Hyperloop, the superfast 'vacuum train,' is coming to China
25th July 2018
(CNN) - Tongren city in Guizhou province has become the first city in China to sign an agreement with US-based Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT). Guizhou, one of China's fastest-growing provinces, has been splurging more than $100 billion on infrastructure upgrades in the last few years. It has become the home for many Chinese and international tech companies.Read More
Uflex awarded for Flexfresh solution
25th July 2018
Uflex received the important recognition at the 7th edition of the Innovation Practitioner's Summit and thanks to the great innovation introduced by its new product Flexfresh
Uflex, one of the largest providers of flexible packaging materials established in 1985 with global presence has been awarded for its patented Flexfresh solution by the AIMA. Read More
Vetaphone offers Industry 4.0 Gen 2
CEO Frank Eisby explains how his company has moved the game on
25th July 2018
Industry 4.0 is the topic on many lips right now, and to some it has been over-hyped, but if the understanding of the term is a 'smart factory', then this has largely been achieved. The principle of Industry 4.0 is based on the premise that by connecting machines, work pieces and systems, businesses are creating intelligent networks along the entire value chain that can control each other autonomously.Read More
Windmö ller & Hö lscher CEO Jürgen Vutz; Aventus Managing Director Kai Lammers; Haver & Boecker Managing Partner Florian Festge.
17th July 2018
The new joint company, Aventus GmbH & Co. KG, was formed June 11 as a 50-50 partnership and will specialize in filling technology for open bags, form-fill-seal bags and big bags as well as palletizing and load securing technology primarily for customers in the chemicals, food and animal feed markets.
Changan Automobile, Master Motor sign agreement: Chinese joint venture to start $100mln car plant by year-end
KARACHI: Chinese automakers are set to kick-start their $100 million car assembling plant with annual production capacity of 30,000 units by the year-end, officials said on Friday.
"We are excited to see the market potential in Pakistan as well as the export opportunities we can tap," Wang Huanran, assistant president and general manager of Overseas Business Development at Changan Automobile told media.
Changan Automobile signed an agreement with Master Motor Limited, an authorized assembler of Chinese auto brand in Pakistan and that is already assembling buses and trucks in Pakistan.
Groundbreaking technologies & Innovations to be displayed
PLASTI&PACK PAKISTAN 2018 - 16th International Plastics and Packaging Industry Exhibition & its concurrent IFTECH PAKISTAN 2018 - 15th International Food and Beverage Processing & Packaging Technologies Exhibition are going to take place this year in Lahore from 2nd - 4th August at Expo Center Lahore. Both of these events are considered as the LARGEST ANNUAL GATHERING OF PLASTICS, PACKAGING and FOOD PROCESSING TECHNOLOGIES IN PAKISTAN. Read More
Bobst Changzhou Opening
The new state-of-the-art Greenfield facility of Bobst (Changzhou) Co., Ltd. located in the Wujin District of Changzhou city, in the Jiangsu province of China, played host to three days of celebrations and machine demonstrations on 16, 17 and 18 May 2018. The event marked the official opening of BOBST's new production facility and Competence Center dedicated to web-fed printing and converting technologies for flexible materials.
The symbolic cutting of the ribbon performed on stage on 16th May 2018: From left to right: Mr. Messrs Lubin Lu, Business Director, Greater China, Business Unit Web-fed; Mr. Gary Tseng, Honorary Chairman of Bobst Great China Committee; Mr. Attilio Tissi, CFO of Bobst Group,Mr. Alexander Hoffet, Consul General of Switzerland in Shanghai, Mr. Jean Pascal Bobst , CEO of Bobst Group, Mr. Shi Zhijun , Vice Mayor of Changzhou Municipal City, Mr. Stone Shi, Vice Director of WIZ Party Committee, Mr. Erik Bothorel , Head of Business Unit Web-fed,Mr. Camillo Carra, GM of Bobst Changzhou, Mr. Leo Zhou, Operation Director of Bobst Changzhou.