Knorr-Bremse mourns the death of Heinz Hermann Thiele

Heinz Hermann Thiele was one of Germany’s leading industrial managers. Through his entrepreneurial vision, in more than 35 years he built up the Knorr-Bremse Group from a medium-sized company in a difficult economic situation into a profitable, globally successful corporation with almost 30,000 employees and annual sales of around EUR 7 billion. To this day, Read more about Knorr-Bremse mourns the death of Heinz Hermann Thiele[…]

Perfect winter sport conditions – Thanks to PistenBully and STW

From the 23rd of February until the 7th of March the Nordic World Ski Championships 2021 will take place in Oberstdorf. First class ski sport demands first class snow preparation: A job for the diesel electric PistenBully 600E+. With automation and drive technology from STW, the PistenBully performs its job perfectly. At the end of Read more about Perfect winter sport conditions – Thanks to PistenBully and STW[…]

Reliable 3D measurement process guarantees quality for high-grade injection-molded components

Stringent quality demands are placed on components with glossy and reflective surfaces. Reflective and curved surfaces are often extremely sensitive and therefore difficult to inspect – yet precise quality control procedures are vital for manufacturers. With its SpecGAGE3D product family, ISRA VISION provides the ideal solution for quality inspections of reflective surfaces, for example, injection-molded Read more about Reliable 3D measurement process guarantees quality for high-grade injection-molded components[…]

TSN moves into the spotlight: Automotive Ethernet Congress shows clear direction of the automotive market

This year’s virtual Automotive Ethernet Congress was inpiring, not only because of the presentation of versatile networking possibilities, but also because of its clear, targeted address of the market-determining topics in the automotive world. In addition to service-oriented architectures, safety and security, Time Sensitive Networking (TSN) is gaining importance. TSN Systems was represented as an Read more about TSN moves into the spotlight: Automotive Ethernet Congress shows clear direction of the automotive market[…]

Florida Department of Transportation Certifies Traffic Detection Solutions from FLIR Systems

When companies introduce new products aimed at improving the efficiency of traffic and safety of all road users, a critical step in the process often includes testing those products by state Departments of Transportation (DOTs). This testing and certification by DOTs ensures that new technologies are viable and acceptable solutions to be placed on each Read more about Florida Department of Transportation Certifies Traffic Detection Solutions from FLIR Systems[…]

Rhenus Home Delivery tests a new electric van in Düsseldorf

Rhenus Home Delivery, the specialist for making deliveries to final customers, has been trying out a vehicle powered by an electric battery since 16 February 2021. The Maxus EV80 from MAXOMOTIVE Deutschland will initially be thoroughly put to the test at the business site in Düsseldorf for four weeks – with the option of extending Read more about Rhenus Home Delivery tests a new electric van in Düsseldorf[…]

Record number of newly opened hydrogen refuelling stations in 2020

In 2020, 107 hydrogen refuelling stations went into operation worldwide, more than ever before. 29 new hydrogen stations were opened in Europe, 72 in Asia, and 6 in North America. This is the result of the 13th annual assessment of H2stations.org, an information service of Ludwig-Bölkow-Systemtechnik (LBST). Four countries showed a particular dynamic in expansion: Read more about Record number of newly opened hydrogen refuelling stations in 2020[…]

Teijin to Build GF-SMC Molding in Czech Republic

Teijin Limited announced today that it will install a  composite compression molding line at Benet Automotive s.r.o, the company’s automotive composites business in Milovice, Czech Republic. Teijin will invest some EUR 10 million in the new glass fiber sheet molding compound (GF-SMC) line, which will begin operating in autumn 2022 to help meet strong demand Read more about Teijin to Build GF-SMC Molding in Czech Republic[…]

Norwegian shared mobility provider Bilkollektivet chooses MOQO

More and more people than ever before are signing up to Bilkollektivet , a cooperative founded 25 years ago in Oslo and the oldest car sharing provider in the country. Every month 400 to 500 new people register up for the ever-growing pool of vehicles. A cooperation between the Norwegians and the German mobility software Read more about Norwegian shared mobility provider Bilkollektivet chooses MOQO[…]

Giorgio Moroder premieres Preludio Remix, the sound of the future created for fpt industrial

“Preludio Remix by Giorgio Moroder” is now available on all FPT Industrial digital channels. The internationally renowned artist, a three-time Academy Award winner, has conceived a new musical creation for FPT Industrial which reinterprets the melodies and harmonies of “Preludio” the sound of the future created to be the soundtrack for FPT Industrial engines. Compared Read more about Giorgio Moroder premieres Preludio Remix, the sound of the future created for fpt industrial[…]