Prof. Dr.-Ing. Bernd Engel

Born 1962

Higschool Winfriedschule, Fulda

Degree mechanical engineering TU Darmstadt

Dr. Ing in hydroforming TU Darmstadt

Appointment professor at the University of Siegen

Chairman of the advisory board TIME GmbH

Founder and speaker „expertworkshop bending“


Area of expertise production technology und forming machines TU Darmstadt,

Scientific assistant, key responsibilities:

  • Development of hydroforming
  • Head of sheet metal forming

Schuler Hydroforming, Wilnsdorf,

Technical manager (ppa), key responsibilities:

  • Technical functions and customer application hydroforming
  • Construction of the department engineering and research
  • Implementation of modern systems like FEM und knowledge-management

Bu+Engineering Gmbh, Siegen,

Founder and excecutive partner, key responsibilities:

  • Business building of engineering –services
  • Association work and member in several advisory boards

University Siegen,

Head of the department forming technology

  • Dean 2008-2009: founder institute for vehicle technology

Senior consultant for Technologie + Management Beratungs-GmbH

Selected project experience:

  • Development of forming parts for the automotive industry
  • Selection and implementation of FEM-systems
  • Personnel qualfication in forming technologies
  • Structuring an optimisation of production processes