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Siemens Headquarters Munich

The Hannover Messe is not about a single innovation. Isolated technological solutions will not solve the challenges of industry. Only ecosystems will moving away from individual value capture towards joint value creation. Nowhere is this more urgent than in the fight against climate change. According to the World...

Torsten Janwlecke, member of the management board of Phoenix Contact and president of the Device Connectors business unit

TE Connectivity and Phoenix Contact will jointly develop new hybrid single pair ethernet (SPE) M12 connection solutions. The M12 connectors comply with the specified hybrid format according to International Electrotechnical Commission standard 63171-7, which was initiated in early 2021 at the suggestion of TE in the...

Dr. Theodore Duclos

Freudenberg Sealing Technologies has announced that Dr. Theodore Duclos, Chief Technology Officer (CTO), has elected to retire from the company on June 30 after more than 25 years of service. Dr. Duclos, who is recognized for championing innovative approaches to technology and manufacturing processes, has agreed to...

Certified devices, interoperable with networks and services, are critical to enabling the high-speed, reliable, and secure wireless communications required for industrial use cases worldwide

CTIA Certification and the 5G Alliance for Connected Industries and Automation, a working party of ZVEI, announce the signing of a cooperation agreement (Coop) to advance 5G industrial certification requirements. The partners seek to accelerate the certification, adoption, and implementation of 5G technology across the...

BASF has doubled its capacity in Singapore for Irganox 1010 by adding an additional production line at its antioxidants plant on Jurong Island

BASF has expanded the production capacity for its antioxidant Irganox 1010 at its site on Jurong Island, Singapore, by integrating an additional production line into the existing production facilities. “By expanding our production capacity, we respond to the increasing demand, and it allows us to support our customers...

Presentation of the Best Managed Companies Award

For the third year in a row, Vetter, a globally leading contract development and manufacturing organization (CDMO), has won the Best Managed Companies Award. With this three-win feat, the pharmaceutical service provider has once again demonstrated why it is considered one of the industry leaders. The awards committee...

Merck increases net sales in all regions, including by almost eleven percent in Europe

Merck achieved a strong result in the 1st quarter of 2022. Sales rose 12.2 percent year-on-year to around EUR 5.2 billion. The main growth drivers were the Process Solutions business of Life Science, new healthcare products and the Semiconductor Solutions business of Electronics. Organic growth in Group sales totaled 7...

IPMS M3Spiro Rev03 for spirometry of the breath

The Fraunhofer Institute for Photonic Microsystems IPMS is one of the leading research institutions for the development and testing of electronic, mechanical and optical components and devices and their integration into intelligent systems. The Fraunhofer IPMS will again be present at the Sensor+Test 2022 trade fair in...

Automatica 2022, the industry meeting place for automated, intelligent production, will be held in Munich from June 21 to 24

On the second day of Automatica, which will be held in Munich from June 21 to 24, 2022, the highlight of the supporting program will be the "Munich_i Hightech Summit". Led by Director Prof. Dr.-Ing. Sami Haddadin and Director Prof. Dr. med. Alena Buyx under the patronage of Bavarian Minister President Dr. Markus Söder...

New methane sulfonic acid plant started up at the Verbund site in  Ludwigshafen

BASF has started up a new methanes ulfonic acid plant at its Verbund site in Ludwigshafen. Demand for methanesulfonic acid (MSA for short) has risen steadily worldwide in recent years. This is also due to growing interest in particularly environmentally compatible products and formulations. In order to meet the growing...