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29.03.2017

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Looking Back on a Disappointing 2016: German Plant Engineers Between Hope and Trepidation

Plant engineering has fallen on hard times – Especially in Germany, Europe’s industrial behemoth, home to some of the world’s biggest chemical and pharmaceutical enterprises, engineering companies booked less orders in 2016 than in the already disappointing year before. Is the mo...

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19.08.2016

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New Ways in the Far East: What Made-in-China 2025 Means for Petrochemicals and Chemicals

China is stepping up the pace — By 2025, China wants to play a leading role in terms of innovation, sustainability and networking. The ambitious plan will be a challenge particularly for chemical and petrochemical companies. What solutions does the concept “Made in China 2025” of...

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20.03.2013

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Drop in Orders for Plant Engineering – Developing Countries Take the Lead

Fallen on hard times: After an optimistic start in 2012, Germany's plant engineering industry faced a significant drop in orders in late 2012. Now Europe hopes to take a slice of the action of the US shale gas boom...

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03.04.2012

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German Engineering Industry With High Expectations for ACHEMA 2012

Germany's engineering firms have high expectations for the recent fiscal – Especially the ACHEMA 2012 (18- 22 June 2012, Frankfurt) is highly anticipated as a chance to present new and innovative products for additional efficiency, sustainability and customer benefit.

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