RSS

Manufacturing

Data released today revealed that in August, Germany saw its industrial orders fall slightly further than expected as a result of less demand domestically, adding to the signs that the continued slump in manufacturing is pushing Europe's largest... Read more

Kari Terho, General Manager of Elisa Smart Factory explains how his team has boosted the battery cell production yield by 16% with Predictive Quality Analytics at eLab, the electromobility research centre in the University of Aachen in Germany... Read more

The Minerva group, created in 1996, designs and manufactures complex parts for the energy, transport and defence industries. The group has developed several integrated subsidiaries, each focused on a specific area of technical expertise... Read more

Marc Baret, Director of EMEA industrial services at Rockwell Automation gives us his take on servistisation of industrial automation now and where it can take manufacturers in the future... Read more

With a mission is to revolutionise the economies of space; mass-producing a satellite constellation that will provide high-speed internet access worldwide, OneWeb Satellites, a joint venture between Airbus and OneWeb, have used Lanner’s digital... Read more

In recent years, Artificial Intelligence (AI) has been touted as a powerful technology that will revolutionise the industrial manufacturing space. The sentiment has its validity, but the reality is extremely complex... Read more

It is very unlikely that you will use a piece of technology from 100 years ago, such as a typewriter or a gramophone, in everyday life. However, a town in California has hit the headlines for doing just that. Could manufacturers learn a lesson... Read more

The effect of automation on global manufacturing continues to grow as a new report has shown that sales of industrial robots hit a record high of $16.5-billion (€14.9-billion) in 2018... Read more

Matador, a major Slovak supplier of the automotive industry in the region has announced that it is joining an electric vehicle battery project in the country. Read more

French plastics compounder Benvic Europe is set to acquire Ereplast, a French specialist in industrial plastic waste recycling, and enter the recycling compounding sector... Read more

Austria-based polyolefins, base chemicals, and fertilisers manufacturer Borealis AG has broken ground on a new, world-scale facility in Kallo, Belgium... Read more

Research company Gartner predicts that half of large industrial companies will be using digital twins to improve productivity by 2021. Here Jonathan Wilkins, director at industrial automation parts supplier EU Automation, explains the important... Read more

Manufacturers that want to stay competitive on the market often find themselves in product pricing wars but the key to profit is often closer to home. For one thing, operating costs are a common major expense with the average organisation spending... Read more

Global engineering technologies company, Renishaw, worked with engine manufacturing company Cobra Aero, based in Michigan, USA, to optimise its design processes for aircraft and motorcycle engines. After working with Renishaw to develop new... Read more

A threat to jobs, a health and safety risk and a technological nightmare. Despite these common protests against robotic technology, demand is growing, creating a new challenge for robot component suppliers. Chris Johnson, managing director of... Read more

Eight years ago, came a great promise — domestic smart meters vowed to save on energy bills and reduce Britain’s carbon emissions by 34 million tonnes over 20 years. Since then, 10.8 million smart meters have been installed, but tackling household... Read more

Food fraud costs the industry around €30-billion a year globally. With the number of cooperation requests by the EU Food Fraud Network jumping 30% in 2018, counterfeiters continue to pose a major threat to food innovation and consequently economic... Read more

SOCAR Turkey Energy has announced it will break ground on the construction of a new petrochemical industrial complex in Turkey in the first half of 2020. The estimated investment stands at €1.6-billion and will take the form of a joint venture... Read more

German hose manufacturer Tristone Flowtech Group has announced the completion of an expansion project and also broken ground on a new plant at its plastic pipes production facility in Walbrzych, in Lower Silecia, Poland... Read more

German audio specialist Sennheiser has opened a new plant in Brașov, Romania, marking the occasion with a celebration alongside its employees. After commencing the first assembly of products in November 2018, activity has now been ramped up to... Read more

  • AI in manufacturing

  • Legacy equipment in Industry 4.0

  • Manufacturing investment

  • Reduce carbon footprint

  • Egger Biskupiec

  • BMZ Group HQ

IE SUBSCRIBE

Online Magazine

IE AEROSPACE

IE AUTOMATION

IE AUTOMOTIVE

IE CHEMICALS

IE CONSTRUCTION

IE ENERGY

IE FOOD

IE HOME

IE PHARMA

IE Machine Vision

IE METALS

IE Packaging

IE CZECH

IE Hungary

IE POLAND

IE Slovakia