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30.03.2017

Auftragseingang im Maschinenbau Februar 2017 – Ausland weiter im Aufwind

Die Auftragseingänge im deutschen Maschinenbau bewegten sich im Februar insgesamt auf Vorjahresniveau (plus/minus 0 Prozent). Das Inland (minus 6 Prozent) konnte den Schwung aus dem Januar nicht mitnehmen.

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28.03.2017

Brexit: no unilateral concessions in favour of the UK

The Brexit negotiations must proceed swiftly and transparently to avoid unnecessarily burdening the economy. However, top priority remains the survival of the European Single Market.

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27.03.2017

Acting with flexibility – in a changing world

New orders booked in Germany by members of the VDMA Large Industrial Plant Manufacturers´ Group in 2016 totaled EUR 18.9 billion, which was 3 % down on the previous year and the lowest level since 2004.

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24.03.2017

Defending Europe against new wave of nationalism

Thus, in time for the 60th anniversary of the Treaties of Rome, VDMA is launching the online #europeworks campaign to send a strong pro-Europe signal and to counter the threat posed by nationalists and populists with a positive message.

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30.03.2017

Auftragseingang im Maschinenbau Februar 2017 – Ausl...
Brexit: no unilateral concessions in favour of the UK

27.03.2017

Acting with flexibility – in a changing world
Defending Europe against new wave of nationalism
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The Organic and Printed Electronics Industry expects an increase of 8 percent in sales revenue in 2017

30.03.2017 Positive outlook from OE-A members on the development of organic and printed electronics announced at LOPEC 2017

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Printed electronics makes its way into ever more products

29.03.2017 The new OE-A Roadmap presents a diverse range of application examples as well as challenges for organic and printed electronics

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More accurate than the Oracle of Delphi

27.03.2017 In classical antiquity, the visions of the future revealed by the Oracle of Delphi were often enigmatic and even incomprehensible. By contrast, the production scientists of the Fraunhofer Institute for Production Systems and Design Technology (IPK) are able to foresee the future of machine tools a lot more clearly and accurately with the aid of predictive maintenance: it helps its users to identify the optimum juncture for maintenance work, to avoid lost production, and to optimise the processes involved. In our interview, Eckhard Hohwieler, Head of Production Machines and Line Management, and Claudio Geisert, both from the Fraunhofer Institute for Production Systems and Design Technology (IPK) in Berlin, report on the salient considerations and the role the EMO Hannover 2017 plays in their work.

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VDMA: 2016 ends better than expected for German plastics and rubber machinery manufacturers

23.03.2017 German plastics and rubber machinery manufacturers can look back over the past year with great satisfaction. 2016 as a whole saw substantial growth in sales, continuing the positive trend of the past few years.

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Brennstoffzellen im Heizungsmarkt angekommen Technologieeinführung in Deutschland nimmt Fahrt auf

23.03.2017 Berlin, den 22. März 2017 - „Die Ausdauer, die viele Unternehmen bei der Entwicklung und Erprobung von Brennstoffzellen-Heizgeräten bewiesen haben, hat sich gelohnt.“ Dieses Fazit zieht Dr. Manfred Stefener, Vorsitzender der VDMA Arbeitsgemeinschaft Brennstoffzellen und Geschäftsführer der Elcore GmbH.

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Branch grows thanks to Industrie 4.0

23.03.2017 Production volume increases to 20.8 billion Euro in 2016

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