Dr. Agah Meric Sevim
Dr. Agah Meric Sevim is the EIPA Group CTO and Technical Consultant of EIPA Consult GmbH, a subsidiary of EIPA Eisen Palmen GmbH, located in Aachen, Germany – a company with more than 115 years of corporate history. Dr. Sevim is active in the field of wear protection in several industries all over the world, e.g., mining, cement, energy, wood processing, etc. Within the EIPA Group he is responsible for choice and development of surfacing materials and development of its applications. Moreover, for implementation of new processes and developments of application methods of existing processes, in order to meet the main target of increasing lifetime for heavy machinery due to wear exposure. The wear solutions are mainly processed by welding/ hardfacing/ cladding and thermal spraying. His main focus is in consultancy both of the own group and third parties. Beside this he is actively working in customer service for EIPA Consult and its related Group companies.
Part of his work is also the attendance and active support of the German Welding Society (DVS). He is part of three different technical committees FA01, FA02 and FA03 and is elaborating DVS codes of practice and guidelines which are constantly adapting these sets of rules to the state of the art.
Prior his career at the EIPA Group he was working as Technical Director at one of the largest Flux cored wire producers in Europe in the field of hardfacing. His focus for several years was the design and production of flux cored wires for hardfacing, including production and development of flux cored wire lines. He has developed many hundreds of welding wires that are used worldwide to fight against wear.
Dr. Sevim has a Dipl.-Ing. degree in Civil Engineering, RWTH Aachen University, and a Dr.-Ing. degree in Mechanical Engineering, RWTH Aachen University, Welding and Joining Institute. Beside this he is International and European Welding Engineer since 2003 and actively working in that field. Dr. Sevim can be reached via email at email@example.com.