SMS group to supply 5,000-ton MT 5000 eccentric press to Musashi Europe

Musashi Europe has placed an order with SMS group (www.sms-group.com) for the delivery of a 5,000-ton eccentric forging press, type MT 5000, for its plant in Bockenau, Germany. Commissioning of the new MT 5000 closed-die forging press is scheduled for Q4 2019. The new forging press will enable Musashi Europe to produce large rotationally-symmetric forgings Read more about SMS group to supply 5,000-ton MT 5000 eccentric press to Musashi Europe[…]

New ODU Production Site In Sibiu

The new production hall was completed right on time at the end of September last year and successfully approved by local authorities. The move into the brand-new ODU Romania facility in Sibiu was successful and a smart one. The new building offers far more production space (+ 30% in phase 1), with short paths and Read more about New ODU Production Site In Sibiu[…]

GEMÜ honoured as “Global Market Leader” for 2018 – the third year in a row

The Ingelfingen-based specialist in valves has been awarded the title of "Global Market Leader" for yet another year, earning the distinction for 2018 as part of the global market leader index of the University of St. Gallen and the Academy of German Global Market Leaders. For the third time in succession, the German business magazine Read more about GEMÜ honoured as “Global Market Leader” for 2018 – the third year in a row[…]

WIPOTEC announces Russia compliance solution to meet serialisation requirements with cryptographic protection

The Russian Federal Law No. 488-FZ, effective on January 1, 2019, regulates implementation of the serialisation code with cryptographic protection. WIPOTEC has closely followed the developments in Russia, and developed an upgrade kit for TQS solutions that offers advanced printer and camera technology to meet the needs of the Russian market. This upgrade kit is now available Read more about WIPOTEC announces Russia compliance solution to meet serialisation requirements with cryptographic protection[…]

Fast, high-resolution characterization of laser and VCSEL light sources

As a participant at the German pavilion, Instrument Systems is showcasing its premium class spectroradiometers at Photonics West / USA. The globally recognized reference device CAS 140D forms the basis of the system and is supplemented by our special model, the high-resolution CAS 140CT-HR. Both devices can be viewed in simulated applications at exhibition booth Read more about Fast, high-resolution characterization of laser and VCSEL light sources[…]

FOBA showcasing at Intec and MD&M West

FOBA Laser Marking + Engraving is attending two international trade shows in February to present innovative direct part marking solutions: At both the Intec in Leipzig/Germany (Feb. 5 – 8, 2019) and the MD&M West in Anaheim/USA (Feb. 5 – 7, 2019), a FOBA M2000 laser marking system will be presented on-site at the booth. Read more about FOBA showcasing at Intec and MD&M West[…]

BASF at BAU 2019 – Novel High-Performance Insulation Presented in First Carbon Concrete Composite Facade Elements

SLENTEX®: Non-combustible and flexible insulation mat SLENTITE®: Slim and heavy-duty insulation panel BASF is presenting its high-performance insulation materials in a new application at the world’s flagship fair for architecture, materials and systems in Munich from January 14 to 19, 2019. The innovative high-performance products SLENTITE® and SLENTEX® are a new generation of super-slim aerogel-based Read more about BASF at BAU 2019 – Novel High-Performance Insulation Presented in First Carbon Concrete Composite Facade Elements[…]

Fire protection for buildings

Depending on the size, condition and intended use of a building, the authorities and insurance companies have different requirements. Large-scale and fatal fires in recent years show that the measures taken so far are not sufficient. There are numerous possi-bilities to increase safety through fire protection, both in the construction of new buil-dings and the Read more about Fire protection for buildings[…]

MMK relies on PQA® for quality management across all processes

Magnitogorsk Iron & Steel Works (MMK), Russia, has placed an order with MET/Con, an SMS group company (www.sms-group.com), for the implementation of the quality management system PQA® (Product Quality Analyzer). Together, MMK, SMS group and MET/Con intend to set a milestone with this project and show how the location’s performance and quality levels can be Read more about MMK relies on PQA® for quality management across all processes[…]

Ethernet for offshore drilling rigs

Hradil Spezialkabel, the German cable-engineering company presents a hybrid a cable which transmits images and data in real time, supplies power for applications in marine atmospheres and is compliant with ATEX and EX requirements. While standard Ethernet cables have a maximum length of 100 meters, Hradil’s Hybrid Multi-Ethernet cable can reach lengths of up to Read more about Ethernet for offshore drilling rigs[…]