Digitalization

Intelligent Wearables

Honeywell announced that Braskem Idesa has adopted a hands-free, wearable connected technology solution at its plant in Veracruz, Mexico. Honeywell’s Intelligent Wearables will allow Braskem Idesa to improve productivity and compliance with process procedures, capture the expertise of experienced workers and provide...

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-...

Matthias Altendorf, CEO Endress+Hauser Group

Endress+Hauser experienced strong growth across all regions, sectors and product areas in 2018. The ongoing digitalization of the industry and positive development on the international markets provided impetus. The Group increased sales and profits, invested heavily and created hundreds of jobs worldwide. “The bottom...

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...

Sensor+Test 2019 Special Topic "Sensor and Measuring Technology for the Process Automation"

With its special topic “Sensor and Measuring Technology for Process Automation", the Sensor+Test 2019 addresses the increased demands in one of the trade fair’s central areas of application that has steadily gained in importance for the industry at large. The continued focus here is on the area-wide networking and...