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EUROMAP 79 - Meeting at Beckhoff
21.12.2016 Real-time capability and machine safety were two important topics at the seventh working group meeting for the development of the Industry 4.0-ready interface between injection moulding machines and robots.
Technical steering committee
25.11.2016 Efficiency is and remains important competitive factor.
Mechanical engineering industry takes a breather
05.07.2018 In May 2018, incoming orders in the mechanical engineering sector in Germany fell slightly short of the previous year's result.
Henrik Schunk joins the VDMA Board of Chairmen
28.06.2018 At its ordinary meeting, the Main Board of the VDMA elected Henrik Schunk (on the left, next to VDMA President Carl Martin Welcker and VDMA Vice President Karl Haeusgen), a family entrepreneur, as Vice President of the association.