analyzing damage | Passing on knowledge

GWP Gesellschaft für Werkstoffprüfung mbH
Georg-Wimmer-Ring 25
85604 Zorneding/München

Tel. +49 8106 994110
Fax +49 8106 994111

Handelsregister München
HRB 53245
USt.-IdNr. DE131179893

General Manager
Dr. Julius Nickl