May 20, 2022

Technology & Sustainability

Real-time communication via 5G with Profinet

Siemens at Hannover Messe, Hall 9, Booth D49 – both on site and virtually, from May 30th to June 2nd.  Siemens enables the transmission of Profinet IO via a private 5G network, which allows data to be transmitted in real time for industrial applications. This is made possible by the VXLAN (Virtual Extensible LAN) transmission

Sustainability is the key theme in PP 

A new report and database from AMI Consulting published in March 2022 quantify and analyse the European PP market and examine the most recent industry dynamics. Rhian O’Connor, Senior Consultant and Katrina Purser, Senior Research Analyst are the authors of the 2022 editions of AMI’s Polypropylene Markets Europe report and Polypropylene Processors Europe database which are the result of an extensive research programme,

Kohlhoff Compact Hygiene Stations HD Line in Anuga FoodTec

Kohlhoff Hygienetechnik, Unna, always equips its compact hygiene stations developed for the food industry as well as for large slaughterhouses and cutting plants with high-performance and reliable components, thus meeting the special requirements for resilience and functional safety of these companies. At the beginning of the model year 2022, the compact hygiene stations of the

Henkel’s key trends in shaping a sustainable future for Packaging in 2022

The year 2022 will see the packaging industry continue to adopt a sustainability-firstmindset but success will demand greater cross-industry cooperation and transparency, predictsHenkel Adhesive Technologies. The challenges for the year ahead were explored at the closeof 2021 by Henkel alongside manufacturers and other experts from across the entire packagingand consumer goods supply chain at the

GCCIA two-day forum on Cyber Security Strategies in GCC Pavilion ends on a positive note

71% of networks have outdated operating systems, 64% are using insecure passwords, and 66% are not updated with the latest antivirus updates says Global IoT/ICS Risk Report Operational Technology (OT) — the hardware and software that monitors or controls equipment, assets and processes within industrial environments, has become a top target for rapidly growing cyber

Moro Hub, the largest solar-powered data centre in the Middle East and Africa

HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) and Steven Yi, President of Huawei Middle East & Africa, have broken ground for the first phase of the largest solar-powered data centre in the Middle East and Africa, set to be Uptime TIER III-Certified. The data centre will be

SACMI extends its traditional Christmas solidarity

This Christmas, SACMI has set out to support human dignity and basic rights: it has done so by working with inspiring charities who have, for years, been building projects and services for the local and international community. For a long time now, SACMI has been at the forefront when it comes to supporting local organizations

Alesca Life: Towards a more localized and data-driven farming future

Precision farming company Alesca Life today announced a strategic partnership with China Communications Construction Company (CCCC), Ziyang Water Investment, and Ziyang Airport Economic Zone to deploy 1,000 modular vertical farms in Greater Chengdu, Sichuan Province to establish the largest indoor farming project in China. Located in the heart of the Chengdu-Chongqing economic circle with a

Siemens renews the term of office of CFO

The Supervisory Board of Siemens AG decided to renew the appointment of Managing Board member Ralf P. Thomas (60). The term of the company’s Chief Financial Officer of Siemens AG will run until December 14, 2026. “Ralf Thomas has an outstanding track record and has been instrumental in the execution of the strategy to create

Be a slow food supporter

For the last three decades, Slow Food, an international organization based in Ital;y has been working to defend biodiversity and combat the climate crisis. Promoting good, clean and fair food for all, Slow Food involves over a million people in more than 160 countries with thousands of active projects, Globally. Slow Food Communities protects thousands of food products and

Hanover University of Applied Sciences uses reusable tableware from Relevo

 “We were looking for a partner with whom we could make the To-Go food service at the Hannover Medical School sustainable, innovative and easy for everyone. Relevo convinced us straight away with its deposit-free reusable system and its own app, ”said Stefan Birnfeld, head of the MHH central kitchen, and Christoph Bodenstein, MHH cafeteria coordinator,

Successful shaping of corporate digitization

Turning those affected into participants – how does it work? Take the employees with you to digitization! This is a common piece of advice. But how can it be implemented in the company? At what point in time should employees be involved and in what form? How do works councils deal with the challenges of

SIG launches “Plant 360 Asset Health Monitoring”

SIG has launched a new digital smart factory solution “Plant 360 Asset Health Monitoring”, taking an important next step in proactive services for customers to improve their operations and ensure the highest food safety and quality while reducing costs. SIG now makes it possible to transform data into insights. More than ever, food and beverage