InTiCa Systems AG: Initial forecast for 2020 following a strong fourth quarter

Sales expected to rise to over EUR 70 million (2019: EUR 65.7 million) Positive EBIT in the range EUR 0.5 million to EUR 1.0 million (2019: EUR 2.1 million) Optimistic about 2021 due to high level of orders on hand Based on the development of its business in the fourth quarter, InTiCa Systems AG (ISIN Read more about InTiCa Systems AG: Initial forecast for 2020 following a strong fourth quarter[…]

Executive Board and General Works Council agree on Key Issues Paper to realign the Company

. Reorganization of the production and development network with a strong focus on future technologies Socially responsible reduction of about 3,500 jobs in Germany across all employment groups No layoffs for operational reasons at the German locations of MAN Truck & Bus SE Key Issues Paper supports a package of measures designed to improve earnings Read more about Executive Board and General Works Council agree on Key Issues Paper to realign the Company[…]

Community Energy Working Group of the IRENA Coalition for Action sets the Course for 2021

During its Annual Strategy Meeting, the IRENA Coalition for Action took the key decisions for its activities in the year 2021. As an important part of the coalition, the Community Energy Working Group adopted its work programme 2021 already one week earlier. Stefan Gsänger, WWEA Secretary General, Krisztina Andre from the German community energy alliance Read more about Community Energy Working Group of the IRENA Coalition for Action sets the Course for 2021[…]

Osram raises guidance for FY 2021 after jump in profits

Revenue returns to pre-crisis level in the first quarter on a comparable basis Adjusted EBITDA margin at a very high level over 19 percent Strong trend in earnings across all businesses Consistent crisis management is carrying the company through the corona pandemic Annual guidance has been raised significantly Despite the corona crisis and recession in Read more about Osram raises guidance for FY 2021 after jump in profits[…]

Reducing Production Cost & Lowering Component Weight

Reducing production cost while lowering component weight in complex composite parts is no longer mutually exclusive – thanks to RAMPF Composite Solutions. The company is renowned for first-class composite design and manufacturing solutions to various industries including aerospace, defense, transportation, medical, and green technology. With its new eight-head Tailored Fiber Placement (TFP) machine, RAMPF Composite Solutions’ Read more about Reducing Production Cost & Lowering Component Weight[…]

R&S SMM100A vector signal generator redefines midrange signal generation for 5G, Wi-Fi 6E and much more

Rohde & Schwarz introduces the R&S SMM100A, the only vector signal generator with mmWave testing capabilities in its class. The instrument meets the rigorous expectations for generating digital signals for the most advanced wireless communication devices entering production, as well as for developing future products and technologies. Manufacturers of state-of-the-art 5G devices wishing to test the Read more about R&S SMM100A vector signal generator redefines midrange signal generation for 5G, Wi-Fi 6E and much more[…]

Respirators: TÜV Rheinland certifies FFP2 masks from Stolfig Group

The demand for respiratory protection masks in Germany and Europe is growing rapidly. An end to this trend is not in sight due to the current development concerning the Corona pandemic. Against this backdrop, the globally active testing service provider TÜV Rheinland has now certified respiratory protection masks of protection class FFP2 for the European Read more about Respirators: TÜV Rheinland certifies FFP2 masks from Stolfig Group[…]

MCA demo cell features NSK Monocarrier linear actuator

An NSK distribution partner, MCA linear motion robotics, has built a state-of-the-art linear motion demonstration cell that features NSK Monocarrier technology at its core. Machine builders and system integrators tasked with creating new systems or production lines that feature automated material/product handling, can now use the MCA demonstration cell as a best practice ideas platform. Read more about MCA demo cell features NSK Monocarrier linear actuator[…]

Schaeffler starts mass production of electric motors

  Customized product portfolio in E-Mobility business division, from components through to complete drive systems Schaeffler establishes itself as a leading supplier of sustainable electric mobility across all electrification levels Targeted acquisitions boost technology know-how Entry into the new market segment of heavy-duty electric motors Schaeffler is now reaping the rewards of its decision to Read more about Schaeffler starts mass production of electric motors[…]

Die Bonder for the Stacking of Membrane Chips with One Micron Post-bond Accuracy

The Institute for Microelectronics in Stuttgart, Germany, is using a die bonder system from Finetech for the stacking of fragile membrane chips with a post-bond accuracy of less than one micrometer. The Institute for Microelectronics Stuttgart (IMS Chips) is engaged in business-oriented research in the fields of silicon technology, application-specific circuits (ASIC), nanostructuring and image sensor technology Read more about Die Bonder for the Stacking of Membrane Chips with One Micron Post-bond Accuracy[…]