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.
Industrial Supply | 12 Oct. 2018
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Spotlight on | 01 Oct. 2018
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Big innovations often come in tiny packages, so it's worth taking the time to have a good look around at the Industrial Supply show in halls...
Industrie 4.0 | 30 Sep. 2018
Autonomous transport costs only half as much
Digitization and autonomous driving are expected to halve transport costs by 2030. The production of trucks will also become cheaper by...
HANNOVER MESSE News | 26 Sep. 2018
HANNOVER MESSE USA 2018: North America’s Stage For Industry 4.0
CHICAGO – HANNOVER MESSE USA 2018, the first staging of the iconic HANNOVER MESSE brand outside of Germany, presented game-changing Industry...
Sector Coupling | 24 Sep. 2018
Electromobility brings distribution grids to their knees
Although electromobility will not have a dramatic impact on electricity consumption in Germany, many local distribution grids are not...
Industrial Supply | 22 Sep. 2018
Electromobility is moving in on truck builders
Truck manufacturers' business model is under great pressure, forcing companies to radically rethink their business. According to a study,...
Industrial Supply | 22 Sep. 2018
Engineers and computer scientists are more in demand than ever
There was a monthly average of 129,470 vacancies for engineers and computer scientists in the second quarter of 2018. Just under two-thirds...
Smart Materials & Coatings | 12 Sep. 2018
Six tips for digitizing the supply chain
The consulting firm Camelot has conducted a study examining how to successfully digitize the supply chain. The study surveyed 155 supply...
Industrie 4.0 | 11 Sep. 2018
Industry spends billions on environmental protection
10.4% of all investments by industry in 2016 was allocated to environmental protection equipment. The Federal Statistical Office report...
Industrial Supply | 11 Sep. 2018
Theftex fights against the theft of truck cargos
It all started with a student's clever idea to equip tarpaulins with an alarm system to protect truck cargos against brazen thieves. His...
Smart Materials & Coatings | 10 Sep. 2018
High-performance powder targets high-tech 3D printer products
It should facilitate the production of plastic components with particularly high elasticity and strength. The product can be used as the...
Industrie 4.0 | 08 Sep. 2018
Industry associations help find the right sensors
Sensors and measuring technology are considered key Industry 4.0 technologies. The industry association AMA has now published an up-to-date...
Cobots | 25 Aug. 2018
Transport robots carry the dye buckets at Bierbaum
The textile industry is also benefiting from digitization: automatically navigating transport robots to ensure a smooth flow of goods...
Logistics 4.0 | 24 Aug. 2018
Linde supports new logistics ideas
Sounds like a win-win situation: Youth competitions help young talents come into contact with companies, which in turn benefit from fresh...
Industrial Supply | 24 Aug. 2018
Schuler takes over Italian press manufacturer Farina
With the acquisition of the machine manufacturer Farina Presse, the German company Schuler complements its own product portfolio in the...
Research & Technology | 23 Aug. 2018
Fraunhofer Institute and Omicron conduct research on photocatalysis
The Fraunhofer Institute for Surface Engineering and Thin Films (IST) and Omicron have developed a novel measuring gun. It makes it easier...
Artificial Intelligence | 17 Aug. 2018
Schaeffler and Paravan driving autonomously together
Schaeffler is now also involved in the competition for autonomous driving. The automotive and engineering supplier has set up a joint...
Lightweight Construction | 15 Aug. 2018
Carbon fiber made from wood for the first time
A Dresden-based scientist has developed a procedure for obtaining carbon fibers from waste from the paper industry. This could give another...
Trade & Invest | 10 Aug. 2018
German logistics tops the list
Germany is the world champion, at least in terms of logistics. The World Bank reached this conclusion after comparing over 160 countries.
Lightweight Construction | 08 Aug. 2018
New ideas save up to 217 kilograms in vehicle construction
Steel manufacturers and solid forming companies have been exploring ways to make hybrid cars and conventional trucks lighter for years as...