Die Sieger der Automotive Lean Production Awards 2018 stehen fest!

Die Sieger der Automotive Lean Production Awards, die in diesem Jahr zum dreizehnten Mal verliehen werden, stehen fest. Im europaweiten Wettbewerb konnten sich durchsetzen: OEM: Volkswagen AG, Werk Wolfsburg Supplier: Magna Mirrors, Werk Polinya, Spanien Special Award „Excellent Enterprise System”: Read More

Salzgitter AG: Kai Acker appointed new KHS GmbH Executive Management Board Chairman

The KHS GmbH Supervisory Board has appointed Dipl.-Ing. Dipl.-Wirtsch.-Ing. Kai Acker as the new Executive Management Board Chairman, effective October 15, 2018. He will be responsible for the technology, development/production, and human resources areas. Mr. Acker, born in 1968, is Read More

Design and analyze intralogistics zones with pickEXPLORER from nextLAP

nextLAP Inc. (www.nextlap.io), a specialist in IIoT-based solutions for the digital management and automation of production and logistics processes, presents its new pickEXPLORER. The software-based product allows intralogistics zones to be designed and analyzed. Based on real time picking data, Read More

Change of name: Luxcontrol renamed to Tentacontrol

Luxcontrol GmbH now trades under the new company name Tentacontrol GmbH. With the change of name, the integration process of Luxcontrol GmbH into the Tentamus Group has been completed. Tentacontrol GmbH is the first certification body within the Tentamus Group Read More

In May 2018 growth trend of production and sales in German machinery industry at 3% per year

This growth trend replaced five years of stagnation in production. During this period, production had only increased by 0.7% per year. In April 2018, the slight growth trend in production reached 105.3 index points, its highest value since the onset Read More

Lianxin Steel and Shandong Laigang Yongfeng order TMbaR mill from SMS group

For decades, SMS group (www.sms-group.com) has been a pioneer in and promoter of thermomechanical rolling. Now, two Chinese companies, Lianxin Steel and Shandong Laigang Yongfeng Steel, have decided to employ TMbaR, the process developed by SMS group for thermomechanical rolling of Read More

Four new climate chambers for development and production

Responding to the growing demand for CT metrology applications, YXLON International has invested in four additional climate chambers in Hamburg. Two chambers are dedicated to R&D for new and ongoing technology development; the other two are part of production, where Read More

Epson introduces Microdis Electronics as Programming Hub for Europe

The Epson Timing Device distributor Microdis Electronics ("Microdis") has just launched an online sale of Seiko Epson Corporation ("Epson") programmable oscillators (P-SPXO). The Interactive on-line configurator is now available under: www.epson.microdis.net This service allows you to configure and buy Epson products Read More

Connect C turns BMZ e-Bike Drive System smart

E-bike system supplier BMZ supports manufacturers on their way of digitalising their product portfolio. Based on connectivity solutions of technology company COMODULE, BMZ has developed a plug-and-play device that enables a seamless communication between the rider and his bike. BMZ Read More