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Presentations on the E-Mobility Stage at CWIEME Berlin 2024

CWIEME Berlin welcomed more than 6,700 visitors to the Berlin Exhibition Centre from 14 to 16 May 2024 for the trade fair for the electrotechnical industry. Over 600 exhibitors presented their latest developments in the fields of coil winding, insulation and electrical engineering in five halls, with several new...

David Ricks, Chair and Chief Executive Officer of Eli Lilly

With a new investment commitment of US$5.3 billion, Eli Lilly plans to more than double its investment in the Lebanon production site in the US state of Indiana. This expansion is intended to significantly increase production capacity for active pharmaceutical ingredients (API) for two drugs currently in high demand...

Wafers

In a joint development project lasting about a year, important progress was made in the production of "Smart Power Technologies". The Fraunhofer IPMS provided significant support to the semiconductor manufacturer Infineon by supplying selected process modules within the entire CMOS process value chain on 300 mm wafers...

Sanofi, Formation Bio and Open AI jointly develop software to accelerate drug development

Sanofi, Formation Bio and OpenAI are collaborating to build AI-powered software to accelerate drug development and bring new medicines to patients more efficiently. The three teams will bring together data, software and tuned models to develop custom, purpose-built solutions across the drug development lifecycle. This...

Patrick Steiss, Energy Manager at Janitza

In 2021, Janitza began a thorough examination of its corporate carbon footprint, aiming to achieve climate neutrality by 2030. To facilitate this, all company processes were analyzed at the beginning of 2023 in collaboration with the service provider, Climate Partner. The entire balancing process adhered to the...

Songwon signs The Antwerp Declaration for a European Industrial Deal

Songwon Industrial has signed the Antwerp Declaration for a European Industrial Deal. Together with 1000 industrial signatories representing 25 sectors across Europe, the producer of polymer stabilisers and a global player in specialty chemicals will strengthen the competitiveness, sustainability and resilience of...

BASF site in Tarragona, Spain

BASF plans to expand the global production capacity of its Basoflux range of paraffin inhibitors at its site in Tarragona, Spain. This investment will enable the chemical company's Oilfield Chemicals business to meet current and future demand for novel paraffin inhibitors for the oil and gas industry. Additional...

Mitsubishi Electric’s new manufacturing plant for factory automation systems in Maharashtra, India

Mitsubishi Electric has opened a manufacturing facility for advanced factory automation systems in the Talegaon Industrial area in Maharashtra in India. The company has invested 2.2 billion Indian Rupee, this corresponds to around 24 million Euros. The facility of Mitsubishi Electric will manufacture inverters and...

Patrick Cushing is new VP Operations of Rentschler Biopharma Inc.

THE CDMO Rentschler Biopharma has announced that Patrick Cushing, Ph.D., has been appointed Vice President Operations of Rentschler Biopharma, Inc., the company's U.S. subsidiary, effective 1 May. In this newly created position, Dr Cushing will oversee and manage all operations at the site, reporting to Rentschler...

Net-zero emissions by 2040: Krones has defined more stringent sustainability targets

It has been officially confirmed: Following a resolution by the Executive Board, Krones is aiming to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions to net zero by 2040 - along the entire value chain. “In view of the latest forecasts issued by climate researchers, each and every one of us needs to know that our planet has reached...