27/09/2018The smart factory of the future
28/08/2018Additive manufacturing has been gaining in importance in the industrial sector for around ten years now. Sintering processes, new FDM technologies and printers the size of entire warehouses have developed from what once were small Cartesian printers. In the meantime, technology is regarded as a kind of panacea in many industries - but this technology is not going to be for some time yet.
19/07/2018Virtual Reality itself is an old story: Already in the 1980s, this technology wanted to take off. However, the right technology was simply not available yet. Today it is different. VR Glasses can be used in production environments. This thus allows the industry to benefit from the new technology.
24/06/2018The United States of America has been imposing punitive tariffs on steel and aluminium imports since the beginning of June. The European industry is annoyed by the so-called 'trade war' and wants a prompt solution from politicians. The EU wants to respond to US President Trump with appropriate countermeasures - however, he will not be deterred.
23/05/2018How new technology, connected devices and high-tech robots help with a high ROI - and how it helps your company
19/04/2018The new network standard explained - and how you can use it for your company
24/03/2018With the „Care-O-bot 4“, the Mojin Robotics GmbH is releasing now a new intelligent roboter. The device will be used in retail and health care.
08/02/2018Within the last months, members of the Additive Manufacturing Association within VDMA have therefore compiled a roadmap sketching out the way to automated manufacturing processes in industrial 3D print.
01/01/2018While additive manufacturing for plastics has already produced the first affordable printers for the home, when it comes to metal, the technology remains in the hands of innovative industrial companies.
01/12/2017The figures and deadlines given may vary, but as of 2025, the industry expects a considerable increase in the number of electric vehicles. The market penetration of electric cars will also cause a considerable increase in the use of light metal castings.