Leichtmetallkompetenzzentrum Ranshofen GmbH

The LKR Leichtmetallkompetenzzentrum Ranshofen of the AIT Austrian Institute of Technology leads the way in developing high-grade light metal alloys, ensuring their sustainable and energy-efficient processing by means of wire-based additive manufacturing and innovative moulding and shaping processes, developing functionally integrated lightweight components and recycling them.

Key Activities

  • Light Metal Alloy Development
  • Lightweight Design
  • Casting Technologies
  • Forming Technologies
  • Numerical Process & Component Simulation
  • Wire-based Additive Manufacturing (WAM)


  • AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH 100%


LKR Leichtmetallkompetenzzentrum
Ranshofen GmbH

Lamprechtshausenerstraße 61
5282 Ranshofen
Tel.:+ 43-50550-6900