Rockbook series: WEROCK presents powerful rugged notebooks

WEROCK Technologies GmbH, innovative manufacturer of industrial IT and communication solutions, releases the X550, the first rugged notebook from the Rockbook series. The extremely robust notebook is specially designed for use under the toughest conditions, features "fully rugged" protection characteristics and a slim and light design. However, the new WEROCK Rockbook X550 not only convinces Read more about Rockbook series: WEROCK presents powerful rugged notebooks[…]

Floating transhipment at the Cuxport Terminal

. The “Rolldock Sea”, a semi-submersible vessel flying the Dutch flag, arrived at the Cuxport Terminal in Cuxhaven on 15 November. The semi-submersible vessel took on board the “Gian Lorenzo Bernini” backhoe dredger there and is now transporting it to Mozambique. Thanks to the 140 metre long and 24 metre wide semi-submersible vessel, the difficult Read more about Floating transhipment at the Cuxport Terminal[…]

First 3D-Printed House in Germany Realized with Support from Allplan

Germany’s first 3D-printed single-family home is being built in Beckum. It was planned by the office MENSE-KORTE ingenieure +architekten using the BIM software Allplan. The 3D printing pioneers see enormous potential in the new technology. The project is being realized by the HOUS3DRUCK building owners’ association, which also includes Waldemar Korte from MENSE-KORTE ingenieure +architekten. Read more about First 3D-Printed House in Germany Realized with Support from Allplan[…]

APPLICATION NOTE: Precision magnetic encoders for the toughest environments: Wachendorff’s customised WDGA encoders endure the harsh conditions on AT-Boretec’s horizontal boring machinery

Shock and vibration-resistant absolute rotary encoders from Wachendorff Automation are providing precision position feedback for the automated feeding of pipe components as part of a control system on AT-Boretec’s horizontal boring machines. Providing a cost effective alternative to traditional trench digging methods for laying broadband services, water supplies and other underground systems, these mobile construction Read more about APPLICATION NOTE: Precision magnetic encoders for the toughest environments: Wachendorff’s customised WDGA encoders endure the harsh conditions on AT-Boretec’s horizontal boring machinery[…]

Rheinmetall supplies South African National Defence Force with new 40mm medium-velocity ammunition

.  – South African Army has purchased more than 20 000 rounds of a new medium velocity (MV) ammunition  – Nine different MV ammunition type s with a range of up to 800 metres  – New ammunition marks the first step to ward a game changing portfolio of Rheinmetall 40mm ammunition Rheinmetall is supplying the Read more about Rheinmetall supplies South African National Defence Force with new 40mm medium-velocity ammunition[…]

Blackstone picks location for battery cell production

Blackstone Resources AG (SWX: BLS) is pleased to announce that a decision has been made on the location of its battery cell production facilities for its subsidiary Blackstone Technology GmbH. From November 1, 2020, Blackstone Technology GmbH will commence operations at industrial park Am Fuchsbau, located in Saxony, Germany in the town of Döbeln. The Read more about Blackstone picks location for battery cell production[…]

KEYVANY in the MOHR GROUP

KEYVANY in the MOHR GROUP – Finest Brands store in Munich The MOHR GROUP will be opening this year at Motorworld München with KEYVANY as a partner and presenting selected items from the company KEYVANY takes refining luxury vehicles up to a new level. Even though the company was only founded in 2018, the team Read more about KEYVANY in the MOHR GROUP[…]

Just right for CO2: BITZER WGC gas coolers

BITZER’s WGC shell and tube gas cooler – which is designed for transcritical CO2 applications – has 120-bar design pressure and ensures high resistance to pressure/thermal fatigue. The WGC can be used as a gas cooler, a heat recovery exchanger and a condenser. The BITZER WGC is a new family of liquid-cooled heat exchangers with Read more about Just right for CO2: BITZER WGC gas coolers[…]

RWE researches large-scale storage for green electricity in salt caverns

RWE Gas Storage West GmbH and CMBlu Energy AG have initiated a collaborative project to investigate how RWE can utilise the salt caverns currently used for gas storage as large-scale, organic flow batteries. These underground caverns could potentially store capacities of up to several gigawatt hours of electricity from renewable sources. By comparison, Europe’s largest Read more about RWE researches large-scale storage for green electricity in salt caverns[…]

New office building at Bechtle Platz 1 setting the bar for sustainability

. Expansion of renewable energy production Charging infrastructure for electric and hybrid vehicles more than doubled Energy efficient solutions for climate control Bechtle AG is building the foundations for future growth at the Neckarsulm headquarters with the IT company continuing to pursue its strategy of generating and using renewable energies through a raft a different Read more about New office building at Bechtle Platz 1 setting the bar for sustainability[…]