Peli Takes Further Step Toward Sustainable Business Practices

Peli Products, the global leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance protective cases and advanced lighting systems, has already distinguished itself for excellence in product development and as a leading manufacturer of multi-use products. Now Peli is on a mission to become a leader in sustainability. Peli has implemented numerous initiatives at the company’s Read more about Peli Takes Further Step Toward Sustainable Business Practices[…]

COBRA Battery System from Becker Marine Systems Receives DNV GL Certification

With DNV GL certification obtained in February 2021, the pioneering COBRA battery system has achieved the highest standard of safety and can thus be used for a wide range of inland waterway and maritime shipping applications. Due to the growing demand for the compact battery system, Becker Marine Systems is expanding COBRA production at its Read more about COBRA Battery System from Becker Marine Systems Receives DNV GL Certification[…]

MEYER WERFT starts construction on Arvia for P&O Cruises

With the steel cutting, MEYER WERFT has begun construction of the new cruise ship Arvia for the British cruise line P&O Cruises. The cruise line announced the name a few days ago. The sister ship of the Iona is optimally tailored to the preferences of British passengers. Representatives of the cruise line accompanied this milestone Read more about MEYER WERFT starts construction on Arvia for P&O Cruises[…]

The Water-carrier

It doesn‘t matter if the shampoo bottle, the fuel canister or the oil canister in the case leaks. It‘s all unpleasant. Wunderlich can‘t help with the shampoo bottle. But for compact fuel canisters, oil bottles or other travel utensils, the BMW specialists have now presented a well thought-out and convincing solution: the Wunderlich case rack. Read more about The Water-carrier[…]

Kitron wins contract for battery management systems

Kitron expands services with a major existing customer to cover production of battery management systems. The new award initially covers 2022 to 2025 and is valued at NOK 150 million. Production will take place at Kitron’s plant in Poland. The award also covers various services. “We’re extremely happy to expand this relationship with a new product Read more about Kitron wins contract for battery management systems[…]

Rheinmetall wins orders for innovative fuel tank isolation valve for hybrid vehicles

Environmentally friendly technology Newly developed valve for hybrid vehicles Delivery to OEMs in Europe and Asia Rheinmetall Automotive has booked its first orders for an environmentally friendly fuel tank isolation valve, or FTIV. Developed by Pierburg in Neuss, Germany, it is used in modern plug-in hybrid vehicles, which generally feature a hermetically sealed tank system Read more about Rheinmetall wins orders for innovative fuel tank isolation valve for hybrid vehicles[…]

World‘s first StartStick starts the engines

Quite often external ground power units are used to startup engines of helicopters or other aircraft. This procedure spares airborne battery, especially at cold weather conditions and safes the power of the airborne battery for emergencies. Moreover, engines are spooled to more revolutions per second, before fuel is injected. This result in cooler engine temperatures, Read more about World‘s first StartStick starts the engines[…]

BASF increases price of additives for plastic applications

Effective immediately, or as existing contracts permit, BASF will increase prices for products in its additives portfolio for plastic applications globally by up to 10 percent. The price adjustment is in response to higher costs for raw materials and logistics. About BASF Plastic Additives BASF is a leading supplier, manufacturer and innovation partner of plastic Read more about BASF increases price of additives for plastic applications[…]

Orano is co-developing an inflatable controlled atmosphere chamber to protect patients and caregivers

The Orano group, the start-up Air Captif and Cir Médical (equipment manufacturer for emergency responders) have developed in partnership, an inflatable controlled atmosphere chamber, designed to relieve hospital overloading in the context of health emergency due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Deployed in around 40 minutes, this device is an inflatable structure which houses a sealed Read more about Orano is co-developing an inflatable controlled atmosphere chamber to protect patients and caregivers[…]

TÜV SÜD joins international consortium to develop cutting-edge renewable hydrogen technology

The H24All project, led by a consortium of fifteen partners, has presented an application for European Green Deal funding to develop Europe’s first 100 megawatt (MW) alkaline electrolyzer plant, which will be connected to a Repsol industrial site. The consortium aims to pave the way for a new and competitive hydrogen industry based on European Read more about TÜV SÜD joins international consortium to develop cutting-edge renewable hydrogen technology[…]