Synergised corporate capabilities - Stadler - Krones

Used PET bottles and other plastic waste can serve the packaging sector and other industries as a valuable resource. It’s only that - currently, at least - this resource is still lying fallow in many areas. In order to bring about a lasting change here, Krones, Neutraubling, and Stadler Anlagenbau have joined forces in a cooperative partnership. Their shared goal: to harness the advantages of plastics recycling for clients all over the world as simply and profitably as possible, by offering them already-existing,...


Serialisation and Aggregation Solutions for Product and Supply Chain Protection

Fachpack, the European trade fair for packaging, processing and technology in Nuremberg, opens its doors from 24 - 26 September 2019. The Wipotec Group will be represented at the Packaging Valley stand. In Hall 2, Stand 421, trade visitors can discover the latest developments in product inspection. This year Wipotec-OCS is exhibiting the SC-2000 X-ray scanner for the first time. With a system length of 700 mm including ejection, the "Mini" represents an outstanding solution for space-saving inspection requirements. A...

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Lonza to use Pharma-Suite MES software, along with Factory-Talk Innovation-Suite to accelerate paperless, 24/7 production of cutting-edge capsules

Lonza has selected Rockwell Automation for the turnkey implementation of the Lonza strategic vision of bringing the digital factory to nine former Capsugel facilities that manufacture drug capsules. The Switzerland-based company, founded in 1897 with approximately 15,500 employees, chose Rockwell Automation’s Pharma-Suite Manufacturing Execution System (MES) software to digitize the operations in their manufacturing environments. Specifically, the solution is designed to help avoid disruptions during high volume...

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White Paper on digitization in catalysis research published

Unlocking the enormous wealth of catalysis research data: This is the aim of a new initiative of the German Catalysis Society (GeCatS). In the recently published white paper "The Digitalization of Catalysis-Related Sciences", experts from academia and industry outline how "digital catalysis" can accelerate research processes and lead to new insights.