Mag. Michael Weissenbacher

Technical Support Manager | Imerys

Michael Weissenbacher studied mineralogy at the University of Innsbruck and finished with a Magister degree in applied mineralogy in 2010. In 2011 he started his professional career by joining the company Imerys. From 2011 to 2017 he was working as a research engineer on refractory projects concerning bricks, castables and sand casting. After these 6 years he became responsible for the research and development for sand casting and investment casting applications.

Since January 2020 Michael became technical support manager for advanced ceramics. In this role he is responsible for the technical support in the field of investment casting.

He is based in Villach, Austria, and thus has a direct connection to the ITC (Imerys Technology Center) where the Imerys S&T department for investment casting ceramics is located.

15:45 - 16:15 Track 2 Session 5 | Resources

Monday 13rd May 2024

Possibilities and challenges connected with sustainable handling of raw materials and mining areas