There is a demand for industrial processes and end products to become more efficient and durable. At the same time, the networked factory of the future requires smart workpieces, components and systems that can be seamlessly integrated into an intelligent manufacturing process. Innovative supplier solutions are called for.
Energy | 24 May. 2018
BlueVault ensures energy supply on oil rigs
Aiming to achieve a low-emissions offshore platform, Siemens has unveiled a new storage solution for all-electric and hybrid applications in...
Industrie 4.0 | 23 May. 2018
Pellet extrusion cuts the costs of industrial-scale 3D printing
Pellet extrusion technology aims to optimize the 3D printing of larger and heavier objects: The raw material is cheaper than coiled...
Predictive Maintenance | 23 May. 2018
SAP system automates aircraft maintenance
As soon as the private jet lands, a new SAP module-based maintenance system collects the key data and even automatically orders spare parts.
Research & Technology | 14 May. 2018
EU Circular Economy Package ensures recycling innovations
The newly adopted EU Circular Economy Package contains higher binding recycling quotas for municipal waste. To ensure that plastic packaging...
Cobots | 12 May. 2018
Fraunhofer and BMW build autonomous transport robots
The new generation of luggage-sized AGV is lighter, stronger and, above all, smarter. The Bavarians are also capable of producing the robot...
Industrial Supply | 11 May. 2018
Scanners for professionals
HANNOVER MESSE 2018 offered the perfect opportunity for REYHER to unveil its new mobile data capture device. This innovative barcode scanner...
Industrie 4.0 | 10 May. 2018
Digitization optimizes tool regrinding
The digitization of relatively small industrial sectors can also result in time and cost savings: c-Com GmbH offers a software solution for...
Industrie 4.0 | 09 May. 2018
Premium AEROTEC uses Airbus’ data platform Skywise
Airbus supplier Premium AEROTEC is adapting Airbus’ data analysis and collaborative platform Skywise to make communication processes with...
Industrial Supply | 02 May. 2018
Made to measure!
The Danish startup ElastiSense was at HANNOVER MESSE 2018 to showcase its robust, flexible high-precision displacement sensors, which are...
Research & Technology | 26 Apr. 2018
Recycled electronic waste is becoming the goldmine of sustainability
Around 45 million tons of electronic waste accumulate worldwide every year, with no end in sight. The amount of waste produced in 2016 alone...
Industrial Supply | 24 Apr. 2018
International quartet goes head to head!
Continental has put together an international hackathon especially for HANNOVER MESSE. Startups from around the world, including one from...
Industrial Supply | 16 Apr. 2018
A model conveying the message
Continental has built a compact mock-up for HANNOVER MESSE 2018 to demonstrate its conveyor belt and sensor expertise, and also to highlight...
Industrial Supply | 12 Apr. 2018
A simmering hot new development
TU Wien, Austria's largest natural sciences and technical university, is bringing a whole stack of interesting and innovative exhibits to...
Energy | 11 Apr. 2018
It's the little things that count...!
Already the supplier of the smallest medium-voltage circuit breakers on the market, Tavrida has now beaten its own record. The VCB15_MDD,...
Predictive Maintenance | 11 Apr. 2018
New cold-forming simulation accurately predicts cracks
Small cause, huge effect: In mass forming, pores (among other things) that could cause damage form in the component. Fraunhofer IWM has...
Industrie 4.0 | 10 Apr. 2018
Volvo CE focuses on 3D-printed spare parts
Volvo Construction Equipment strengthens its commitment to 3D printing, aiming to score advantages in prototyping and spare parts supply.
Young Tech Enterprises | 09 Apr. 2018
3D printing robot for all things right on site
An aspiring startup has developed a 3D printer that single-handedly prints complete buildings – and entire industrial halls may be on the...
Energy | 09 Apr. 2018
Just in time for this year's HANNOVER MESSE, STEGO is presenting innovations including the LED Varioline – its new, powerful and compact LED...
Industrial Supply: | 06 Apr. 2018
Top-notch lectures and discussions on all five days of the show
The Industrial Supply show at HANNOVER MESSE 2018 features two excellent speaking platforms that will complement the exhibits and give...
Smart Supply | 06 Apr. 2018
Autonomization is the supply chain keyword in 2018
The VDMA professional association for materials handling and intralogistics will present the results of its technology roadmap at the CeMAT...