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11/09/14

VDMA: Decline of European industry is alarming and dangerous

VDMA urges the European Commission and the German government to intensify their efforts in the reindustrialization of Europe. “An industrial share of 15.1 per cent is alarming and dangerous. Germany for example suffered less than other countries during the economic crises because its strong industry stabilized the whole economy,” says Thilo Brodtmann, VDMA’s Deputy Executive Director.

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10/09/14

VDMA: Oettinger becomes Commissioner for the future of industry

VDMA welcomes Günther Oettinger’s nomination as the next EU Commissioner for the digital economy. The associations expect Oettinger to build a framework for the digitalization of the European industry. Industry 4.0, the combination of mechanical engineering and IT, is regarded as the promising future of industry and will help to secure jobs in Europe.

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01/09/14

Incoming orders July 2014 - International growth, domestic decline

In July 2014, incoming orders in the mechanical engineering industry in Germany stagnated compared to the previous year. The VDMA German Engineering Association announced in Frankfurt on Monday that domestic business fell by six percent and international business was up four percent year-on-year.

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31/08/14

VDMA President Dr Reinhold Festge named German-Brazilian Personality 2014

Dr Reinhold Festge, President of the German Engineering Federation (Verband Deutscher Maschinen- und Anlagenbau – VDMA) and personally liable partner of Haver & Boecker, Oelde, was named “German-Brazilian Personality 2014” in the Hamburg Chamber of Commerce on Sunday.

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11/09/14
VDMA: Decline of European industry is alarming and dangerous
10/09/14
VDMA: Oettinger becomes Commissioner for the future of ind...
01/09/14
Incoming orders July 2014 - International growth, domestic...
31/08/14
VDMA President Dr Reinhold Festge named German-Brazilian P...
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Functional integration has many facets

18/09/14 Interview with Volker Aust, Head of Product Management at Herrmann Ultraschalltechnik. Based in Karlsbad in the northern Black Forest, the firm specialises in the ultrasonic welding of plastic parts for the medical engineering, automotive and electronics industries, for example, but also for packaging and hygiene.

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German machine tool industry still sees chances for growth

16/09/14 “Thanks to healthy domestic demand, the sector has put up a valiant performance”, reports Dr. Wilfried Schäfer, Executive Director of the VDW , speaking at the press lunch held at the AMB in Stuttgart on 16 September 2014.

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VDMA Photovoltaic Equipment: Dynamic first half of 2014

The development in turnover of the manufacturers of components, machinery and equipment for photovoltaics in Germany has seen a significant increase in the first half of 2014. Compared to the same time period last year the turnover has increased by fairly 39 percent.

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