Göppingen – On January 1, 2020, Frank Klingemann took over the management of the Industry division at Schuler. [...] The graduate engineer has 30 years of experience in the industry, which he gained in various managing positions at the robot manufacturer Kuka.
Achern – At FENSTERBAU FRONTALE 2020 in Nuremberg, the trade fair for the window, door and façade construction sector (18th to 21st March), the sawing and storage technology specialist KASTO will be presenting its space-saving UNITOWER tower storage system.
Essen – Materials Services, the thyssenkrupp Group's materials distribution and service provider, is continuing to invest in its e-commerce activities: The company has purchased the data model for materials and anonymized product data from Mapudo GmbH.
Salzgitter/Düsseldorf/Oosterhout – Salzgitter Mannesmann Staalhandel B.V., a Group company of Salzgitter AG, took over heavy plate specialist trading company Statendam Steel Plates B.V. effective December 31, 2019. Both companies operate out of Oosterhout/Netherlands.
Brussels – In a Joint Statement issued today, representatives of the European Union, the United States and Japan announced their agreement to strengthen existing rules on industrial subsidies and condemned forced technology transfers practices.
Canton/ Klášterec – Many parts for Volkswagen’s new electric car ID.3 have their origins in Schuler presses. The supplier Snop produces A-pillars and sills on the hot stamping line at its location in Klášterec (Czech Republic) in the south of Zwickau (Germany), where the ID.3 rolls off the line.