Rheinmetall joins United Nations Global Compact: commitment to corporate responsibility and sustainability

Rheinmetall is joining the United Nations Global Compact, or UNGC, a globe-spanning network. As a signatory, the company pledges to uphold the ten principles of the UNGC regarding sustainable and responsible business management and development. “Moving forward, we’ll be supporting this important, globe-spanning initiative with all our might, something we’re very proud of. Already today, Read more about Rheinmetall joins United Nations Global Compact: commitment to corporate responsibility and sustainability[…]

Health Care: Luftreinheit & gesundes Klima (Webinar | Online)

Kostenlose Webinar-ReiheTGA-Planung & Klimadesign mit Strömungssimulation 10. Mai, 13 Uhr: Health Care – Luftreinheit & gesundes KlimaWie lässt sich Luftreinheit bei Hygiene-sensiblen Räumen vorabgewährleisten. Wie gewinnen Sie realitätsnahe Daten zur Verteilung von CO2, Aerosolen und anderen gesundheitsschädlichen Partikeln im Raum? Und wie finden Sie das effizienteste Technikkonzept dazu?Dauer: 30 Minuten Herzliche Einladung zum digitalen Lunch im Mai!Immer dienstags bieten Read more about Health Care: Luftreinheit & gesundes Klima (Webinar | Online)[…]

Agriculture sector can boost drive-train reliability with NSK bearings

Drive-train solutions for vehicles and machines in the agriculture industry must meet a variety of performance demands that typically centre on high torque and high loads. Bearings for transmissions, differentials and prop shafts must therefore offer the highest levels of reliability and service life. NSK, based on decades of experience in supplying bearings for automotive Read more about Agriculture sector can boost drive-train reliability with NSK bearings[…]

CARY: Smart multifunctional terminal streamlines processes and relieves enterprises

Since 20 April, all German companies have been obliged to offer their employees a Covid-19 test at least once a week. With CARY, Irlbacher is launching a smart hygiene management and organisation system that streamlines and digitalises the corresponding processes. The tried-and-tested system takes care of scheduling appointments and – after disinfection of the hands Read more about CARY: Smart multifunctional terminal streamlines processes and relieves enterprises[…]

Rhenus relies on digital communications with customers and sector representatives during this year’s “transport logistic” fair

Even if the ongoing pandemic makes it impossible to physically meet and network with people at the international “transport logistic” fair in Munich this year, the Rhenus Group is offering its customers and interested parties the opportunity to make use of virtual appointments with their personal contact partners. It is already possible to arrange them Read more about Rhenus relies on digital communications with customers and sector representatives during this year’s “transport logistic” fair[…]

New management team at RWE Supply & Trading

The RWE AG Executive Board has appointed Andree Stracke Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of RWE Supply & Trading. He will assume the office on 1 May. Stracke has worked at RWE Supply & Trading since 1999 and has been a member of the management team since 2015. Gunhild Grieve will also assume her new position Read more about New management team at RWE Supply & Trading[…]

Science Based Targets Initiative (SBTi) confirms Siemens Energy’s CO2 reduction targets

As one of the world’s leading energy technology companies, Siemens Energy welcomes the verification of its emission reduction targets by the renowned Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi). SBTi has verified on a scientific basis that Siemens Energy’s CO2 reduction targets comply with the Paris Agreement and thus contribute to limiting global warming to the extent Read more about Science Based Targets Initiative (SBTi) confirms Siemens Energy’s CO2 reduction targets[…]

Biodegradable nonwovens have proven their worth

In civil engineering, geotechnical materials stand for sustainable constructions. In addition to classic geosynthetics, NAUE, manufacturer of geotechnical construction materials, presented its first biodegradable nonwoven, Secutex® Green, last year. This biodegradable nonwoven has already proven itself successfully in various applications. For example, in the dunes of Sylt and under a construction road near Stuttgart, the Read more about Biodegradable nonwovens have proven their worth[…]

Green, strong, and light polyamide compounds

Polyamides are tough, with high tensile strength and elasticity, and possess extremely good abrasion resistance. Polyamide (PA) compounds cover a wide range of industrial applications and are used extensively in almost all key industries from automotive and consumer products to the electronics and medical/healthcare sectors. The market for PA compounds has grown significantly in recent Read more about Green, strong, and light polyamide compounds[…]

ASCO offers innovative dry ice technologies on a flexible rental basis

The company ASCO Carbon Dioxide LTD has been offering individual solutions for dry ice production worldwide for decades. The new rental options are possible thanks to the state-of-the-art "ASCO i-Series technology", which even allows pay-per-use solutions. Dry ice, recently also called "white gold", is currently the talk of the town as it guarantees an uninterrupted Read more about ASCO offers innovative dry ice technologies on a flexible rental basis[…]