Equipment in Case of an Emergency

Gas detectors for detecting explosive and combustible gases are an indispensable part of the protective equipment of the fire brigade, disaster relief and other civil rescue teams. These devices enable helpers to establish whether an explosive atmosphere is present at the emergency location, which represents an otherwise undetectable hazardous situation. The most accurate knowledge possible Read more about Equipment in Case of an Emergency[…]

Comet Group: Thomas Wenzel will lead YXLON International

The Board of Directors of the Comet Group appoints Thomas Wenzel as head of the X-Ray Systems (IXS) division, General Manager of YXLON International, and member of the Executive Committee of the Comet Group, effective December 1, 2018. Following a comprehensive evaluation process, the Comet Group has thus selected an in-house candidate with 25 years Read more about Comet Group: Thomas Wenzel will lead YXLON International[…]

LogiMAT China 2019 will take place at Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC) under the motto “Intelligent, Efficient, Innovative”

LogiMAT China 2019 – International Trade Fair for Intralogistics Solutions and Process Management organized by EUROEXPO Messe- und Kongress-GmbH and Landesmesse Stuttgart GmbH and co-organized by Nanjing Stuttgart Joint Exhibition Ltd., will take place at Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC) in Shanghai from April 15 to 17, 2019. Focusing on intralogistics and intelligent warehousing Read more about LogiMAT China 2019 will take place at Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC) under the motto “Intelligent, Efficient, Innovative”[…]

Infotecs is a founding member of Innovation Cluster 5G Berlin e.V.

Infotecs, the international vendor of cyber security and threat intelligence solutions, became a founding member of the Innovation Cluster 5G Berlin e.V. and is actively contributing to the digitalization in the German capital and testing various 5G technologies. "The introduction of the 5G technology promotes the emergence of completely new business areas, which form the Read more about Infotecs is a founding member of Innovation Cluster 5G Berlin e.V.[…]

Smart Construction Equipment on the rise

Digitalization, automation and big data are the top three challenges the construction industry is facing. The 2nd international VDI conference Smart Construction Equipment, held in Amsterdam on 4 and 5 December 2018, provides information on the effects and opportunities of current developments. From connected construction equipment and artificial intelligence to building information modelling: digital technologies Read more about Smart Construction Equipment on the rise[…]

Research for new IT security solutions in the railway market

MEN is now part of the HASELNUSS consortium of DB Netz AG, the Fraunhofer Institute, Sysgo and TU-Darmstadt for the development of hardware-based safety platforms for railway control and security technology. Thanks to its experience in the safety-critical transport sector, MEN can advise the research project on questions relating to safety architecture. HASELNUSS – More Read more about Research for new IT security solutions in the railway market[…]

go.eIDAS-Initiative launched across Europe and beyond

Europe is awaiting a major milestone for trustworthy electronic identification: The cross-border recognition of notified electronic identification systems (eID) will start on 29th September 2018 across Europe. Against this background, leading European associations, projects and expert organisations in the sector of eID and trust joined forces to launch the non-profit go.eIDAS-Initiative today, which aims at Read more about go.eIDAS-Initiative launched across Europe and beyond[…]

Fraunhofer LBF at the Compounding World Expo 2018

Already today modern production systems can communicate with their surroundings and manage themselves. Industry 4.0 is on the rise and cyber-physical systems (CPS) are the essential components of this development. Intelligent sensors for monitoring and controlling production processes ensure that connected work processes can run reliably. Scientists at Fraunhofer LBF have used these technologies as Read more about Fraunhofer LBF at the Compounding World Expo 2018[…]

SEMIKRON Foundation and ECPE honour Mr. Stefan Matlok with the Innovation Award 2018 and Mr. Diogo Varajão for his work with the Young Engineer Award

The jury has decided to give the SEMIKRON Innovation Award 2018 to Stefan Matlok from Fraunhofer IISB in Erlangen, Germany for his outstanding work on ‘Zero Overvoltage Switching "ZOS"’ Abstract: In power electronics turning off an electrical path is causing trouble by parasitic inductance leading to oscillations and voltage overshoot. The novel Zero Overvoltage Switching Read more about SEMIKRON Foundation and ECPE honour Mr. Stefan Matlok with the Innovation Award 2018 and Mr. Diogo Varajão for his work with the Young Engineer Award[…]

International Conference on the Application and Use of Copper Materials: “Copper Alloys 2018” presents powerful conference program

In cooperation with the Swedish institute Swerea KIMAB, the German Copper Institute is organizing for the first time in Milan on April 11 and 12, 2018 an international congress for copper processing companies, universities and research institutes, which will present the latest scientific and technical developments regarding the use of copper materials. Interested parties can Read more about International Conference on the Application and Use of Copper Materials: “Copper Alloys 2018” presents powerful conference program[…]