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Covestro expanding capacity at German site

Materials manufacturer Covestro is moving forward with a repurposing of its production operations in Brunsbüttel, Germany. The board of management has officially approved an expansion of production capacity for the foam component MDI at the site.

Lectra appoints Céline Choussy Bedouet to its executive committee

This appointment reflects Lectra’s strategy to boost its marketing and communications.

Aliancys, Tankwell and Den Hartogh increase payload and reduce freight cost with composite tank containers

Den Hartogh Logistics has introduced in its fleet operations a new type of composite tank containers, that allows reducing freight cost per trip by 5 to 10 %.

Industrie Holding Nimbus acquires battenfeld-cincinnati

With the take-over, the battenfeld-cincinnati group will receive new financial resources and equity capital will be strengthened in a sustainable manner.

Solar Impulse the first ever solar, electric and zero-emission crossing of the Atlantic ocean

On its journey around the world, Solar Impulse 2 (Si2) – the solar airplane of Swiss pioneers Bertrand Piccard and André Borschberg – landed in Seville, Spain, after a flight of three days and three nights (71 hours and 8 minutes) without fuel, completing the crossing of the Atlantic Ocean with several world records.

Stelia Aerospace pose la première pierre de son bâtiment de Toulouse à Colomiers

Ce nouvel édifice regroupera début 2018, l’ensemble des salariés toulousains et la direction du groupe.

Le Groupe PSA de retour en Iran avec son partenaire Iran Khodro

Le Groupe PSA et Iran Khodro ont signé l’accord final de joint-venture en vue de produire des véhicules de dernière génération en Iran.

Bruno Grandjean élu président de la Fédération des Industries Mécaniques

Le président du Directoire de Redex a été élu à l’issue de l’assemblée générale de la FIM du 15 juin 2016 président de la Fédération des Industries Mécaniques, pour un mandat de 3 ans.