Production line sustainability
21/08/14 KraussMaffei opens up new markets with functional integration - Interview with Dr. Karlheinz Bourdon, Senior Vice President Technologies in the injection moulding technology segment of the KraussMaffei Group, responsible for the KraussMaffei and Netstal brands.
Forum Glass Technology to organise Symposium on Quality Control, Monitoring and Process Control
20/08/14 On 22 October the VDMA will be inviting experts to a high-calibre symposium boasting 10 top-notch speakers. This will form part of the "glass technology live" special show during glasstec running in Düsseldorf from 21 to 24 October 2014.
Blue Competence at the press event for the opening of Fakuma 2014
19/08/14 Gesine Schwan is designated to give the keynote on sustainability at the Fakuma press event on 14 October 2014. VDMA will further pursue its Blue Competence sustainability initiative at Fakuma 2014 in Friedrichshafen.
VDMA’s president has once more urged to support TTIP, the free trade agreement between the European Union and the United States. In an opinion piece published by the news website Euractiv, he explained to what extend the industry would benefit from such an agreement and why the interests of European mechanical engineering companies should be explicitly taken into account.
Berlin has been making a name for itself in the fashion world. Evidence of this is Berlin Fashion Week, which attracts fashion professionals from around the world to the capital twice a year. But Berlin Fashion Week is no longer just about new models and trends. It is also increasingly about the production processes for clothing, about working conditions and about resources.
Wasser ist ein wertvolles und vielerorts knappes gut. Die Wiederaufbereitung von Abwasser ist daher nicht nur wichtig für die Umwelt, sondern auch wirtschaftlich sinnvoll. Der Pumpenhersteller EDUR hat eine höchst effiziente Methode zur Verbesserung der Abwasserreinigung entwickelt.