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20.06.2017

VDMA: German robotics and automation has been booming for the past 7 years – growth forecast 2017: Up 7 percent

German robotics and automation is on course for growth: The sales volume reached a new high of EUR 12.8 billion (2016). For the current business year, VDMA forecasts an increase in growth of 7 percent.

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19.06.2017

Brexit negotiations are all about limiting damages

VDMA publishes list of demands for the UK’s withdrawal from the EU

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12.06.2017

VDMA: A digital vision becomes industrial reality

Mechanical engineering companies in Germany are highly dynamic when it comes to introducing digitally connected processes, products and services.

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09.06.2017

VDMA: Election result in Great Britain complicates Brexit negotiations

After the surprising result of the British election, VDMA expresses concerns about the effects of the election on the upcoming Brexit negotiations.

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Brexit negotiations are all about limiting damages
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VDMA Battery Production appoints fifteen industry representatives to new steering committee

24.10.2012 – The German Engineering Federation (VDMA) appointed a new steering committee consisting of fifteen well-known industry representatives, who will lead the VDMA Industry Group Battery Produktion from now on. The appointment has been made during the successful General Assembly last Friday.

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Demand for high-strength carbon-fiber composite components rising by 17 per cent a year

25.09.2012 The volume of high-strength CFK components produced worldwide is set to grow by 17 per cent a year until 2020. This is one of the findings of a new study – entitled "Series production of high-strength fiber composite components – Prospects for German engineering" – by Roland Berger Strategy Consultants and the VDMA Forum Composite Technology.

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Machinery manufacturers and user industries extend knowledge transfer for composites

07.05.2012 “We must work together if we want to develop affordable manufacturing automation solutions along the entire process chain to help bring about the required reduction in the cost of the finished product,” VDMA Composite Technology Forum spokesman and KraussMaffei Technologies GmbH board member Frank Peters told Monday’s “Series manufacture of composites – across-the-board automation” meeting in Frankfurt.

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Affordable Electromobility thanks to Automated Battery Production

02.05.2012 - Due to the currently highest petrol costs of all times, consumers, industry and politicians are increasing demanding affordable alternatives. AUTOMATICA is now taking up a core topic of electric mobility: battery production.

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VDMA to be institutional patron of Composites Europe

19.07.2011 20.07.2011 - VDMA Composite Technology is to be the institutional patron of the COMPOSITES EUROPE specialist trade fair. A partnership agreement to that effect was signed by VDMA and COMPOSITES EUROPE organiser Reed Exhibitions Deutschland.

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productronica and VDMA sign close cooperation agreement

30.09.2010 - The German Engineering Federation (VDMA) and Messe München GmbH have signed a strategic partnership for productronica in which the Productronics Association will act as promotional supporter of the international trade fair for innovative electronics production.

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