Strong expansion before the switch to tendering
28/07/16 With a net capacity of 1,892 megawatts in the first six months of the year, 2016 looks like being a good year for land-based wind energy expansion. This strong expansion is being driven by the allocation of suitable sites and priority areas in many federal states.
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.
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
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.
“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.
VDMA: Easily connected attachments
11/07/16 Guideline for the interface between industrial trucks and attachments
Brexit – yes or no? In a few days, the people of the United Kingdom will make a decision that will affect much more than their own future.
The EU tends to insist on making decisions that would be better made by the member states at a national level. Labor market policy is one example.
The diesel engine has been in the news a lot lately. What exactly are the prospects for diesel engines? And besides diesel and fuel oil - which kind of fuel will power freight ships in the future?
Working Group II will examine the market prospects of energy technologies in Europe, China and Indonesia at this year's Members' Meeting on November 11, 2016 in Berlin.
Industrie 4.0 is the super-subject affecting the industry and is the determining factor for discussions about future industrial production. Its implementation is a complex challenge for everyone. SMEs in particular are considering how to launch into Industrie 4.0 with their limited resources.
Nach der Wirtschaft hat auch die Politik den afrikanischen Kontinent als wichtiges Zukunftsthema entdeckt. Richard Clemens, Geschäftsführer, VDMA Nahrungsmittelmaschinen und Verpackungsmaschinen, äußert sich in einem Kurzinterview zu den Motiven.