The smart factory becomes reality – inject 4.0 provides greater efficiency, productivity, availability, flexibility and quality
22.09.2016 For the latest film in the series on Industry 4.0 at K 2016, Plas.TV visited ENGEL in Schwertberg, Austria.
VDMA: Energy Decentral informs about the opportunities from new legislation on bioenergy and CPH
21.09.2016 The announced ratification of the Combined Heat and Power Generation Act by the EU and its implementation by the German government provides manufacturers and operators with the long-awaited reliable legal framework – at least for some time. Investments in efficient CHP plants provide opportunities: Energy Decentral is the first specialized trade fair to inform about the impact of the changed legislation.
German Pavilion presents innovative packaging solutions in Jakarta
16.09.2016 IndoPPP exhibition was a success
AMB 2016 - VDMA Pressekonferenz, 14.09.2016
Die Einführung eines Toolmanagement-Systems sollte gut geprüft sein. In dem Leitfaden "Einführung eines zukunftsorientierten Toolmanagement-Systems" gibt der VDMA-Arbeitskreis Werkzeugverwaltung einen Überblick über aktuelle Möglichkeiten des Toolmanagements.
VDMA Photovoltaic-Equipment: Solar industry invested more strongly
13.09.2016 Orders in the equipment market significantly exceed number of delivered equipment. Sales increase in the second quarter to 55 percent, order intake increases by 47 percent.
International Rotating Equipment Conference 2016: focus on radically new business models, thanks to the digital revolution
08.09.2016 The way in which digitalization is now affecting the pump and compressor industry is only the beginning. The road ahead, with its potential and its challenges, will be at the heart of the International Rotating Equipment Conference 2016. That is why the plenary lecture will examine the topic. It will be delivered by Dr. Oliver Grün, founder und managing partner of leading German software provider GRÜN Software AG.
VDMA welcomes the fact that the European Commission is not planning any further corporate social responsibility (CSR) regulations for the time being. Further development of the European CSR strategy is only feasible on the basis of the voluntary commitment of companies.
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?
Industrie 4.0 points the way to a successful future. Production is becoming dovetailed with state-of-the-art information and communications technology, and more and more companies in the engineering and plant construction industry in North Rhine-Westphalia would like to benefit from this new level of added value. Implementing it, however, is a complex challenge for everyone. SMEs in particular are considering how to launch into Industrie 4.0 with their limited resources, or how best to follow up on their initial steps in this area.
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.
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.