PHS Professional
skills awards

Since 2015, Professor Steinhoff and the PHS University team award special prizes to top players in Industrial Press Hardening Technology for acquiring the highest level of professional skills in hot stamping operations.

Icons_Pokale3Boron Trophy
The Boron Trophy is awarded to acknowledge extraordinary efforts to achieve an integrated expertise in Press Hardening Technology in all relevant fields within a comprehensive business organization. This trophy is awarded when more than 500 full training days in a series of consecutive modules from the Intensive Training in Press Hardening course program have been completed.


Icons_Pokale2Certificate of PHS Team Excellence
Certificates of PHS Team Excellence are awarded to recognize outstanding achievements in advanced team qualifications in Industrial Press Hardening Technology.

This certificate is awarded when more than 100 full training days in a series of consecutive modules from the Intensive Training in Press Hardening course program have been completed.

PHS Team Excellence recipients (until February 2016):

  • AP&T, Ulricehamn, SWE
  • GEDIA Automotive Group, Attendorn, GER
  • Gestamp, Madrid, ESP
  • Marwood Metal Fabrication Limited, Tillsonburg, Ontario, CAN
  • Metalsa, Apodaca, Nuevo Leon, MEX
  • Mubea Tailor-Rolled Blanks GmbH, Attendorn, GER

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