Eurotrans Gears Training on Geometry & Design Starting from 24th of November and spread over 3 weeks, the Eurotrans Gears Training on Design and Geometry will be held in an online format. This is a specialised training at master level on the design and geometry of gears. Interested? Register now!
Exypnos contributes to the electric car of the future An extremely efficient solar-powered car with a range of up to 725 km without having to stop at a charging station. The Dutch start-up Lightyear is currently testing the first prototype. The sealing technology developed by Exypnos, based in Kruibeke, Belgium, played an important part in getting this first-in-class vehicle on the road.
Food & Beverage Technology Club event with Jacques Crahay, CEO COSUCRA On 1 October, the Food & Beverage Technology Club welcomed Jacques Crahay, CEO of COSUCRA, and Bernard Castermant, Operations Manager. They spoke to the club members about the technological challenges faced by the company: “The demands to contain costs, speed up the time-to-market for new products and comply with global regulations are all placing huge amounts of pressure on the food processing industry. As such, reducing inefficiencies across the supply chain has become paramount.” This is a brief report of the event.
Kautex : Our response to diversification and market uncertainty As a sub-contractor for Ford, Opel and Volvo, among others, Kautex’s fuel tanks can be found in most of our vehicles. And you will not be surprised to find out that a deep disruption is currently underway in the mobility sector. The fluctuating mobility market requires Kautex to take a long-term view. How is the company reacting?
Agoria / ECA Robotics Belgium organize successful Future Partner Day 2020 On Thursday October 8th, 2020, Agoria enabled ECA Robotics Belgium to host its first supplier matchmaking event: the ECA Robotics Belgium Future Partner Day 2020.
Do you take escalators the right way? Today’s the first day of European Week for Safety and Health at Work 2020. To make its own contribution, Agoria has developed an online test to see how safely you take escalators. Your knowledge is tested in 10 multiple-choice questions. We focus on 10 specific points based on an analysis of the most commonly occurring accidents on escalators. Your score is provided at the end of the test, with a clear explanation of what constitutes safe behaviour.
Transport & Mobility Technology Club: A coffee with... Lieven Claeys (Verhaert) Verhaert Group helps other companies with innovation and product development. Customers from the automotive industry go there for support in the field of smart sensors, human interfaces, artificial intelligence and "controlled mapping". Interesting innovations? Lieven Claeys, business consultant at Verhaert, knows all about it. Watch the interview here!
Swift agreement on an intelligent Recovery Fund & MFF indispensable for industrial, sanitary and social recovery The EU’s Recovery Fund and the2021-2027 Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) that are on the table need prompt approval by EU Parliament, Council and national parliaments. Swiftly operational,Recovery Fund and EU budget are key to exit the economic crisis by financially supporting Member States, companies and workers.