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11.12.2015

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How Bartec will Drive The New Mobility in Process Industry

The working world is becoming more and more mobile in the process industry. The acceptance and the desire for more mobility in operations is there. So, it is the right time to bring mobile devices even in the hazardous areas into the field, says Nader Halmuschi, who is leading th...

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30.11.2015

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New Leadership For Global Success

Marcus Eisenhuth (on the right) and Heiko Laubheimer aim to boost BARTEC’s impact and profile. A global player that serves its customers and protects people and the environment.

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26.11.2015

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Orbit X - Making mobile work safer and more efficient.

Hot on the heels of the ex-protected smartphone Impact X and the tablet PC Agile X comes the next innovation in the “BARTEC goes mobile” strategy for flexible and efficient working, improved work flows and quick, precise decisions in the field. The latest member of the “X seri

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24.11.2015

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Mobile Field Device Management

Together with the FDT Group and leading automation manufacturers, BARTEC is constantly working on mobile solutions for diagnosing and parametrising field devices.

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22.11.2015

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Mobile Field Device Management

Together with the FDT Group and leading automation manufacturers, BARTEC is constantly working on mobile solutions for diagnosing and parametrising field devices.

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11.11.2015

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Enterprise Mobility - Connect, Protect, Improve

Innovation and transformation are two key parts of Process Industry 4.0. But how can the latest trends be transferred to hazardous areas? And what does this mean for mobile devices?

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04.11.2015

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Changes in BARTEC Management

After nearly twelve years at the helmet of the company, CEO Dr Ralf Köster hands over the leadership of BARTEC Group/COO Marcus Eisenhuth and CFO Heiko Laubheimer will jointly assume leadership of the company.

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18.08.2015

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Prestige project by the Caspian Sea

Brought online in 2014, the petrochemicals plant in the port city of Aktau on the banks of the Caspian Sea is a showcase project for Kazakhstan's continuing development.

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18.08.2015

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Virtual systems safely on screen

As 2014 drew to a close, the new technology centre for chemical development at Boehringer Ingelheim opened its doors, becoming the pharmaceutical company's largest research and development facility worldwide. Playing their part were the new, highly secure Zero Clients from BARTEC

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18.08.2015

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Enterprise Mobility, Innovation and Transformation on the Way to Process Industry 4.0 – the BARTEC Study!

In the following interview, CEO Dr Ralf Köster, discusses enterprise mobility and explosion protection in the age of Industry 4.0, as well as the background to the acquisition of the startup Pixavi, the cooperation between the partners and the continued focus on mobile.

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28.07.2015

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Outstandingly Innovative: BARTEC

Success built upon entrepreneurial vision: BARTEC was honoured as one of Germany's most innovative SMEs at the German SME Summit in Essen on 26 June. The Bad Mergentheim-based company joins an exclusive group of prizewinners stretching back over more than 20 years as Top 100 m...

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22.06.2015

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GOOD PROGNOSES

As ACHEMA, the world's leading trade fair for the chemical industry, approaches, Christian Bünger from the German Chemical Industry Association (VCI) speaks to BARTEC INSIGHT about the future of the sector.

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22.06.2015

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JUST THE TOOL! The new Zero Client technology from BARTEC is setting new benchmarks in hazardous areas.

Preventing manipulation and data abuse: With the POLARIS REMOTE ZeroClients, personnel working in Ex areas can safely access central, virtual or PC-based IT applications.

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22.06.2015

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HIGH-TECH COMPANIONS

Many advanced economies suffer from a lack of skilled workers. As a result, staff are increasingly operating alone, especially in the chemical industry. Electronic noses, mobile offices and, in future, even augmented reality can make everyday work easier and safer.

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22.06.2015

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GRANDIOSO!

By acquiring the Italian company TOP Group, BARTEC isn't just gaining new technologies, but also access to new markets.

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22.06.2015

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BARTEC at ACHEMA 2015 - Pioneering Solutions for Increased Safety and Efficiency

The ACHEMA 2015 ended with an optimistic mood and more than 166,000 international visitors in Frankfurt/Germany.

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18.05.2015

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Success All Along the Line

Remote I/O passes practical test at Motip Dupli with flying colors The innovative remote I/O from BARTEC simplifies circuit technology and has no switch amplifiers, which reduces the space requirement for the control and also makes do with an industrial switching cabinet in ex...

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18.05.2015

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Tutto bene in Natural Gas Transport

A perfect blue sky, the waves glistening in the sun’s rays. A couple cling to the back of a motor scooter as it curves its way along a coastal road. The Italian dolce vita summed up in a single image. But it is not just the scooter that needs powering. At 64.4 per cent of the ...

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18.05.2015

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Safely Tapping Oil Wells

Leaks are damaging, not only to the marine ecosystem, but also to the image of the pumping company. Keeping crude oil safely in the pipeline at all times is therefore an absolute must. This is known in the industry as “blowout prevention”. The technology that guarantees this i...

