thyssenkrupp Steel awards major revamp and new-build contracts for core units at Duisburg and Bochum sites to Primetals Technologies

Following the recent approval of investment funds, thyssenkrupp is now forging ahead with implementation of the projects under its Strategy 20-30. The greater part of the contracts – revamp of the casting-rolling line, rebuild of an existing continuous caster, both Read More

Welttag des Hörens: power one EVOLUTION – Die neue VARTA Hörgerätebatterie mit längerer Laufzeit

. Seit Beginn des Jahres ist die neue power one EVOLUTION auf dem Markt, eine Hörgerätebatterie der VARTA AG mit neuer TFT Technologie und bis zu 15 Prozent längerer Laufzeit als die Standardzelle. Die Anforderungen an Hörgerätebatterien steigen, denn Hörgeräte Read More

BASF presents projects and innovations for the entire life cycle of packaging products at virtual events

With a focus on topics revolving around sustainability and resource conservation Events from March 15 to 25, 2021 Virtual replacement for the Interpack 2021 At virtual events held from March 15 to 25, 2021, BASF experts provide an insight into Read More

New Ultramid® Advanced grades with carbon-fiber reinforcement for low-weight and high-performance parts

Carbon-fiber reinforced polyphthalamides (PPA) with outstanding mechanical properties for the replacement of aluminum and magnesium For structural automotive applications, consumer electronics and loaded industrial equipment BASF is now expanding its polyphthalamide (PPA) portfolio of Ultramid® Advanced with carbon-fiber reinforced grades with Read More

Mehr Effizienz und Präzision für High-Density und SIPs

Schneller, präziser, flexibler – so präsentiert sich die neue SIPLACE TX micron für Advanced Packaging und High-Density-Anwendungen. Mit dem weiterentwickelten 20-Segment Hochleistungsbestückkopf SIPLACE SpeedStar steigert Technologieführer ASM die Bestückleistung um rund 23 Prozent auf bis zu 96.000 Bauelemente pro Stunde Read More

European research project iRel40: Improving the reliability of electronic components for future applications

Sensitec GmbH is collaborating in the European research project Intelligent Reliability 4.0 (iRel40) with 75 scientific and industrial partners from 13 countries to improve the reliability of electronic systems and microelectronic components. This project is coordinated by Infineon Technologies AG. Read More

In-house Development: Trichroid Polarization Optics

With the layer design developed by LASER COMPONENTS, it is now possible to separate the polarizations of three wavelengths simultaneously. The optics, which are manufactured according to customer specifications, can be used, among other things, to combine linearly polarized laser Read More

LANCOM Management Cloud is the best rated network-management solution in the Professional User Rating IT Operations

In the second round of the “Professional User Rating IT Operations” study by analysts techconsult, the German network infrastructure supplier LANCOM Systems has once again cleaned up across the board. This is the second consecutive ranking as “Champion”, this time Read More

Fatigue strength of hybrid joined multi-material structures: Fraunhofer LBF identifies high potential for lightweight design

Increasingly stringent statutory emission limits are pushing the automotive industry toward innovative lightweight design solutions. In this context, the fatigue strength of thin sheet metal structures, especially made from multi-material, is becoming increasingly important. As part of the EU-funded research Read More