Month: October 2018

Daimler awards a major contract to KUKA

AUSGBURG, 30-Oct-2018 — /EuropaWire/ — Daimler AG is increasingly investing in leading-edge technology products from Augsburg. For the body-in-white production of the new C-class, Daimler has awarded a major contract to KUKA. The order value was booked in the third quarter of 2018. Production systems for the front and rear end, as well as the underbody

KUKA tasked to equip one of the largest U.S. automotive manufacturers with a new production system in a double-digit million euro contract

AUGSBURG, 30-Oct-2018 — /EuropaWire/ — KUKA has received a major systems engineering contract from one of the largest U.S. automotive manufacturers. The order volume lies in the high double-digit million euro range and was booked in the third quarter of 2018. KUKA has been tasked to equip the automotive plant with a new production system. This

BASF and SINOPEC sign MoU to further strengthen partnership in upstream and downstream chemical production in China

Mr. Dai Hou-Liang (left), Chairman of the Board and the President of SINOPEC Incorporation, and Dr. Martin Brudermueller, Chairman of the Executive Board of Directors, BASF SE, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to expand the two companies’ cooperation in China. New 1,000,000 metric tons steam cracker in Nanjing will support further downstream portfolio development

SAS’ powerful machine learning capabilities will apply ThreatMetrix digital identity intelligence

SAS’ powerful machine learning capabilities will apply ThreatMetrix digital identity intelligence Marlow, UK, 26-Oct-2018 — /EuropaWire/ — Today’s consumers expect to apply for credit at any time and from anywhere. To deliver optimal customer experience, financial institutions must make prompt credit decisions, often in seconds. Incorrectly deny a loan or credit line, and they are

Tokio Marine Kiln to close its Hong Kong office

LONDON, 26-Oct-2018 — /EuropaWire/ — Tokio Marine Kiln (TMK) today announced a reorganisation of its Asian operations based primarily in Singapore with supporting offices in Hong Kong and Shanghai. TMK will be closing its Hong Kong office with immediate effect and making arrangements over the next six months for the orderly runoff of the business.

Avior selects Ramboll for the Tromsø airport expansion

Avior selects Ramboll for the Tromsø airport expansion Continued traffic growth and a central location in Norway makes the planned expansion of Tromsø airport a high priority. COPENHAGEN, 26-Oct-2018 — /EuropaWire/ — Located in the largest city of northern Norway, Tromsø airport constitutes a central connection point between the north and south of Norway and an

Ramboll unveils UN’s Sustainable Development Goals impact assessment tool

Ramboll unveils UN’s Sustainable Development Goals impact assessment tool Ramboll unveils a new digital impact assessment tool. The tool is designed to help private sector companies gain a first overview of how they impact UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) and where to unfold the potential. COPENHAGEN, 26-Oct-2018 — /EuropaWire/ — How does my company impact the

Ramboll / Skellefteå Municipality study: the fundamental prerequisites for implementing self-driving bus are in place and we now hope to do so in 2019

Ramboll / Skellefteå Municipality study: the fundamental prerequisites for implementing self-driving bus are in place and we now hope to do so in 2019 How can we make public transport safer and the countryside more accessible? One answer may be self-driving bus shelters, where passengers are protected against the weather inside lighted buses while being