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18.05.2015

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In the Palm of Your Hand

When Alfred Knoll, a technician at a leading aromatics producer, begins his inspection round, he knows exactly what to do. As soon as he logs in, his mobile computer clearly lists all maintenance tours of his shift. A vital guide To find out whether he is at the right station ...

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10.04.2015

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New ATEX Directive 2014/34/EU Is Getting Closer

Equipment and protective systems for use in hazardous areas must comply with the requirements of the ATEX Directive 94/9/EC. The ATEX Directive applies to: devices with their own potential ignition source, protective systems, components which are incorporated into protective ...

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24.02.2015

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Changes to the BARTEC Board of Management

Marcus Eisenhuth new COO, Georgios Kabitoglou new CSO of the BARTEC Group

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12.01.2015

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BARTEC Again Listed in the “Encyclopedia of World Market Leaders”

The interesting reference book is entering its second edition. Around 1,000 companies that are included amongst German world market leaders were put together by the economics publishing company Deutsche Standards EDITIONEN. The book is published by Dr. Florian Langenscheidt an...

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18.12.2014

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Biggest Acquisition in Company's History: BARTEC to Acquire Italian TOP GROUP (FEAM, NUOVA ASP, FENEX), Completing its Portfolio in Explosion Protection

BARTEC, a leading global provider of explosion protection, is continuing its aggressive growth strategy. By acquiring the majority in the Italian TOP GROUP, comprising FEAM, NUOVA ASP and FENEX, the BARTEC Group is further expanding its leading global position and is on track ...

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24.11.2014

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SUPPORT AND INSPIRE

Children need two things,” said the great German writer Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, “roots and wings”. Two BARTEC apprentices, Sandra and Jenny, took this idea to heart as they helped children explore and discover the adult world at the “Kinderspielstadt” (children’s play town...

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24.11.2014

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INTRINSICALLY SAFE AND VERSATILE

The world’s first ex-protected high-end Android smartphone comes from Norway and is the result of a close cooperation between BARTEC PIXAVI and Shell.

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24.11.2014

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MOBILE FREEDOM

Communication, visualisation and data acquisition made safe and flexible. Mobile end devices improve processes, enable new forms of cooperation and bring the office to hazardous areas.

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23.11.2014

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MOBILE BUT TOUGH

Following on the success of mobile devices among personal users, rugged tablet PCs and smartphones are now becoming an increasingly common sight in industrial sectors like the process industry.

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23.11.2014

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Focus on Mobile Solutions – Expert Visitors Impressed by BARTEC's Portfolio for Use in Hazardous Areas

The SPS IPC Drives reconfirmed its position as Europe's leading trade fair for electric automation technology. From 25-27 November 2014 over 56,000 expert visitors availed themselves of the opportunity to learn about innovation and current trends in the industry from the 1,602...

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09.10.2014

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High-End Android Smartphone for Hazardous Areas

BARTEC PIXAVI has been able to create a device that bridges the gap between consumer and industrial mobile devices: Impact X is the first intrinsically safe smartphone with the same usability, performance and functionality as high-end consumer devices. The product is ready to ...

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15.07.2014

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The Explosion-Proof Revolution in Everyday 'Plant' Life

Explosion-proof mobile computers for strategic maintenance and live video conferencing systems not only improve work flow and asset management, they also increase the availability and flexibility of systems and optimise processes. Read here about the opportunities presented by ma...

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14.07.2014

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PANIC AT THE PUMP

BARTEC microswitch as an explosion protection at the pump.

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14.07.2014

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Valuable centimetres

BARTEC delivers space-saving remote I/O solution.

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14.07.2014

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Efficiency in real time

If you want to be market leader, you have to offer more than the competition, even in a niche market like ex-certified mobile devices. Christian Rokseth, CEO of Norwegian company PIXAVI, which was recently acquired by BARTEC, explains the secret of his success.

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02.05.2014

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Cleverly Stowed: Automation in Confined Space for Deep Drill Operations

While deep drill operations reach far down underground, the space at the well –head is confined and costly. A huge problem for control systems in the operator cabin. So why not integrate them into the only piece of furniture that has to be there anyway — the operator’s chair? Thi...

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29.04.2014

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BARTEC Completes Acquisition of ORB

Leading Position in the Physical Property Analyzers Business Further Strengthened BARTEC, one of the world’s leading providers of industrial safety technology, continues to actively pursue its vigorous growth path. The high-tech company, headquartered in Bad Mergentheim, Germa...

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06.02.2014

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Broad Variety of Configurations for Mobile Computers

BARTEC offers its customers about 2,000 possibilities for the individual configuration of explosion-protected mobile computers.

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05.02.2014

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BARTEC Is Nominated for the Grand Prize for Medium-Sized Enterprises

The explosion protection expert was again proposed for this award to the Jury in 2014.

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04.02.2014

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BARTEC Consequently Pursues its Growth Strategy

Acquisition of Pixavi, the World Leading Supplier of Mobile Communication Devices for Ex Areas

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18.11.2013

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A SENSE FOR THE INTERNATIONAL

Valuable experiences gained in internships abroad

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