EDUCATION & PROFESSIONAL CAREER

ir G.D. (Staf) HENDERIECKX

Born in 1946

Engineer degree: 1970 University Leuven Belgium

Languages: Dutch, English, German, French

Career:

  • Nedschroef Herentals: Production of presses
  • Allard Turnhout: Iron- and steel foundry
  • Boomse Metaalwerken: Steel Foundry
  • Technomet Wetteren: High Alloyed Iron & Steel

  • Zeeuws Vlaamse Gieterij: Iron- and steel foundry
  • Gieterij Middelburg: (Ductile) Iron foundry
  • Gietech BV (training & consulting)

Gietech 

Owner

Trainingen since 1982

Process Control, problem solving, auditing and inspection  since 2002: active China, India, Colombia, Pakistan, Eastern and Western Europe, Vietnam, Indonesia, South Africa 

CBI (Agency of government the Netherlands): expert Castings & Forgings (quality organisation, process control, fair participation, exporting, marketing...)

International Foundry Congress speaker: India, Pakistan, China

Published articles in "Gietwerk" (Netherlands), Indian and Chinese Foundry Magazine

EXPERIENCE IN CASTINGS (as cast / machined) DELIVERED

Materials

Gray iron, ductile iron, compacted iron, Niresist, Nihard, High chromium iron, Si-iron, carbon steel, alloyed steel, stainless & heat resistant steel, Mn-steel, Aluminium, Bronze

Weight & type

From grams to 60 ton by green & chemical bounded sand casting, gravity metal mould, ceramic and lost foam moulding, centrifugal castings

Industries

Compressors: Sulzer Switserland, Thomassen Compression Systems Netherlands, Waertsila Netherlands, Babcock Germany, Nuovo Pignone Italy

Gas, steam and wind Turbines: GE USA (Power & Transportation), GE France (Alstom), Nuovo Pignone Italy (Oil & Gas), Siemens Germany, ABB Germany, BHEL Hyderabad India

Dredging industry: Suez Canal Authority Egypt, IHC Kinderdijk Netherlands, Dredging International Antwerp Belgium, Bos & Kalis Sliedrecht Netherlands, De Nul Aalst Belgium

Chemical plants: Dow Chemicals Benelux Netherlands, Tessenderlo Chemie Belgium

Power stations: EDF France, EPZ Netherlands

Steel Industry: Paul Wurth Luxembourg, Sidmar Belgium, Corus Netherlands, Cockerill Belgium

Car & Truck & Bus Industry: Van Hool Belgium, Wagner Trident Germany, Mol Hooglede Belgium, Jonkheere Belgium

Ship building: De Schelde Netherlands

Machine building industry: Machinefabriek Herentals Belgium, CMI Liège Belgium, Stork Group Netherlands, Picanol Belgium

Others: FLS Schmidt Denmark, Sadacem Belgium

EXPERIENCE IN CONSULTANCY / TRAINING Provided

Process Control

UNIDO Pakistan, Tulsi Foundry India, Seforge / Suzlon Foundry India, Fundicom Colombia, Lavco Colombia

Problem Solving

OMCO Belgium, CSMF China, Push Foundry China, McKinsey India, Prins Netherlands, Buderus Germany,  Lavco Colombia, Sueeraa India, Technocast India, AKMETAL Turkey,  Dieseko Netherlands

Training

Dow Chemicals Benelux Netherlands, Hydro Agri Netherlands, CSMF China, Push Foundry China, Seforge / Suzlon Foundry India, Lavco Colombia, AKMETAL Turkey, Mitsubishi Netherlands

Auditing & Inspection

Corus Netherlands, Danieli Corus Netherlands, Wagner Machinebau Germany, Nedschoef Herentals Belgium, Dana Cooperation Germany, MTU China

Energy management

UNIDO / Ministery of Agriculture China

Design castings & systems

IHC Netherlands, Van Hool Belgium, Gemco Engineering Netherlands, EWT Netherlands, Fundirecyclar Ecuador