Digital Twin | 10 Jan. 2018
Great Britain wants to create a digital infrastructure model
A digital twin is supposed to support the future decision-making of the British in the planning of transport systems and energy supply.
Research & Technology | 10 Jan. 2018
A nose for social responsibility
Business students at the Eberswalde University for Sustainable Development (HNEE) have a nose for how to make environmental management more...
Industrial Supply | 10 Jan. 2018
Smart Supply: the road to even greater integration
The "Connect & Collaborate" lead theme for HANNOVER MESSE 2018 fits the industrial subcontracting sector like a glove.
Integrated Energy | 10 Jan. 2018
Production waste ensure energy supply
Alternative concepts for electricity and heat supply are on the rise in the commercial sector as well. Even the waste from neighboring...
Industrie 4.0 | 10 Jan. 2018
Pioneering software helps with digitalisation
A new evaluation tool will help companies introduce interactive assistance systems and facilitate the implementation of Industry 4.0...
Career 4.0 | 10 Jan. 2018
Employees hardly care about digital literacy
As the digitalization trend in industry progresses, only about 10% of employees are willing to independently acquire additional digital...
Integrated Energy | 09 Jan. 2018
By 2050, the process industry could switch to renewable gas
A climate-neutral lifestyle and the industry require comprehensive decarbonization. A structurally promising candidate is Power-to-Gas.
Global Business & Markets | 09 Jan. 2018
Acquisitions help with the digital transformation
Many companies search for the silver bullet to successful digitization. One possibility is the acquisition of IT-oriented companies and a...
Smart Supply | 09 Jan. 2018
3D printing is optimized for specific applications
The selection of processes and materials in 3D printing is currently based primarily on personal experience. Cooperation between industry...
Logistics 4.0 | 08 Jan. 2018
The largest rail bascule bridge in Europe is open to traffic
The Hamburg Port Authority (HPA) has officially opened the new 104-meter-wide Rethe rail bascule bridge to traffic with a symbolic first...
Integrated Energy | 08 Jan. 2018
Bio-battery supplies itself according to the electric eel principle
A new energy technology has been developed at the University of Friborg that works in a similar way to the hunting weapon of the electric...
Research & Technology | 08 Jan. 2018
Living tattoos turn the hand into a sensor
Biosensors that are placed on the skin with 3D printing and work with an ink of genetically modified living cells that can detect pollutants...
Industrie 4.0 | 08 Jan. 2018
3D simulations facilitate factory planning
In addition to artificial intelligence, networked machines, and cloud technologies, 3D simulations are central to modern production...
Cobots | 08 Jan. 2018
Intelligent gripper recognizes where it is supposed to grip
Smart handling systems can directly increase the efficiency of entire assembly lines. At the same time, human-robot collaboration solutions...
Integrated Industry | 08 Jan. 2018
Stretchable printed circuit boards go into series production
Dynamically deformable, expandable circuit boards serve a broad and rapidly growing field of application in the electronics sector. The...
Career 4.0 | 08 Jan. 2018
The demand for 3D printing experts is rising rapidly
Additive manufacturing has quickly become an integral part of modern production concepts. The need for trained experts is currently...
Industrie 4.0 | 07 Jan. 2018
Self-calibrating temperature measurement avoids standstills
Thermometers control the temperature, but who controls the thermometers? Ideally, all the sensors themselves during operation. Modern...
Research & Technology | 07 Jan. 2018
Chemnitz researches printed microelectronics
A key priority of functional printing is printed electronics, which could teach almost any device the necessary Industry 4.0 intelligence.
Cobots | 07 Jan. 2018
Jonathan and Fritzchen provide solid sound
Beyerdynamic wants to increase productivity by 50% at the same capacity without neglecting quality standards. In a pilot project, two Cobots...
Integrated Industry | 06 Jan. 2018
The market for logistics software is growing
For years now we have all noticed barcodes on every product for sale. We suspect that they might include information related to price,...