DI Michael Kügelgen

CEO | MK Technology

Michael Kügelgen, bom on July 22, 1955, studied mechanical engineering in Aachen. From 1987 he worked for the company "International Aerospace Technologies" as head of development and production for unmanned aerial vehicles, UAV’s.

In 1993 he started his own engineering office Kügelgen & Partner in Bonn. His main activities were design and consulting services in the field of aerospace and general engineering worldwide.

At the beginning of 1997, Michael Kugelgen decided to set up his own production facility for the development of special machines in addition to his consulting activities. A modern production facility has been established on 3,000 sqm with its own R&D area as well as training and conference rooms. With its modern facilities for rapid prototyping and investment casting, MK Technology is a world leader.

Michael Kügelgen has won fifteen innovation prizes and awards with his company MK Technology GmbH and holds several patents. The company belongs to the exclusive circle of "Hidden Champions" and celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2022.

Michael Kugelgen has been a pilot for over 40 years and holds a license for airplanes and helicopters.

12:15 - 12:45 Track 1 Session 6 | Automation

Tuesday 9th May 2023

Autoclave Technology – tips, tricks and hints to improve and to speed up the dewaxing process and to avoid shell cracks