German Design Awards 2019: Special Mention for Leonhard Kurz

The third edition of the Box in Box from Leonhard Kurz received a Special Mention award at the German Design Awards 2019. The Box in Box is a collection of elaborately finished sample designer boxes which Kurz issues each year as inspiration for creative packaging design. The thematic basis for the collection comes from a Read more about German Design Awards 2019: Special Mention for Leonhard Kurz[…]

PIAE 2019 – Tradition meets innovation

PIAE 2019 presents itself in a new guise. The traditional VDI Plastics Congress will present its completely new, revised event concept from 3 to 4 April 2019 in Mannheim: More content, interactive program items and modern entertainment. Relying on proven traditions, opening up new space for innovations and new products – The international VDI Plastics Read more about PIAE 2019 – Tradition meets innovation[…]

Focus Business: Instillo is one of the Growth Champions 2019

Instillo GmbH is one of the growth champions of the year 2019. This is the result of a study in which German companies with the highest sales growth identified by the newsmagazine Focus together with the data company Statista. Instillo GmbH is ranked number 68 in the crossindustry including 500 enterprises. Furthermore, Instillo was selected Read more about Focus Business: Instillo is one of the Growth Champions 2019[…]

Positive results for EuroBLECH 2018: Digitalisation sets the tone at the world’s leading exhibition for the sheet metal working industry

The 25th International Sheet Metal Working Technology Exhibition, EuroBLECH 2018, ended last week after four successful show days. A total of 56,301 visitors from around the world came to Hanover to get an overview of the latest innovations and digital technologies for sheet metal working and to invest in new manufacturing machinery. A total of Read more about Positive results for EuroBLECH 2018: Digitalisation sets the tone at the world’s leading exhibition for the sheet metal working industry[…]

Battery recyclers are largely optimistic

There is widespread confidence among battery recyclers that the volume of waste batteries will remain high in the coming months. After all, almost 70 per cent of the congress participants surveyed at the International Congress for Battery Recycling ICBR 2018 rate the current development and forecast of future volume positively. The result was almost identical Read more about Battery recyclers are largely optimistic[…]

NLMK DanSteel to revamp and expand heavy-plate rolling mill with SMS group

NLMK DanSteel A/S, Denmark, has placed an order with SMS group (www.sms-group.com) for the large-scale expansion and modernization of its heavy-plate mill in Frederiksvaerk. NLMK DanSteel is implementing these measures to expand its product range further in terms of both grades and sizes. SMS group’s scope of supply for the 4.2-m heavy-plate mill includes a Read more about NLMK DanSteel to revamp and expand heavy-plate rolling mill with SMS group[…]

Growth expectations to 2020 in Robotics and Automation twice as high as in machinery industry

Production in the sector Robotics and Automation grew by 30% more strongly than that of machinery industry from 2014 to 2017. This positive development naturally influences the growth expectations of machine-builders in this sector. Manufacturers of robotics and automation expect their machine production to grow by 11% per year to 2020. This expectation is twice Read more about Growth expectations to 2020 in Robotics and Automation twice as high as in machinery industry[…]

Smart solutions for all edge scenarios

. At CEBIT 2018, Rittal will present turnkey, high-availability IT infrastructure solutions for all edge scenarios on its 500 square-metre stand in hall 12. In conjunction with partners such as ABB and HPE, Rittal will showcase a range of pioneering edge solutions – from Smart Industry to Smart Mobility. Rittal is a d!conomy exhibitor and Read more about Smart solutions for all edge scenarios[…]

“MAP” – New innovation project supported by EIT RawMaterials will provide better assessments of undiscovered mineral resources

Mineral Resource Assessment Platform (MAP), an innovation project supported by EIT RawMaterials and lead byGeological Survey of Finland (GTK), will help in providing more accurate information on the locations and the amounts of undiscovered mineral resources. Having a reliable information concerning the locations and the amounts of undiscovered mineral resources is important for investment decisions by exploration Read more about “MAP” – New innovation project supported by EIT RawMaterials will provide better assessments of undiscovered mineral resources[…]

IBM Study: Responding to Cybersecurity Incidents Still a Major Challenge for Businesses

IBM (NYSE: IBM) Security today announced the results of a global study exploring the factors and challenges of being a Cyber Resilient organization. The study was conducted by Ponemon Institute and sponsored by IBM Resilient and found that 77 percent of respondents admit they do not have a formal cyber security incident response plan (CSIRP) Read more about IBM Study: Responding to Cybersecurity Incidents Still a Major Challenge for Businesses[…]