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21/07/16

European Commission sticks to controversial revision of Posting of Workers Directive

Posting of Workers Directive should apply the principle of equal pay for equal work at the same place of employment

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20/07/16

VDMA supports EU proposal for engineering annex in TTIP

The EU has finally published a draft text which provides for the abolition of non-tariff barriers to trade in engineering products with the USA. VDMA has advocated for inclusion of an engineering annex in TTIP since the beginning of the negotiations.

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19/07/16

Rough sea ahead for offshore wind industry

The new Renewable Energy Sources Act (EEG) means troubled waters for the German offshore wind industry. A lower volume of project tenders means the German business base will be more costly and this will mean a loss of jobs. Grid expansion on land is necessary if the energy transition is to succeed.

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13/07/16

VDMA and FIM reassert the importance of the European Union for industry

The result of the referendum in the UK alarms VDMA and the French mechanical engineering federation FIM. In a common statement, the two associations underline their support for the European integration as a basis for stability, peace and economic welfare in Europe.

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21/07/16
European Commission sticks to controversial revision of Po...
20/07/16
VDMA supports EU proposal for engineering annex in TTIP
19/07/16
Rough sea ahead for offshore wind industry
13/07/16
VDMA and FIM reassert the importance of the European Union...
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Networking creates added value

22/07/16 For the latest film in the series on Industry 4.0 at K 2016, Plas.TV visited EREMA in Ansfelden, Austria.

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In mechanical engineering is still much potential for Carbon

19/07/16 Werkstoff ist ideal, wenn Bauteile beschleunigt werden müssen. Interview mit Jochen Schmidt, Geschäftsführer der KARL MAYER Technische Textilien GmbH

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Highly reputed suppliers of marine equipment

14/07/16 The industry is currently in the throes of epochal change. The market is consolidating with international acquisitions and joint ventures at all levels, and new business models are emerging, driving innovations and developments into hitherto uncharted waters.

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“Customers no longer just talk about Print 4.0 – they implement it“

11/07/16 Baumann Maschinenbau Solms GmbH & Co. KG networks and automates processes related to cutting. The medium-sized company with 80 members of staff focuses on research & development as well as module-based technology in order to be able to respond to changes in the market rapidly.

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VDMA: Easily connected attachments

11/07/16 Guideline for the interface between industrial trucks and attachments

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VDMA Machine Vision and OPC Foundation start developing a companion specification

In the course of the AUTOMATICA trade fair VDMA Machine Vision and the OPC Foundation signed a Memorandum of Understanding on the preparation of an OPC UA Machine Vision Companion Specification.

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