Chinese subsidiary at Huber Kältemaschinenbau AG

Temperature control technology company Peter Huber Kältemaschinenbau AG continues its international expansion. In early August 2018, Huber opened a new sales office based in Guangzhou, China. The new subsidiary will serve end users and dealers in China under the name “Huber China”. Kevin Xie, CEO of Huber China, is looking forward to the challenges ahead….

Find components and assemblies with PARTsolutions

The female peacock demonstrates the best way to go about finding a partner: The beautiful eyes on the tail of a peacock are decisive for finding the right partner. As also in engineering, the search for the right component is often much faster when the focus is on a certain subsection. For this reason, the…

Driving development with innovative engineering

Modern, innovative mechanical engineering is characterised by decreasing external dimensions with constant or increasing overall performance. This development is not at least prescribed by the drive technology and here the required fasteners should not be underestimated. With the metal bellows coupling series KPS, the company Jakob Antriebstechnik from Kleinwallstadt was able to take this development…

Can-Fite signs development and distribution deal with CMS Medical

Biotechnology firm Can-Fite BioPharma, which specialises in small molecule drugs that address cancer, liver and inflammatory diseases, has signed a license, collaboration and distribution agreement with CMS Medical Venture Investment Limited for the commercialisation of Can-Fite’s Piclidenoson for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and psoriasis and Namodenoson for the treatment of advanced liver cancer and…

Space Structures uses ESI Software to protect panel integrity

Software and services specialist ESI Group, which focuses on support for virtual prototyping in manufacturing industries, has completed work on with German customer Space Structures on a project for the European Space Agency (ESA). As simulation models are key to ensuring the integrity of vital launch equipment subject to high-intensity acoustic field during launch, accurately…

Digital twins for engineering technology

IDC FutureScape: Worldwide IoT Predictions has stated that “By 2020, 30% of G2000 companies will be using data from digital twins of IoT connected products and assets to improve product innovation success rates and organisational productivity, achieving gains of up to 25%.” But what exactly is a digital twin and what could it do for…

Rheinmetall flight training technology takes off

Training solutions specialist Rheinmetall has been supplying training technology for more than a decade, supporting numerous major military systems such as the NH90, EF2000, Tornado, MIG 29, Tiger, A400M and KC390, as well as civil projects like the EC135, A320 and EC145. The Düsseldorf-based group’s experience in the design, development, fabrication, maintenance and operation of…

Oemeta’s water-miscible metalworking fluids for special materials

Industrial lubricants specialist Oemeta presents new water-miscible metalworking fluids at AMB 2018. With special, newly developed products for titanium alloys, carbides and non-ferrous metals, the manufacturing firm introduces compatible oils for special materials. Its innovations offer high levels of corrosion protection, lubricating performance and swarf removal, respectively. This has been proven in multiple test series….

BMW innovates autonomous driving with codeBeamer ALM software

Intland Software GmbH, developer of codeBeamer ALM, has confirmed that BMW has adopted its software tool. The German carmaker uses Intland’s Application Lifecycle Management software platform to propel the innovation and development of its autonomous driving technology. With this high-profile automotive customer win, Intland Software’s fully integrated collaborative ALM solution takes a step further towards…

New realities in the automotive industry

In the auto industry, hardly anything stays the same. Due to the trend towards e-mobility, both the requirements and the framework conditions have changed significantly, even when it comes to hiring specialists and executives. It’s not the car manufacturers and suppliers themselves that are able to select best minds; it’s now more a case of…