ITEA 4 is the Eureka Cluster on software innovation
ITEA 4 is the Eureka Cluster on software innovation


MAGMA is a world-wide leading developer and supplier of software for casting process simulation.

The name MAGMA stands for robust and innovative casting solutions as well as a strong partnership with the metal casting industry. By combining casting process knowledge with simulation competence, MAGMA partners with our customers to use our expertise to their advantage in the profitable optimization of castings and casting processes. With a commitment to casting excellence, we actively work with our customers to integrate the progressive technology of simulation into their operations. MAGMA’s product and service portfolio includes the powerful, modular simulation software MAGMASOFT   ®, with the newest release MAGMA  5, as well as engineering services for casting design and optimization.

Today, MAGMASOFT   ® is used throughout the metal casting industry, especially for the optimization of cast components in automotive and heavy industry applications
Worldwide, MAGMA employs 180 people in development, support, sales & marketing, and administration, of which 90 are in Aachen. 40 software developers, and more foundry engineers than in most foundries, build one of the industry’s most powerful “casting competence centers”.

MAGMA Giessereitechnologie GmbH was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Aachen, Germany. A global presence and support are guaranteed by offices and subsidiaries in the USA, Singapore, Brazil, Korea, Turkey, India and China. Additionally, more than 30 qualified partners represent MAGMA around the world.

Small and Medium sized Enterprise
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ITEA 2 Call 4
Winner ITEA Award of Excellence Business impact 2016
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ITEA 2 Call 1
Winner Achievement Awards Gold 2010
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Parallel Programming for Multi-core Architectures