VDMA specifications online

20.02.2019
The database "VDMA Specifications" contains the full text of the VDMA Specifications.
28.02.2018
The entire range of VDMA specifications is exclusively available to member companies at my.VDMA.

ISO TC 306 WG 4

ISO standard blasting equipment ISO/TC 306 WG 4 "Cleaning and finishing machinery"
The project for an ISO standard on blasting equipment has started successfully. Five ISO member countries will actively participate in the committee. First international meeting in Milan.
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Downloads for members

VDMA 24364 as download for our members
VDMA members have drawn up requirements for the testing and classification of products for use in lacquer-processing production areas in a standard sheet.
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Compendium Surface Technology

Compendium surface technology
What are the requirements for design and construction, environmental protection and occupational safety in international target markets? The compendium surface technology compiles relevant regulations and sources.
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Energy efficiency

09.04.2019
With the new promotional package, the BMWi and KfW are simplifying the application process for subsidies in the field of energy efficiency.
01.04.2019
Energy efficiency is an important prerequisite for the success of the energy transition and the achievement of climate targets. With the regional VDMA network Ostwestfalen-Lippe, VDMA has now founded its 10th Energy Efficiency Network.
24.09.2018
The founding meeting of the VDMA Energy Efficiency Network Munich/Augsburg took place on 16 July. The commitment of the participants was very high right from the start.
Dr. Martin Riester
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Surface Technology
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Paint booths for organic coating materials - Safety requirements; German version EN 16985:2018 published
The new standard EN 16985 deals with all significant hazards, hazardous situations and hazardous events of paint booths for the application of organic liquid and powder coating materials.
CEN TC271 develops European Standards for machinery safety for surface technology
The VDMA department surface technology manages the European standardization committee CEN/TC271 "surface treatment equipment – safety". 6 working groups are developing European standards for surface treatment machinery safety.