Time is ripe for complexity
28/08/14 Engel Austria banks on functionally integrated processes - Interview with Professor Georg Steinbichler, Chairman of the Institute for Polymer Injection Moulding Technology and Process Automation at the Johannes Kepler University, Linz, and Head of Research and Development Technologies at Engel Austria.
Order bookings for the German machine tool industry still on course
26/08/14 In the second quarter of 2014, order bookings in the German machine tool industry rose by 1 per cent compared to the second quarter of 2013.
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.
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.