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Information provided according to Sec. 5 German Telemedia Act (TMG):

Forschungsgesellschaft Umformtechnik mbH
Holzgartenstraße 17
70174 Stuttgart

Represented by:

Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dr. h.c. Mathias Liewald MBA


Telephone: +49 (0) 711 / 226 41 25
Telefax: +49 (0) 711 / 226 41 41

Register entry:

Entry in the Handelsregister.
Registering court:Amtsgericht Stuttgart
Registration number: HRB 9354


VAT Id number according to Sec. 27 a German Value Added Tax Act:
DE 147 856 998

Job title:


Information concerning professional indemnity insurance

Name and residence of insurer:Verwaltungs-Berufsgenossenschaft (VBG), Hamburg
Massaquoipassage 1
22281 Hamburg

Scope of insurance:

Dispute resolution

The European Commission provides a platform for online dispute resolution (OS):
Please find our email in the impressum/legal notice.

We do not take part in online dispute resolutions at consumer arbitration boards.

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The contents and work compiled by the operators of these pages are subject to German copyright law. The duplication, preparation, distribution and each type of the utilization outside of the boundaries of the copyright require the written approval of the particular author, respectively compiler.

Downloads and copies of this website are neither permitted for private nor for commercial use. Insofar as the contents of this page were not compiled by the operator, the copyrights of third parties are respected. In particular, third party contents as such will be referenced.

If, however, any copyright violation comes to your attention, we would like you to provide us with a corresponding indication. As soon as we learn of such legal offences, we will remove such contents.

The pictures and graphics on our websites are mainly created by us. Some pictures were acquired by licence from

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Liability for Contents

As service providers, we are liable for own contents of these websites according to Sec. 7, paragraph 1 German Telemedia Act (TMG). However, according to Sec. 8 to 10 German Telemedia Act (TMG), service providers are not obligated to permanently monitor submitted or stored information or to search for evidences that indicate illegal activities.

Legal obligations to removing information or to blocking the use of information remain unchallenged. In this case, liability is only possible at the time of knowledge about a specific violation of law. Illegal contents will be removed immediately at the time we get knowledge of them.

Liability for Links

Our offer includes links to external third party websites. We have no influence on the contents of those websites, therefore we cannot guarantee for those contents. Providers or administrators of linked websites are always responsible for their own contents.

The linked websites had been checked for possible violations of law at the time of the establishment of the link. Illegal contents were not detected at the time of the linking. A permanent monitoring of the contents of linked websites cannot be imposed without reasonable indications that there has been a violation of law. Illegal links will be removed immediately at the time we get knowledge of them.


Contents and compilations published on these websites by the providers are subject to German copyright laws. Reproduction, editing, distribution as well as the use of any kind outside the scope of the copyright law require a written permission of the author or originator. Downloads and copies of these websites are permitted for private use only.